Museums in Florida

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Henry B. Plant Museum
Victorian palace featuring unique Moorish revival architecture. Housed in the 1891 Tampa Bay Hotel.

Vizcaya Museum and Gardens
Villa has 15th through 19th-century antique furnishings and decorative arts. Grounds include formal gardens and fountains.

Pensacola Museum of Art
Sponsors art classes and workshops for children and adults as well as lectures, films, concerts and museum tours.

Latin American Art Museum
Dedicated to the preservation, diffusion, exhibition and promotion of contemporary Hispanic and Latin American artists. Formerly the Florida Museum of Hispanic and Latin American Art.

International Museum of Cartoon Art
Collection of original drawings of animation, comic books, comic strips, cartoons, illustration, greeting cards, caricature, graphic novels and computer-generated art.

Orlando Museum of Art
Center dedicated to collecting, preserving and interpreting notable works of art.

John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art
Collection includes more than 500 years of art. Also features a 19th-century theater from Asolo, Italy, and artifacts related to circus history.

Tampa Museum of Art
Provides a broad range of art-related experiences for visitors of all ages.

Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens
Dedicated to the living culture of Japan.

International Sport Aviation Museum (ISAM)
Committed to education, safety and the preservation of the US aviation heritage.

Florida International Museum
Dedicated to providing educational, cultural and historical exhibitions.

Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Garden
Center contains Albin Polasek’s art and pieces he collected in galleries, a chapel and gardens.

Boca Raton Museum of Art
Visual arts institution, essentially educational and aesthetic in nature, with the purpose of enhancing the appreciation and understanding of the visual arts.

Historical Museum of Southern Florida
Explores 10,000 years of history and folk life in greater Miami, south Florida and the Caribbean.

Appleton Museum of Art
Originally built to display and preserve the collection of Arthur I. Appleton, the museum has expanded to include traveling exhibitions, educational programs and cultural events.

Wolfsonian-Florida International University
Museum of art and design.

Great Explorations
A hands-on museum for children of all ages.

Bonnet House
Native Floridian house with an art collection.

Museum of Arts and Sciences
Museum of science, art and Florida history.

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Houses a collection of Louis Comfort Tiffany’s works, American art pottery and late 19th and early 20th century American paintings, graphics and decorative arts.

St. Petersburg Museum of History
Collects, preserves and presents St. Petersburg history through exhibitions and special programs.

Salvador Dali Museum
Features a comprehensive collection of the works of Salvador Dali.

St. Petersburg Museum of Fine Arts
Collection features European, pre-Columbian, Asian and American art, photography and Greek and Roman antiquities.

Liberty Bell Memorial Museum
Its focus is a full-size replica of the original Liberty Bell.

Florida Museum of Natural History
Official natural history museum for the State of Florida.

Civil War Soldiers Museum
Center houses a collection of Civil War artifacts.

Miami Museum of Science
Promotes science literacy and serves as a catalyst for continued science exploration by providing science education in a stimulating, enjoyable, nonthreatening environment.

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