Alexander Brest Planetarium
The Alexander Brest Planetarium uses light-hearted humor in astronomical shows. For an extra $7 to $9, take in a laser-lighted Cosmic...
Museum of Science & History
Packing kids? This museum offers dinosaurs, a planetarium and educational exhibits on Jacksonville's cultural and natural history.
Jacksonville Maritime Museum
For insight into how maritime history intertwines with this port city, this densely packed museum has an array of nautical artifacts,...
The Twisted Martini has live music from 7pm to 10pm Thursday to Saturday.
River City Brewing Company
The perfect place to quaff a microbrew and enjoy some upscale seafood overlooking the water.
Lonely Planet review
This 1.2-mile boardwalk, on the south side of the St John's River, opposite downtown and Jacksonville Landing, has spectacular views of the city's skyline. Most nights yield head-shakingly beautiful scenes, but firework displays are a real blast. The Southbank Riverwalk connects the museums flanking Museum Circle and makes a pleasant promenade.