Railroad Square Art Park#4 in Best Things To Do in Tallahassee
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Located between Florida State University and Florida A&M University, Railroad Square Art District serves as an art and entertainment hub in downtown Tallahassee. The area's unique offerings include antique stores and art galleries sandwiched between eclectic businesses like a pinball arcade, an indoor rock climbing gym and a specialty kayak shop. Not to mentions numerous quirky options for food and drinks.
Past travelers suggest taking a few hours to stroll through the various shops, claiming that Railroad Square Art Park offers something for everyone, regardless of age or interests. Black Dog Cafe earns praise from many past visitors for its quaint atmosphere and tasty pastries and coffee. Many agree that the best time to visit this area is the first Friday of the month, when live music is performed and all of the galleries and shops are open.
Exploring the Railroad Square Art Park is free. Many of the business are open from Thursday to Sunday, with a few storefronts open daily. Check out the Railroad Square Art Park's website to learn more about its various businesses and their respective hours.
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Located about 6 miles southwest of downtown Tallahassee near Lake Bradford and Cascade Lake, the Tallahassee Museum is the perfect attraction for those looking to have some fun outdoors. Moved to its current location in the 1960s, the museum has evolved to include 52 acres of nature trails, living exhibits of flora and fauna, historical buildings, and a zip line and aerial adventure course.
Prior travelers said the outdoor adventure activities and rare wildlife living throughout the property more than justify the museum's admission price. However, even though the on-site parking lot does offer handicapped spots, the absence of paved pathways and accessible ramps makes the property difficult for visitors with mobility limitations to traverse.
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