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Henry B. Plant Museum in Tampa, Florida

 
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Distance from city center: 6.1mi
kachou_n's pictureby kachou_n History & Culture travel tip
added on the 28th of January, 2011
One of the most imposing buildings of the early years of Tampa, a luxurious railroad resort, houses the Henry B. Plant Museum. Among the various artifacts, early 19th century Valentine cards and Gasparilla royalty gowns are on display. A separate exhibit is dedicated to the 'King of Florida', Henry Plant.

The building in itself and its interior is more than beautiful. A definitely worthwhile attraction of Florida's historical city, Tampa.

Address:
401 W Kennedy Blvd, Tampa, FL 33606, USA

Price:
Adults: $10, kids: $5

Opening Hours:
Tue-Sat: 10am-5pm
Sun: noon-5pm

On the web:
http://www.plantmuseum.com/

 
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