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Florida Museum of Photographic Arts

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Interesting but Very Small

The museum itself is on the second floor of the building and only covers part of two floors. The... read more

Reviewed March 3, 2019
louisf777
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Tampa, Florida
Off the Beaten Riverwalk!

While walking on Tampa's Riverwalk, we decided to walk through the Downtown area and by accident... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2018
Josue C
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New Haven, Connecticut
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A real cool first date thing to do. So cool and interesting, it is something worth seeing and then go have have drinks downtown!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mooshe31
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

Excellent exhibit curated by cultural strategist Liz Dimmitt at FMoPA. Works include 2-D and videos by fascinating artist Kalup Linzy who works across multiple platforms. The New York Times said of Linzy when he exploded onto the art scene ‘a star is born’. He has...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 28, 2019

The Florida Museum of Photographic Art is immediately accessible from the River Walk in downtown Tampa. That is if you know it's there. The owner of the building has steadfastly resisted the museum's efforts to have signage established that helps visitors find the place. Once...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 5, 2019

This museum is really small, but the small number of photos have strong messages. I suggest you read about every artist by borrowing the laminated pamphlet from front desk because there's more information on the photographers skills. My favourite was a temporary exhibit one floor...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed March 3, 2019

The museum itself is on the second floor of the building and only covers part of two floors. The collection is very minimalist, but what they do have on display is pretty interesting. I do not regret going but I do not know if I...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank louisf777
Reviewed October 20, 2018

Given the name we thought there might be info on the history of photography or perhaps info on various techniques, but there was none of that. There was a closed gallery and two tiny galleries with photos that has absolutely no explanation of what the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 23, 2018

While walking on Tampa's Riverwalk, we decided to walk through the Downtown area and by accident ran into the Florida Museum of Photographic Arts. The museum is located on the 3rd floor of a high rise building, it has an entrance fee of about $10....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Josue C
Reviewed September 22, 2018

The museum is in the waterfront area of downtown Tampa. Great spot. The museum itself is in the "Cube" building! Great architecture. There were three exhibits. The first was architectural photos. This was wonderful. These photos were competing in a competition. The second exhibit was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 27, 2018

What a joyful, creative, amazing experience! I cannot wait to bring my friends and family back. Inspirational exhibits celebrating the art of photography and life. Chuck the founder invites you to join in his love and passion for the museum. Thank you!!!!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank kathleen e
Reviewed July 21, 2018

The Florida Museum of Photographic Arts is a hidden jewel in the Tampa, Fl. scene. It is a must see. The staff is warm, welcoming and extremely accommodating. They are also very knowledgable about the museum as well as the surrounding areas. It is worth...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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