Historical and Educational Attractions

This page lists attractions of historical, cultural, or educational significance in the Ocala, Florida area. Listings may include historical homes, battlefields, forts, monuments, famous birthplaces, and other places of historical significance, as well educational attractions such as planetariums.
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Appleton Museum of Art

The museum’s permanent collections of approximately 18,000 objects include European, American, Asian ...

4333 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, FL, 34470
Bradford - Ma Barker House

The Bradford-Ma Barker house is located in Carney Island Recreation and Conservation Area. The home ...

13279 SE 115th Avenue, Ocklawaha, FL, 32179
Crones Cradle Conserve

Crones Cradle Conserve is a 756 acre ecological preserve and education center located in Marion Coun ...

6411 NE 217th Place, Citra, FL, 32113
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Discovery Center, The

The Discovery Center of Ocala strives to provide community members of all ages an interactive educat ...

701 N.E. Sanchez Avenue, Ocala, FL, 34471
Don Garlits Museum of Drag Racing

We have just fewer than 300 cars between 2 buildings. The average tour takes 2-3 hours and all pictu ...

13700 SW 16th Avenue, Ocala, FL, 34473
Fort King National Historic Landmark

The Fort King National Historic Landmark & Visitor Center is in Ocala, Florida. The site consists of ...

3925 East Fort King Street, Ocala, FL, 34470
Horse Country Carriage Company

Horse Country Carriage Company & Tours is located in the heart of Ocala’s finest farms and estates. ...

5400 NW 110th Avenue, Ocala, FL, 34482
Marion County Museum of History and Archaeology

The Marion County Museum of History and Archaeology is a research and teaching institution. Our disp ...

307 SE 26th Terrace, Ocala, FL, 34471
Marion Theatre

For over 70 years, the Marion Theatre has been a cultural icon symbolizing the spirit of beautiful D ...

50 South Magnolia Avenue, Ocala, FL, 34471
Ocala Fire Museum

The Ocala Fire Museum was designed as a progressive timeline to indulge visitors through self-guided ...

3001 NE 21st Street, Ocala, FL, 34470
Ocala Historic District Square

One of the most unique collections of historic structures in Florida, the Ocala Historic District co ...

712 SE Fort King Street, Ocala, FL, 34471
Ocala Model Railroaders

The club strives to preserve the railroad history of the Ocala/Marion County and surrounding area. W ...

1247 NE 3rd Street, Ocala, Florida, 34470
Rainbow Springs State Park

Rainbow Springs is Florida's fourth largest spring and the Rainbow River is popular for swimming, sn ...

19158 SW 81st Place Road, Dunnellon, FL, 34432
Sholom Park

Sholom Park is a special place where people and nature may interact with one another. It is a place ...

7110 SW 80th Avenue, Ocala, FL, 34481
Silver River Museum

The Silver River Museum and Environmental Education Center provides unique hands-on learning opportu ...

1445 NE 58th Avenue, Ocala, FL, 34470
Silver Springs State Park

Located in the central and charming Ocala, Florida, Silver Springs State Park has been a natural lan ...

5656 E. Silver Springs Blvd, Silver Springs, FL, 34488