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Visit our master-list of Attractions & Museums around Tampa Bay that offers free admission.

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Tampa Attractions & Museums

We think the greater Tampa area provides so many things for families to do together. While there are countless of locations for entertaining fun, sometimes  it can quickly add up. That is why we have come up with a variety of attractions and museum options that are free for families to attend on select days during the week or during a certain season.

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The Florida Botanical Gardens is a beautiful oasis tucked in Largo, Florida that offers free admission.

[/et_pb_blurb][/et_pb_column][et_pb_column type=”1_3″][et_pb_blurb admin_label=”Blurb” title=”Heritage Village in Largo” url_new_window=”off” use_icon=”off” use_circle=”off” use_circle_border=”off” image=”https://familyfriendlytampabay.com/assets/uploads/2018/12/Webp.net-resizeimage-9.jpg” icon_placement=”top” animation=”top” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”center” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat” background_size=”initial” _builder_version=”3.0.51″ url=”https://familyfriendlytampabay.com/heritage-village-in-largo/” use_icon_font_size=”off” border_style=”solid” header_font_size=”18″]

Take a step back in time and enjoy the beautiful homes and structures as you walk through the museum at Heritage Village!

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Tampa Electric’s Manatee Viewing Center is a top location to spot Manatees in the Tampa Bay area.

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Every Monday at the Ringling Museum in Sarasota offers free admission to select parts of the museum.

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Come explore the rich history of the Tampa Police department at the Tampa Police Museum.

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Enjoy free admission on the first Tuesdays at the Glazer Childrens Museum in downtown Tampa.

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Bring the kids to visit the Tampa Firefighters Museum for a fun tour.

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Visit the Tampa Museum of Art for Art on the House for free admission.

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The beautiful Henry B. Plant Museum offers a rich history for Tampa visitors.

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Every September enjoy free admission to select Museums for Museum Day Live!

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Museums across America is offering free admission to the nations active-duty military personnel and their families through Blue Star Museums.

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With a registered Pinellas County library, families can enjoy free admission to select museums.

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Bank of American card members can receive free admission at select Museums.

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Use your Hillsborough County Library Card to visit local museums for free.

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