Parks, Museums, Theater, Safari in Lakeland

Hollis Garden


Hollis Garden is a botanical display  set in a neo-classical architectural environment complete with patterned flower beds, public art, and fountains.

 614 E. Orange St.

Lake Mirror


Walk around this beautiful park and let's see if you can find the mermaid sunning herself on the lake.

121 S. Lake Ave

Lake Morton


Visit the friendly  swans and the ducks. 

Lake Morton Drive

Lake Hollingsworth


Walk through a beautiful path lined with palm trees. Hey! You may be lucky and see one of our Florida "pets".

Lake Hollingsworth Rd

Florida Air Museum


Education Center. Interactive learning stations for part of the exhibits to educate visitors from all over the world.

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4175 Medulla Rd

Polk Theater


Enjoy beer or wine at or a play in a theater from the 50's. Spoiler alert, it looks like a town inside. Live organ music.

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121 S. Florida Avenue

Frank Lloyd Wright


Florida Southern College is a hidden gem, the largest single-site collection of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture in the world.

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111 Lake Hollingsworth Drive.

Polk Museum of Art


Over 2,500 works that date back to the Pre-Columbian era through to the present so for those that prefer contemporary art there is still plenty to see. Take a stroll in the gardens.

Part of Florida Southern College

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800 E. Palmetto Street

Safari Wilderness Ranch


Endangered, extinct and exciting species of animals from Africa, Asia and the Americas make Safari Wilderness Ranch their home.
Safari Wilderness Ranch is not a zoo or theme park. Click on picture for info

10850 Moore rd.