Top Five for Family Fun

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Family Fun Panama City Beach FL

If you’ve traveled to our beautiful beach with your beautiful family, there are loads of attractions to keep you busy, on and off the beach.

So play in the sand. Build castles, bury each other, dive in the pool and make memories.

Then, head out to explore.

Here are the places that top our list of family fun:

Coconut Creek
9807 Front Beach Road
(850) 234-2625

At this family fun park, play a round of mini golf before hitting the Gran Maze, approximately the size of a football field. You and the kids will have fun testing your skills as you navigate your way out – and treat yourself to a well-deserved ice cream.

Gulf World Marine Park
15412 Front Beach Road
(850) 234-5271

Get up close and personal with your favorite sea creatures, from sea lions to dolphins, birds and more. Don’t miss the shows. You can also book an opportunity to swim with the dolphins.

Shipwreck Island
12201 Hutchison Boulevard
(850) 234-3333

This wonderful water park features fun for all ages, from the Tadpole Hole to the Lazy River, Raging Rapids and Pirates Plunge. The Treetop Drop heads south from a 65-foot platform on your choice of an open-air or tube slide. Shipwreck Island is open June to Labor Day.

Ripley’s Believe It Or Not! Odditorium
9907 Front Beach Road
(850) 230-6113

On rainy days, to escape the heat, or just out of plain curiosity, head to this indoor museum filled with oddities from around the world, like shrunken heads and an authentic vampire-killing kit. There’s also a moving theatre, laser race and mirror maze!

St. Andrews State Park
43 State Highway 39
(850) 233-5140

If you love being outdoors together, opportunities to explore our beautiful ecosystem abound at this state park, where you can hike, bike, kayak, picnic, birdwatch, swim or take a tour to Shell Island.