Billy Graham Tour of Tampa

Tour curated by: Samuel Gore

Billy Graham famously preached for over six decades around the world. He was a spiritual leader in the Twentieth Century who met with heads of state, advising ten presidents of the United States. For all his achievements, Billy Graham started in Tampa, Florida, specifically in Temple Terrace at the Florida Bible Institute, now Trinity College of Florida. His humble beginnings are acknowledged all across Tampa Bay Region from Temple Terrace up to Pasco County.

This Tour was created in Dr. Jennifer Dukes-Knight's spring class of 2019, Internship in History, 4940 by Samuel Gore.

Locations for Tour

The Reverend Billy Graham, worldwide evangelist and “Pastor to the Presidents”, had a humble beginning here in Tampa, specifically in Temple Terrace. Billy Graham attended Florida Bible Institute in Temple Terrace along the Hillsborough River…