Things to do in Islamorada, FL

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Islamorada Attractions

It's little wonder so many vacationers head back to Islamorada year after year. This enchanting city is brimming with fun things to do. Whether you're fond of visiting tourist attractions or attempting more adventurous experiences, you'll never have a dull moment here.

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1. Theater of the Sea

Allowing you the unforgettable chance to interact with your favorite animals, the Theater of the Sea is one of the main attractions on the Florida Keys. Based in a former quarry, the pools and lagoons of this picturesque park let you get close to marine mammals. Bring your whole family to meet the dolphins, rays and sea lions in this fun and entertaining complex.
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Swim with the dolphins and sharks and feed the crocodiles and sea turtles near the lagoon of this vast interactive park for marine mammals.

2. Anne's Beach

If a restful vacation is part of your travel plans, Anne's Beach might be the perfect place to seek out during your trip to Islamorada. Wander the seaside or discover the beautiful sunsets in this relaxing area.
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If a restful vacation is part of your travel plans, Anne's Beach might be the perfect place to seek out during your trip to Islamorada. Wander the seaside or discover the beautiful sunsets in this relaxing area.

3. Florida Keys Brewing Co.

You can take time to visit Florida Keys Brewing Co. during your travels to Islamorada. Amble around this relaxing area's seaside or experience its entertainment choices.
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You can take time to visit Florida Keys Brewing Co. during your travels to Islamorada. Amble around this relaxing area's seaside or experience its entertainment choices.

4. Founders Park

Founders Park is at the heart of Islamorada and a must-visit for anyone wanting to discover the laid-back approach to life adopted by the local residents. The oceanfront park’s main feature is its gently curving beach with palm trees. Sheltered from the wind and waves, it’s perfect for families with young children. Radiating out from the beach are a range of sporting facilities, marinas, parkland and restaurants.
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Play soccer, baseball and volleyball just meters from the Atlantic Ocean before you dive into the water at this family-friendly beach park.

5. Windley Key Fossil Reef Geological State Park

The former quarry of Windley Key Fossil Reef Geological State Park is today a scenic zone with a labyrinth of hiking trails that are lined by a great range of exotic plants and animals. Its interpretive exhibits and education center shed light on the ecology and geology of the Florida Keys. Guided tours with the rangers are also available. Learn the intriguing history of the park, which served as an active quarry until the 1960s.
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Explore the fossilized reef of a former quarry in this island park, as you learn about the history and ecology from the interpretive trails.

6. Hurricane Monument

Visit the Hurricane Monument to pay your respects to the hundreds of people who lost their lives during one of the most ferocious hurricanes to reach U.S. soil. In the heart of Islamorada stands the 65-foot (19.8-meter)-tall stone keystone monument, a moving tribute to the more than 400 victims of the 1935 Labor Day Hurricane. Learn their stories in the plaza behind the monument or simply sit and reflect at the site of their burial.
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The memories of those lost to the 1935 Labor Day Hurricane live on at this moving tribute and burial site along the Overseas Highway.

What to do in Islamorada

Free Things to Do in Islamorada

Escaping to Islamorada on a budget? The following can be experienced for nix.

Hurricane Monument - Pay a visit to this historic landmark and learn a thing or two about the cultural heritage of the region.

Bud n' Mary's Dive Center - Amble along the sidewalks and get lost in the charm and character of this lively local hangout.

Matecumbe United Methodist Church - Whatever your religious leanings, this place will inspire a sense of reverence in you.

Islamorada County Park - If you love working in your garden, this place will excite your green thumb.

Things to Do in Islamorada with Kids

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