Veterans Memorial Park & Museum

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Location and Hours

Location

3602 Highway 301 North
Tampa, FL 33619

Hours

  • Park hours
    Daily: 8 AM to 5 PM

  • Museum hours
    Temporarily closed for in-person visits

  • Veterans Resource Center
    Mon. - Fri.: 8 AM to 4:30 PM

  • Park & Museum Holiday Closures and Hours Changes
    Thanksgiving Day (Closed)
    Christmas Eve (8 AM to 3 PM)
    Christmas Day (Closed)

  • Consumer & Veteran Services staff are available by phone at (813) 635-8316, Monday - Friday 8 AM to 4:30 PM

Contact

(813) 635-8316

Announcements

Museum Closed - Park Open

Veterans Memorial Park is open daily from 8 AM to 5 PM

Due to ongoing COVID-19 concerns, the Rear Admiral Leroy Collins, Jr, Veterans Museum remains closed.

Consumer & Veteran Services staff are available by phone at (813) 635-8316, Monday - Friday 8 AM to 4:30 PM.

Offices open for in-person services

About

The Hillsborough County Veterans Memorial Park and Rear Admiral Leroy Collins, Jr, Veterans Museum was established to provide a centralized location to which all citizens and visitors could memorialize and honor the Veterans of all eras. 

The park also serves as a grounds for regional ceremonies on Veterans Day, Memorial Day, and Patriot Day; along with a variety of organized events. It has a reputation as a well-designed location for reading, reflection, meditation, picnicking, gathering as a family, or walking/jogging it’s many paths, and has fitness stations along the trail of the Bypass Canal. Learn more about volunteering at the museum.

The Veterans Resource Center is also located on the grounds of the park in building 3610 and offers services for Veterans.

Watch Stitches of Duty video, filmed at the memorial park.

The park's 14 war memorials currently include:

  • Iraq
  • Afghanistan
  • Korea
  • Vietnam
  • World War I
  • World War II
  • Spanish American
  • Fallen Heroes
  • Committed Forces

Check out park and museum highlight aerial videos.

Visit the Park and Museum website

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Amenities

  • Bird Watching
  • Fitness Trails
  • Museum
  • Walking Trails