A Day in Amelia Island

Amelia Island

Imagine your next date. Are you picturing the same-old, same-old? It’s easy to feel like you’ve got nothing new to do or that you’ve done it all in Tampa. But, you can always shake up date night by making it a getaway trip instead. Here are some ideas for an Amelia Island date!

Check out these places for your Amelia Island Trip

Fort Clinch State Park

Nature lovers will love the variety of activities at Fort Clinch State Park. With a three-mile shoreline, you’ll have plenty of space for swimming, fishing, sunbathing and more. There is a multitude of wildlife, from birds to fish, for couples to spot and many trails to explore. You can even visit the historic Fort Clinch of the nineteenth century and take a step back in history.

floridastateparks.org

Museum of History

The Amelia Island Museum of History is not a place you want to miss. With 8 permanent exhibits and another rotating exhibit, there’s so much you can see. This museum is Florida’s first spoken history museum and also offers speaking tours including Centre Street tours, ghost tours, golden era tours, and more.

ameliamuseum.org

Main Beach Park

Looking for a relaxed day? At Main Beach Park, you can get just that. This beachfront park has everything you need for a day off spent with your significant other. Couples can play volleyball, sunbathe, take a walk and much more at this great park complete with a beautiful view.

ameliaisland.com

Amelia Community Theater

If you’re into theater, this is one place you’re sure to love. At the Amelia Community Theater, you can watch plays and shows that’ll remind you of times gone past. Watching a play is always an experience, so it’s no wonder any couple will be able to find themselves having an enjoyable time.

ameliacommunitytheatre.org

Pinball Museum

History museums are cool and all, but have you ever been to a pinball museum? The Fernandina Beach Pinball Museum is unique in its preservation of a different kind of history than what you may be used to. There’s a mix of both new and old machines here and you can spend the day playing with every one.

@fernandinabeachpinballmuseum

Blue Door Artists

It’s always nice to see art in person. Besides going to museum and art galleries in Amelia Island, you can also discover the Blue Door Artists. These are a collection of artists who display their contemporary art in the historic downtown of Amelia Island. While visiting these artists, you can also purchase a variety of items from them.

bluedoorartists.com

 

Looking for more getaway date ideas? Check out St Petersburg Day Trip or The Ultimate Music Date: Okeechobee Music Festival!

 

Looking for more than just a day at Amelia Island? Check out Three Perfect Days on Amelia Island.

 

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