|Edison-Ford Winter Estates
Tours include the museum, which has Edison's phonographs, electric
lights, and some of his other inventions.
At Manatee Park you can look for the West Indian
Imaginarium Hands-On Museum
Hands on exhibits and 3D theater make this
aquarium fun for the whole family.
Seminole Gulf Railway's Dinner Train Theater
The historic Seminole
Gulf Railway offers Scenic Day Timers, 75- or 105-minute narrated
roundtrips to the Caloosahatchee Trestle.
Fort Myers Historical Museum
In a restored railroad depot, the
Southwest Florida Museum of History showcases the area's history
dating to 800 BC.
Calusa Nature Center and Planetarium
Center promotes education and awareness of the
natural systems of Southwest Florida, and to foster a deeper
understanding of earth and space sciences.
The eight-acre park
offers picnic areas, a river walk, playground, statuary, and
benches. Admission is free. No pets allowed. The park is host to
concerts, craft shows, and the Downtown Farmer's Market.
McGregor Boulevard is a welcome detour from the
grid, where royal palms line both sides of the two-lane road for 15
This beach is a bit off the beaten path and
doesn't have much actual sand. You have to put your towel down near
the mangroves at the end of the beach because the tide is very high
here. The water is a gorgeous, clear blue.
Castle Golf doesn't look like any ordinary miniature
golf course. Stepping on to the tropical courtyard is like taking a
nature hike, with waterfalls and wildlife.
Lakes Regional Park
Lakes Park is a popular
recreational area in Fort Myers. The 279-acre park has 158 acres of
fresh water lakes for swimming, fishing for bass and catfish, and
Manatees are one of
Florida's most interesting animals, and unfortunately endangered.
Manatee World provides boat tours to see manatees in their natural
Golfview Golf and Racquet Club
The nine-hole course at
Golfview Golf and Racquet Club appeals to all levels of golfers.
It's challenging without being daunting.
Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve
The Six Mile Cypress
Slough Preserve is a natural animal corridor between northern Lee
County and Estero Bay. You can see alligators, wild pigs, otters,
Take a tour
through history at The Burroughs Home, originally built in 1901.
From October through May, costumed guides representing the Burroughs
family lead you through the mansion and up the grand staircase.
Fort Myers Country Club
The Fort Myers Country
Club is one of the oldest golf courses in South Florida. Designed in
1916 the public course is a par 71. The Fort also hosts the annual
Beck's Open, a pro-am tournament.
Classic Flight, Inc.
At the Classic Flight, Inc. you can learn to fly a
plane with the Pilot Training Program.
Scuba Quest Pro Dive Centers
At the Scuba Pro Dive Centers you can learn to
scuba dive and/or rent some equipment at this diving center.