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If you’re looking for must-see hidden spots in the area, you’ve come to the right place. We have everything you’re looking for to enjoy the town – whether for a few, fun vacation days or as a new resident. The area is full of quaint little plazas and gardens, and gorgeous cathedrals for a fun-filled afternoon with friends and family.

Among hidden treasures, you will also find important memorials and historic buildings that you won’t want to miss during your outing. Below you’ll find a detailed description of each location, along with their address, phone number, and website, to check out more information. We also have a useful map to easily plan your visit to every spot you want to hit.
Christopher Columbus Statue
Christopher Columbus Statue

300 Bayshore Blvd
Tampa, FL 33604   Directions

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Make a pilgrimage to the Christopher Columbus Statue, erected at Tampa's Columbus Statue Park on Bayshore Boulevard. The mighty explorer is known around the world for discovering the Americas and for his fleet of famous ships, the Nina, Pinta and Santa Maria. Afterwards enjoy a walk on scenic Bayshore Boulevard, famous for being the longest sidewalk in the world.

Hyde Park Village
Hyde Park Village

1621 Snow Ave
Tampa, FL 33606   Directions

(813) 224-2121

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Hurry to Hyde Park Village for unique events like Fresh Market to shop for local foods, hand- made crafts and listen to live music. There are plenty of trendy boutiques, restaurants, cafes and events to indulge in. The shopping district is in the heart of the historic and picturesque Tampa neighborhood of Hyde Park.

Tampa Electric Manatee Viewing Center
Tampa Electric Manatee Viewing Center

6990 Dickman Rd
Apollo Beach, FL 33572   Directions

(813) 228-4289

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Want to see a sea cow? Head over to the Tampa Electric Manatee Viewing Center. Stand on the observation platform to see hundreds of manatees swimming below, each weighing about 2000 pounds and measuring up to12 feet long. Afterwards, stroll down the 900 foot Tidal Walkway Nature Trail to see vibrant birds and animal life in their natural habitat.

Tampa Theatre
Tampa Theatre

711 N Franklin St
Tampa, FL 33602   Directions

(813) 274-8981

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Catch a rising star or indie movie at the Tampa Theatre. Experience a theater built in the heyday of majestic movie palaces. Theater goers love sitting under the deep-blue dome ceiling with a starry nighttime sky to watch the best independent, foreign and documentary films featuring emerging and established performers.

Victory Mariners Memorial and Museum Ship
Victory Mariners Memorial and Museum Ship

705 Channelside Dr
Tampa, FL 33602   Directions

(813) 228-8766

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Pay tribute to the men and women in blue at the Victory Mariners Memorial and Museum Ship. The museum crews take pride in the WWII ship that's fully operational and sails in the "Living History Day Cruises." Come aboard the national treasure and American icon to tour its nine decks.

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