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An Information Guide to Activities, Attractions, and Family Friendly Accommodations in the Florida Keys
Kids Tour Attractions in the Florida Keys
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ATTRACTIONS FOR KIDS IN THE FLORIDA KEYSA list of an assortment of attractions, activities, rides, and places to see for children that don't fall under any special category is provided below:
. Climb Key West - 254 Front Street - Key West -
There are no mountains in the Keys but future mountain climbers have a 24 foot artificial wall to climb if they are so inclined. Open evenings between 6 PM and 9 PM the climbing wall of Climb Key West can be found at the waters edge of the Hilton Resort and Marina. Adults and young children 3 years of age and up can scale this wall . For $9 children are provided with climbing shoes, harness, instruction and a spotter. 305-292-5462
. World Wide Sportsman - MM 81.5 -
Visit the largest saltwater and fly fishing store in Florida . Children can climb aboard a replica of Hemingway's boat, or have a beverage on the verandah of the Zane Grey Lounge, They'll love the fish viewing the store's large Everglades aquarium. Don't miss it! (305) 664-4615
. Morada Bay - Mile Marker 81.5 -
A favorite for lunch and dinner. Families can eat at outdoor tables. Spectacular sandy beach for watching evening sunsets. Bring a pail and shovel for young children. World Wide Sportsman is right next door and an easy stroll away. With World Wide Sportsman next door and the sand of Morada Bay there are lots of ways to keep youngsters busy while waiting for dinner. 305-664-0604
. Conch Tour Trains - Key West - Depot location for tickets and train near corner of Duval and Front Street, Key West Everybody loves this popular tour of Key West, especially kids. This tour provides an overview of all the places to see in Key West, Cost for Teenage children and adults is $15, for ages 4 to 12 the fee is $7. Tour is free for children under 4 years of age. 305-294-5161
. Wildlife Rescue of the Florida Keys - Key West Atlantic Blvd. and White Street 305-294-1441
Nothing fascinates children more than coming face to face with animals. A visit to Wildlife Rescue will usually produce an assortment of rescue and recovering animals - sea birds, raccoons, chickens
. Florida Keys Wild Bird Center - Mile Marker 93.6
This center is a good place for children to see many wild bird species - peregrine falcons, great white herons, screech owl, ibis, pelicans, osprey, and peacocks. The Center rescues injured, sick and orphaned birds and provides rehabilitation with the goal of releasing them back into the wild. Birds are kept in wire cages and enclosures and may be viewed from a wooden boardwalk path that crosses wetland grounds. Free but donations support half the Center's cost. A few guided tours but most are unguided to a lack of volunteers. 305-852-4486
. Laser Challenge - Key West 416 Eaton Street between Duval and Whitehead
A laser tag game in an arena for those looking for action and a video arcade as well. Adults and children will have fun at Laser Challenge. 305-292-2330
. Ghost Tour - Key West - 305-293-8009
Want to add a little eerie excitement to your families tour of Key West? Arrange to go on the Ghost Walking Tour of Key West which lasts about 80 minutes and introduces you to the haunted places and ghosts of Key West. This nightly tour begins from the lobby of the La Concha Hotel located at 430 Duval Street and is guided by a caped and slightly scary fellow who leads the way with a lantern to set the mood. $15 for adults and $10 for kids 12 and younger.
. Discovery Underneath Tours - Key West 251 Margaret St. - Lands End Marina 305-293-0099, 800-262-0099
Travel aboard the vessel Discovery. Once is over the coral reef, passengers head down below to the viewing room to see the plants and marine animals of the living coral reef.
ACTIVITIES and PLACES TO VISIT for CHILDREN and FAMILIES
in the FABULOUS FLORIDA KEYS
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The links below are for charity organizations providing services for children in the Florida Keys.
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