Palm Beach County Museums

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The Morikami Museum & Japanese Gardens

The Morikami museum is unique and has been an inspiration to millions of visitors over the years. It is the center for Japanese art and culture in South Florida and features rotating exhibits that display some of the most extraordinary Japanese artifacts, lush Japanese gardens and much more.

Museum hours: Tues – Sun: 10am-5pm, Cornell Café Tues – Sun: 11am-3pm. 561-495-0233. 4000 Morikami Park Road • Delray Beach, Fl 33446.
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The Cox Science Center & Aquarium

Dino Explorer Exhibit at The Cox Science Center & Aquarium

Dinosaur Explorer - April 30, 2023 Travel back in time and discover what modern paleontology knows about the Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous periods by exploring a series of dynamic displays featuring animatronic dinosaurs! Despite the fact these magnificent creatures lived millions of years before us, paleontologists believe dinosaurs share many things in common with humankind.

The Cox Science Center & Aquarium is home to more than 50 fun, informative, interactive exhibits that inspire the imagination. The museum features a digital planetarium, freshwater and saltwater aquariums, and natural history exhibits. For more information call (561) 832-1988. Mon - Fri: 9:00 - 5:00 PM, Sat - Sun 10:00 - 6:00 PM. 4801 Dreher Trail North, West Palm Beach, FL 33405
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The Norton Museum of Art

Norton Museum of Art

The Norton Museum is the permanent home to more than eight thousand works from around the world, including an ensemble of well-known artists' masterpieces. They host a variety of Lectures, Workshops & Classes. They host Art After Dark featured every Friday, which showcases an eclectic mix of live music performances, film screenings & tours. The Museum restaurant is open Saturday - Thursday from 11 AM to 3 PM and Friday from 11 AM to 9 PM. The museum is located at 1450 S. Dixie Highway West Palm Beach, FL 33401 | 561-832-0333.
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Boca Raton Museum of Art

Boca Raton Museum of Art

The Boca Raton museum is a wonderful place to visit and starkly different in contrast to many older institutions whose focus is much broader and limited to collecting particular works of art. We aspire to create new connections between our collections in various media from diverse cultures across centuries. We utilize the donations we receive to create intimate, memorable experiences for our visitors. We offer educational & cultural programs, as well as in gallery activities for children. Visitors can relax in the sculpture garden, perfect for breakfast or lunch meetings or afternoon tea. Available 10 am to 10 pm daily. Open Wednesday - Sunday, 11:00 - 7:00 PM. Closed on all observed holidays. Admission: $12 ages 13 & up. Seniors $10.   561-392-2500Map & Directions  501 Plaza Real Boca Raton, FL 33432 Current Exhibitions

The Jupiter Lighthouse

Jupiter Lighthouse at Night

The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse offers visitors breathtaking views and a little glimpse of the history of its indispensable maritime and communication role since the 1860s. The museum occupies the last remaining building from a World War ll installation alongside the US Coast Guard on the Lighthouse Reservation. Discover fascinating history in the exhibit Five Thousand Years on the Loxahatchee. The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse Outstanding Natural Area was federally designated by Congress in May of 2008 to protect, conserve and enhance the Federal land surrounding the lighthouse. You'll get to see evidence of human occupation spanning 5000 years and a beautiful north-side hiking trail to a lagoon overlooking three Florida Habitats. The sheer beauty of the surrounding area makes this a must-see destination.

Guided tours are available. Open Wednesday-Friday from 10 am to 4 pm. Saturday & Sunday 10 am to 3 pm.  Map & Directions to Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum 500 Captain Armour’s Way, Jupiter, FL 33469  (561) 747-8380 Explore

The Flagler Museum

Flagler Museum Music Series

Visit Flagler Museum to learn about Florida in its beginning, when Henry Flagler's railroads and luxury hotels established tourism and agriculture as the mainstays of Florida's economy. Discover the Gilded age, a fascinating period in American history. A lot is happening at the Flagler Museum. They have an excellent Music Series featuring extraordinary performers, such as the Viano String Quartet - performing on February 7; Violinist Simone Porter on Feb 14; the Summit Piano Trio Feb 21; Cuarteto Latinoamericano on February 28, and last but not least, the Neave Trio performing on March 7, 2023. They even have "Bluegrass in the Pavilion," featuring the awesome sounds of the Larry Stephenson Band & The Radio Ramblers. They have a delightful lecture series and so much more. Visiting Hours Tuesday - Saturday, 10:00 - 5:00 PM. Sunday 12 - 5 PM. Be sure to view listings under "Exhibitions" & "Programs." Explore

Lion Country Safari

Lion Country Safari

Take a walk on the wild side and explore up close naturalistic habitats featuring some of the most incredible animal species ranging from Tortoises and Rhinoceroses to Giraffes, Lions, and many more. Children can enjoy various rides in the Adventure Park, such as the Flying Elephant, Carousel, the Rio Grand Train, Safri Splash Playground, Water Slides, and the Safari Waterfalls. And nothing beats Animal Encounters, where children and young adults can enjoy feeding Giraffes and other beautiful creatures, including exotic birds. We even have Mini Gold and a giant Fun Slide and short tours on the weekend of Lake Shannalee on the Safari Queen Pontoon Boat. Great for people of all ages.

There is no shortage of fun at Lion Country Safari. If you're looking for a fabulous place to host an event, we are accepting reservations for our 4,000 square foot outdoor pavilion. We also offer school programs. Regular Admission starts at $29 per person. Group rates and seasonal passes are also available. Open daily from 9:30 to 5:30 PM. Times may vary for attractions. Located at 2003 Lion Country Safari Road, Loxahatchee, FL 33470Map & Directions   Buy tickets HERE(561) 793-1084 Explore

The Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society

Tigers at the Palm Beach Zoo

The Palm Beach Zoo is a splendid place for adults and children to bask in nature's wonder. All are cared for by a loyal team of curators & members who help create a breathtaking environment that showcases over 190 species, many of whom are on the endangered species list. There's more to the Zoo than meets the eye, including taking in the sights of a rare exhibit, "Sculpture Safari," displaying sixteen incredible three-dimensional metal sculptures of animals, some of which will remain permanently at the Zoo. These and other sculptures, as well as our thirty-foot-high Mayan Temple, make an excellent addition for our artistically minded guests. The Zoo also features interactive exhibits, including our Nature Play Pavilion, which offers children & young adults a hands-on, interactive play space. We also feature a beautiful Play Fountain with changing tents and ample seating nearby. So adults get to relax while the children play. And there's the Kid Zone, featuring a Wildlife Carousel with thirty-two colorful sculptures of animals.

There's a lot to enjoy here at the Zoo, so plan your visit, but don't worry about packing lunch. We offer a selection of ice-cold beverages, including beer, burgers, and sandwiches. Regular admission is $27.75 for Adults, Seniors $25.75, Children 3-12 $21.75 and Free admission for Toddlers 0-2. Group rates are also available. Open daily 9 to 5 PM. Located at 1301 Summit Boulevard West Palm Beach, Florida 33405. Map & Directions(561) 547-9453 Explore

Mounts Botanical Gardens

Mounts Botanical Gardens

Mounts Botanical Gardens of Palm Beach County is a 20-acre living plant museum with twenty-five exquisite gardens. Offering visitors a tropical paradise with an ever-changing landscape of natural beauty that evokes relaxation, inspires, and tantalizes the inquisitive mind. Each garden within our collection is a living exhibit, with plants specifically chosen to tell a unique story and give visitors insight into choices they can make in a challenging subtropical climate. The gardens illustrate what Palm Beach County residents can emulate in their large or small spaces. Our featured gardens include our breathtaking O'Keefe Rain Garden, our Bulb Garden, and our Sun Garden Of Extremes. We even have a Children's Maze Garden providing young ones an enjoyable, informative experience about the beauty that surrounds them.

Garden Hours Tuesday - Sunday, 9:00 - 3:00 PM. Hours change to 10 to 4 PM May - October. Closed on all observed holidays. Admission: $10 ages 13 & up. Children 5-12 $5. MBG members free.  561-233-1757 Exhibits