Tampa Bay Museums

When you are in Tampa, you will find a rich collection of museums, with a wide variety of interests, collections and focuses.  Here are just a few of the museums that you can visit, experience and learn from.

Dali Museum

The Dali Museum boasts an unparalleled collection of works by the artist, Salvador Dali. The collection is specially put together to show styles, historical timelines, themes, and the lifework of Dali.  There is a beautiful garden on the grounds and the building shows off architecture of imagination.

Imagine Museum

Have you ever experienced a museum that features all glass? With exhibits of all the creative ways to work with glass, Imagine Museum, is like no other.  You will find yourself questioning if the items are really created with glass.  The detail, the beauty, the uniqueness is unparalleled.

Firefighter Museum

Built in 1911 the Tampa Firefighters Museum helps to promote safety education and fire prevention.  It is interesting and educational to see and learn how firefighting vehicles transformed from horse-drawn to diesel-powered trucks. And that’s not all – you will visit the museum as it is located in a fully-restored firehouse from 1911. It is an historical landmark.  There are exhibits of all tools and an interactive child’s area for them to experience the day of a firefighter.

American Victory Ship Mariners Museum

Florida enjoys a lot of history.  This museum includes the “SS American Victory” ship, Tampa Bay.  It is one of only 4 fully operational WWII ships in the country. It is recognized on the National Register of Historic Places.  Come aboard and share in honoring men and women since 1775 that have built, sailed and protected the American Fleet.

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