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The city is full of hidden gems and treasures. If you’re tired of always hitting the same spots, take a look at all the options below. We showcase businesses near you where you could spend countless hours of endless fun with your entire family.

Say goodbye to the boring weekends and routine birthday parties. Think outside the box and dare to try something new. Take a look at what your city has to offer – all within driving distance of your location. You might be surprised!

Ripley's Believe It or Not

8201 International Dr
Orlando, FL 32819   Directions

(407) 345-0501


The freaks come out at all hours of the day at Ripley's Believe It or Not. The odditorium includes attractions like a life-sized matchstick car, an authentic cannibal skull, and other mysteries from far-flung lands. Enter at your own risk!

The Ripley's Believe It or Not! Orlando Odditorium promises a world of weirdness and wackiness from the onset. The building is constructed to look like it's falling into a sinkhole on one side.

True to the Robert Ripley's reputation as a man who chronicled the bizarre from around the globe, the museum/odditorium includes sixteen galleries that house artifacts, weird art and bizarre collections that will boggle the mind.

As one of 27 Ripley museums worldwide, the Orlando Odditorium's collection includes dinosaur bones and eggs, a life-sized Rolls Royce made entirely of matchsticks, shrunken heads, and other items that have chronicled Ripley's world travels and enthusiasm for unique and bizarre customs.

Other items on display include a piece of the Berlin Wall, a Mona Lisa made out of toast and a portrait of Van Gogh made from 3,000 postcards.

In all, 400 exhibits, artifacts and displays are available for closeup viewing.

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SEA LIFE Orlando Aquarium

8449 International Dr
Orlando, FL 32819   Directions

(866) 622-0607


SEA LIFE Orlando Aquarium will transport you into a magical underwater world filled with a dazzling array of amazing creatures! From face-to-face encounters with sharks, to a hands-on touchpool experience, there’s plenty for everyone to enjoy at SEA LIFE Orlando Aquarium! To get any closer you’d have to get wet! SEA LIFE Orlando is located in the heart of Orlando at I-Drive 360 next to Madame Tussauds Orlando and The Orlando Eye. All three attractions will open Spring 2015! Explore the amazing creatures of the Atlantic, Indian and Pacific oceans!

The Plaza Live

425 N Bumby Ave
Orlando, FL 32803   Directions

(407) 228-1220


Help rock the house at The Plaza Live, one of Orlando's most popular live entertainment nightspots. Trombone Shorty, Dr. John, Gallagher and Sick Puppies are just some of the performers who have graced the stage here.

The Plaza Live is steeped in Orlando history, and has served as the backdrop for live music, comedy shows and various performing arts.

The renovated '60s-era movie house has been converted into a family-friendly live theater.

Biblical themed performances like "The Rock and the Rabbi" and "David" have proved extremely popular at this 860-seat theater.

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Typhoon Lagoon

1145 E Buena Vista Blvd
Orlando, FL 32830   Directions

(407) 939-5277


Get soaked in plenty of fun at Typhoon Lagoon, a Disney World water park that delivers action and thrills. The park includes restaurants, an outdoor pool bar and two picnic areas. It's an all-day water recreation adventure where you can cool off, eat and relax all in one place.

Universal's Islands of Adventure

6000 Universal Blvd
Orlando, FL 32819   Directions

(407) 224-4233


Land at Universal's Islands of Adventure and step into a world filled with comic book characters, superheros and mythical creatures. You'll experience attractions, thrill rides, shows and entertainment that will leave you enthralled after an unforgettable journey.

Walt Disney World

Walt Disney World Resort
Orlando, FL 32830   Directions

(407) 939-5277


You can't visit Orlando without bumping into the unrivaled imagination of Walt Disney. Why not visit the Magic Kingdom attraction that turned into a world-wide empire? At Walt Disney World, storybook characters and childhood dreams really do come true.

Walt Disney World in Orlando is the granddaddy of all theme parks, boasting the largest square area, the greatest number of rides and more variety than you'll find anywhere else on the planet.

As the world's largest and most visited resort, Walt Disney World covers 30,000 acres and includes 4 theme parks, 2 water parks, 24 themed hotels, 2 health spas and fitness centers and much, much more.

After it opened in 1971 with only the Magic Kingdom theme park, Disney World has grown at a stunning pace and adds new attractions and choices year after year.

Among the most popular attractions at Disney World are its four theme parks:

The Magic Kingdom


Disney's Hollywood Studios

Disney's Animal Kingdom

Its two water parks are called Blizzard Beach and the Typhoon Lagoon.

Disney World, of course, is so much more than rides. It's grown into a world-class resort with amazing offerings for the entire family to get away and enjoy the Disney fantasy life. Also on site are five golf courses. Catch-and-release fishing excursions are offered daily on the resort lakes as well.

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9067 International Dr
Orlando, FL 32819   Directions

(407) 351-8800


Let your imagination run wild at Wonderworks, an amusement park and museum that features plenty of mind-bending exhibits and attractions. More than 100 interactive experiences await, like biofeedback games and spaceflight simulators. Put mind over matter to the test at this wild museum.

WonderWorks Orlando is known as an amusement park for the mind, featuring optical illusions, interactive displays and cutting-edge entertainment for the entire family.

According to legend, the amusement park was created after a freaky science lab in an old house skyrocketed into space and fell upside down in the middle of Orlando. Inside, there are plenty of thrills and surprises to discover!

The park features more than 100 interactive exhibits that will test your mental and physical powers.

Inside WonderWorks Orlando is the city's only indoor ropes course. Guests can test themselves on over 3 stories of rope with different obstacles and activities.

Another new attraction is the XD Theater 4D Extreme Motion Ride. Strap yourself into the theater's special motion seats, and you'll feel like you're inside the movie!

Space explorers will get the chance to land a space shuttle in a special-action ride that simulates a shuttle cockpit. Or check out the biofeedback game that requires you to use relaxation techniques and brain waves to move a ball across a table.

Discover the freedom of flight as you pilot the F14 and F18 fighter jets across the blue skies. The visual effects of three wide screen television monitors will immerse you into the experience.

Pilot a fighter jet across the clear blue skies, experience the terror of a San Francisco earthquake or create life-sized bubbles that you can step into. If you need to take a rest, feel free to lay on the bed of nails - if you dare!

The fun and wacky science adventures never seem to end in this wild laboratory, waiting to be discovered by kids of all ages.

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