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St. Petersburg Museum of History

335 2nd Ave NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3501
+1 727-894-1052
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Interesting History!

My wife and I visited this museum on our reciprocal membership of Selby Gardens. It was a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
pablocollier
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Bradenton, Florida
What a lovely visit!

All the years that I used to live in St. Pete, and there was so much to take in! Loved it! Rain or... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
patriciaT7659PG
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Beverly Hills, Florida
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The St. Petersburg Museum of History houses a range of experiences, from the first commercial flight, to the World's Largest collection of Autographed baseballs. We hold the archives for the city of St. Petersburg and tell the history of our city, county, and state. Our rotating galleries hold history based exhibits ranging from the wars of the world to the art locals past and present. Open for a family outings, public research, or private events, let us tell you a story today.
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good36%
  • Average24%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
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335 2nd Ave NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3501
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I visited this museum on our reciprocal membership of Selby Gardens. It was a well-maintained and pleasant environment. We really enjoyed it. We especially liked the video on the first commercial flights in USA in St. Pete. Very interesting. The signed baseball...More

Thank pablocollier
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All the years that I used to live in St. Pete, and there was so much to take in! Loved it! Rain or shine, you need to go...

Thank patriciaT7659PG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very small 50% of the exhibits are baseballs. Staff very friendly. Good way to burn up a few minutes but definitely would be bored in an hour. Large section of alligator information which would be boring for Floridians. Cute little spot most exhibits are pictures...More

Thank jody2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mini Cooperstown was outstanding 4042 signed baseballs from all teams and groups related to baseball including Negro League and Women's Baseball. A section of All Star signed balls. A replica of the first Plane on a Commercial flight. It was St. Pete to Tampa. The...More

Thank danieljfess
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You'll spend more time there than you might think. We done exhibits, and the baseball memorabilia is first rate. Stop for a beer and people watching at the adjoining pub.

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

How could we have missed it?? We are huge baseball fans and went crazy over the ball exhibit. Even if you are not baseball fans the museum has several excellent local exhibits!

Thank Italy441
Reviewed 20 June 2017

My daughter and her fiancé reserved the St. Petersburg Museum of History for their upcoming June 2017 wedding/reception. What a wonderful place to have a wedding celebration! Even with the deluge of rain the morning of the wedding, we were still able to have the...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

If you're in downtown St Pete and are curious about local history, this is a nice visit. On the water, just down the street from the Fine Art Museum. They had two good exhibits, one on Seminole peoples and the other was on Floridian folk...More

Thank irinalapin
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Wonderful exhibits and museum is bigger than it looks! Lots of hands-on, great for kids, local history.

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 13 May 2017

As a museum of history this place falls short on Trades Description! There is a small amount on Native Americans which having been to a couple of similar museums in Oklahoma this really was a poor effort. Then about a million (OK exaggerating a bit...More

Thank topgun1953
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