Posted on Sunday, 5.23.2010
Things to do in Miami - Miami family attractions
Your Miami vacation should be enjoyable for the whole family; so why let the kids have all the fun? There are plenty of things to do in Miami
with the entire family. Look in any Miami guide
and you will see a list of many fun things to do in Miami
including Miami family attractions. Below is a list of some of the most popular Miami family attractions
both children and adults will enjoy together.
Everglades Safari Park
26700 SW 8th Street, Miami Fl
For fun things to do in Miami on the water take the family to Everglades Safari Park. Spot exotic birds, turtles, crocodiles and alligators while flying through the tropical wilderness of the Everglades from an airboat. There's also a jungle trail, alligator farm and show, Indian village and a small museum.
Admission is $23 for adults; $10 for children ages 5-11; under 5 is free.
Open daily, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m,
4400 Rickenbacker Causeway Key Biscayne, Fl
Miami Seaquarium is of the most popular Miami family attractions. Enjoy fabulous underwater, watch a killer whale show, enjoy dolphins performing tricks, touch and feed a stingray and see an endangered manatee exhibit. For an extra fee your family can enjoy a dolphin encounter program where you actually get to feed and play with these lovable marine mammals.
Admission is $37.95 adults, $35.95 seniors, $27.95 children 3-9; 3 and under free.
Open daily, 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m
Miami Children's Museum
980 MacArthur Causeway, Miami, Fl
There are plenty of things to do in Miami at the Children’s Museum, a hands-on museum for ages 2 to 11, with a pretend bank, grocery store, animal clinic, health center, cruise ship and more.
Admission is $12 for residents, children under one free.
Open daily, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
1111 Parrot Jungle Trail Miami, Fl
Jungle Island is on of the newest Miami family attractions. This tropical jungle theme park specializes in more than 300 vibrant birds, along with monkeys, tigers, penguins, baboons, crocodiles and more. There's more than a mile of winding, covered trails, plus bird shows, safari tours, rare twin orangutans to watch and a recreation area called La Playa, with a private beach and water slides.
Admission is $29.95 adults, $27.95 seniors, $23.95 children 3-10 and under 2 free
Open Daily, Monday-Friday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Saturday-Sunday: 10 a.m- 6 p.m.