Historical relics are more likely to be revered when displayed in museums rather than crammed in basements, attics, or microwaves. Marvel at unheated artifacts with today’s Groupon to St. Petersburg Museum of History. Choose from the following options:
- For $12, you get two admissions (a $24 value).
- For $22, you get four admissions (a $48 value).
- For $32, you get six admissions (a $72 value).<p>
Dedicated to showcasing the abundant heritage of St. Petersburg, the St. Petersburg Museum of History beckons visitors to peruse its displays for storied glimpses into the past. A collection of more than 32,000 Floridian artifacts greets guests, including 8,000 historic photographs and tiaras worn by exceptionally regal manatees. The museum also houses rotating exhibits such as the recently installed The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, which celebrates L. Frank Baum’s classic novel with 1,500 square feet of interactive fun. The exhibit incorporates 10-feet-high pop-up books splashed with pictures from original Oz artist W.W. Denslow, allowing patrons to walk through the timeless tale and engage in a rusting contest with the Tin Man.
St. Petersburg Museum of History
Since 1922, St. Petersburg Museum of History has preserved and presented the heritage of St. Petersburg and the Pinellas Peninsula. Guests can experience the area’s history from pioneer times to the present day, including the arrival of the Spanish conquistadors and the search for the Fountain of Youth. Elsewhere, the World's First Commercial Airline Gallery charts commercial aviation history with a full-size working replica of the world's first commercial airliner, Schrader's Little Cooperstown features the world's largest collection of autographed baseballs. and guests can take a selfie with a 3,000 year old Egyptian mummy. Visitors looking to delve deeper into the past can explore artifacts in the museum archives or partake in one of its educational programs such as tours, community classes, and camps.
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