The sun is shining and the weather is warmer, its finally time for summer! We are so lucky to be in our sunny Miami where you can find fun in every corner. Take advantage of the many attractions and sites right in our backyard. You don’t have to travel far to find adventure and fun with the whole family. Let’s talk about the top spots to find excitement with your toddlers this summer.
- Miami Children’s Museum
An amazing place for kids to explore, learn, and have fun! Until May 14th they are exhibiting the “Sid the Science Kid: The Super Duper Exhibit”. This traveling exhibit focuses on science with many interactive activities to boost the scientist in your little one. Florida residents get a special discount and kids under 1 come in free. If you visit on the third Friday of the month you can be visit for free! Whether family is coming into town or you want to change the usual weekend routine, the Miami Children’s Museum is a great place for your little ones!
You can’t claim to be a true Floridian if you haven’t taken the chance to experience one of the best gifts nature has given us here in South Florida, the Everglades. There are several attractions and parks that give you the opportunity to explore the swamps that are home to many animals. Whether its hiking, biking or an airboat ride, make sure to look up some of the ways you can explore the Everglades with the whole family. Deals are always circulating online, so make sure you take advantage of the discounts to have fun and stay on budget!
- Zoo Miami
Elephants, tigers, lions, and even fun waterplay areas are just some of the highlights of Zoo Miami. After many renovations, they have added more exhibits and attractions that are will keep your family having fun during your visit. Plan for a day full of exploration for walking through all the animal exhibits. Make sure to check out the daily schedule of operations to see show times, animal feeding times, and meet the zoo keeper times. Take advantage of the monthly events the suit the little ones and the older visitors with just about all types of events.
- Pérez Art Museum Miami
Looking for a day full of beauty, creativity, and art? Make sure to stop by the PAMM for a refreshing look at local and international artists’ latest masterpieces. All the month of May they are offering free admission when you bike the Museum. Check out their website to read the details for your free admission. If not they also have free admission for kids under 6 years old and every second Saturday of the month! Stay updated for the events they have every month for different ages to bring out the artist in all of us.
Our weather might not always be the most predictable, but we surely have a wonderful tropical climate that makes us the sunny state of Florida! Take advantage of the beautiful parks our city has to offer. No need to think about keeping on budget, make the most of the wonderful parks in our city are free for the whole community. Take out the bikes, the soccer balls, and all your picnic essentials to bring the family to enjoy a day outside in one of our parks. Regardless of where you live, go online, and look up the closest community park.
We hope you can find the best place for you and your family to escape to this summer! Remember here Kids Village we have 4 exciting camps for all ages to spend the best summer of their life! Stay tuned for more posts about early childhood development, tips, recipes, and fun stories about these interesting years. If you have something you would like for us to blog about let us know. Remember every day is an adventure at Kids Village, your kids will love it and so will you!