Educator Resources

Resources for at-home and online learning


Explore everything the Museum has to offer

We encourage educators to use, explore and share these resources.  The videos, mini-tours, lesson plans and more can help bring the Plant Museum and the history of the Tampa Bay Hotel to your home.

Florida's First Magic Kingdom - introductory video
If Our Hotel Could Talk - book, 2005 Florida Trust award winner
City Ties Educator Lesson Plan - activites and lessons students can do at home
Good Reads - list of books and resources recommended by our curators (several of these are available for purchase through our Online Store)

Key Vocabulary
Online Exhibits
Mini Tours - follow along with our Curator of Education Heather Trubee Brown on a tour through the Museum

Activity Sheets

Coloring Pages
If Our Hotel Could Talk Time Line Activity - time line and writing activity for students
Youth, Family and Educator Activity Booklet - use your imagination and explore life at the Tampa Bay Hotel
Who Were They? - match famous Tampa Bay Hotel guests to their stories