Museum Hours

Closed Today

Open today 10 am - 5 pm

Open today 10 am - 5 pm

Open today 10 am - 5 pm

Open today 10 am - 5 pm

Open today 10 am - 5 pm

Open today noon - 5 pm

Closed Today

Current Exhibits

Exhibits

  • Exotic Souvenirs
    Mar 28, 2017 - Mar 28, 2027
    10 am - 5 pm

    Visitors will see the European, Middle Eastern and Asian themes emerge as they examine the furnishing.

  • Gasparilla: A Tampa Tradition
    Jan 26, 2018 - Mar 4, 2018
    10 am - 5 pm

    Kings, Queens, Pirates and Parades.

  • Imperial Designs: From the Hapsburg’s Herend to the Romanov’s Faberge
    Mar 23, 2018 - Dec 31, 2018
    10 am - 5 pm

    An exquisite collection of porcelains and decorative arts that harken back to the grand dynasties of 19th century Europe and Asia.

  • Parlor Suite
    Feb 24, 2017 - Feb 24, 2027
    10 am - 5 pm

    Directly under a minaret, the Parlor Suite is perfectly located to catch cool cross breezes.

  • Plant’s Southern Empire
    Feb 24, 2017 - Feb 24, 2027
    10am - 5pm

    “We are not working only for the present, but for the future.” - Henry B. Plant, 1892

  • Spanish-American War & It's Tampa Connection
    Feb 24, 2017 - Feb 24, 2027
    10 am - 5 pm

    Tampa and the Tampa Bay Hotel played an important role in the Spanish-American War during the summer of 1898.

  • Sports & Amusements
    Feb 24, 2017 - Feb 24, 2027
    10 am - 5 pm

    Open from December to April throughout the 1890s, the Hotel was a lively place with magnificent balls, tea parties, and organized hunts during the winter social season.

  • Tampa Bay Hotel Gardens
    Feb 24, 2017 - Feb 24, 2027
    10 am - 5 pm

    Gardens were an important center of living for the Victorians, and the Tampa Bay Hotel.

  • The Grand Hallway
    Oct 23, 2016 - Nov 5, 2027
    10 am - 5 pm

    The collection reflects the lifestyle of the late Victorian period, an era of conspicuous consumption appropriately dubbed "The Gilded Age.”

  • Women & Their Pastimes
    Feb 24, 2017 - Feb 24, 2027
    10 am - 5 pm

    The floor covering in this room is original to the Tampa Bay Hotel.

  • Writing & Reading Room
    Oct 23, 2016 - Nov 5, 2016
    1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

    The room looks just as it did in 1898 when Lt. Col. Theodore Roosevelt, Clara Barton and others stayed here.