History and Tourist Attractions
Book your cruise on MSC Armonia and be one of the first to sail with us from Tampa, Florida. Located on Florida's growing Gulf Coast yet close to the heart of the state, Tampa is known for its tourist attractions, culture and cuisine, and vibrant city districts.
Before you embark on your MSC Cruise, discover authentic history. Learn and discover Florida's past and personalities at the Tampa Bay History Center. With three floors of history, there's so much to learn! Visit Ybor City, once known as the "Cigar Capital of the World," which was once home to 200 factories and 12,000 cigar makers. Take a bite out of history too! Tampa's historic Columbia Restaurant is the oldest restaurant in the state of Florida. The landmark restaurant opened in 1905 and offers award-winning Spanish/Cuban cuisine.