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Discover Palm Beach

Palm Beach County covers just under 2,000 square miles – The largest county east of the Mississippi River; larger than Rhode Island. Discover The Palm Beaches, the official website for Palm Beaches has lots of visitor information, special package deals, hotels, Florida resident packages,  vacation guides and brochures, Things to Do, maps and general info about Palm Beach county.  Search for upcoming events at the official Palm Beach site for Cultural Arts.

Below can be found brief listings and links to Attractions, Museums and Shopping locations.

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Attractions

Gumbo Limbo Nature Center

1801 N.Ocean Blvd., Boca Raton | 561-338-1473

See sea turtles, sharks, stingrays and more. Nature trails. Naturalist classes and tours. Gift shop. www.gumbolimbo.org

Lion Country Safari

2003 Lion Country Safari Rd., West Palm Beach 33470561-793-1084

• America’s first cageless zoo features an exciting 500-acre drive-through preserve with 1,000 free-roaming animals inches from your car PLUS a relaxing walk-through park featuring Animal Theater, petting zoo, bird feeding, boat tour, mini-golf, many rides. KOA campground with complete RV, tent or cabin camping facilities. Open daily rain or shine 9:30 am- 5:30 pm (last car admitted at 4:30 Allow 4 hrs to fully enjoy the experience. www.lioncountrysafari.com

Loggerhead Marinelife Center

14200 U.S. Highway One, Loggerhead Park, Juno Beach | (561) 627-8280

• Marine nature center and sea turtle hospital in oceanfront Loggerhead Park. Exhibits, tours, gift and book shop, evening beach walks in nesting season. Nature trails, picnic areas, and playground.

The Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens

4000 Morikami Park Road, Delray Beach FL 33446 | (561) 495-0233

• A unique museum featuring garden paths with waterfalls, koi ponds, ornaments, world-class bonsai within a 200-acre park. Changing exhibits of Japanese art, folkcrafts and historic displays. Museum building houses theater, Asian cafe & gift shop. Open daily except Mon. 10 am-5pm. Take Linton exit W off I-95 or Turnpike take Delray Beach exit E.  www.morikami.org

Okeeheelee Nature Center

7715 Forest Hill Blvd, West Palm Beach  |  (561) 233-1400

• Part of the Palm Beach Parks System, Okeeheelee Nature Center is a 100-acre sanctuary, featuring 2.5 miles of trails winding through 90 acres of pine flatwoods and wetlands. Highlights of the center include hands-on exhibits, animal encounters and a nature-related gift shop. Marvel at our birds of prey, touch a live snake or prowl for owls during one of our many programs scheduled throughout the year for families, youth and adults.
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Palm Beach Zoo at Dreher Park

1301 Summit Blvd., West Palm Beach 33405  |  (561) 547-WILD

Enjoy 23 acres of tropical beauty with over 1,200 animals from North, Central, South America, Asia and Australia. Interactive fountain, carousel, waterfront Tropics Cafe, new Siamang habitat! www.palmbeachzoo.org

Red Reef Park

1400 North State Road A1A, Boca Raton  | (561) 393-7810

• Look for sea turtles, ospreys, pelicans and manatees in their natural habitat, in a park that extends from the Intracoastal Waterway to the Atlantic Ocean.

Arthur R. Marshall Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge Boynton Beach | (561) 734-8303

Busch Wildlife Sanctuary Jupiter | (561) 575-3399

John D. MacArthur Beach State Park North Palm Beach  | (561) 624-6950

Mounts Botanical Garden West Palm Beach | (561) 233-1757

Pine Jog Environmental Education Center W. Palm Beach | (561) 686-6600

Sandoway House Nature Center – Delray Beach

Belle Glade Marina and Campground – Belle Glade

Peanut Island Campground – Riviera Beach

Shopping

Abacoa Town Center – Jupiter

Atlantic Avenue District, Atlantic Avenue, Delray Beach (561) 278-0424

Boynton Beach Mall – 801 North Congress Avenue (561) 736-7902

CityPlace, 700 South Rosemary Avenue  (561) 366-1000

Clematis Street District, Downtown W. Palm Beach (561) 833-8873

Downtown at the Gardens, 11701 Lake Victoria Gardens Ave. (561) 340-1600

Mizner Park, 433 Plaza Real, Boca Raton (561) 362-0606

The Gardens Mall – 3101 PGA Boulevard (561) 775-7750

The Mall at Wellington Green, 10300 West Forest Hill Blvd, (561) 227-6900

Palm Beach Mall, 1801 Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard  (561) 683-9186

Town Center at Boca Raton

Worth Avenue, Palm Beach (561) 659-6909

Museums

Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens 253 Barcelona Road, West Palm Beach |  (561) 832-5328
Historic home on 2.5 acres of Florida gardens with huge sculptures by Ann Weaver Norton.

Armory Art Center  1700 Parker Avenue, West Palm Beach | (561) 832-1776
Leading visual arts education and exhibition center offering year-round art classes, exhibitions.

Boca Raton Historical Society  71 North Federal Highway, Boca Raton   |  (561) 395-6766
On the National Register of Historic Places, exhibits on Boca’s history. Gift shop. Free admission.

Boca Raton Museum of Art 501 Plaza Real, Mizner Park, Boca Raton  | (561) 392-2500
Contemporary art museum with more than 4,000 works in its permanent collection.

Cornell Museum of Art & History 51 N. Swinton Ave, Delray Beach   |  (561) 243-7922

DuBois Pioneer Home 805 North U.S. Highway One, Jupiter  |  (561) 747-6639
The 1898 home sits atop a Native American Shell Mound and contains period furnishings, clothing, and artifacts. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Flagler Museum  Cocoanut Row & Whitehall Way  |  (561) 655-2833
Completed in 1902, Whitehall (a National Historic Landmark), Henry Flagler’s Gilded Age estate, was hailed as “more magnificent than any other private dwelling in the world.” Museum highlights include tours, exhibits and Flagler’s railcar.

Lighthouse Center for the Arts 373 Tequesta Dr, Gallery Square North, Tequesta | (561) 746-3101

Loxahatchee River Historical Society 805 North U.S. Highway One, Jupiter  | (561) 747-6639
The Loxahatchee River Historical Society administers the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse SEE AD (lit in 1860 and still operating), DuBois Pioneer Home (1898 historic house) and the Loxahatchee River Historical Museum (regional history exhibits).

Museum of the City of Lake Worth 414 Lake Avenue, Lake Worth  (561) 586-1700

Norton Museum of Art  1451 South Olive Avenue, West Palm Beach | (561) 832-5196
Internationally distinguished for permanent collection featuring 19th and 20th century European, American, Chinese and Contemporary art, photography. SEE DOWNTOWN PB DETAIL

Palm Beach Photographic Centre  55 NE Second Avenue, Delray Beach | (561) 276-9797
A non-profit photographic and digital imaging cultural, art and education center.

Schoolhouse Childrens Museum 129 E Ocean Ave. Boynton Beach | (561) 742-6780
Florida history comes alive! Hands-on interactive exhibits.

Society of the Four Arts  2 Four Arts Plaza, Palm Beach |  (561) 655-7227
Presents notable speakers, concerts, films, educational seminars, and art exhibitions.

South Florida Science Museum 4801 Dreher Trail North, W Palm Beach (561) 832-1988
Hands-on science center, aquarium, planetarium, museum store, special weekend programs, observatory, laser concerts, science trail, Egypt gallery and miniature galaxy golf. SEE AD

Burt Reynolds Museum Jupiter – (561) 743-9955

Hibel Museum of Art  Jupiter – (561) 622-5560

Transportation

Palm Beach International Aiport 1000 Turnage Blvd., West Palm Beach (561) 471-7420

Tri-Rail – (Miami-Dade – Palm Beach Train) – 1-800-874-7245

Convention Centers

Palm Beach Co. Convention Center 650 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm, 800-833-5733 B3 WPB

South Florida Expo Center 9067 Southern Blvd., W Palm Beach 561-793-0333 B3 WPB Map