Living History Saturdays


July, 2019





12:00 – 3:00 PM



Tampa Bay History Center

801 Old Water St.

Tampa, FL 33602

Each month, a living history re-enactor will tell stories, show artifacts, and give a short presentation on a different Florida-related theme. Discover what life at sea was like for an 18th-century privateer, listen to a young couple navigating changing social attitudes during the 1960s, or hear about the homefront in 1940s Tampa during WWII.

Trades in the Age of Sail

Historians Ross Lamoreaux and Avery Miller demonstrate jobs and work performed during the mid-19th century, including carpenter, boatswain and sailing master.