TripBuzz found 62 things to do with kids in or near West Palm Beach, Florida. From Fort Lauderdale Beachfront to Las Olas Boulevard, West Palm Beach offers a variety of fun, kid-friendly things to do in the area—including 21 family activities perfect for kids with ratings over 90%.
There are 49 different types of family-friendly things to do with kids in or near West Palm Beach, FL. The most popular types of activities for kids and families include: Parks, Beaches, Nature & Wildlife Areas and Amusement Parks.
Hiking Areas, Parks, Biking, National & State Parks, Bike Rentals, Hiking
Located in the middle of the city of Fort Lauderdale, Hugh Taylor Birch State Park that includes swimming, picnic areas, canoeing and hiking. Tour the estate of park benefactor High Taylor Birch, or relax in one of several tropical hammocks.
The Fort Lauderdale Beachfront is famous throughout the world, and with good reason. It features beautiful beaches, miles of pristine coastal waters, great surfing, verdant palm trees and long, lush native grasses.
Las Olas Beach offers surfing spots, beach horseback riding, and the nearby waters is popular for yellow-fin tuna sportfishing, and fishing for mahi mahi and wahoo, along with kayaking, while on land the area is popular for resorts, shopping and dining.
Located in Fort Lauderdale, Las Olas Boulevard is a unique and appealingly quirky neighborhood with off-the-beaten-path attractions and culture. It features gelaterias, bakeries, couture boutiques, consignment shops, fine dining and many other establishments and things to see.
Museums, Movie Theaters, Leisure Education, Science Museums, Other
The Museum of Discovery & Science in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, welcomes children and adults. Visitors enjoy two floors of exhibits on the Everglades and other natural science topics. Airboat swamp tours are also available.
A performing arts venue with various theaters and arts centers, the Broward Center for the Performing Arts hosts various musical and performing arts events and sponsors various school programs dedicated to enhancing cultural education. Spaces are available for rent and catering options are provided.
Sail in comfort and style with Tropical Sailing, a full-service chartered tour organization. The company's most popular packages include romantic sunset sails, coral reef exploration aboard a catamaran, and 'swim-n-sail' tours that include plenty of time in the water.
No visit to Fort Launderdale is complete without a ride on the Jungle Queen Riverboat, a classic three-floor vessel featuring fine dining, musical entertainment and guided tour narration. Purchase tickets in advance whenever possible.
Fort Lauderdale Beach Park is a public park that offers various facilities and amenities, such as access to boat ramps, grills, picnic tables, outdoor showers, restrooms, basketball and volleyball courts, and a playground. There are also opportunities for swimming and sunbathing.
Experience the waterfront from Fort Lauderdale's nautical landmark marina, at 15th Street Fisheries. Experience fine dining at the restaurant featuring the freshest seafood around, or relax at the casual café by the waterway for drinks and a bite to eat.