• About

    The Tampa Bay History Center - a Smithsonian Affiliate Museum - features three floors of exhibits exploring 12,000 years of Florida history. Hit the high seas with conquistadors and pirates, stroll the brick streets of Ybor City with Cuban cigar rollers, or saddle up for a cattle drive with Florida pioneers. The History Center's hands-on exhibits and immersive theater experiences explore the history and heritage of the Tampa Bay area. The History Center is located along Tampa's Riverwalk and features waterfront dining at the Columbia Cafe and a museum store showcasing local crafts and artwork. One of Tampa's premier cultural attractions, the History Center's cutting-edge, interactive exhibits provide a fun and educational experience for visitors of all ages.

  • Amenities
    Dining / Nightlife
    Things To Do
    Meeting Facilities
    • Accept Reservations
    • Cuisine: Cuban
    • Days/Hours of Operation: The Columbia Cafe at the Tampa Bay History Center is open daily, 11 a.m.-9 p.m.
    • Dinner
    • Full Facility Rental Available
    • Live Entertainment/Dancing
    • Lunch
    • Major Credit Cards Accepted
    • Outdoor Dining
    • Private/Group Room
    Dining & Entertainment
    • Number of Bars/Lounges on site: 2
    • Number of Restaurants on site: 1
    Things to Do & See
    • Admission Prices: Tickets: Adults - $16.95; Seniors 60+ - $14.95; Youths 7-17 - $12.95; Students with ID, Military and First Responders - $14.95; Children ages 6 and under - free.

      *Applies to all active and retired military members and their families with military ID. Discount cannot be combined with other offers or promotions.
    • Average length of Stay/Tour: Stay 3 hours
    • Credit Cards:
      • American Express
      • Mastercard
      • VISA
      • Discover
    • Days/Hours of Operation: Open daily 10am - 5pm. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.
    • Inhouse Catering
    • Internet Access in Meeting Rooms
    • Largest Banquet Capacity: 200
    • Largest Classroom Capacity: 150
    • Largest Meeting Room Sq Ft: 2697
    • Largest Reception Capacity: 500
    • Largest Theatre Capacity: 200
    • Liquor License
    • Outdoor Facilities
    • Outdoor Facilities Sq Ft: 1530
    • Outside Catering Permitted
    • Total Number of Meeting Rooms: 3
    • Wheelchair Accessible
    • Wireless Access in Meeting Rooms
    • Event Name: American Flags: The Stars and Stripes in American History and Culture
    • Start Date: 2018-02-10
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