Tallahassee is the capital of the U.S. state of
Florida. Tallahassee is the county seat and only incorporated municipality in Leon County, and
Tallahassee is the 133rd largest city in the United
States. Tallahassee became the capital of Florida, then the Florida Territory, in 1824. In 2008, the population recorded by the U.S. Census Bureau was
172,574, while the Tallahassee metropolitan area was estimated at 360,013 in 2009.
Welcome to Tallahassee
This travel and tourism guide for Tallahassee, featuring hotels and other accommodations, tours, attractions, events, shopping and more, will help you plan a successful visit to Tallahassee, Florida, U.S.A.
Tallahassee is located in the Florida Panhandle
Tallahassee was named Florida's state capital in 1832 and Tallahassee is now one of the major commercial centers in the state. For visitors,
Tallahassee city has many museums, including the Tallahassee Museum of History and Natural Science and the Riley Museum Center of African American History and Culture, giving visitors information to Florida's history. While visiting the
Tallahassee Antique Car Museum, where various automobiles from as early as the 1880s are on display, visitors also have the opportunity to see the Batmobile from the 1992 movie Batman Returns. The canopy roads in Tallahassee characterize the beautiful natural settings of the
Tallahassee city. In addition, the live oak trees that grow along either side of these state-protected roads create picturesque arcs above the streets.
Visit Tallahassee by air
* Tallahassee Regional Airport (IATA: TLH), 3300 Capital Cir SW, (850) 891-7800,. There are non-stop flights to Tallahassee Municipal Airport from the following cities (some cities may be seasonal or only offer service certain days of the week): Atlanta, Charlotte, DFW, Fort Lauderdale, Memphis, Miami, Orlando, Tampa and West Palm Beach.
Visit Tallahassee by car
* Tallahassee is on Interstate Highway 10
What to do and see in Tallahassee