Fun attractions are plentiful in South Florida, & ideal for family excursions, interesting dates and solo adventures.
Some attractions are always free, or host free-entry days. Others offer wallet-friendly discounts.
Ways to save include
- package deals
- free-entry days
- discount opportunities
Please return to this feature, as other deals & opportunities for free entry are added.
South Florida Adventure package
A South Florida Adventure voucher, valid in summer, includes unlimited entry for several venues:
- Sawgrass Recreation Park in west Weston
- Flamingo Gardens in Davie
- Museum of Discovery & Science in Fort Lauderdale
- Butterfly World in north Broward
Fees for the Adventure package are $50 for adults & $40 for ages 3-12, tax is extra.
The voucher is valid in summer & in September. Information is online.
Summer Savings Package
- Lion Country Safari in West Palm Beach
- Cox Science Center and Aquarium in West Palm Beach
Plantation Historical Museum
Plantation Historical Museum, featuring a vareity of model railroad displays, is usually open Tuesdays – Saturdays, 511 N. Fig Tree Lane, Plantation 33317, 954-797-2722, feature & website. Please phone first to verify venue is open when you want to attend.
Miami Beach Botanical Garden
Entry is free at Miami Beach Botanical Garden
Manatee Lagoon, at 6000 N. Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach, features educational exhibits, a picnic area, gift shop and a waterfront vantage point for watching sealife. Information is online.
Stonewall National Museum, Fort Lauderdale
- includes a library, exhibits & events on LGBTQ themes
- 1300 E. Sunrise Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, website 954-763-8565
Downtown Hollywood Murals
Downtown Hollywood Murals is a free outdoor exhibit in an easily walkable route
Free Entry Days
Free first Thursday events at Art Museum in Fort Lauderdale, usually with interactive fun, 1 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, 954-525-5500, website
Free admission to Coral Gables Museum, usually evenings first Fridays
Free museum entry if you have this one thing… Valid first full weekends of each month at participating venues
Lots of parks & natural areas in South Florida are free, or relatively inexpensive.
Other free & inexpensive things to do this week:
Tuesday, May 17, 2022
Wednesday, May 18, 2022
Thursday, May 19, 2022
Friday, May 20, 2022
Saturday, May 21, 2022
Sunday, May 22, 2022
Monday, May 23, 2022