Silver Springs

For a day of fun in the sun, while learning about the beautiful state of Florida, one place you should be sure to check out is Silver Springs. The park can be accessed from two entrances, 1425 N.E. 58th Avenue, Ocala, Florida or 5656 E. Silver Springs Blvd. Silver Springs, Florida. Being the oldest tourist attraction in Florida, the park has a lot of historical information to offer and a museum where you can learn about wildlife and vegetation. There is a riverside restaurant for you to get your grub on, kayak and canoe rentals, and their famous glass bottom boat rides. The park even holds special events and concerts. Open everyday, all year-round, be sure to check out their website to find out what day you want to get on over to get a taste of Florida’s history.

http://www.floridastateparks.org/silversprings/default.cfm