Fun and educational places to take your kids while homeschooling in Florida.
Florida Association of Museums
Our searchable database of Florida’s Museums is your online invitation to explore the cultural, historic, and scientific resources of the more than 340 museums in the state.
An insiders guide to unique destinations.
Florida Online State Park Guide
Many people start each year with a goal. Your goals might include more exercise, to meet new friends or develop “green” habits. Florida’s state parks can help.
Offers homeschool classes every second Wednesday of the month (September-April). We have an elementary session from 10-12 and middle/high school session from 1-3. We also offer group rates for homeschool groups on regular field trips of 10 or more.
4400 Rickenbacker Causeway
Miami, FL 33149
Secrets of the Sea Marine Exploration Center and Aquarium
A private, not-for-profit aquarium and community marine education center.
The Pier in downtown St. Petersburg
Brevard Art Museum
Located in Old Eau Gallie, one of Brevard County’s historic districts and one block from the Indian River. The focal point of an ever-expanding artistic and cultural center.
1463 Highland Avenue
Melbourne, FL 32936-0835
Gulfcoast Wonder & Imagination Zone
G.WIZ offers field trip programs throughout the year to preschool age through adults from dedicated staff and volunteers.
1001 Blvd of the Arts
Sarasota, FL 34236
Ghost Tours of Historic Haunted St. Petersburg
If you choose to emphasize the ‘teambuilding’ aspect for your students in particular, your students may get even more benefits from our program than most. Two locations. Group rates $10 ea. For tickets in advance, call 727-894-4678.
An extensive array of exhibits that illustrate the history of northwest Florida; an excellent local history reference library; field trip tours for school, scout, and civic groups; special programs for young people each summer; classes in such heritage crafts as quilting, bobbin lace, and basketry.
115 Westview Avenue
Historic Bok Sanctuary
Florida’s most abundant opportunities for aesthetic, cultural and personal enrichment. The lush landscapes of the Olmsted gardens, the majesty and music of the carillon tower and the splendor of Pinewood Estate create an experience that inspires all who visit. In Polk County (between Orlando and Tampa).
1151 Tower Blvd.
Lake Wales FL 33853
Florida Museum of Natural History
Offers a variety of fun and educational programs for visitors of all ages. Several Homeschool Days each year.
3215 Hull Road — Powell Hall, UF Cultural Plaza
Gainesville, FL 32611-2710
Lyonia Environmental Center
A unique insight into Volusia County’s fragile ecosystems. The center promotes an understanding of the county’s natural environment, the heritage it sustains, and the challenges it faces.
2150 Eustace Ave.
Deltona, FL 32725.
Pelican Harbor Seabird Station
We are a non-profit wildlife rehabilitation center in Miami specializing in brown pelicans. On-site programs include a tour of our facility and off-site programs include a live pelican.
1279 NE 79th Street Causeway
Miami, FL 33138
Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee *
A 32,000 square foot facility located on beautiful Kleman Plaza in downtown Tallahassee. It features a state-of-the-art Space Mission Simulator and utilizes the immersiveness of an IMAX theatre and a domed high-definition planetarium.
200 S. Duval Street
Tallahassee, FL 32301
Emerald Coast Science Center
You will find a museum for children and families filled with more than 250 touchable, interactive exhibits that teach about natural phenomena and basic scientific principles.
139 Brooks St.
Fort Walton Beach, Florida 32548
Imaginarium Hands-On Museum
Hours of fun and entertainment for the entire family, with over 60 interactive exhibits plus live fish, sharks, turtles, swans, iguanas and live animal programs.
2000 Cranford Avenue
Fort Myers, Florida 33916
Jacksonville Museum of Science & History
Strives to increase the knowledge and understanding of the natural environment and history of Jacksonville as well as Northeast Florida.
1025 Museum Circle
Jacksonville, FL 32207-9053
The Museum of Arts and Sciences
Volusia County residents receive half price admittance on the first Tuesday of each month (with proof of residence).
352 South Nova Road
Daytona Beach, FL 32114