Open 7 Days a Week
Children Under Age 1 Free
Children Ages 1-12 $10
Active Military, First Responders, Educators, and Seniors $12.50
Gasparilla Parade, January 26, 2019
IDEAL FOR CHILDREN AGES BIRTH TO 10
For the safety and well-being of all our guests, we do not allow adults in the Museum without children and no children are allowed without an adult.
FIND US 110 W Gasparilla Plaza Tampa, FL 33602
Conveniently located in the heart of Downtown Tampa, minutes from the Tampa International Airport, Port of Tampa, and the Ybor City Historic District. GCM is Pirate Water Taxi Stop 12 and accessible by the HART Transit Line.
Parking & Transportation
Parking is available in the surrounding garages, lots, and metered street parking. A majority of parking around the museum is owned and managed by the City of Tampa and rates are to the city’s discretion. Rates can change due to city-wide activities such as sports games, concerts, and other special events. For garage, lot, and metered street parking information please visit the City of Tampa website.
Preferred Transporation Partner
GCM partners with the Pirate Water Taxi to provide a unique transportation experience. Enjoy the scenic route with Pirate Water Taxi along the river and hop off at Stop 12 Curtis Hixon to visit the Museum! GCM and Pirate Water Taxi provide reciprocal discounts of $2 off taxi tickets for Museum Members and $2 off Adult General Admission for Water Taxi Annual Passholders.
Bike Friendly Business
GCM is committed to promoting and supporting cyclists and bike safety! GCM is a certified Bike Friendly Business through the national program, League of American Cyclists, and brought to you by Tampa Downtown Partnership, the City of Tampa, Florida Department of Transportation, and Pedal Power Promoters. Bike racks are located outside of the Museum.
All themed areas and most exhibits in the Glazer Children’s Museum are wheelchair accessible. A limited number of wheelchairs are available upon request at Visitor Services in the lobby. The Glazer Children’s Museum is CARD certified as Autism Friendly. For more information on accessibility at the Museum visit the Accessibility page.
The Museum has limited stroller parking near many exhibits, a nursing area on the second level of the Farm Exhibit, and a Subway accessible to all guests.
Lost & Found
All items found are returned to the Visitor Service Desk in the lobby. These items are kept for at least two weeks. For health reasons, we do not hold onto food, sippy cups, water bottles, or pacifiers. Contact 813 443 3861 if you believe you have left something at the Museum.
1. Adults and children must stay together at all times.
2. No food or drinks in exhibit areas.
3. No running.
4. Follow age restrictions posted on exhibits.
5. Respect others and play fair.
6. Clean up after yourself.
7. Have fun!