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Tampa Convention Center

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Address: 333 S Franklin St., Tampa, FL 33602
Phone Number: (813) 274-8511
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Across the street from the hotel. You enter downstairs to avoid the stairs. You can use the walk way at embassy suites during the day.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 14, 2015
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Little Rock, Arkansas
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Callaway, Virginia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

The A/V issues were numerous at conference we attended. Videos did not play when called for, one failed in the middle; one speaker said, we will just tell the story and have people on the podium read the script from the failed video. Sound system was very poor; inadequate. They had small speakers set on poles which did not do... More 

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Across the street from the hotel. You enter downstairs to avoid the stairs. You can use the walk way at embassy suites during the day.

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Fairfax Station, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Attended the three day SOFIC conference. The event is very large and easily accommodates thousands of people. The main floor is expansive and there are numerous other conference and breakout rooms. The food is lackluster at best, do yourself a favor and leave the venue and cross one of the two bridges for FAR better food options. The air conditioning... More 

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Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Well thought out. Area opportunities are great. The outside views are great during breaks. The box lunch was dry but the hot dinner another day was really good (by comparison to other conference centers). It was odd to get my plate at least 10 minutes before anyone of the other persons at my table. The rooms were well controlled for... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 221 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Great place to hold a business conference. The Convention Center is really large with a lot of space to accommodate big groups. Lunches served were mediocre and they didn't have enough for everyone attending... Coffee ran out frequently on breaks and didn't get refilled quickly enough to accommodate all the guests.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Pretty nice convention center in a pleasant location. Several decent hotels in proximity and on the water. Food service at a banquet lunch left a lot to be desired. Half of our table was served 20 minutes before the other half - even tough several people at the table got up and asked to be served. The food was decent... More 

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Gainesville, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

This is the BEST convention center for view. SO many water view seats. This is the WORSE food. Go to the publix across the bridge to get anything.

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Florida, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I went to a college fair here with my daughter. The convention center was very clean and it was organized very well.The bathrooms are very clean. The views from the windows are beautiful. There is a small bistro to get a cup of coffee or small snack.

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Clearwater, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

I've worked both sides of the "aisle" at the Convention Center...and it's a great fit for exhibitors and visitors alike. Whether it's an auto show, home show, or any big event, the crew here knows how to get you in and out. Conveniently located, The Convention Center has adequate parking nearby as well as several quality hotels. The only downside,... More 

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Brighton, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Not a bad convention center for a medium-sized city! The location right along the river...with views out of the numerous and spacious windows........is fantastic!

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Address: 333 S Franklin St., Tampa, FL 33602
Phone Number: (813) 274-8511
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa>  > Downtown

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