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Free Orlando Attractions

The Go Orlando™ Card offers FREE admission to the Florida attractions below. You can go to as many Florida attractions as you like, once per day on your card. Depending on how many days your card is valid (2, 3, 5, or 7 days), you may use it on any day, up to the total number of days you have purchased, within a 14-day period. You can visit each attraction’s Web site by clicking on the name.


 

Orlando/Kissimmee

Activities & Adventures

Gatorland   Orlando's best half-day attraction! Known internationally as the Alligator Capital of the World, Gatorland is a 110-acre alligator theme park and wildlife preserve. Free park admission plus admission to train ride, free Gator Chow for feeding the Alligators, 50% off the Rookie Wrestlin' Experience, as well as 10% off in the Gatorland Gift Shop, 10% off in the Gatorland Fudge Kitchen, 10% off the purchase of a 5 x 7 photo at the Gator & Snake Photo station, and 10% off any purchase at the Big Gator Photo.

Green Meadows Petting Farm   Green Meadows offers a learning environment where people of all ages can interact with farm animals. There are also hay rides, pony rides, and an express train ride.

Fun Spot Action Park   Four unique elevated concrete go-kart tracks, six family and thrill rides including a 100 foot high Revolver Ferris wheel plus 7 rides for the little ones. Free admission includes all day armband for all outside rides.

Hawaiian Rumble Adventure Golf   Visit a beautifully planted Hawaiian oasis right in the middle of the action on International Drive. Enjoy Orlando’s largest and most challenging miniature golf course at Hawaiian Rumble. Have a cold beer, fresh wraps and hot snacks on the covered Patio. Free Admission valid from 9.00 am to 5.00 pm only. Buy 1 draft get 1 free in the Mahina Café. $2.00 off access fee in the Internet Café.

Water Mania   Water Mania is Florida's Water Theme Park, with over 36 acres of thrilling slides, flumes, pools, and a variety of dry-land activities for the whole family to enjoy. Free admission and 20% savings at the Watermania Gift Shop.

 

Attractions

Congo River Adventure Golf, Kissimmee & International Drive   More than a game, it's your passport to adventure! With two locations on Orlando's International Drive and one in Kissimmee, Congo Golf delivers the best in family fun. Travel to a world of excitment, from high atop giant waterfalls and rocky summits to the depths of mysterious caves. Traverse through tropical rainforests, jump over splashing river rapids and, laugh your way through the exciting courses. It's fun and it's all under the Florida sun! Free admission between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm.

Haunted Grimm House   Old Town's very own old-fashioned haunted house is two stories with twenty rooms—over 4,000 square feet. This family attraction features visual and audio special effects, dark passages and sudden encounters with live actors. Go on in... we promise it’ll be a scream! Free admission plus 10% savings in the adjacent Magic Max store.

Ripley’s Believe It or Not!® Orlando Odditorium   It’s weird! It’s wacky! It’s Ripley’s Believe It or Not! The amazing 8,900-square-foot Odditorium looks like it’s falling into a Florida sinkhole. If you think the building looks bizarre, wait until you see what’s inside. Hundred of fascinating, outrageous and interactive exhibits entertain the whole family. Free admission plus free souvenir guidebook with minimum purchase of $5.00 in the gift shop.

Titanic—The Experience   Take an adventure back in time at Titanic—The Experience. Stroll through full-scale recreations of Titanic ’s most famous rooms, including her Grand Staircase and First Class Parlor Suite. Exceptional trained actors in period costume portray notable Titanic passengers. The 17-room, 15,000 square foot attraction showcases over 200 artifacts and historical treasures from collectors around the world. Free admission.

WonderWorks   Orlando’s only upside down attraction, WonderWorks is an amusement park for the mind. Featuring over 100 interactive exhibits for people of all ages. Let your imagination run wild as you explore WonderWorks!

Train Land International   Model trains chug along a track through nature as recreated in miniature. Displays are presented to teach about the history of trains. Trainland is just what the conductor ordered for the train enthusiast young or old. The museum has one of the nation's largest indoor G-gauge layouts (with tiny tracks only 1¾ inches wide). You can see scale-model Aristocraft, LBG, USA, and Bachman locomotives. Free admission and trolley ride plus 10% savings in gift shop.
 

Cruises

Winter Park Scenic Boat Tours   For over 50 years, thousands have enjoyed Winter Park's world famous Scenic Boat Tour. The relaxing, narrated one-hour cruise through the beautiful lakes and canals of historic Winter Park makes it a must on every person's list. Free general admission.

 

Dinner Theater
*Free admission to a dinner theater is only valid with 3, 5, or 7-day cards. Admission to only one dinner theater is included for the duration of the card.

Arabian Nights Dinner Theater   Arabian Nights is a dinner show that brings a fairy tale to life on horseback. Beautiful horses from around the world are showcased in the world’s largest indoor equestrian arena. As a guest of Arabian Nights, you are invited to celebrate the wedding of a Prince and Princess. A magical feast awaits you! Free admission for 3, 5, or 7-day cardholders.

Pirate’s Dinner Adventure   Pirate's Dinner Adventure puts you and your family right in the middle of all of the swashbuckling action. This Broadway-quality show is presented on an enormous, fully-rigged pirate’s galleon. The elaborate set provides the backdrop for action, romance, and comedy. As a special guest of Princess Anita, you are invited to start off your evening with a bountiful appetizer buffet followed by a feast that can satisfy even the hungriest of pirates! Free admission for 3, 5, or 7-day cardholders. Spend $40 or more in store to receive a free Pirate Bear gift.

 

Museums

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art   This museum houses the world’s most comprehensive collection of the works of Louis Comfort Tiffany including jewelry, pottery, paintings, art glass, leaded glass windows and lamps.

Hooray for Hollywood Wax Museum   Come and experience the magic of the Hollywood Wax Museum and the Tower of London Experience, two exciting attractions in one unique exhibition.

Orlando County Regional History Center   Home to the varied and extensive collections of the Historical Society of Central Florida depicting the region’s transition from a small town surrounded by citrus groves and cattle ranches to today’s community.

Orlando Museum of Art   Both a cultural and architectural treasure in central Florida! Permanent collections include art from all over the world. Features works by John Singer Sargent, Georgia O’Keefe, Ansell Adams, and William Michael Harnett. Free admission plus 10% savings in gift shop.

 

Beyond Orlando

Activities & Adventures

Congo River Adventure Golf, Daytona & Clearwater   More than a game, it's your passport to adventure! On the Gulf Coast in Clearwater or on the Space Coast in Daytona, Congo Golf delivers the best in family fun. Travel to a world of excitment, from high atop giant waterfalls and rocky summits to the depths of mysterious caves. Traverse through tropical rainforests, jump over splashing river rapids and, laugh your way through the exciting courses. It's fun and it's all under the Florida sun! Free admission between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm.

Cypress Gardens Adventure Park, Winter Haven   Rediscover Florida’s original theme park. Excitement abounds with 39 rides, including 5 roller coasters, the world’s tallest spinning rapids ride and the refreshing fun of Splash Island Water Park (opening summer 2005). Encounter nature at its most glorious in the historical botanical gardens and the famed butterfly arboretum. It’s an adventure for all ages.

Dinosaur World, Plant City   View over 150 life-sized dinosaurs in an exciting outdoor museum set in Florida's lush natural landscape. Search for authentic fossils to keep in the Fossil Dig. Uncover a life-size dinosaur skeleton in the bone-yard.

Forever Florida Eco-Safari Tour, St Cloud   Forever Florida and the Crescent J Ranch contain 4,700 acres of pristine Florida wilderness and a working cattle ranch. It’s 100% real and 100% Florida. Florida Eco-Safaris' trail coaches have comfortable individual seats from which guests have a good view of the countryside. See Florida wildlife like alligators, turtles, the colorful wild turkey, and many other birds, depending on the season and weather conditions—and luck! Free admission to the Trail coach ride plus 10% savings at the gift shop.

University of South Florida Botanical Gardens, Tampa   Stroll the Gardens’ natural areas and explore collections and displays that include orchids, begonias, mallows, bromeliads, gingers, ferns, aroids, fruit trees, palms, cycads, carnivorous plants, butterfly garden, herb and scent gardens, and much more. 10% savings for cardholders in garden store. USF Botanical Gardens is free to the public. Go Orlando card makes a donation on behalf of each visitor.

 

Attractions

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex   Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex invites you to embark on Mankind’s Ultimate Journey! Just 45 minutes from Orlando is NASA’s launch headquarters—the only place on Earth where you can tour launch areas, meet an Astronaut, see giant rockets, train in spaceflight simulators, and even view a launch. Free Maximum Access Admission including a tour of Kennedy Space Center, IMAX® space movies and all exhibits and shows. Also includes the Astronaut Hall of Fame and interactive space-flight simulators.

DAYTONA USA, Daytona Beach   DAYTONA USA is the Official Attraction of NASCAR at Daytona International Speedway. Daytona USA features Speedway tours, NASCAR 3D: The IMAX Experience and DAYTONA 500: The Movie, Acceleration Alley and DAYTONA Dream Laps simulator rides, the 16-Second Pit Stop Challenge, and the winning DAYTONA 500 car. Free admission plus 10% savings in the gift shop.
 

Cruises

Sea Life Nature Cruise, Clearwater Beach   This is the area’s only two-hour cruise with a special permit allowing the vessel to trawl for marine life that you can see up close and touch. Everything that is caught in the net is placed in an on-board aquarium.

Sea Life Nature Cruise & Snorkeling cruise, Clearwater Beach   On this three-hour tour you actually get in the water and help search for sea life not usually caught in the nets of our other cruise. Live sand dollars, starfish, and conchs are just a few of the creatures commonly found. They are placed in the on board aquarium and described by a biologist. This tour is only operated from April through October. Snorkel gear is provided.

Sea Thriller Dolphin Surfing Speedboat Adventure, St. Pete Beach   Sea Thriller offers a 1¾-hour, high-speed sightseeing and dolphin surfing cruise. Enjoy a narrated cruise past elegant homes along the inland waterway and then head out into the Gulf of Mexico for a high speed ride along the beaches. Dolphins love to body surf the tremendous wake created by the Sea Thriller speedboat.

Sea Thriller Dolphin Surfing Speedboat Adventure & Snorkeling Cruise,
St. Pete Beach
  A three-hour speedboat ride and snorkeling cruise in the Sea Thriller out to Egmont Key. Enjoy a narrated cruise past elegant homes along the inland waterway and then head out into the Gulf of Mexico for a high speed ride to Egmont Key for the area’s best snorkeling. Snorkel gear is provided, refreshments are available.

Starlite Majesty Dining Yacht Daytime Cruise, Clearwater Beach   The Starlite Majesty is a sleek, modern 115 foot vessel with contemporary brass and mirrored interior. Daytime cruises offer informative narration pointing out sights of interest and history of the area. Cruises offer a snack bar or a sit down luncheon service with a choice of up to six entrées. On certain cruises a band is available. Free admission (does not include food or beverage).

Starlite Majesty Dining Yacht Evening Cruise, Clearwater Beach   The Starlite Majesty is a sleek, modern 115 foot vessel with contemporary brass and mirrored interior. Evening cruises feature live entertainment throughout the cruise, an optional dining service is available featuring a full restaurant style dining service with a choice of 12 entrees. Free admission (does not include food or beverage).

Starlite Princess Authentic Paddle Wheel Riverboat Daytime Cruise,
St. Pete Beach
  The Starlite Princess Riverboat is one of the few authentic paddle wheelers in the country. The 107-foot vessel features a Victorian theme and chandeliers, brass and wood accents, and large picture windows throughout the dining areas. Daytime cruises offer informative narration pointing out sights of interest and history of the area. Cruises offer a snack bar or a sit down luncheon service with a choice of up to six entrées. On certain cruises a band is available. Free admission (does not include food or beverage).

Starlite Princess Authentic Paddle Wheel Riverboat Evening Cruise, St Pete Beach   The Starlite Princess Riverboat is one of the few authentic paddle wheelers in the country. The 107-foot vessel features a Victorian theme and chandeliers, brass and wood accents, and large picture windows throughout the dining areas. Evening cruises feature live entertainment throughout the cruise, an optional dining service is available featuring a full restaurant style dining service with a choice of 12 entrees. Free admission (does not include food or beverage).
 

 

Museums

American Police Hall of Fame, Titusville   When was the last time you sat in an electric chair, shot a real police handgun, or flew 130 miles per hour in a helicopter? The American Police Hall of Fame is home to thousands of artifacts and displays. Check out the crime scene then dash over to the forensics area and discover the who, what, when, and where of police investigation work. Free admission plus 10% savings in the gift shop.

Museum of Arts & Sciences, Daytona Beach   The Museum of Arts and Sciences is the cultural centerpiece of east-central Florida with nine permanent exhibitions as well as a newly created environment center inside a naturally preserved Florida hammock. Free admission plus 10% savings in museum store.

Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg   Visit the oldest Museum in the city, the Museum of Fine Arts. Considered the jewel of the Southeast, the Museum’s ownership of more than 4,000 works comprises the only comprehensive art collection on Florida’s West Coast, extending from antiquity to present day.

Water Ski Hall of Fame, Polk City   A trip through the Water Ski Hall of Fame and Museum offers a glimpse into the sport's past. Visitors can witness exciting water ski action and learn more about the history of the sport through a series of push button video machines throughout the museum. Free admission plus 10% savings in gift shop.

 

Miami

Activities & Adventures

Gator Park Airboat Tours   The Gator Park Airboat Tour offers plenty of opportunity to observe wildlife in its natural habitat. Guides help you spot both large adult and small immature alligators, soft-shelled turtles, and numerous birds. Gator Park's airboats all sport Cadillac engines and high performance airplane propellers.

Miami Metro Zoo   Rated among the top ten zoos in the U.S., this cageless zoo offers 300 acres showcasing more than 1,300 animals, representing over 400 species. Visitors can enjoy an elevated monorail, safari cycle rentals, paddle boat rides, a unique wildlife carousel, guided tram tours, behind-the-scenes zookeeper tours, animal feeding encounters, exotic animal presentations, and much more! Free admission includes Tram-ride and Monorail.

Miami Seaquarium   Visit Miami Seaquarium for a wonderful day of family fun. There are exciting shows, great exhibits, and enjoyable, educational presentations in the beautifully landscaped park overlooking Biscayne Bay. Come face-to-face with world famous stars Lolita the Killer Whale, TV's Flipper, and Salty the Sea Lion.

Parrot Jungle Island   Expect the unexpected at this one of a kind attraction surrounded by beautiful water views. Take in a day of sensational shows, amazing animals, exciting exhibits, and fantastic food. Take a walk on the wild side as you stroll along lush tropical gardens and tree-shaded trails encountering tigers, orangutans, and other exotic animals including thousands of bird species.
 

Cruises

Island Queen Cruises   Enjoy an unforgettable bilingual narrated sightseeing cruise along scenic Biscayne Bay. See Miami’s spectacular coastal sites; including the beautiful downtown Miami skyline, the Port of Miami, Brickell Key, Fisher Island and the celebrity filled islands of Miami Beach known as “Millionaire’s Row.”

Miami Duck Tours   The most exciting way to tour the magic city of Miami! Departing from South Beach for a 90 minute fully narrated tour, these amphibious vehicles tour famous Miami landmarks before a dramatic splash down into beautiful Biscayne Bay for a close-up look at the many homes of the rich and famous on Star Island.

Palm Beach Princess by Palm Beach Casino Line   This grand ocean liner offers a friendly sail away party, a beautiful five-hour coastal cruise, and an exciting Vegas-style show, all-you-can-eat gourmet buffet, and the real casino action of blackjack, craps, roulette, three kinds of poker, a sports book and more than 450 high-paying slots. Free admission plus 5% savings on items over $20 in the gift shop.

 

Museums

Bass Museum   The Bass Museum of Art, in the heart of the historic Art Deco District, offers an overview of major European paintings, sculpture and textiles, plus temporary exhibitions of contemporary and historical art from around the world. Its permanent collection, spanning more than 500 years and four continents, is the most varied in the region.

Lowe Art Museum   Located in Coral Gables on the beautiful University of Miami campus, Miami’s oldest art museum takes pride in presenting 5,000 years of world art from classic to contemporary. Free admission plus 10% savings in Museum Store.

Miami Art Museum   MAM is Miami’s flagship museum presenting international art of the 20th and 21st centuries. The Miami Art Museum is at the very center of one of the world’s most vibrant cities, bringing international art to life through world-class exhibitions, programs, and collecting. Free admission plus 10% savings in Museum Store.

Miami Children’s Museum   Located midway between downtown Miami and Miami Beach, the Miami Children’s Museum is a fun filled interactive environment with hundreds of things for kids to do! Visitors of all ages are encouraged to play together, learn, imagine, and create. Free admission plus 10% savings in Museum Store.

Museum of Contemporary Art   The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) opened its state-of-art 23,000 square foot building to the public in February 1996. This museum is a site for discovering new artists, contemplating the work of contemporary masters, and learning about our living cultural heritage. Free admission plus 10% savings in Museum Store.

 

Tours & Excursions

Miami City Tour   Discover the beautiful side of the fashionable and exciting international hot spot, Miami. Mansions, yachts, Port of Miami, Little Havana and Calle Ocho, South Beach Art Deco district, Coconut Grove, Brickell Avenue, and Coral Gables are some of the highlights, concluding an unforgettable day with Bayside Marketplace. Tour operated by Miami Nice Tours.

Miami City Tour & Short Everglades Tour   Two tours in one! Explore the highlights and hot spots of glamorous Miami combined with an unforgettable day in the famous Everglades Park. Take one of the famous airboat rides deep into the Everglades to explore the "River of Grass” where you will certainly see alligators! Tour operated by Miami Nice Tours.

Key West Tour from Miami   Definitely one of the most exciting trips you can experience in South Florida. The 3½-hour drive from Miami to Key West is worth it alone. Enjoy a scenic drive across 42 bridges and 32 islands to Key West. Here the Caribbean atmosphere, street artists, outdoor cafés, and restaurants are just waiting to enchant you. You will have plenty of time to explore Key West on your own. Tour operated by Miami Nice Tours. Free admission.

Special Everglades Experience Tour   This special tour by Miami Nice Tours includes entrance to the Everglades Outpost Wildlife Refuge and the Alligator Farm as well as an airboat ride. Get first-hand, up close and personal contact with many of our native and exotic animals at the Wildlife Refuge—exotic birds, alligators, crocodiles, and the largest collection of venomous snakes in South Florida.