Family and Kids in Sarasota

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Sarasota? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Sarasota, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Sarasota.
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Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Sarasota for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    The Ringling


    Mable and John Ringling have left behind their legacy to serve and entertain people from all corners of the world through what is now the State of Art Museum of Florida. This museum is divided into various parts boasts of a collection of almost 20,000 displays and exhibits. This includes paintings of different genres, art work, sculptures, prints, photographs and much more to please your eyes w...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Mote Marine Laboratory And Aquarium


    This is a complete Non-Profit organization that aims at researching and developing the science of marine world through its displays in the marine and estuarine laboratories. All these divisions possess the most advanced standard of technology. Among all these things the best part is that all its work and displays are opened to the public to get an insight into the mesmerizing world of marine li...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

    Garden, Botanical Garden

    This garden is said to be one of the largest gardens in the continent that mostly is based on the purpose of research of epiphytes especially orchids and bromeliads. It is also said that the thousands of bromeliad varieties here make it the largest collection of the flowers in the whole world. Apart from orchids and bromeliads there are many other varieties of herbs and blooms in this beautiful...Read more
  4. Amazing Sarasota attraction for kids
    Ca D'zan Mansion

    Family and Kids

    This mansion is one of the oldest as well as an important part of the very famous Mable and John Ringling Museum situated in the main city. It was the residence of the couple on the waterfront of The Ringling River. The beautiful mansion was designed by Dwight James Baum and was built by Owen Burn in the year 1926. The architecture that is still as attractive as it must have been during its ini...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Sarasota Jungle Garden

    Garden, Picnic Spot

    This garden has been serving as a favorite of people from all parts of the world for quite a few decades. The garden and park is in the main sphere of the city and is often considered as the best local park over here. Apart from just being known as a traditional and old fashioned botanical park, it is also known to put up lovely shows for people of all ages. This family destination that we can ...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Sarasota
    Big Cat Habitat And Gulf Coast Sanctuary

    Wildlife Park, Wildlife Safari

    A big cat is not actually a cat but interestingly it is another name for a tiger which is an animal also of the cat family. This place is set up with a purpose of providing care and protection to wild animals to free them from captivation. Among all the animals you see here, the tiger gets a bit of more attention as its number is more on the side of declination. The people here try to give the ...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Legacy Trail

    Family and Kids

    This is an 11 mile paved way that runs from Palmer Ranch in the city to Venice. It was inaugurated along with the famous rail corridor in 2008. This trail is rated as one of the top 10 biking trails all over the world. The original way was made in the year 1911 forming a part of the Seaboard Airline Railroad. When there was realized a demand for less such tracks the former was abandoned and thi...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    South Lido Park

    Beach, Garden, Park

    This is a beach park that is hidden from the rest of the city in terms of its remote location but it is certainly worth checking out. This is basically an island beach and the park enhances the beauty of the place. Once you reach this place you will find this to be one of the best places where you have ever spent time. The surrounding greenery, the sound of the waves, the crystal clear water of...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Sarasota Classic Car Museum

    Family and Kids

    This car museum is the only one in this region and has a collection of a few hundreds of vintage cars out of which some are used and some are not. These cars were either on auction at a time or were used by rich families and then donated to the museum. The most precious collection in here is of the Italian Car collection which included cars from Alfa Romeo, Ferrari and Rivolta.
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Save Our Seabirds

    Wildlife Park

    This is an initiative to conserve the rarest varieties of seabirds and other migratory species of little creatures. This park covers a large area and possesses abundant amount of greenery. This place is one of the most important tourist attractions of the city. This park is where you can let your hair down and forget all your tensions. This is like a piece of peace in the middle of the busy cit...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Marina Jack II

    Family and Kids

    As you come on your vacation, forget everything and enjoy the most fantastic cruise ride along the whole Sarasota Bay and please your sight with the most spectacular views of the blue sky and the rich greenery. There are all types of facilities in this cruise starting from a long stay or just a day tour or dinner and lunch dates to parties or high profile official conferences. This is definitel...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    Marietta Museum - Art And Whimsy

    Family and Kids

    This is a one of a kind museum that is hardly found in any other place in the world. The kind of art that is patronized over here is abstract and whimsical. The name comes from the fact that a differently creative art form is encouraged to gain popularity over here. The best part about this museum is that male and female artists are given equal positions and respect for their skills. The museum...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Westcoast Black Theatre Group

    Family and Kids

    This is a group of people who are gifted artists are mostly all founders of the troupe that is very famous in the whole city. The specialty of these people is staging contemporary dramas and performances. The place is very well equipped and a favorite not only of locals but also of people from other places. The troupe also invites guest artists at times to perform and delight the audience with ...Read more
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    Sarasota National Cemetery

    Family and Kids

    This cemetery is the 6th National cemetery set up in this region and it is administered by the Department of Veteran Affairs of the State. The cemetery witnesses at least ten burials every day. This is the burial ground for many brave hearts who sacrificed their lives for their country in the World War II, The Vietnamese War and many other battles.
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    The Celery Fields

    Family and Kids

    The place is not actually what the name tells about it. Most of the people have a notion that this is where there is celery vegetation. This is one of the best places for bird watching in the state and an extensive stretch of greenery which has highlands from where you can get a fantastic view of the surrounding scenery. This field was earlier on known to be completely barren and then there was...Read more