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MOSI – MUSEUM OF SCIENCE & INDUSTRY – BG 4801 E Fowler Ave. • Tampa, FL 33617 (813) 987-6100 • www.mosi.org
MOSI is a not-for-profit, community-based institution and educational resource dedicated to advancing public interest, knowledge, and understanding of science, industry, and technology. With a total size of over 300,000 sq. ft., MOSI is the largest science center in the southeastern United States, and home of the only IMAX Dome Theatre in the state of Florida. Kids In Charge! The Children’s Science Center at MOSI is the largest children’s science center in the nation. Disasterville, featuring WeatherQuest, MOSI’s newest permanent exhibition combines education and 10,000 sq. ft. of interactive exhibits on the remarkable science behind natural disasters.
TAMPA BAY AUTOMOBILE MUSEUM – SP 3301 Gateway Centre Blvd. • Pinellas Park, FL 33782 (727) 579-8226 • www.tbauto.org
The Tampa Bay Automobile Museum, located in the Tampa, Clearwater, St. Petersburg area of west central Florida, features a unique collection of vintage cars and vehicles that demonstrate special creativity and imagination in their history and engineering.
TAMPA BAY HISTORY CENTER – DT 801 Old Water St. • Tampa, FL 33602 (813) 228-0097 • www.tampabayhistorycenter.org
Journey through 12,000 years of powerful stories. Stroll through a 1920s cigar store. Row up the Hillsborough River. Ride along with a cattle drive. Discover the stories of our early inhabitants. With an eclectic Museum Store and the Columbia Café, we offer an enjoyable experience for the whole family.
TAMPA FIREFIGHTERS MUSEUM – DT 720 Zack St. • Tampa, FL 33602 (813) 964-6862 • www.tampafiremuseum.org
The Tampa Firefighters Museum has officially opened its doors. Museum visitors can enjoy “hands on” exhibits, education programs, rental space for events, a gift shop, do- nation or sponsorship opportunities, and additional benefits with annual membership. We are conveniently located in Downtown Tampa on Zack Street. Admission is FREE. Open Tuesday-Sunday 10am-2pm.
TAMPA MUSEUM OF ART/
CORNELIA CORBETT CENTER – DT 120 Gasparilla Plaza • Tampa, FL 33602 (813) 274-8130 • www.TampaMuseum.org
The new Tampa Museum of Art provides the region with world class traveling exhibitions, a growing collection of contemporary and classical art, expanded educational programs and access to scenic outdoor events in Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park and Tampa’s Riverwalk.
TAMPA POLICE MUSEUM – DT 411 N Franklin St. • Tampa, FL 33602 (813) 276-3258
The Tampa Police Museum honors Tampa Police Officers killed in the line of duty. The museum preserves historically important records, books and police equipment. We urge the teaching of police science and work by offering educational programs to the public.
Experience the flagship of cultural tourism on the West Coast of Florida at the Dali Museum, housing the largest
and most comprehensive collection of Salvador Dali’s work in America. The Dali Museum has been a
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Tampa Bay treasure for nearly 30 years, and now guests can experience a brand new facility, which opened in true Dali style on January 11, 2011. Featuring rotating exhibits, programs for all ages, daily tours, films, lectures, music series, family fun Saturdays, an exciting store, cafe and much more, the Dali Museum takes surrealism to the next level. Once you arrive, be prepared to get lost in the world of Salvador Dali. But why wait?!