Family-Friendly Fun in Jacksonville, FL

July 27th, 2017 by

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There’s a lot to do around Jacksonville, including a variety of fun golf courses, beautiful beaches, and exciting nightlife. As it turns out, there are also a variety of family-friendly activities to enjoy in the area for folks in Orange Park and St. Augustine looking to spend some quality time with their loved ones. Check out some fun stuff to do with your family this summer with some help from the team from Nimnicht Buick GMC.

1. State Parks

There’s more evidence than ever that children who have grown up exploring the great outdoors have a variety of learning advantages and are more likely to live healthy, fulfilling lives. Florida has a tremendous range of state parks, including a variety of parks right here in Jacksonville. Enroll your child in the Junior Ranger Program for FREE, or take a trip with the family for $4-8.

2. Free and Affordable Museums

On hot and muggy summer days, what better way to keep the kids entertained and engaged than a trip to one of Jacksonville’s museums? Check out the Cummer Muesum of Art and Gardens for free, or make it to the Museum of Science and History for $12.50 per adult ticket, $10.00 per youth ticket, and FREE for children under the age of 3.

3. JAXPORT Tours

While JAXPORT Tours is offered for businesses and clubs alike, you’ll also find kid-friendly tours for children aged 1st grade and up. Free and open to the public, these tours are a great chance for you and your children to get a better sense of the city you call home.

4. Jacksonville Public Library

Take a break from the heat and make the trip to the Jacksonville Public Library to get your kids excited about reading. The kids’ section is complete with child-friendly furniture and an interactive environment that encourages learning and engagement.

Get Where You’re Going Around Jacksonville

Make your way to your favorite family-friendly fun spot or golf course in Jacksonville with the help of the myBuick and myGMC App, and keep everyone in the car entertained with a variety of music choices via the IntelliLink infotainment system. These technologies are all available in the new vehicle lineup at Nimnicht Buick GMC. Follow us to stay up on things to do in Jacksonville, and contact us at (904) 712-9850 to set up a test drive.

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