There’s much more to Florida than just theme parks and beaches! This time visit this sunny US state to enjoy the cultural experiences across its incredible historical, architectural and natural sites.
Here are some of the top cultural experiences of Florida:
Explore the Salvador Dali Museum
Situated in St. Petersburg and dedicated to the works of Salvador Dali, the renowned artist, the art museum houses eight of the 18 famous “Masterworks “of Dali, considered to be the most comprehensive collection outside of Europe. Here you can spend an entire day with your family wandering through the awe-inspiring building and gazing at the colourful, though-provoking creations.
Take a stroll through Bok Tower Gardens
Bok Tower Gardens is a contemplative garden and a bird sanctuary set among the rolling hills of Lake Wales. With a huge garden and a 205-foot tall Singing Tower, this place offers breathtaking views along with a peaceful environ. With a history dating back to 1929, the gardens are a National Historic Landmark listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Families as well as honeymooners can enjoy long strolls soaking up the views of citrus trees and subtropical gardens and listening to the amazing sounds of the Singing Tower carillon.
Treat your eyes to fine art in the Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens
Situated in Jacksonville, Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens is a place of interest for kids as well as history enthusiasts. Boasting nearly 5,000 objects in its permanent collection, one of the finest art collections in the region, the museum takes you back to 2100 BC. The museum has 5 acres of historic gardens with early 20th century garden design, and features like reflecting pools, fountains, antique ornaments, and sculptures.
Enjoy a performance of the Miami City Ballet
There’s no end to entertainment in Florida and Miami City Ballet is one of the charming attractions of the state. With over 50 dancers and 100 ballets, it is among the largest professional ballet companies in the USA treating visitors to lovely performances all throughout the year. The Adrienne Arsht Center in Miami, Kravis Center in West Palm Beach and Broward Center in Fort Lauderdale are the top venues to catch a performance.
Take delight in the beautiful foliage in Vizcaya Museum and Gardens
Internationally recognised for its rich history and nature preservation, Vizcaya Museum and Gardens is a huge waterfront property in Miami, perfect for a beautiful day out. While the architecturally rich mansion grounds here are a wonderful treat to explore, visitors can enjoy strolls through the lush manicured gardens and take delight in the beauty of around 2,000 orchids. If you want to escape the hustle of Miami, you can head to this enchanting place and relax amidst the beautiful and peaceful natural landscape.