- Our list of the best things to do in Lake City, Florida, features the top 7 nearby activities — including 1 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Lake City, FL has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Museums & Galleries, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 7 things to do within the city of Lake City, FL
67% 12 votes
157 SE Hernando Ave, Lake City, FL 32025 MoreLess Info
The Lake City Columbia County Historical Museum has been park of Lake City since before the Civil War, making it a historical gem to the local Florida patrons. The museum is open to the public and offers guided tours through its formal parlor, various Victorian bedrooms and an army artifact display.
The Lake City Mall is a small shopping center in Lake City, Florida with your average department stores like JC Penney, TJ Maxx, and Gamestop. There is also places to eat such as Starbucks and a Chinese buffet. Shopping hours are extended during the holiday season.
93% 315 votes
18700 S. CR 325, Gainesville, FL 32640 MoreLess Info
Named for Pulitzer Prize-winning author Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, the Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Historic State Park is managed by the Florida State Parks Department. Rawlings' original house and farm buildings remain on the premesis and are open for touring.
98% 96 votes
8528 East County Road 225, Gainesville, FL 32609 MoreLess Info
Carson Springs Wildlife Conservation Foundation rescues exotic animals and houses them in natural grass enclosures where visitors can see them during 2 hour guided tours. They have 62 animals of 23 species including many big cats.
84% 347 votes
4732 Millhopper Road, Gainesville, FL 32653 MoreLess Info
Visited since the late 19th century, Devil's Millhopper Geological State Park is a 120 foot-deep sinkhole filled by a miniature rain-forest. There are trails which lead to the bottom of the sinkhole, while on the top there are designated picnic areas.