With The Family Itinerary

By Visit Tallahassee

Looking to spend a day with your family in Florida’s Capital City?

Stay & Play:

Suggested Dining/Nightlife Options: 

  • Lofty Pursuits
    • Watch candy being made by hand using tools from the 1800s, try some homemade ice cream or sample an old-fashioned malt at Lofty Pursuits soda fountain. 
  • Momo’s Pizza
    • Kids and adults alike love this local pizzeria, serving “slices as big as your head” and home-brewed craft beer. The sudsy creations include Sunburst IPA, Ollie’s Irish Red, Queen’s English Brown Porter, and Blackjack Sweet Stout. 

Activities: 

  • Tallahassee Museum
    • Look at native Florida animals in a natural habitat at the Tallahassee Museum or for even more excitement, soar over cypress swamps on zip lines reaching 60’ off the ground with courses designed for the whole family. 
  • Wakulla Springs State Park
    • Reminiscent of classic Florida vacation spots, Wakulla Springs is home to one of the largest and deepest freshwater springs in the world. Take a dip into the year-round 70 degree waters, or witness wildlife close-up on daily guided riverboat tours where you’re likely to see alligators, turtles, manatees, deer and an abundance of bird species.
  • Goodwood Museum & Gardens
    • Tour this former plantation home that is set among centuries-old live oaks covered in Spanish moss at Goodwood Museum & Gardens. Kids of all ages can learn about the fascinating people who have lived at this historic home over the years.
  • Challenger Learning Center
    • Explore outer space at the Challenger Learning Center in a space mission simulator, hands-on exhibits, domed planetarium and the area’s largest IMAX movie screen.
  • Midtown Reader
    • Get lost in a good book at Midtown Reader. From literary fiction, mysteries, poetry, and science fiction to young adult books, biographies and cookbooks, Midtown Reader carries a selection of new and noteworthy books.
  • Hangar 38
    • Upscale family entertainment center offering bowling, arcade games, food, and drinks.  

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