WHO: Tampa Convention Center, located on Tampa’s busy RiverWalk
WHAT: The Sail Pavilion at Tampa Convention Center will host a special Tall Ship Event, allowing visitors to tour an exact replica of Ferdinand Magellan’s Noa Victoria. The ship will dock at the Tampa Convention Center during a grand arrival on March 19 and will be available for tours starting March 21. The Noa Victoria was the first ship to circumnavigate the globe during its 32,000-mile journey nearly 500 years ago.
WHEN: Grand arrival takes place Wednesday, March 19 between 4:30 and 5 p.m.
Tours will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. March 21-30, 2014
WHERE: 333 S. Franklin Street, Tampa, Florida
For additional information or to purchase tickets, visit http://tallshipevent.com/Tampa.html.
About Tampa Convention Center
Centrally located on the sparkling waterfront of Tampa’s Hillsborough River, the Tampa Convention Center is dedicated to providing meeting planners, attendees and exhibitors a five-star resort experience. With its breathtaking views, extraordinary culinary team, professional concierge desk and easy access to area restaurants and attractions, the four-level, 600,000-square-foot convention center enjoys many of the attributes travelers look for in Florida’s finest five-star resorts. For additional information, visit www.tampaconventioncenter.com.