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Housed in a 53,000-square-foot facility in downtown Tampa, the museum features 170 interactive exhibits in multiple themed areas. Traveling exhibits occasionally supplement the museum's permanent collection as well.

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Tampa Museum of Art

Tampa Museum of Art

0.07km from Glazer Children's Museum

Tampa Museum of Art is an outstanding institution for experiencing and appreciating the finest in visual art from around the world. Housed within its walls are permanent collections that display artwork from ancient to modern times including European masters, ancient Greek and Roman antiquities, contemporary American art and more. The museum also has temporary exhibitions and special programming that showcase the works of renowned international artists as well as local talent.

Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park

Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park

0.07km from Glazer Children's Museum

The Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park is a refreshing spot for locals and visitors alike to take in the beauty of Tampa Bay. Located on East Bank of the Hillsborough River downtown, this 10-acre park features breathtaking views of the Tampa skyline, an interactive fountain where kids can cool off, an expansive stretch of green space perfect for picnicking and relaxing during Florida's sunny days, as well as cultural programming such as free concerts.

Tampa Theatre

Tampa Theatre

0.27km from Glazer Children's Museum

Tampa Theatre is a stunning piece of architecture that remains the city's crown jewel. Built-in 1926 and lovingly restored to its original grandeur in 1977, this historic building has become a true cultural icon. This beloved movie palace captures the glamour and romance of Hollywood’s golden age with its intricate details. From concerts to events and classic films to charities, today Tampa Theatre continues to welcome locals and visitors alike for unforgettable experiences.

Straz Center for the Performing Arts

Straz Center for the Performing Arts

0.34km from Glazer Children's Museum

The Straz Center for the Performing Arts is truly a hub of culture and entertainment with an impressive nine venues ranging from cozy theater spaces to expansive concert halls — each equipped with incredible sound technology to ensure the best possible viewing experience. It offering a continuously changing schedule of performances that include Broadway shows, classical and contemporary music concerts, dance events, comedy acts, spoken word programs and much more.

Sacred Heart Catholic Church

Sacred Heart Catholic Church

0.42km from Glazer Children's Museum

Sacred Heart Catholic Church, offers its parishioners a place of worship with a rich history and sense of community. This historic church dates back to 1899 and offers a variety of services for those looking for spiritual guidance. Not only does the vibrant church provide beautiful services but it also supports outreach programs such as Feeding Tampa Bay Food Pantry, Women’s Pregnancy Center, Oasis Worship Center and is active in local missions.

Henry B. Plant Museum

Henry B. Plant Museum

0.44km from Glazer Children's Museum

Plant Hall was formerly known as the Tampa Bay Hotel, which was a 511-room resort hotel opened on February 5, 1891 by Henry B. Plant near the terminus of his rail line. The museum's exhibits focus on Gilded Age tourism, the elite lifestyle of the hotel's guests, and the building's use during the Spanish–American War.

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Hillsborough County was created on January 25, 1834 and its area was much larger and included eight other present-day counties: Charlotte County, DeSoto, Hardee, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, and Sarasota.

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