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Crystal River
Make this vacation the most memorable ever for the entire family. Come swim with our gentle giants, the manatees. This will be one of the most exciting things you have ever done. Our staff biologist will guide you through our manatee awareness progra...
Crystal River
The Crystal River Preserve State Park is truly a unique area on Florida's Gulf Coast. The park is in between temperate and sub-tropical climate zones, which allows for different communities to grow according to their location. In addition to the clim...
Homosassa
Showcasing native Florida wildlife, including an underwater manatee observatory, plus a children's hands on education centre, daily encounter programs and a boat tour is included in your admission.
Inverness
The sparkling waters of Lake Holathlikaha were a welcome sight to sick and wounded soldiers during the Second Seminole War. In 1836, the First Georgia Battalion of Volunteers built a stockade for the soldiers resting here, enabling the Volunteers to ...
Weeki Wachee
Simply beach swimming and parkland, with a playground and volleyball net. Ideal for a traditional family beach day!
Petting Zoo Ocala
(1)
(26 Miles)
Ocala
Petting zoo for all ages. exotic animals and farm animals. Pony rides. Picnic area. Birthday parties. Bounce house. Camel rides.
Spring Hill
Enjoy Florida's ONLY spring-fed waterpark! White sandy beaches, thrilling flume rides, a kiddie pool area, tiki bar, beach volleyball and the constant 72 degree spring water! One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do ...
Fun Zone
(32 Miles)
Spring Hill
Active, affordable family fun with activities such as mini-golf, games arcade, batting cages, and perfect for birthday parties.
Bounce Party
(35 Miles)
Hudson
9,000 square feet of inflatable fun from slides and obstacle courses to classic bounce houses and more besides.
Hudson
For over ten years our professional staff has handled every aspect of our shows. The directing, producing, lighting, designing of sets and costumes - all blending together to bring you "The Best Little Show Place In Florida".
Silver Springs
(39 Miles)
Silver Springs
Silver Springs is a 350 acre nature theme park that surrounds the headwaters of the beautiful Silver River, the largest artesian spring formation in the world. Located 90 miles north of Orlando, just east of Ocala, Florida. Here you can ...
Wild Waters
(39 Miles)
Ocala
Wild Waters water park offers Florida visitors the perfect way to keep cool while vacationing in The Sunshine State. The park's thrill rides, include Bunyan's Bend, Osceola's Revenge and Hurricane are sure to keep the more thrill seeking content; whi...
Richey
Monster Mini Golf is an exciting indoor monster themed glow in the dark 18 hole miniature golf course that offers a host of fun activities at every turn. This is not your average mini golf course! You feel the excitement and adventure of playing mini...
Old Town
Discover the Nature Coast.... at the beautiful new Suwannee River Hideaway Campground. We are located on the Suwannee River and have a 1500' boardwalk thru the wetlands to the river. Explore the amazing variety of plants, trees and wildlife. Our cam...
Odessa
This is a guided tour that will include visiting with our goats, rabbits,donkeys, and pigs. Guests will milk a cow, rider a pony, catch a chicken and a hayride. Also,our Baby Barn and Barn Maze and Slide Children Under 2: Free Children 2-12 years o...
Fanning Springs
Located on the Suwannee River, this inviting source of cool, clear water has attracted people for thousands of years. Great idea if you are looking for fun places to go with kids in Florida
Zephyrhills
This 7,000-square-foot sprayground features arches shooting water and soaker cannons, fountain jets and falling buckets of water. A great way to cool off for free!
Tarpon Springs
Journey into the world under the ocean with this spectacular living reef.
Colt Creek
(53 Miles)
Lakeland
This 5067 acre park nestled within the Green Swamp Wilderness Area and named after one of the tributaries that flows through the property was opened to the public on January 20, 2007. For over 60 years this property was managed as a cattle ranch by t...
Gainesville
The Gainesville Rock Gym offers indoor rock climbing for all ages. We have a family friendly atmosphere and plenty of climbing to entertain your for hours.
Gainesville
The Teaching Zoo is operated as a part of Santa Fe Colleges Zoo Animal Technology Program; it is the premier wild animal technology program in the United States. Supervised by the professional staff of the Teaching Zoo, the students get hands-on expe...
Tampa
A spectacular kid-size interactive Town, huge inflatables, and plenty of colorful classic features to entertain and exhaust kids of all ages and abilities.
North Thonotosassa
Opened in 1938 as one of Floridas first state parks, this park is divided by the swiftly flowing Hillsborough River. Fort Foster, a replica of an 1837 fort from the Second Seminole War, is located on the park grounds, adjacent to the river. Fort tour...
Tampa
Video Game Party. It is a game truck trailer with FOUR widescreen high-def TVs that cover the walls in front of custom stadium seats with built-in vibration motors synched to the on-screen action with speakers in front and back.
Jump N Joeys
(57 Miles)
Clermont
This climate controlled play zone offers a large selection of obstacle courses, giant slides and jumpers that provide endless fun for children of all ages. They offer a separate toddler area with soft blocks, playhouses, as well as designated toddler...
Clermont
Their patented style of fun with trampoline covered floors and walls provided high level angular bounces kids can't get enough of. Session types include open jump, 3D Dodgeball and SkyRobics fitness classes.
Tampa
A nature filled day out for the family with wooded picnic areas and a playground, canoeing and kayaking, as well as a host of wildlife.
Tampa
A science-tastic day out for kids under 12 where they can play, interact, learn and understand science and the world around them. Perfect for the whole family in the countries largest kids science center!
Dunedin
Blue-green Gulf waters lap gently along the preserve��s beautiful four-mile-long beach. Located three miles off the coast of Tarpon Springs, this park is accessible only by private boat. Visitors must bring water and supplies; there are no provis...
Christmas
Real Florida...as Real as it Gets! Jungle Adventures Nature Park & Zoo is the natural habitat jungle home of our famous 200 foot long roadside wonder, Swampy, the World's Largest Alligator. Come and experience Live Guided Wildlife Encounters with Ra...
Tampa
Adventure Island's 30 acres of water-drenched fun in the sun features the ultimate combination of high-speed thrills and tropical, tranquil surroundings for guests of all ages. Within a soothing Key West atmosphere awaits an unrivaled blend of slides...
Busch Gardens
(61 Miles)
Tampa
Part theme park and part safari, Busch Gardens is a great option for thrill seekers and animal lovers alike.
Tampa
Rock climbing fun with features from bouldering options suitable for beginners and kids, all the way up to climbing through professional levels! Time to get active!
Lowry Park Zoo
(62 Miles)
Tampa
Voted the no 1 Zoo in the U.S. by Child Magazine, Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo features more than 2,200 animals. Get hands-on with exciting interactive exhibits like giraffe feeding, Stingray Bay and more. One of the many fun family places to visit if y...
Clearwater
Come ride the Rio Grande Train, take on the Miner Mike roller coaster, take a spin on the Drummer Boy, or just enjoy a ride on the Swing. There are lots of laughs and giggles to be found in Playland!
Alachua
Plenty of room to roam. All kinds of animals to visit. Donkeys, Horses, Cows, Parrots, Goats. All located on beautiful grounds with rolling hills and plenty of shade.
Golfland
(64 Miles)
San Jose
Golf Land is one of the only true gaming arcades left in the Bay Area. Unlike Chuck E. Cheese and most mini golf establishments, Milpitas Golf Land is sure to provide family entertainment while not compromising its appeal to older teens and kids.
Dinosaur World
(65 Miles)
Plant City
Visit over 200 life size dinosaurs in a natural setting. Exhibits include: They're Alive animatronic exhibit, Prehistoric Museum, Fossil Dig, Boneyard, Movie Cave, Deinonychus Island, Carnivore Boardwalk, Picnic Area, Playground, Giftshop, and more
Clearwater
Welcome to Clearwater Marine Aquarium, the world's most-watched marine life rescue and environmental education center. Our mission is to restore and preserve our marine environment. We accomplish our mission through leadership in education, research,...
Clearwater Beach
Captain Memo's "Original" Pirate Cruise has something for everyone including face painting, musical games, treasurte hunts and water gun battles. For the adults we offer complimetary beer, wine and soft drinks. Two hour cruise sailing daily. Please c...
Tampa
There are equipped role play settings, elemental experiment sections and construction zones plus art and crafts, computers and plenty more besides.
Tampa
Experience the aquarium and see why it's among the top aquariums in the world. With more than 20,000 aquatic plants and animals from Florida and around the world. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in...
Winter Garden
Cranium Clubhouse is extreme learning and extreme fun. Their learning programs are designed using state-of-the-art technology platforms. The learning curriculum is animated, interactive and designed for technology systems.
Clearwater
Climb aboard the "LITTLE TOOT", the forty foot authentic tugboat for an exciting dolphin watching adventure with a narrated sightseeing tour of the Gulf of Mexico and Clearwater Harbor. Enjoy the breeze under a large canopy or work on your tan in the...
Tampa
12,000 sqft. of super springy surface! Available for open jumping, dodgeball, and everything else you can do on a trampoline!
Walt Disney World
(4)
(70 Miles)
Orlando
Disneyland has eight different lands, with over 40 attractions designed to appeal to guests of all ages. This park is for the young as well as the young at heart. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in...
Skate World
(71 Miles)
Lakeland
Classic family friendly roller skating with parties, lessons and local group services.
Largo
Come JUMP into WEATHER PROOF family fun at AirHeads! With unlimited open jumping every day, dedicated dodgeball courts, a full arcade, fitness class, birthday parties and more, it's easy to see why AirHeads is a must see here in Florida!
Lakeland
Floridas “Official Aviation Museum and Education Center” features a dynamic display of the best examples aviation has to offer including one-of-a-kind designs, classics, ultra-lights, antiques and war-birds. But the Museum is more than a collect...
Lake Buena Vista
Thrilling water rides and fun drops....a fun way to spend a hot summers day!

Top 10 most viewed fun things to do near Crystal River with kids

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Weeki Wachee Springs

(27 Miles) Waterparks in Spring Hill

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Petting Zoo Ocala

(26 Miles) Zoos in Ocala

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Wild Waters

(39 Miles) Waterparks in Ocala

4

Bounce Party

(35 Miles) Indoor Play in Hudson

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Show Palace Dinner Theatre

(35 Miles) Childrens Entertainment in Hudson

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Silver Springs

(39 Miles) National Parks / Natural World in Silver Springs

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Homosassa Wildlife Park

(7 Miles) Zoos in Homosassa

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Fun Zone

(32 Miles) Kids Fun in Spring Hill

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Swim With Manatees

(0 Miles) National Parks / Natural World in Crystal River

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Fort Cooper State Park

(19 Miles) National Parks / Natural World in Inverness

Fun places to visit in Crystal River with kids

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There are so many fun places to go with kids in Florida - The Sunshine State - great zoos and aquariums, museums, theme parks, water parks and swimming pools, places to visit outdoors (many of which are cheap or free), great historical places of interest and tourist attractions, activities and indoor play centres for toddlers as well as the usual family tourist attractions - take a look above, lots of the best things to do with children in FL