The May-Stringer House, home of the Hernando Heritage Museum, is a historic residential building inBrooksville, Florida, United States. It is located at 601 Museum Court. On March 8, 1997, it was added to the U.S.National Register of Historic Places. It is home to the May-Stringer Heritage Museum. It's also believed to be haunted by the ghost of Jessie May. For more Info.Click Here
The Hernando County Courthouse, built in 1913, is an historic courthouse building located in Brooksville,Florida, It was designed by Atlanta-based architect William Augustus Edwards who designed one other courthouse in Florida, two in Georgia and nine in South Carolina as well as academic buildings at 12 institutions in Florida, Georgia and South Carolina. He designed most of the original buildings on the campus of the University of Florida in Gainesville.
The courhouse been called the Brooksville crown. In 1989, The Hernando County Courthouse was listed in A Guide to Florida's Historic Architecture, published by the University of Florida Press.
Hernando County Courthouse, in Brooksville, Florida
Statue on courthouse grounds of Confederate soldier
Welcome to the City of Brooksville, Florida
Steeped in history, Brooksville, Florida was founded in 1856. In fact, some of our homes and structures are registered with the National Register of Historic Places and many date back to the 1800's. And although we work hard to preserve and share our history, the City of Brooksville is progressive and is expanding to new areas.
Being a city within Florida's Adventure Coast, we have so much to offer, including downtown shops and eateries, biking and walking trails, local art and gorgeous family friendly parks for recreation. Whether a resident, business owner or visitor -- we hope you take full advantage of your time in Brooksville, explore some of our peaceful tree lined neighborhoods, tour our hand painted city murals, visit and learn more at our museums, dine at sumptuous restaurants and browse the unique local shops.