The Turnbull Conference Center is a full-service center for hosting academic conferences as well as government meetings, non-profit, business and community events, association programs, corporate seminars and professional development events.
The beautiful Turner Auditorium, part of TCC’s Fine & Performing Arts Center, boasts 490 seats with plenty of leg room, great sight lines and fantastic acoustics. Before attending a performance, audiences are encouraged to visit the Ralph Hurst Gallery and TCC Fine Arts Gallery, which are located adjacent to the auditorium.
Situated directly across form campus, the Grand Ballroom at the FSU Alumni Center is a unique space surrounded by large windows and glass doors that provide a breathtaking view. The space provides over 300 seats and is a perfect location for entertainment of all types.
Goodwood is an historical landmark in the Tallahassee community. Its legacy of hospitality and Old Florida charm is reflected in its mission: Goodwood Museum & Gardens connects the community as a setting where we preserve and share our history, enjoy the arts, and celebrate significant events in our lives.
Located in the Werkmeister Reading Room in Dodd Hall, the Heritage Museum displays photographs, ephemera, and artifacts that document the history of FSU. Dodd Hall was built in 1923 and served as the library for the Florida State College for Women, and then for FSU until Strozier Library was built in 1956. Renovations began to improve the former library space in 1991. The reading room is named for Professor William H. & Dr. Lucyle T. Werkmeister. The crown jewel of the room is the Werkmeister Window, a stained glass window that took over 10 years to build and contains more than 10,000 individual pieces.
Opperman Music Hall is a 437-seat concert hall located in Florida State University’s Kuersteiner building. It is named for Ella Scoble Opperman who served as the first dean of music from 1911 to 1944. The hall can accommodate concerts ranging from solo recitals to chamber orchestra, band concerts and opera.
Located on 3,000 acres of piney woods, 80 of which are available to the public, is the beautiful Pebble Hill Plantation. Mrs. Elisabeth Ireland Poe bequeathed her estate to the Pebble Hill Foundation and specified her home, gardens, art and antique collections be preserved and open to the public for generations to come.
This traditional proscenium theatre, which seats over 490, is named for FSU School of Theatre’s Dean Emeritus Richard G. Fallon. Hosting more than 150 productions since it opened its doors in 1970, the Richard G. Fallon Theatre has been voted Tallahassee’s Best Place to See a Play for the past several years.
The primary performance venue for Florida State University, Ruby Diamond Concert Hall is located in the Westcott building and offers seating capacity up to 1,260. Originally built in 1911, it was torn down in 1951 after developing a settling crack and was rebuilt in 1954. In 1971 the auditorium was named in honor of a generous benefactor and a graduate of the Florida State College for Women.