Things to Do with Kids in Fort Walton Beach, FL

TripBuzz found 42 things to do with kids in or near Fort Walton Beach, Florida. From Village of Baytowne Wharf to the Henderson Beach State Park, Fort Walton Beach offers a variety of fun, kid-friendly things to do in the area—including 17 family activities perfect for kids with ratings over 90%.

There are 34 different types of family-friendly things to do with kids in or near Fort Walton Beach, FL. The most popular types of activities for kids and families include: Beaches, Random Fun, Water Sports and Hiking.

The attractions in the list below have an average rating of 83%, based on 8,631 total reviews from users of TripBuzz and other popular sites across the web.

There are 8 things to do with kids in Fort Walton Beach, and 19 things to do with kids in nearby cities within 25 miles, including: Destin and Pensacola.

Fort Walton Beach, FL

Highlights
  • Outdoors - 15 Family Activities
  • Amusement - 14 Family Activities
  • Active & Adventure - 12 Family Activities
  • Sights & Landmarks - 5 Family Activities

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Air Force Armament Museum
1
5.9 Miles

Air Force Armament Museum

100 Museum Dr, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32542
Museums, Military Museums
Fort Walton Beach, Florida is proudly home to the Air Force Armament Museum, a free museum dedicated to historical weapons and military vehicles. Military buffs and those interested in United States military history must not miss a chance to tour this unique museum.

Rating

97%
367 Votes
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Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park
2
1.7 Miles

Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park

1010 Miracle Strip Pkwy, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Aquariums
More than a simple aquarium, the Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park is a hands-on institution specializing in animal interactions. Guests come face to face with dolphins, manatees, seals and small sharks. Those who wish to may snorkel with stingrays.

Rating

55%
552 Votes
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Goofy Golf
3
1.5 Miles

Goofy Golf

401 North Eglin Parkway, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
Golf Courses, Golf
The Goofy Golf club has two 17 hole courses, with each sharing the 18th hole. It was opened in 1958 and its mascot, since the beginning, is the now 23 foot-tall T-Rex Hammy.

Rating

88%
111 Votes
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Indian Temple Mound & Museum
4
1.3 Miles

Indian Temple Mound & Museum

139 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL
Museums, Historic Sites, Natural History Museums
Located in Fort Walton Beach, Florida, the Indian Temple Mound & Museum is dedicated to the history of First Nations cultures in Florida. There are three outbuildings that contain special exchibits and installations. One admission ticket covers all of the Museum's buildings.

Rating

81%
62 Votes
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The Boardwalk on Okaloosa Island
5
2.6 Miles

The Boardwalk on Okaloosa Island

1450 Miracle Strip Parkway, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Parks, Specialty Shops
The Boardwalk on Okaloosa Island can be considered a mall and a half-covered park in one. It has covered picnic areas and sports courts, it has snack-bars and shops, and it has playgrounds and arcade games.

Rating

77%
61 Votes
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Grayton Beach
6
1.1 Miles

Grayton Beach

Beaches
Grayton Beach is a small village on the coast, with a rich history. The water is filled with fish, which makes it a popular place among fisherman. Marine wildlife can be spotted from the shore, including turtles and sting-rays.

Rating

93%
29 Votes
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White Sands Bowling Center
7
1.6 Miles

White Sands Bowling Center

653 Beal Parkway Northwest, Fort Walton Beach, FL
Bowling Alleys, Bowling
White Sands Bowling Center offers open and league bowling for the whole family. They also have a large game arcade, a lounge, and a pro-shop offering both new equipment and repairs.

Rating

64%
14 Votes
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Buccaneer Pirate Cruise
8
6.6 Miles

Buccaneer Pirate Cruise

88 US Hwy 98 East, Destin, FL 32541
Boat Tours
Set sail with Buccaneer Pirate Cruise in Destin, Florida, and make family-friendly memories that last a lifetime. Buccaneer Pirate Cruise also offers Scurvy Dogs cruises for customers age 21 and older, which include bar service and adult comedic entertainment.

Rating

95%
386 Votes
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Destin's Original Sea Blaster
9
6.6 Miles

Destin's Original Sea Blaster

66 Highway 98 E, Destin, FL
General Tours
Speed demons flock to Destin's Original Sea Blaster for wild rides in the Gulf of Mexico. Clamber aboard the Sea Blaster, a high-octane boat with a serious need for speed. Flotation equipment is provided.

Rating

94%
359 Votes
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HarborWalk Marina
10
6.6 Miles

HarborWalk Marina

66 Harbor Blvd., Destin, FL 32540
Marinas
Destin's HarborWalk Marina offers services and amenities to resident boats and visiting vessels. Its offerings include short-stay slips, repair facilities, a fuel station, waste pumping services, a tackle shop, bathrooms and a grocery mart.

Rating

85%
422 Votes
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