Things to Do near Jacksonville, Florida

Fleet Landing is the perfect home base for all your adventures.

Fleet Landing boasts an enviable location in Atlantic Beach, FL, just a short walk to the beach and close to everything you enjoy doing in the Jacksonville area. Sports enthusiasts can take in the action of a Jacksonville Jaguars NFL game, thrill to the crack of the bat at AA Jumbo Shrimp baseball games, or take on 18 holes at one of several area golf courses. Music and theater lovers will enjoy performances by the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra or a play at Alhambra Dinner Theatre, the nation’s oldest continuously running dinner theater. Those who enjoy an afternoon wandering through a museum will discover the Cummer Museum of Art, the Jacksonville Maritime Museum, and the Museum of Science & History, to name just a few. All this is rounded out by an abundance of parks; shopping venues; world-class health care facilities like Mayo Clinic, Baptist MD Anderson Cancer Center, and UF Health; and Naval Station Mayport.

Be WELLInspired ™ on campus or off.

Our WELLInspired™ program encourages Residents to explore everything the surrounding area has to offer — from its rich history, stunning scenic beauty and outdoor recreation to fine arts and varied cuisine. Toward this end, we regularly plan day-trips to areas of interest along the coast from St. Simons Island to St. Augustine, FL. So whether you want to strike out on your own for a spontaneous road trip or enjoy the convenience of planned trips with a group, you’re never far from your next adventure.

Use this map to explore the area.