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Explore the Unique Exhibits at Tampa's Best Museums

Learn Fun Facts at Museums around Tampa

One of the best ways to learn about history, culture, and society is through museums. If you are interested in learning more about the area around our Tampa, FL, apartments, check out these museums. These exhibits will help you explore history from different angles.

American Victory Ship Mariners Memorial Museum

The American Victory Ship and Museum is one of the four fully operational WWII ships in America. It is also on the National Register of Historic Places. As a non-profit museum, the goal is to share American maritime history. You can explore most of the ship, including the steering stations, Captain's quarters, and many other sections. You will also have the opportunity to view rare artifacts and interesting exhibits. Docent tours, self-guided tours, and group tours are available.

Florida Museum of Photographic Arts

The Florida Museum of Photographic Arts preserves and exhibits photography. You can view contemporary and historical photographs by photographers from around the world. The exhibits change, so you always have new opportunities to see works that are important to life and culture.

Tampa Baseball Museum

The Tampa Baseball Museum recently opened in the Al Lopez House. Al Lopez was the first baseball player from Tampa to make it to the major leagues and into the baseball Hall of Fame. The museum is housed in his childhood home. Baseball fans love the exhibit because it explores the history of the sport. Overall, the museum's mission is to share the legacy of baseball.

Museums are a great place to learn about history from different perspectives. You can also learn more obscure facts about Harbour Island and the surrounding area on our blog. For more information about our luxury apartments in Tampa, FL, contact us. We can't wait to hear from you!