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Visitors who wish to avoid theme park crowds can escape to an electric mix of world class dining, live entertainment, night spots and theater of the Downtown Orlando and find plenty of opportunities for families to experience fun and culture.


  •  The Orlando Science Center (OSC) consists of four floors of exciting exhibits, amazing giant screen movies and engaging live program.
  • Head to The Orlando Museum of Art (OMA), which houses enough fascinating exhibits to occupy your entire morning. The museum's American Collection includes paintings, drawings, prints, photographs and sculptures from the 18th century to the present.


  • Stop by the Orange County Regional History Center, located in the center of Downtown Orlando's Heritage Square. The museum features smart, surprising fun for al ages throughout three floors of dynamic permanent exhibitions. 
  • Visitone of Florida's most treasured gardens.  Harry P. Leu Gardens have over 50-acres of beatiful gadens with 40 diverse plants collections.
  • For Lunch head over to East End Market. A neighborhood market, event center and food hub, showcasing some of Central Florida's top food entrepreneurs, artists, and chefs. 


  • Take a stroll to Historic Church Street Station and dine at Ceviche Tapas Bar & Restaurant, this unique Spanish Tapas Restaurant has over 100 different hot and cold tapas and live flamenco music.
  • Stop by the Dr. Phillips Center for Performing Arts and enjoy a night  full of inspriational and interactive performances. The Dr. Phillips Center for the Performaing Arts is the home of the Orlando Ballet and Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra. 


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