The best museums in St. Petersburg in December 2023

These are the top 5 best museums in St. Petersburg, United States, ranked by their rating and popularity in 2023. Click a museum for more information about the museum, including visitor information, exhibitions and reviews.

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Looking for the best museums in St. Petersburg? These are the best ones:

  1. Salvador Dalí Museum1

    Salvador Dalí Museum

    St. Petersburg, FL
    The Salvador Dalí Museum is an art museum situated in the heart of St. Petersburg, Florida. It is a significant cultural landmark in the city, offering visitors a chance to immerse themselves in the world of Salvador Dalí, one of the most renowned artists of the 20th century.
  2. St. Petersburg Museum of History2

    St. Petersburg Museum of History

    St. Petersburg, FL
    The St. Petersburg Museum of History, located in St. Petersburg, Florida, is a history museum that is dedicated to covering the history of the area. It provides a comprehensive overview of the region's past, making it an ideal destination for those interested in learning more about the local history.
  3. Museum of Fine Arts3

    Museum of Fine Arts

    St. Petersburg, FL
    The Museum of Fine Arts, located in St. Petersburg, Florida, is a testament to the vision of art collector Margaret Acheson Stuart. The museum, which opened its doors to the public in 1965, is housed in a building designed by John Volk & Associates. The design of the building, with its curving colonnade on Beach Drive, was intended to give a feeling of permanence, according to Volk.
  4. Florida Holocaust Museum4

    Florida Holocaust Museum

    St. Petersburg, FL
    The Florida Holocaust Museum is recognized as the fifth largest Holocaust museum in the USA and holds significant importance in the Southeast of the country. This recognition speaks to the museum's extensive collection and its role in educating the public about the Holocaust.
  5. Morean Arts Center5

    Morean Arts Center

    St. Petersburg, FL
    The Morean Arts Center, located in St. Petersburg, Florida, is a hub for artistic expression, showcasing works from local, national, and international artists. This provides a unique opportunity for visitors to experience a diverse range of art styles and techniques, all under one roof.

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