Homestead Historic Downtown District

Bounded by NW 4th St., S Railroad Ave., SE 1st Rd. & N Krome Dr., Homestead, Florida


Homestead Historic Downtown District

Seminole Theater

Photo taken by Phillip Pessar

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)


National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 19, 2007
Reference number
Architectural styles
American Movement: Early Commercial; Modern Movement: Art Deco
Areas of significance
Architecture; Commerce; Community Planning and Development
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Specialty store; Professional; Financial institution; City hall; Fire station; Religious structure; Hotel
Current functions
Specialty store; Professional; Correctional facility; Organizational; Museum; Hotel
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant year
ca. 1913
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 63
Non-contributing buildings: 12
Non-contributing sites: 2
Non-contributing objects: 1


20th Century (29,076)
American Movement (6,254)
Art Deco (1,241)
Brick (42,462)
Built during 1910s (8,813)
District (10,497)
Early Commercial (952)
Florida (1,846)
Homestead, Florida (12)
Miami-Dade County, Florida (174)
Modern Movement (2,571)
Stucco (7,816)

Update Log 

  • July 5, 2015: New photos from Phillip Pessar