Attractions in Sarasota County include the Ringling, which features a museum of Fine Art and contemporary works

Attractions & Tours

Sarasota County has a variety of attractions for everyone's enjoyment, from art museums to natural science aquariums and other local must-sees.

Say hello to a manatee, relax on the beach, explore a farmers market — these are all must-do activities if you want to make the most out of your trip to Sarasota County. Enjoy our range of fun-filled attractions, featuring ventures into magnificent fine art institutions, up-close encounters with exotic animals, adventures in tree canopies, and boat rides through wild and untamed parts of Florida.

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6018 S. Tamiami Trl.
Sarasota, FL 34231

Fishing, Kayak sales and rentals, Paddleboard sales and rentals, swim gear, snorkeling and accessories. Large selection for sale and rent. Live bait....

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2 Marina Plaza, E Dock /Slip 20
Sarasota, FL 34236
New, modern, comfortable, roomy, all weather, exceptionally clean & safe vessels that sail flat. No getting cold & wet, no hanging on! Our convertible all...
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1265 Old Stickney Point Rd.
Sarasota, FL 34242
Siesta Key Marina has been serving Sarasota boaters and fishermen since 1961. For more than a half century our marina has been...
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5000 E. Venice Ave.
Venice, FL 34292
Experience one of Florida's most unique restaurants, tucked away on the banks of the Myakka river in a true Old Florida setting...
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6525 S. Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34231

Escape Countdown is a fully immersive entertainment experience. Your team will start your adventure in one of our interactive rooms with its...

Florida House Institute
4454 Beneva Rd.
Sarasota, FL 34233
A demonstration house featuring ecologically sustainable technologies and practices. Our grounds showcase Permaculture Landscape and a hands on STEM Learning Center.
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2055 Siesta Dr., Ste. 25042 Unconditional Surrender Statue Sarasota Bayfront
Sarasota, FL 34277

Casual bicycle tours in Sarasota's Downtown area and two barrier islands. Siesta and Lido Key tours include kayaking. All tours are 7-10 miles...

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Local Attractions: Go have fun in Sarasota County!

There's quite the variety of attractions in Sarasota on Florida's Gulf Coast, and we've drawn up a short list of some our favorites.

Attractions alongside the Myakka River

Sarasota County is more than a beachside destination; it’s also a nature lover’s paradise. Learn more about the attractions along the Myakka River.

Seven Sarasota historical attractions

Sarasota County’s treasure troves include striking natural beauty, magnificent arts and a rich cultural heritage. Learn more about that heritage by visiting these seven area attractions.

Anytime is a Good Time for Sarasota

No matter when you’re looking for a visit, Sarasota has something special waiting for you.