Attractions

Top Choice Park in Panama City Beach

Shell Island

Offshore from St Andrews State Park, this sandy 'desert' island is fantastic for sunbathing, swimming and snorkeling. There are neither facilities nor shade: wear a hat and plenty of sunscreen. To get here, buy tick…
State Park in Panama City Beach

St Andrews State Park

This peaceful 1260-acre park is graced with nature trails, swimming beaches and wildlife, including foxes, coyotes, snakes, seabirds and alligators (fear not: gators live in freshwater, and the swimming areas – incl…
Museum in Panama City Beach

Man in the Sea Museum

Owned by the Institute of Diving, this museum takes a close look at the sport. Interactive exhibits let you crank up a Siebe pump, climb into a Beaver Mark IV submersible, check out models of underwater laboratory S…
Museum in Panama City Beach

WonderWorks

Designed to look like an upside-down building (complete with an upside-down lawn and palm trees), this wacky interactive museum and fun center is impossible to miss (even if you want to). While hands-on exhibits lik…
Museum in Panama City Beach

Ripley's Believe It or Not!

Love it or hate it, the ubiquitous Ripley's is very Panama City Beach – loud, crowded, tacky-but-fun. In a building designed to look like a ship, the 'odditorium' features bizarro exhibits like a replica of the worl…