- TripBuzz found 170 things to do with kids in or near Melbourne, Florida, including 137 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Cocoa Beach, Merritt Island, Cape Canaveral and Sebastian.
- From Brevard Zoo to Paradise Beach & Park, the Melbourne area offers 63 different types of family activities, including: Airboat Tours, Bowling, Nature & Wildlife Areas and Other Adventures.
- Melbourne, FL is a medium sized city with a minor presence along the South Beaches barrier island. Despite its size, Melbourne can compete with tourism from larger cities in Florida with interesting and fun events throughout the year including the Melbourne Independent Filmmakers' Festival, Annual IndiaFest, and the Melbourne Oktoberfest.
The Botanical Gardens at Florida Tech is a 15 acre botanical garden in the heart of campus. The gardens are open to the public and available for individual and guided tours, as well as special events. Of particular note are the abundant varieties of palm.
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1320 Highland Avenue, Melbourne, FL 32935 MoreLess Info
Your visit to Historic Rossetter House Museum and Gardens will transport you back to the turn of the century and provide a glimpse of Florida wealth and history. Also, available for special event rentals, the grounds feature spectacular gardens and walking trails.
The Ted Moorhead Lagoon House is home to a natural history museum, library, gift shop, and 100 foot lagoon boardwalk. Visitors can view dolphins, birds, manatees and other wildilfe or attend one of a number of community workshops and events.
Best known as home to the historic Ryckman House, Ryckman Park also houses the Town Hall Complex and Community Center. The Melbourne Beach Pier, a playground, tennis courts, and a pavilion are also on the park's grounds.
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Holland Spessard Park, Melbourne Beach, FL 32951 MoreLess Info
Scouts go out and spot nesting Loggerhead sea turtles for the Sea Turtle Preservation Society Turtle Walk. Once found, scouts alert the guides, who bring the groups out to watch the turtles lay eggs.
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Hwy A1A & Ocean Blvd, Melbourne Beach, FL 32951 MoreLess Info
The Melbourne Beach Park is an ocean-side park featuring a boardwalk and replica railroad tracks. Visitors can swim in the water or relax on the beach. The park maintains public bathrooms (with showers) as well as several picnic areas.