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Tampa Union Station

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Classic train statiom

Well-preserved and attractive, Tampa Union Station is a must-visit for train enthusiasts. Adequate... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2017
Les L
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St. Petersburg, Florida
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Beautiful building

Love the history here and it's great that it's still being used for trains. I've gone to Miami a... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2015
Les L
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St. Petersburg, Florida
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28 Aug 2017
“Ever want to try train travel?”
2 May 2017
“Classic train statiom”
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

Tampa's Union Station is a beautiful historic train station where you can take the Amtrak to other cities on the Atlantic coast or within Florida. You'll feel like you're on a period piece movie set while you wait for your train. The Amtrak trains are...More

2  Thank el7
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Well-preserved and attractive, Tampa Union Station is a must-visit for train enthusiasts. Adequate facilities for train travel are available.

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Reviewed 27 May 2016

My mother has traveled to and from this train station a few times and I picked her up and had the pleasure of viewing this building. This historic building is an architecture lovers dream, beautiful building and it is very well kept for a 100+...More

1  Thank tampabrat22
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

This station location is 5 stars when taking a cruise vacation from the port of Tampa. Once we arrived here we made a left on Twiggs Street, walked straight toward Channelside Drive and took the Line Streetcar "Trolley" at station 5. Depending on the cruise...More

5  Thank TravelLense
Reviewed 29 December 2015

Have realistic exoectations and you will enjoy this. It costs nothing to go into the building and sending 20 to 30 minutes inside is wonderful. This is an historic building which serves as the Amtrak Station for Tampa. Do not expect to be entertained -...More

3  Thank Kelly B
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Love the history here and it's great that it's still being used for trains. I've gone to Miami a couple of times and it's a good starting point.

2  Thank Les L
Reviewed 4 July 2015

I visited this station twice during my rail journey from Pennsylvania to Florida for vacation. The station itself is a beautiful old building, but it doesn't have much to offer. The only food is a snack machine. The surrounding area seems to be a bit...More

2  Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed 28 March 2015 via mobile

This building needs many repairs and is in the bad part lf tampa. The painting has faded away on the interior and exterior this piece of history is located probably less than 30 feet from a highway ramp. It currently oy services for Amtrak which...More

1  Thank Thekingofdisasters
FriendsofTUS, Manager at Tampa Union Station, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2015

As a Board member and volunteer with Friends of Tampa Union Station, it's always disappointing to read a negative review about our historic station. The 1912-built Tampa Union Station received a $4 million restoration in 1998 through the work largely of many community volunteers and...More

Reviewed 9 February 2015

Nice building but we use it for train travel. Have dropped friends and family off to travel a number of places. Friendly employees who think safety first. No set rules on picking up your luggage after a trip. This station does not sit in the...More

2  Thank Bob19512014
Reviewed 27 September 2014 via mobile

I will start by saying as a historical structure I loved the details of the inside and outside of this station. As you sit inside on the wooden benches, you feel as though as you are transported back to the 30s or the 40s. Historical...More

1  Thank Nicole S
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pastranamarilyn
15 May 2018|
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Response from FriendsofTUS | Property representative |
Check out the Sikver Star, trains 91/92 on Amtrak’s website. Lots of great information, including a travel planner, there! -Friends of Tampa Union Station
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Barb, I can only speak with a personal opinion. There is a fenced off long term parking area behind the station. I've left my car there during a trip many times and have never had an issue. But be sure you park in the area... More
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