Tampa Bay Automobile Museum

Museum Gallery
1937 Peugeuot Darl'Mat, France
1938 Panhard Dynamic, France
1942 Tatra T-87, Czechoslovakia
1770 Fardier de Cugnot, France, 1st self-propelled vehicle
Building Photo
1929 Ruxton, USA

The Tampa Bay Automobile Museum is dedicated to the engineering innovations of the 1920's and 1930's. It is a showcase for the engineers who were responsible for the new technology of the time. The Museum features more than fifty automobiles, many of them being front wheel drive or rear engine automobiles. The Tampa Bay Automobile Museum is also home to a reproduction of the world's first self-propelled vehicle, the Fardier de Cugnot.

The collection showcases cars from around the world; Cords and a Ruxton from the USA, Tractas, Grégoires and a Derby from France, Alvis and BSAs from England, an Adler and a Hanomag from Germany, and several Tatras from the Czech Republic.

 Hours are Monday and Wednesday - Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday noon to 4 p.m. The Museum is closed on Tuesdays. Admission is $8 for adults, $6 for seniors, $5 for students and free for children under six. Group rates are available.

Disabled Traveler Information
ADA CompliantWheelchair-friendly
Facility Amenities
Meeting FacilitiesMultilingual StaffParking
General Information
Hours: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Meeting Facilities
Off-site Venues NearbyTotal Capacity of Meeting Space: 250
Time To Experience Activity
1 - 2 hours
Tour Information
Tour Duration: 1-2 hours
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Community: Pinellas Park
Category: Museums

3301 Gateway Centre Blvd.

Pinellas Park, FL 33782

Phone: 727-579-8226

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Based on 61 reviews
embassyduty | Sep 19, 2016
“Not to be missed”

You dont have to be a car person to enjoy this place. It is a great education on the evolution of the automobile and the ingenuity of mankind. From the first self propelled of 1770 to the futuristic...

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