Welcome to the Historic Thomas Center

What was once a private residence and hotel is now a cultural events center for the community and surrounding areas of Gainesville, Florida. This Mediterranean Revival-style building is the settling for contemporary art exhibitions multiple restored period rooms and numerous historical exhibits. Its meeting rooms and performance spaces have become sought-after venues for weddings, conferences, and social events. The Thomas Center provides a versatile space which contributes to the cultural, civic and social life of Gainesville.

Gallery Exhibition

RockPaperScissors
Playing with Material Change
Sept. 28, 2018 – Jan. 4, 2019

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Jewel Box Concerts

Join us for The Grascals with their high powered bluegrass music

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Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration

Join Gainesville Mayor Lauren Poe as we welcome citizens and call for the giant tree to be lit!

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