- Our list of the best things to do in Jacksonville, Florida, features the top 101 nearby activities — including 44 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Jacksonville, FL has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Tours, Entertainment & Shows, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 39 things to do within the city of Jacksonville, FL , followed by 57 popular activities in nearby cities, including Jacksonville Beach, Orange Park, Ponte Vedra Beach, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island and Atlantic Highlands
Downtown Cigar Lounge 11 N Ocean Street, Jacksonville, FL MoreLess Info
Hosts cigar events, cigar, alcohol or wine tastings, as well as live shows, art exhibitions, and art lectures
St. Johns Town Center is a mall with over 170 stores and restaurants, featuring major department stores and retail chains along with smaller boutique stores. Their website has a live look book and offers news on special events and specific store deals.
The iconic brand, Budweiser, offers a guided tour of the different brews made in Jacksonville on their Budweiser Brewery Tours. Visitors can explore the plant; which includes rooms of vats where the beer is made and the automated bottling room.
88% 139 votes
300 A Philip Randolph Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32202 MoreLess Info
The Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena is a 15,000-seat multipurpose sports facility that was built in 2003. The stadium also serves as an entertainment venue and has hosted artists such as Elton John.
86% 169 votes
12713 Fort Caroline Rd., Jacksonville, FL 32225 MoreLess Info
Fort Caroline National Memorial is a memorial of the French presence in sixteenth century Florida and includes a fort recreation. It features a hiking trail, a visitor center with exhibits and a bookstore.
80% 104 votes
Hemming Plaza, Jacksonville, FL MoreLess Info
Founded in 1924, the Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville, is devoted to the enrichment of cultural life through excellence in visual arts. Producing more than 10 exhibitions a year, MOCA also conducts lectures and holds educational sessions for children and adults.
Located between the St. Johns River and the Atlantic Ocean, Huguenot Memorial Park features access to the water for fishing and boating. The park provides campsites, a nature center, picnic areas, a children's playground, trails and wildlife areas.
Memorial Park is 6 acres and hosts large events like concerts and parades while also attracting visitors for daily activities like jogging, dog walking, picnicking, soccer, frisbee and yoga. Fishing is also possible via the river.
71% 347 votes
1025 Museum Circle, Jacksonville, FL 32207 MoreLess Info
Many different fields of science are covered at the Museum of Science & History along with several historical periods. The institution also features its own planetarium and holds summer camps for kids.
As a dinner theater venue, Alhambra Theatre & Dining showcases a wide range of performances, from Broadway musicals to musical tributes to legendary bands. The theater also hosts events like runway shows, champagne receptions, and more.