Downtown Tampa draws travelers and locals alike to its restaurants, shops, and culture. Experience the inspiring museums, diverse cuisines, and eclectic shopping in the heart of downtown Tampa. Walk to your conference or event at the Tampa Convention Center or Amalie Arena, home of the NHL’s Tampa Bay Lightning and the Tampa Bay Storm arena football team. Explore the Florida Aquarium, the Tampa Museum of Art or Henry B. Plant Museum. Meet friends and family at the University of Tampa, only a mile away. Walk the cobblestone streets of Hyde Park and window shop, or have a cocktail on on a restaurant patio. Other popular Tampa attractions like Busch Gardens® Tampa, Channelside, Lowry Zoo, and Raymond James Stadium are just a short drive away.