Things to Do in Jacksonville Area

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Enjoy a free tour and beer tasting. Read More

Imposing 17th-century fort that makes a good jumping-off point for a walking tour of St. Augustine's 144-block historic downtown. Read More

In St. Augustine's Old Town, the city’s Mediterranean roots are most evident; take a time-warp stroll past the Castillo de San Marcos and the... Read More

Grab a caffeinated pick-me-up at the friendly shop. Read More

Then hit the museum 19th-century masterpieces from Thomas Moran. Read More

The wide beaches here are lounge-worthy, but thanks to Daytona’s role as a motoring mecca for the Daytona 500 (mid-Feb.), driving is permitted on... Read More

When you’re not lounging on the crystal sand here, stroll around the tiny town. Built in the 19th century, it’s full of ornate, lovingly... Read More

Take a pit stop at the hokey but endearing Fountain of Youth. Who knows if the free slug of water is better than Botox, but it’s great fun. Read More

Tee off at this affordable PGA-managed course. Read More

Browse the exhibitions—the permanent hoard includes work by Calder, Paschke, and Rauschenberg. Read More

The white rhinos here are a captive rarity. Read More

Take the Mayport Ferry (cars $5) across to the beaches to a bird-filled state park that’s laced with a four-mile trail that loops past the park... Read More

Guzzle one of 30-plus beers on tap at this unfussy Irish pub. Read More

Grab a drink at this atmospheric 1878 saloon, with its carved mahogany bar and tin ceiling, claims to be the oldest bar in Florida. Read More

The museum is a knockout, jammed with authentic antiquities: read Captain Kidd’s actual journal in a virtual touch-screen version, and see one of... Read More

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