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Florida Rail Road Museum

The Florida Rail Road Museum exhibits a variety of locomotives and rail cars in Parish Florida. However, the real fun begins when you ride the trains! The museum offers diesel train excursions on most weekends and also hosts popular Day Out with Thomas and Polar Express events. Visit … read more

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Tampa Museum of Art

The Tampa Museum of Art's permanent collection ranges from Greek Antiquities to Modern Art, while travelling exhibitions ensure there's always something new to see during your visit. On Saturdays the Museum offers a drop-in art program where your children can create an art projected related to … read more


Glazer Children’s Museum

With over 170 fun and challenging hands-on activities The Glazer Children's Museum in Tampa is the perfect place for children to explore, discover and learn! Young guests can fly an airplane, design a city, slide down a fireman's pole and much more. The museum also offers summer and school break … read more


Caladesi Island

Caladesi Island State Park has award winning white sand beaches where families can enjoy swimming, sand play and beachcombing. An island snack bar is the perfect place to grab an ice cream bar or other cool treat. The park is accessible only by boat. Regular ferry service operates year round … read more


SS American Victory

The SS American Victory is one of only 4 fully-operational WWII ships. Come aboard to explore cavernous cargo holds, radio and gyro rooms, weaponry, mess halls, crew cabins, lifeboats and the engine. The SS American Victory is moored in Tampa's Channel District. Visit for … read more


Sarasota Jungle Gardens

Sarasota Jungle Gardens is home to more than 150 native and exotic animals including flamingos, parrots, primates, lizards, iguanas, alligators and more. In operation since 1939, Sarasota Gardens evokes memories of quaint Old Florida attractions and provides a great opportunity for your family to … read more


Fort De Soto Park

Fort De Soto Park is the largest park in Pinellas County Park and includes almost three miles of white sandy beach that are ranked among the most beautiful in the world. The park includes paved multi-purpose trails, nature trails, playgrounds, concession area and a quartermaster museum. Picnic … read more

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