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Ranked #1 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
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Category: Military Museums; Specialty Museums; Museums
Owner description: Experience the magic of flight at the National Naval Aviation Museum! See over 4,000 artifacts and 150 aircraft representing... more » Owner description: Experience the magic of flight at the National Naval Aviation Museum! See over 4,000 artifacts and 150 aircraft representing Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard Aviation. Ride the flight simulators or catch all the drama and power of amazing IMAX films. Dine in the authentic Cubi Bar Cafe and take home the spirit of Naval Aviation with a unique memento from the Flight Deck Store. Spend a cool day inside the Museum and experience Hands-on-History! « less
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Ranked #2 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: Military Bases/ Facilities; Landmarks
Owner description: Homebase for the Blue Angels, the U.S. Navy's Flight Demonstration Squadron, Pensacola NAS is also home to the Pensacola... more » Owner description: Homebase for the Blue Angels, the U.S. Navy's Flight Demonstration Squadron, Pensacola NAS is also home to the Pensacola Lighthouse, the National Museum of Naval Aviation and Fort Barrancas, an early 19th-century garrison. « less
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Ranked #3 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Landmarks
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Ranked #4 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: Islands; Nature and Parks
Pensacola Beach is the main attraction on this island.
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Ranked #5 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: Beaches
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Ranked #6 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: Lighthouses; Landmarks

The PENSACOLA LIGHTHOUSE is still an active aid to navigation. Its flashing white beacon shines at 20-second intervals and is visible 27 miles out to sea. Pensacola is the oldest... more »

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Ranked #7 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial on a smaller scale.
Ranked #8 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: National Parks; Nature and Parks
Monument honors the men and women who served and died during the Vietnam War.
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Ranked #9 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: Islands; Nature and Parks
A historical area with beautiful beaches.
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Ranked #10 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Landmarks
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Ranked #11 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: Other zoos & aquariums; Zoos/Aquariums
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Ranked #12 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: Historic Sites; Trails
Owner description: Historic village consists of twenty properties belonging to the Pensacola National Register Historic District, including... more » Owner description: Historic village consists of twenty properties belonging to the Pensacola National Register Historic District, including several museums and the Colonial Archaeological Trail. « less
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Ranked #13 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: Cemeteries; Landmarks
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Ranked #14 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
Located in the Pensacola Naval Station, this is the site of the first U.S. Naval yard that was built in 1821.
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Ranked #15 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks; Beaches; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Historic Walking Areas
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Ranked #16 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: State Parks; Nature and Parks
Home to one of the purest sand-bottom rivers in the world, this 200,000-acre park offers canoeing, camping and nature trails.
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Ranked #17 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Traveler Resources
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Ranked #18 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: ; State Parks; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #19 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: Science Museums; Museums
Owner description: The Pensacola MESS Hall is a hands on science museum dedicated to the need to "mess around" with math, engineering, science,... more » Owner description: The Pensacola MESS Hall is a hands on science museum dedicated to the need to "mess around" with math, engineering, science, and other stuff. Visitors explore science by creating their own experiments, whether at our stationary exhibits or with our "mess kits". Mess kits are individual activities for creating tools for discovery, many with take home parts for future learning. The entire family will make discoveries together. « less
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Ranked #20 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: Marinas; Nature and Parks
Ranked #21 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: Ships; Landmarks
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Ranked #22 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: ; Children's Museums; Museums
Owner description: The Pensacola Children's Museum is an interactive, hands-on children's museum for ages up to 11. The first floor Discovery... more » Owner description: The Pensacola Children's Museum is an interactive, hands-on children's museum for ages up to 11. The first floor Discovery Gallery is geared for younger children to explore Pensacola's 450 years of history. The second floor exhibits themes in Pensacola history for older children. Programming is constantly being updated. « less
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Ranked #23 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: History Museums; Museums
Museum that features unique and innovative exhibits depicting West Florida's history, architecture and archaeology.
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Ranked #24 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #25 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: Art Galleries
Owner description: Welcome to Blue Morning Gallery, located in Historic Downtown Pensacola, Florida. Blue Morning Gallery was founded in April... more » Owner description: Welcome to Blue Morning Gallery, located in Historic Downtown Pensacola, Florida. Blue Morning Gallery was founded in April of 1997 and created to showcase the work of local artists and to encourage the development of new creative talent within the community. Our colorful, cooperative fine arts gallery features over 50 local artists. Today, our members form an eclectic group, including many award-winning artists, with specialties in painting, collage, photography, ceramics, sculpture, glass, jewelry, fibers, wood, tile and more. We work in a variety of styles from classical to modern. Come browse through our unique selection of original artwork, historic photographs, journals and cards. Blue Morning Gallery...an art festival every day! « less
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Ranked #26 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: Hiking Trails
Visitors can view wildlife and fabulous flora and fauna from one of the many nature trails in this 1,000 acres of woods.
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Ranked #27 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: History Museums; Museums
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Ranked #28 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: Convention Centers; Traveler Resources
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Ranked #29 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: Nature and Parks
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Ranked #30 of 41 attractions in Pensacola
Category: Beaches
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