Tampa Museum of Art

120 W. Gasparilla Plaza
Tampa, FL 33602- Map It
Phone: (813) 274-8130

AAA Editor Notes

Tampa Museum of Art, 120 W. Gasparilla Plaza in Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park, displays permanent and major traveling exhibitions with a focus on modern and contemporary art. The 66,000-square-foot building is encased in perforated aluminum panels accented by Leo Villareal's &#8220;Sky,&#8221; an LED light display. Permanent collections include Greek and Roman antiquities as well as contemporary art in such mediums as oil paintings, lithographs, photography and sculpture. The museum faces the Hillsborough River with a view of the University of Tampa's minarets.</br>Food is available.</br>
$15; $7.50 (ages 65+ and active military with ID and 1 guest); $5 (ages 6-18); free (ages 0-5 and college students with ID); by donation (Fri. 4-8).
Station: Whiting
Hours: Mon.-Thurs. 11-7 (also Fri. 7-8 p.m.); Sat.-Sun. 11-5. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas.