Henry B. Plant Museum Coupons and Deals
Museums bring history alive, like a skeleton found underneath your house. Dig up the past with this Groupon. The Deal $10 for admission for two (up to a $20 value) The museum's current exhibitions include The Language of Jewelry, which features more than 350 pieces of vintage jewelry from the 1850s to 1930s. The exhibition runs through October 8. Student, senior, and children's discounted tickets are available, but this Groupon still offers the best deal available.
Tourism in Tampa usually means roller coasters, water slides, and beach days, but visiting our fair city wasn't always filled with sno-cones and sunscreen -- with a trip to the Henry B. Plant Museum, take a trip back in time and experience Florida tourism the turn-of-the-century way. For $10 (a $20 value), get admission for two to this extravagant Victorian palace, opened in 1891 as the Tampa Bay Hotel, now a top historical museum. During your audio tour, you'll learn the history of the Hotel through interviews, music, and archival footage. Built by railroad magnate Henry Plant and filled with antiques that will take you back to 19th-century Tampa, you'll marvel at the same amazing architecture and tropical gardens enjoyed by former Hotel guests like Babe Ruth, Sarah Bernhardt, and Teddy Roosevelt. Forget the flip-flops and beach towels; this National Historic Landmark is well worth a trip off the beaten path. Want more? Visit the Henry B. Plant Museum on Facebook.
Receive a small book "A Late Victorian Romp"; or, The World as Seen From The Tampa Bay Hotel's Veranda, 1891-1901 by Canter Brown, Jr. Unlocked for the mayor. Note: To use this deal, you must have the Foursquare app on your phone and check in at this business.