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Bradenton, Florida, USA

Attractions in Bradenton, Florida

Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Cortez Historic Fishing Village

    Cortez Road & Intracoastal Bridge
    Bradenton, FL 34210
    Located in Cortez
    941-794-1249
    The only remaining fishing village in Florida, this historic working waterfront fishing village was built over 110 years ago and invites visitors to stroll the historic village and fish houses.
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  • Desoto National Memorial

    Located at Seventy-Fifth Street Northwest
    941-792-0458
    This historic memorial commemorates the expedition of Spanish conquistador Hernando De Soto's 1539 to 1543 Spanish expedition which traveled through the Southeast United States. Exhibits and trails...
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  • Gamble Plantation State Historic Site

    3708 Patten Avenue
    Bradenton, FL 34222
    Located in Ellenton
    941-723-4536
    The only Antebellum plantation house surviving in South Florida, this mansion is located on an 1800s sugar plantation that covers 3,500 acres. The mansion stands as a testament of the way of life in...
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  • Manatee Village Historical Park

    1404 Manatee Avenue East
    Bradenton, FL 34208
    941-749-7165
    A National Historic site, this park contains a collection of historic buildings ranging in ages from 1860 to 1914 including an 1887 church, a 1903 General Store, and a 1912 farmhouse. All of the...
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Museums & Galleries

  • ArtCenter Manatee

    209 Ninth Street West
    Bradenton, FL 34205
    941-746-2862
    Promoting the visual arts and encouraging professional and developing artists, this art league features juried and non juried art exhibitions and offers a wide range of day and evening classes for...
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  • Family Heritage House Museum

    5840 Twenty-Sixth Street West
    Bradenton, FL 34207
    Located at Manatee Community College Campus
    941-752-5319
    "A gallery and resource center for the study of African American achievements," this museum is also a facility on the Natural Underground Railroad Network to Freedom Program and research materials on...
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  • Florida Gulf Coast Railroad Museum

    Eighty-Third Street East
    Bradenton, FL 34219
    Located in Parrish
    941-776-0906
    This museum is filled with historic artifacts, memorabilia, and more chronicling the history of the railroad plus offers scenic train rides through Manatee County aboard vintage railroad coaches from...
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  • South Florida Museum

    201 Tenth Street West
    Bradenton, FL 34205
    941-746-4131
    A comprehensive museum that is dedicated to the cultural and natural history and heritage of Florida. Features of the museum include and life-size dioramas of Seminole and Timucuan Indians, a...
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Tours & Cruises

  • Around the Bend Nature Tours

    1815 Palma Sola Boulevard
    Bradenton, FL 34209
    941-794-8773
    Discover the rich, natural, and cultural heritage of Florida with this tour company that provides guided outdoor tours such as kayak, canoe, and field trips for people of all ages.
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  • Captain Kim's Boat Rides & Charters

    Historic Bridge Street Pier
    Bradenton, FL 34216
    941-920-3307
    A wide variety of tours and charters are available by this company including historical sightseeing and eco tours, bird watching tours, fishing charters, shelling trips, charters for reunions and...
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  • Captain Mark's Boating Services

    P.O. Box 14081
    Bradenton, FL 34280
    941-518-9649
    Experience custom trips, fishing trips, nature and diving excursions, sunset cruises, sightseeing trips, parties, and more aboard the "Pride and Joy," a 40 foot excursion vessel, with this full...
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  • Great Escape Charters

    10215 Manatee Avenue West
    Bradenton, FL 34215
    941-779-9443
    Climb aboard a state-of-the-art, 32 foot Wellcraft Coastal cruise boat and enjoy Gulf of Mexico sunset cruises, dolphin cruises, or moonlight party cruises with this charter company. Snacks and...
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  • Longboat Pass Parasail

    4330 127th Street West
    Bradenton, FL 34209
    941-792-1900
    Experience exciting Gulf of Mexico soaring or dipping parasailing with this company that is the oldest parasailing company in Florida. Take off from the back deck of a boat, available daily from...
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  • Manatee Airboat Tours

    12310 Manatee Avenue West
    Bradenton, FL 34205
    941-795-5353
    Explore the natural side of Florida and see beautiful birds, wildlife, and other creatures during this airport tour that runs daily on the hour from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. from the Perico Harbor...
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Vineyards, Wineries & Breweries

  • Rosa Fiorelli Winery

    4020 County Road 675
    Bradenton, FL 34202
    941-322-0976
    Winner of six awards in the commercial international wine competition, this ten acre vineyard and winery allows you to pick fresh, mature green or red grapes during the summer months and bronze or...
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