• WWII Exhibit Opens at Tampa Bay History Center

    NEWS RELEASE December 1, 2014 Contact: Manny Leto 813.675.8985 mleto@tampabayhistorycenter.org Tampa Bay History Center featured on new “Museum Men” series; Debuts WWII exhibit WWII Exhibit Opens at Tampa Bay History Center An exhibit opening on Pearl Harbor Day featuring a replica German submarine created for an H2 reality show looks at WWII in the Gulf of Mexico (Tampa) – While …

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  • History Center to Host Merry Christmas, Charlie Brown

    NEWS RELEASE October 21, 2014 Contact: Manny Leto 813.675.8985 mleto@tampabayhistorycenter.org Photos available on request History Center to Host Merry Christmas, Charlie Brown A traveling exhibition from the Charles M. Schulz Museum will feature classic Peanuts comics and explore the making of A Charlie Brown Christmas. (Tampa) – Whether it’s Linus’ attachment to his Security Blanket, Charlie Brown’s heartache over the …

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  • History Center Exhibition Revisits the Roaring ‘20s

    NEWS RELEASE August 11, 2014 Contact: Manny Leto 813.675.8985 mleto@tampabayhistorycenter.org Photos available on request History Center Exhibition Revisits the Roaring ‘20s A new nationally-touring exhibition at the Tampa Bay History Center invites you to step back in time when flappers and suffragists, bootleggers, and real-life legends Al Capone and Carry Nation took sides in the battle against the bottle. (Tampa) …

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  • Exhibition of Highwaymen artists opens at the Tampa Bay History Center

    NEWS RELEASE June 2, 2014 Contact: Manny Leto 813.675.8985 mleto@tampabayhistorycenter.org Photos available on request Exhibition of Highwaymen artists opens at the Tampa Bay History Center A retrospective featuring work from all 26 Florida Highwaymen artists opens Father’s Day weekend at the Tampa Bay History Center. When they began selling their artwork along Florida’s roadways during the Jim Crow era of …

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  • Smithsonian exhibition Lands at the History Center

    NEWS RELEASE January 15, 2013 Contact: Manny Leto 813.675.8985 mleto@tampabayhistorycenter.org Photos available on request Smithsonian exhibition Lands at the History Center Suited for Space, a traveling exhibition from the Smithsonian Institution featuring images of spacesuits that helped launch the American space program, opens at the Tampa Bay History Center. In 1961 President John F. Kennedy declared the United States would …

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  • Summer Camps Take Kids on a History Adventure

    NEWS RELEASE March. 11, 2013 Contact: Manny Leto 813.675.8985 mleto@tampabayhistorycenter.org Summer Camps Take Kids on a History Adventure Dig, craft, and build your way through the past! The Tampa Bay History Center’s History Adventure Camps are open to ages 7-11 and include arts and crafts, games, music, literature, splash park fun and interactions with historians and other experts. Camps are …

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  • History Center exhibition journeys into the “wild heart” of Florida

    NEWS RELEASE Feb. 13, 2012 Contact: Manny Leto 813.675.8985 mleto@tampabayhistorycenter.org History Center exhibition journeys into the “wild heart” of Florida  Award-winning photographer Carlton Ward Jr. celebrates the Florida Wildlife Corridor in a new exhibition at the Tampa Bay History Center (Tampa) – By foot, kayak, and horseback, the expedition team journeyed north from Everglades National Park, through the Big Cypress …

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  • History Center Offers Visitor Parking

    NEWS RELEASE Dec. 13, 2012 Contact: Manny Leto 813.675.8985 mleto@tampabayhistorycenter.org History Center Offers Visitor Parking (Tampa) –Gallery admission to the Tampa Bay History Center will now include parking, the result of a partnership between the History Center and the Tampa Bay Lightning. The change went into effect on Oct. 1. Museum visitors paying for gallery entry will receive a parking …

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  • Tampa Bay History Center Receives Silver LEED® Certification

    NEWS RELEASE June 18, 2012 Contact: Manny Leto 813.675.8985 mleto@tampabayhistorycenter.org Tampa Bay History Center Receives Silver LEED® Certification History Center becomes first county-owned “green” building. (TAMPA, Fla.) – The Tampa Bay History Center has achieved LEED® Silver certification through the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design program. It is the first Hillsborough County-owned building to attain …

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  • Great Caper News Release

    NEWS RELEASE March 12, 2012 Contact: Manny Leto 813.675.8985 mleto@tampabayhistorycenter.org History Center Leads Kids on a “Great Caper” (Tampa, FL)- Prepare to accept your mission! Decipher clues, crack codes and get a special look at the History Center’s newest exhibit: Spies, Traitors and Saboteurs during The Great Caper: Operation Spy!, Sat., March 31 beginning at 10 a.m. The History Center …

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