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Historic Campus - Century Tower - University of Florida

Historic Campus - Century Tower. Tracing its roots to a parent institution founded in 1853, the University of Florida marked its centennial in 1953 by dedicating the Century Tower to alumni lost in World Wars I and II. From the Tower, the sound of the quarter hour tolls and the music of the 61 bronze bell carillons project across the campus. More

Century Tower (University of Florida) - Wikipedia

Location. Gainesville, Florida. Built. 1953. Architect. Jefferson M. Hamilton. Architectural style. Modified Collegiate Gothic. The Century Tower is a 157-foot-tall (48 m) carillon tower in the center of the University of Florida campus in Gainesville, Florida, United States. More

Century Tower - Gainesville, FL

1 review of Century Tower "As a proud double Gator, Century Tower has served as a beacon of hope. It represents the heights you can reach with whatever you decide to purse at the University of Florida. Located in the center of campus, it demonstrates the fact that everything you decide to do is within reach after leaving the Gator Nation. It is a symbol for our university and is a beautiful ... More

Century Tower at the University of Florida - OSRAM

Century Tower, a 157-foot tall structure located at the heart of campus, stands taller than any other historic building at the university. Construction of the bell tower began in 1953 to commemorate the 100 year anniversary of the university. It houses a carillon of 61 bells, chiming each quarter of the hour from 8 am to 8 pm. More

"Century Tower UF Gainesville, FL" by George Lansing ...

Century Tower 1, UF. Gainesville, FL. Century Tower was built in 1953 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the university and was dedicated to UF students killed in World Wars I and II. The interior was originally planned as a historic museum and art gallery, but it was never completed. In 1979, a cast-bells carillon was installed in the Century Tower. It is a 157-foot-tall (48 m) carillon ... More

Florida Memory • Century Tower - Gainesville, Florida

Accompanying note "Century Tower (1953) was built to commemorate the University's war dead. The Tower contains a carillon that sends music throughout the campus at regular intervals during the day ... More

Century Tower on the UF campus - Gainesville, Florida.

Florida Memory is funded under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act from the Institute of Museum and Library Services. Florida's LSTA program is administered by the Department of State's Division of Library and Information Services.. For FY2021-22, the percentage of total costs for the Florida Memory program financed with federal money is 66%; the federal dollar amount to ... More

Century Tower (Gainesville) - Gainesville, Florida

The Century Tower is a 157 foot tall carillon tower in the center of the University of Florida campus in Gainesville, Florida. It is the most recognizable symbol of the University of Florida, as well as the city of Gainesville. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places on April 20, 1989. Built in 1953 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the founding of UF's parent ... More

Century Tower Carillon at the University of Florida (npa2005)

Century Tower Carillon at the University of Florida (npa2005) Creator: University of Florida. News Bureau. Beach, Mort ( Reporter) Donor: University of Florida. News and Public Affairs. Place of Publication: Gainesville, Fla. Publisher: University of Florida Publication Date: 11/27/1979 Language: English More