Tampa Bay History Center is a history museum in Tampa, Florida. Exhibits include coverage of the Tampa Bay area's first native inhabitants, Spanish conquistadors, and historical figures who shaped the area's history, as well as a reproduction of a 1920s cigar store. The museum is on the waterfront at 801 Old Water Street in Tampa's Channelside District. It opened on January 17, 2009. The History Center building is 60,000 square feet with 25,000 square feet of exhibit space.
The Tampa Bay History Center includes three floors of permanent and temporary exhibition space covering 12,000 years of Florida history, with a special focus on Tampa Bay and the Gulf Coast. The History Center has a museum store, classrooms, the Witt Research Center, a map gallery, an event hall and the Columbia Cafe.
Official website http://www.tampabayhistorycenter.org/index.html
Phone +1 813 228 0097
Address 801 Old Water Street, Tampa, FL 33602, USA
Coordinates 27°56'32.077" N -82°26'59.577" E