Melbourne is a city on the coast of Florida that offers beaches, fishing, golf, dining, and outdoor activities, with an active art community and a vibrant downtown district. There are so many things to do in Melbourne it can sometimes be hard to decide just what you want to do when you are here. You can spend the day browsing through art museums, visit animals at the local zoo, or relax on one of the beautiful beaches.

This local guide will help you find some of the best attractions in Melbourne so you can make the most of your time here! 

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Brevard Zoo
Travel & Recreation $$
8225 N Wickham Rd, Melbourne FL, 32940
Through daily presentations, summer camps, field trips and an onsite “Zoo School,” the Zoo’s education department impacts tens of thousands of children...
Florida Tech Botanical Garden
Travel $
150 W University Blvd, Melbourne FL, 32901
The Official FIT Jungle page! A stream bordered by a shady hammock abounding in palm trees and other tropical growth winds through the heart of the campus...
Travel $
1052 Cypress Ave, Melbourne FL, 32935
DEREK GORES GALLERY Contemporary art gallery, exhibiting work by local and national artists, often with interactive exhibits and 'mingling of the senses'....
Space Coast State Fair
Travel $
5800 Stadium Pkwy, Ste 101, Melbourne FL, 32940 Fair opens at 5 p.m on October 27th and goes for 18 days until Nov 13,2016. Annual Space Coast State Fair in an all...
Brevard County Wickham Park
Travel & Recreation $$
2500 Parkway Dr, Melbourne FL, 32935
Welcome to a Brevard County Official fan page on Facebook, where you will find the most recent news, stories, videos and photos that are distributed by the...
The Mansion
Bar & Restaurant $$
1218 E New Haven Ave, Melbourne FL, 32901
A 4000 square foot, second story deck with panoramic views of the Intracoastal Waterway, a great place to enjoy a cocktail while taking in the warm breezes....
Andretti Thrill Park
Travel & Recreation $
3960 S Babcock St, Melbourne FL, 32901
The Space Coast's Finest Family Entertainment! Andretti Thrill Park Offers a slew of attractions ranging from Mini Golf, to Arcade games, to Go Karts,...
Downtown Melbourne
Shopping $
Melbourne FL, 32901
Shopping, gifts, partying, coffee, food, art, jewelry, alcohol, beer, pubs, nightclubs, clothes, candy, chocolate, popcorn, candles, pizza, stationary,...
Melbourne Square
Shopping $$
1700 W New Haven Ave, Ste 965, Melbourne FL, 32904
Melbourne Square is located in the heart of the heavily-populated Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville metro area and enjoys a large trade area that serves most...
Grills Riverside
5.0  5 Rating (1)
6075 N US Highway 1, Melbourne FL, 32940
Responding to the question was always difficult and often resulted in "showing off” some backyard grilled fish. The response from even those who said...
Brevard County Erna Nixon Park
Recreation $$
1200 Evans Rd, Melbourne FL, 32904
The views and information contained in the materials are not an expression of the opinion, belief, or policy of Brevard County Parks & Recreation. Welcome...
Friends of the Viera Wetlands
Community & Government $$
10001 N Wickham Rd, Melbourne FL, 32940 Twitter: #VieraWetlands Road Information: 321-255-4488 Volunteers needed!
Hemingway's Tavern
5.0  5 Rating (1)
1800 W Hibiscus Blvd, Ste 115, Melbourne FL, 32901
Next to The Oaks Theater, Hemingway's Tavern is a trip back to The Keys in Hemingway's heyday. Join us for a relaxed dinner before, or after, your movie.
Melbourne Main Street
Community & Government $$
1908 Municipal Ln, Melbourne FL, 32901
This is the OFFICIAL Downtown Melbourne, FL page!
Mainstreet Pub
Bar $$
705 E New Haven Ave, Melbourne FL, 32901
To top that off there's 3 different bars so you can walk around and feel like you're hitting up 3 bars. -Downstairs there's the Whiskey Bar complete...
Downtown Melbourne Farmer's Market at Riverview Park
Shopping $
2301 Irwin Street, Melbourne FL, 32901
Best Market Around !!! Over 75 Vendors weekly. Variety of fresh foods, huge selection of produce, soy candles, handmade jewelry, woodworking, artwork,...
Travel $$
2301 N Highway A1a, Melbourne FL, 32903
Memorial park in Melbourne, Florida. A beach with seasonal lifeguards, plus a playground, volleyball courts, picnic pavilions & grills.
FrogBones Family Shooting Center
Travel & Recreation $
404 S Harbor City Blvd, Melbourne FL, 32901
Please come by to look, shoot, or ask any questions. Don't forget we have parking in the back and overflow two buildings north of us at SOAR. Our Ranges: FrogBones...
Switchgrass Outfitters & Airboat Tours
Travel $$
1320 Cupid Ave, Christmas FL, 32709
We offer Wild Hog, Gator, and Osceola Turkey guided hunts, as well as Airboat Eco Tours.