We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Glazer Children's Museum

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: 110 W Gasparilla Plz, Tampa, FL 33602-1500
Phone Number:
+1 813-443-3861
Today
10:00 - 17:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 13:00 - 18:00
Mon - Fri 10:00 - 17:00
Sat 10:00 - 18:00
Description:

Glazer Children's Museum is a 53,000 square foot facility in the heart of...

Glazer Children's Museum is a 53,000 square foot facility in the heart of Downtown Tampa. Created specifically for children 10 and under, the Museum is a place where parents and children can learn through play and shared discovery. We offer 170 "interactivities" in 12 themed areas for families to explore and connect while having fun along the way.The Museum can be easily reached from anywhere in the Tampa Bay area. All themed areas on most exhibits are wheel chair accessible.

read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 309 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 139
    Excellent
  • 91
    Very good
  • 30
    Average
  • 15
    Poor
  • 10
    Terrible
Kids loved it

The children really enjoyed their time spent here. There are many interactive stations and just rooms for the kids to play or read. The space is large and I'd love to see some... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 November 2016
septsunseeker
,
Florda
Add Photo Write a Review

309 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 285: English reviews
Level Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

fun time even for adults. enjoyed the entire museum. parking garage and even a subway. outside has a fun music theature

Helpful?
Thank Jeffrey P
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of fun for my two year old! Pretend sand area, grocery store, dance area. A little expensive if you won't be there very long.

Helpful?
Thank Jdlk2034
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
33 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent a few hours here with my 3 yr old. We had a great time. There is a lot to do and he went from room to room exploring. We did a little craft which they have on Monday mornings. We also avoided any school trips. Will be back!

Helpful?
Thank lgrn22Ny
Bennington, Nebraska
Level Contributor
58 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

this was a typical childrens museum you will find anywhere USA. my 9 year old liked it but I think she is getting to old . it was geared more for younger aged kids. it was a way to waste 2 hours.

Helpful?
1 Thank jma12thman
girlcook2
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

I love this place. We got a year family membership and it was well worth it. My son ready enjoys bouncing around from station to station. His favorites are the trains and water play on the first floor. The museum parking is next door and very affordable. Don't miss a walk through Curtis Hixon Park and along the Riverwalk. There's... More 

Helpful?
Thank girlcook2
Tampa, Florida
Level Contributor
93 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

It was fun but they didn't have a lot of activities for older kids Many activities for babies ( 1-5 yrs old) For children over six years old The activities one not as educational The sandbox & suspended netting maze are appropriate for six years and older There's ample parking the museum is always clean and bright, but many of... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank paula g
Quincy, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
191 reviews
122 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

I wasn't so sure if my toddler would like it there or really have much he could do since he's only one but it was actually fun and he loved running around exploring. The upstairs part with the different themed sections like a publix, cafe, vet, etc was a hit as well as the "house" with the ball pit, tunnel... More 

Helpful?
Thank Luv2TravelNEGirl
Florda
Level Contributor
94 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

The children really enjoyed their time spent here. There are many interactive stations and just rooms for the kids to play or read. The space is large and I'd love to see some additions to the space as there is so much more that could be done. We went on Free Tuesday which was great. We were there about 3... More 

Helpful?
Thank septsunseeker
Singapore, Singapore
Level Contributor
18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Went on a weekday so it was not crowded. Staff were friendly and nice. The exhibits were interactive and fun. A lot of thought was put into the exhibit space. Could do with some live demos, though. Children had a great time, nevertheless.

Helpful?
Thank Gerald T
Miami, Florida
Level Contributor
48 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Taking two grandchildren Ages 3 and 1 anywhere can be a daunting task. Fortunately we had the help of the people they live with a/k/a their mother and father. We tag teamed as our Granddaughter shopped in Public, filling up the cart. Fortunately it was play cause even if I could eat what she put in the cart I certainly... More 

Helpful?
Thank howards736

Been to Glazer Children's Museum? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Glazer Children's Museum and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Glazer Children's Museum staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?