Kid Friendly Things to Do

The nation's oldest city will come alive for the entire family in St. Augustine. Featuring attractions such as a pirate-themed museum, the nation's oldest masonry fort, an iconic lighthouse, zoological parks and archeological sites, and a host of fascinating historic sites, there's always something fun to do. Kids will love the boat rides, the train and trolley tours, the cannon firings, and the unique opportunity to get up close and personal with a dolphin.

Marineland Dolphin Adventure

(407) 563-4701
9600 Oceanshore Blvd

Marineland offers a variety of ways to interact with their dolphins, as well as hands-on exhibits about marine life and the history of this classic Florida attraction.

Matanzas Inlet

8655 A1A South

The Matanzas Inlet park and beaches are part of the Fort Matanzas National Monument.

Nocatee Preserve and Mountain Bike Trail

(904) 209-0335
501 Davis Park Road

The natural, three miles of unpaved trails at Nocatee Preserve and Mountain Bike Trail are ideal for walking, jogging, mountain biking, bird watching, photographing nature, or horseback riding.

Old Jail

(844) 388-6452
167 San Marco Ave.

Home of St. Augustine's most violent criminals from 1891–1953.

Old Town Cycle Cruise

(904) 599-9492
250 Vilano Road

Old Town Cycle Tours offers a unique on the water experience in St. Augustine.

Old Town Trolley Tours

(904) 335-3155
167 San Marco Avenue

Old Town Trolley Tours offers a complete narrated tour of St. Augustine, along with the convenience of 22 stops throughout the historic district.

Oldest Store Museum

(904) 829-3800
167 San Marco Ave.

Step back in time and explore the “modern” wonders of an early 20th century general store.

Oldest Wooden School House

(904) 824-0192
14 St. George Street

Take a lesson from the Oldest Wooden School House in the country, complete with replica displays and museum on the inside!

Pinspiration

(904) 395-3056
880 A1A N, Suite 7

Pirate & Treasure Museum

(877) 467-5863
12 S Castillo Drive

Explore the world's largest collection of authentic pirate artifacts in a city that has seen its share of pirates.

Potter's Wax Museum

(904) 829-9056
31 Orange Street

The whole family can enjoy interacting with famous figures from history as well as modern movie stars and more at Potter's Wax Museum in St. Augustine.

Project SWING Playground

(904) 471-6616
10 W. Castillo Dr.

Project SWING is temporarily closed for repairs.

RefugeSea

(305) 970-0447

A seaside event specialist offering one-of-a-kind "seaperiences" on a classic boat in St. Augustine's waterways.

Ripley's Red Train Tours

(904) 824-1606
19 San Marco Avenue

Tour the nation's oldest city and learn all about its fascinating history on Ripley's Red Train.

Scenic Cruise

(904) 824-1806
111 Avenida Menendez

Departs four times daily for narrated 75-minute tours of Matanzas Bay.

Sea Love Charters

(904) 824-3328
220 Nix Boat Yard Road

Sea Love Charters offers deep water fishing with a choice of three boats.

Airboat Adventures by Sea Serpent Tours

(904) 495-4200
6550 S R 13 N

Visitors can explore the St. John's River and its tributaries, starting at Trout Creek for this fun family adventure.

St. Augustine Alligator Farm

(904) 824-3337
999 Anastasia Blvd

See wild reptiles, lemurs, Komodo dragons and toucans at the only place in the world to see all 24 species of crocodilians.

St. Augustine Aquarium

(904) 429-9777
2045 State Road 16

This family-friendly aquarium offers exciting encounters with a variety of marine life.

St. Augustine Bike Rentals

(904) 547-2074
125 King Street

Rent a bike, Segway, pedicab, and more to sightsee your way through St. Augustine in style.