2350 McGregor Blvd.
Ft. Myers, FL 33901
The Edison home, located adjacent to the winter home of Henry Ford, features the inventor's laboratory and botanical gardens. Henry Ford bought the property next to the Edison's and visitors can tour the home of the world's first billionaire as well as the Edison home. Tours are Monday-Saturday 9am-4pm, Sunday 12pm-4pm. Closed Christmas and Thanksgiving.
13921 Waterfront Dr.
Pineland, FL 33945
Cruise to local islands with white sand beaches that are dotted with seashells. Discover Cabbage Key, Cayo Costa State Park and Beach, Boca Grande, and North Captiva. Rent a kayak and explore Pine Island or Cayo Costa. Tropic Star offers ferry and kayak packages. Open 7 days a week year round. KOA campers enjoy $2.00 off per person.
4135 Martin Luther King Blvd.
Ft. Myers, FL 33916
There's so much for everyone to enjoy, you won't know where to begin. Thousands of buyers and sellers, farm-fresh fruit and vegetables, antiques, arts & crafts, name brand merchandise at deep discounts, a variety of restaurants and snack bars, free parking, and free admission. Open Friday, Saturday, and Sunday 8:00am-4:00pm year round.
2787 N. Tamiami Trail
North Ft. Myers, FL 33903
There's something for everyone at the Shell Factory. With the world's largest collection of rare shells, sponges, coral, fossils and sea life specimens, you'll spend a glorious day among the beauty and wonder of the deep. Here you'll find 17 acres of beautiful gifts from the sea, delicious snacks, rides, displays and exhibits. Enjoy the abundant selection of imaginative gifts, including John Perry sculptures, hand-blown glassworks, art collections, home decorations with a nautical motif, wearable fashions and collectibles from Disney, Sesame Street and Warner Brothers plus much more.
City of Palms Park
2201 Edison Ave.
Ft. Myers, FL 33901
See your favorite team play and practice for the upcoming season! Workouts begin mid-February. March marks the beginning of the exhibition games. Check out the website for other Spring special events.
19709 Little Lane
Alva, FL 33920
Visit Florida's oldest operating winery! For wine lovers, it is a delight to drive through the unique twenty-year-old vineyards, taste the wonderful wines, and experience the hospitality of the three generations of the Kiser family.
1380 Colonial Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33907
Great reviews from both critics and patrons have made Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre one of southwest Florida's most popular attractions. With a combination of musical favorites and new Broadway productions, the Broadway Palm continues its tradition of quality family entertainment. The lavish buffet has received nearly as much critical praise as the productions. The menu is specially selected to match each show's mood and ambiance. A visit to the dessert table provides the perfect finale to any meal!
2300 Peck St.
Fort Myers, FL 33901
This museum is a restored train depot and on display is a turn-of-the-century Ft. Myers rail car from 1930. The museum also has information and exhibits telling stories about the Calusa Indians, the Koreshan religious sect, and cattle ranchers. Guided tours are available, as well as downtown walking tours. Open December through April, Tuesday - Saturday. The museum is closed on holidays.
Located just 2 hours south is the Everglades National Park and the Big Cypress National Preserve. Keep your eyes open for wild alligators along the side the road, take an airboat ride through the swamps, or just drive through the grasslands and Mangrove Wilderness. Experience the wild side of Florida!
706 Fisherman's Wharf
Ft. Myers Beach, FL
Don't bother driving! Instead, jump on a high-speed ferry to transport you to the most exotic seaport, Key West. The ferry ride is four hours and getting there is half of the fun! Upon arrival you have your choice of touring for 5 hours or you may choose to return another day! The ferry service offers a free continental breakfast and free parking!
Manatees, endangered sea cows, love to swim in our warm Gulf waters. We recommend a few good natural places to spot them!
Although Sanibel is located only an hour from us, prepare to make a day of it! Sanibel and Captiva Islands have so much to offer, including shelling, shopping, dining, and more! The beaches on these islands are world-renowned for their shelling and clear waters. The shopping on the island is just as famous. The islands are dotted with upscale specialty shops and small ice cream parlors. For more of an adventure, bring your bike. There paved bike paths that cover over 25 miles of the island.