Westly Shores is located close to all the best entertainment that Tampa has to offer. Here are a few places to explore while you’re living at our Tampa luxury apartments.
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay combines educational animal encounters and thrilling rides in one place. Visitors can see orangutans, tigers, alligators, and so much more! There are also live shows that are fun for the whole family. In association with Busch Gardens, Adventure Island offers 30 acres of outdoor water rides, dining, and other attractions.
Kids will love the various attractions and exhibits at The Museum of Science and Industry! This scientific playground has more than 100 hands-on activities in addition to a ropes course, the Saunders Planetarium, and a roller coaster simulator. MOSI also hosts events, programs, and camps all year around. This museum is open from 10 AM to 5 PM daily. General admission is $7.95 for children and $12.95 for adults.
If you want to go on an outing to appreciate nature, visit the USF Botanical Gardens. Take a relaxing stroll through 16 acres of gardens and greenbelt on the USF Tampa campus, which includes a living collection of more than 3,000 plants. Guided tours are available but must be scheduled ahead of time. The Gardens are open Monday through Friday from 9 AM to 5 PM, Saturday from 9 AM to 4 PM, and Sunday from noon to 4 PM. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for children from 6 to 13 years old.
At the Channel District, you can find a lot to do within a relatively condensed space. Learn more about the area at the Tampa Bay History Center through interactive exhibits. Catch professional hockey and arena football games at the Amalie Arena. The Tampa Convention Center hosts fun and exciting events all year around. Learn all about local and exotic marine life at The Florida Aquarium.
Downtown Tampa also has many other attractions, such as the Tampa Riverwalk, which is a waterfront trail that connects five museums, seven parks, and numerous restaurants. Be sure to visit the Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, Henry B. Plant Museum, and the Glazer Children’s Museum for a day of education, art, and fun!
Residents of Westly Shores are never far from some fun and excitement. Schedule a visit to our Tampa luxury apartments today!