The Tarpon Springs Historic District is a U.S. historic district in Tarpon Springs, Florida. It is bounded by Read Street, Hibiscus Street, Orange Street, Levis Avenue, Lemon Street and Spring Bayou, encompasses approximately 700 acres (2.8 km2), and contains 145 historic buildings. On December 6, 1990, it was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.
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