Living History Saturdays


Jan., 2020





12:00 – 3:00 PM



Tampa Bay History Center

801 Water St.

Tampa, FL 33602

Get face-to-face with Florida history during Living History Saturdays! Each month, a living historian will tell stories, show artifacts and give a short presentation on a different Florida-related theme. Discover what life at sea was like for an 18th century privateer, listen to a young couple navigating changing social attitudes during the 1960s, or hear about the home front in 1940s Tampa during WWII. Free with admission.

January 23

Clash of Cultures:

A comparison of 16th century native and European weaponry.  Presented by Alyssa Troxel, Ranger,  Desoto National Memorial.