Family Fun Places To Go in Gainesville, Florida


Are you looking family fun places in Gainesville?

If you're looking family fun places in Gainesville or less than an hour away, we have a list of great places to go. Discover new places to go in Gainesville with family, friends or solitude.

Adventure Island

Two Tails Ranch

The ranch is the only privately owned elephant facility of its kind. The natural coast of Florida is a prime location for elephants. The climate is almost identical to their native countries.



Our 15,000 square foot facility, located in Gainesville, offers families an Indoor Playground with Entertainment! Whether you are looking to book a birthday party, find a place to play on the weekends, hold a fundraiser, or just want to host a private group party.

Florida Aquarium

World Martial Arts Center

Martial Arts is a Family Affair! The World Martial Arts Center in Gainesville, FL provides a unique way to bring your family closer together by sharing an exciting hobby with outstanding benefits for everyone.

10165 N McKinley Drive, Tampa, FL

Engineering For Kids of North Central Florida

Are you interested in enrolling your children, students, or Scout troop in hands-on enrichment activities? Our engineering classes for kids in Florida are geared to expand kids current knowledge of science, technology, engineering, and math using guided play.

Sky Zone Trampoline Park

Petting Zoo Ocala

Farm animals along with monkeys, camels & other non-native species can be viewed, petted & fed.

SS American Victory

Travelers Campground

Clean wooded park,close to Gainesville ( UF, VA,&Shands) & springs. Paved roads. Pull-thru sites. Free Wi-Fi & cable TV. Clean hot showers, leashed pets. Laundry,Clubhouse,pool. RV supplies,groceries, ice.Clubs and Rallies Welcome. Good Sam Park. Reservations accepted.Come meet the animals, exotic birds & friendly people.

Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo

Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo

The Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo is a 10-acre zoo in Gainesville, Florida. As part of Santa Fe College, It is the only college zookeeper training facility in the United States with its own AZA-accredited.

The Tampa Theatre and Office Building

Ben Hill Griffin Stadium

Commonly known as The Swamp, Ben Hill Griffin Stadium is home to the University of Florida football team, the Gators. The team is typically among the top programs in the SEC, and the stadium is regularly packed with fans.