Tampa Bay is filled with extraordinary art museums and street art. Take your date to one of these and have them falling not only in love with the art, but with you as well. Check out these museums for a more unique date night filled with paintings, drawings, photography, and sculptures galore — every art lover is sure to enjoy!
1 Dali Blvd, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
The Dali Museum, located in St. Pete, FL, is one of the most renowned art museums in the area. It features the work from Salvador Dali himself and is said to be a place all Floridians must visit. It is actually titled as Trip Advisor’s “#1 thing to do in St. Petersburg, FL. Dali’s abstract work sucks couples in right away, making for a delightful and memorable evening. The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. seven days a week. On Thursdays however, hours are extended until 8 p.m. Tickets are $24 a person and can be bought online or at the door. Grab your loved one and check out the famous Dali museum on your next date night!
St. Pete Street Art
multiple locations in St. Pete
St. Petersburg is known for its incredibly breathtaking street art littering buildings throughout the city. Couples can spot out different murals just by driving around the city, but this list allows you to pinpoint and visit specific works of art. Whether you are visiting “Space Rainbows” or the infamous “You Are My Sunshine,” this date will have you and your couple not only loving each other, but also loving the unique city of St. Pete and all the creative works it has to offer.
Scarfone/Hartley Gallery at University of Tampa
310 North Blvd, Tampa, FL 33606
This art gallery located at the University of Tampa is a perfect date spot for art lovers. It exhibits important pieces of historical art that allows viewers to study the original artwork of renowned artists nationwide. It also includes pieces created by students, faculty, and alumni. This art museum is somewhat off the beaten path as many are not aware that it exists, but it is definitely worth checking out. The gallery is open from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on Tuesday-Friday and 1-4 p.m. on Saturdays. Admission is free of charge, making it the cheapest date of all time!
1901 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33713
The Imagine Museum is a new art museum in St. Pete, FL. It is a contemporary American studio glass museum, showing unique and fresh glass-blown sculptures. Not only does this museum offer incredible works, it also takes you through the history of studio glass and how this art form came to be. Tickets are only $15 and can be bought online, making it an affordable date night for all. Check out this out-of-the-box art gallery with your loved one for your next date!