Sharp Family Tourism and Education Center

Sharp Family Tourism and Education Center located at 840 Johnson Way in Lakeland. The education center housed in a 1925 Sears Catalog Home.  During the Great Depression Frank Lloyd Wright commissioned to design thirteen buildings on the campus of Florida Southern College the only college in the United States designed by him.

 

 

 

 

Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in the late 1930s the Usonian House built in 2013 adjacent to the Sharp Family Tourism and Education Center. Sit on a bench and admire the bronze sculpture of Frank Lloyd Wright and fountain that surround the Ruthven Family Plaza. Browse in the gift shop for an unusual assortment of items for sale. Purchase guided tours online or in the Sharp Family Tourism and Education Center.