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Find Adventures that Fit Your Family

Add one part activity, one part relaxation, and one part value, and you'll see why the Pensacola Bay Area provides the perfect recipe for an unforgettable and affordable family vacation. Attractions and activities of every kind mean big family fun for visitors. Check out the options below and discover why Southern Living named us one of the country's top family-friendly destinations.


Favorite Family Activities


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Places to Take the Family


Zip line at Adventures Unlimited

Adventures Unlimited

It's all in the name! Zipline, canoe, kayak, tube, paddleboard, camp - enjoy unlimited adventures.

Hippos at Gulf Breeze Zoo

Gulf Breeze Zoo

This 50-acre park puts you eye to eye with primates, big cats, bears, giraffe and much more. 

Experience NMNA Yellow biplane

Naval Aviation Museum

Experience hands-on history and see more than 4,000 artifacts and over 150 beautifully restored aircraft.

Experience Children's Museum

Pensacola Children's Museum

Two floors of interactive and imaginative fun let kids of all ages play in Pensacola's 450-year history.

Experience Climbing Lighthouse

Pensacola Lighthouse

Its 177 steps lead to one of the most beautiful views on the Gulf Coast. Worth. Every. Step. 

Kids experiment at Pensacola M.E.S.S. Hall

Pensacola M.E.S.S. Hall

Ignite curiosity with hands-on science in a place that encourages kids to make a mess of things. 

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Family-friendly Events

Here are a few events that could land you in some fun for the whole gang. Be sure to view our full calendar so you don't miss a thing!

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Family Fun Articles

From free fun to fun food, find local insight and behind-the-scenes tips into all things family-related.