Top 16 Spots To Take The Kids Around Sanibel & Captiva Islands
Jun 27, 2018 06:36PM
EducationalThere are so many different ways to educate our kids. From visual representations, like museums, to interactive lessons; there are a wide variety of options on Sanibel Island to teach your kids all about history, local sea shells, and much more. Here are our top picks.
The Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum on Sanibel Island is the only museum in the United States that is solely devoted to shells and the mollusks that make them. Ours is a natural ... Read More »
“Ding” Darling Wildlife Society, the non-profit Friends of the Refuge organization, supports environmental education, services, and conservation at the J.N. “Ding” Darling National Wildli... Read More »
Exploration & Wildlife
If your child prefers the great outdoors, why not try one of these cruise/adventure options? There's a lot of wildlife to be seen out on the waters off of the islands, especially dolphins. Here are a few of our picks that have specialty options/kids programs.
Every kid gets hungry after a day out exploring and learning. These quirky food spots each have their own taste and flare. You can choose a view of Sanibel's famous lighthouse, or find entertainment in decor and interesting menu options. There's even a fun spot to satisfy junior's sweet tooth. Check out these top picks!
Nearby in Fort Myers/Fort Myers Beach
If you're willing to venture off of the islands, Fort Myers/Fort Myers Beach have some great options, as well - in any of the above categories, plus one really cool marina and resort to check out, which we've listed below.
With 12 lush acres our Fort Myers Beach resort includes all the conveniences and amenities you’d expect from a family-friendly resort. Enjoy close proximity to an array of activities and ... Read More »