Port Canaveral’s cultural attractions are incomparable to others in the county, whether it’s the Exploration Tower, Parker Brothers Concepts, Victory Casino Cruises or Wyland Galleries. The Port is a trend-setting area with a tropical vibe and captivating history. It doesn’t matter if you’re just visiting town or a lifelong local, the attractions in Port Canaveral offer something for everyone.
If you’ve never been to beautiful Port Canaveral, it could take days to experience all the fun activities it has to offer. Attractions like Parker Brothers Concepts or the Exploration Tower offer something for the entire family. Take a stroll through the Port and spend the afternoon exploring it’s many attractions and having lunch at one of the many five-star restaurants. When the sun sets, take an evening cruise on the Victory Casino Boat or dance the night away at one of Port Canaveral’s bars. Whether you’re in the mood for laid-back afternoon or a wild night out, Port Canaveral will have what you’re looking for.
The state-of-the-art Exploration Tower is Port Canaveral’s newest attraction. This outstanding landmark is the perfect place to bring the whole family for an afternoon full of fun. Inside these seven floors of fun there are exhibits, interactive games, an auditorium, a café, gift shop and an indoor and outdoor observation deck, overlooking the entire Port. Recently, the Exploration Tower has become a primary event and music venue for Central Florida, and continues to attract thousands of people to Port Canaveral every day.
Another great family attraction in Port Canaveral is Parker Brothers Concepts. Movie fans can’t miss the Hollywood Auto Museum, which includes all your favorite cars like the Batmobile, the Ecto-1 from Ghostbusters or Optimus Prime from Transformers. Parker Brothers Concepts is constantly thinking outside the box, and is dedicated to building out-of-this-world custom vehicles that will stand out from the crowd and turn heads. Their motto is “Dream Big… Build Bigger,” and their designs perfectly demonstrate that.
Sail off into the sunset and prepare yourself for an entertaining night on the Victory Casino Cruises ship, where you will find countless casino games, slots, bars and restaurants. While you’re aboard, enjoy fine wine, craft beer or a cocktail from one of the ship’s many bars. After working up an appetite, take a break and have a deliciously fresh meal at the Atlantic Dining Buffet or the Victory Sportsbook Lounge, on board the ship. During the day you can have a drink outside and watch as the dolphins and sea turtles swim by. At night, you can tip back a few drinks with that special someone, or get down on the dance floor underneath the stars.
Art lovers can gather at Wyland Galleries to view the works of multiple artists, all with different styles, mediums and methodologies. Wyland Galleries has earned the reputation of having stylish, strikingly beautiful and innovative art with a tropical vibe. Multiple art shows are scheduled throughout the year, which is a great opportunity for visitors to watch the artists create their original paintings and gain insight on their inspiration and technique.