Explore the best things to do in Jacksonville

Located just over 30 minutes from Atlantic, Neptune, and Jacksonville beaches, the Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Jacksonville, FL provides a great starting point for your vacation. Forget your swimsuit or beach toys? You can pick up replacements at Orange Park Mall, which is a mile from the hotel. If you’re interested in the city’s rich history, then explore world-class museums and historic sites such as Fort Caroline National Memorial, Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens, and the Kingsley Plantation. When you’re ready to unwind, you can head to the Jax Ale Trail and sample beers from over 20 craft breweries before heading back to your room or suite to relax.

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Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens

9.05 mi / 14.56 km from the hotel
Whether you want to see works from 2100 BCE or the 21st century, this museum has something for every art lover. Take a stroll through the beautiful flower gardens, and then admire works by Peter Paul Rubens, Norman Rockwell, and Winslow Homer.

Tree Hill Nature Center

13.28 mi / 21.38 km from the hotel
This wilderness preserve and community resource offers hands-on programs, more than 50 acres of trails, a butterfly garden, and a natural history museum. Spend the day learning about its three ecosystems!

Downtown Jacksonville

10.33 mi / 16.62 km from the hotel
Spend time exploring downtown Jacksonville, a unique waterfront city with art galleries, nightlife, parks, markets, and more.

Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens

15.69 mi / 25.24 km from the hotel
Home to more than 2,000 animals and 1,000 varieties of plants, this zoo is a great place to take a walk on the wild side.

Naval Air Station (NAS) Jacksonville

3.88 mi / 6.25 km from the hotel
This extensive base is an important hub for naval activity in the South and home to Patrol Squadron THIRTY (VP-30), the Navy's largest aviation squadron. You may be treated to a Blue Angels show during your visit.

Oakleaf Town Center

5.29 mi / 8.51 km from the hotel
Pick up what you need for a great vacation at Oakleaf Town Center, which features stores like Super Target, Home Depot, Ulta Beauty, Kohl's, and HomeGoods.

Orange Park Mall

0.69 mi / 1.1 km from the hotel
With more than 120 specialty stores, a kid's play area, and an AMC 24 theater, the Orange Park Mall is one of the area's top shopping destinations.

Museum of Science & History (MOSH)

9.72 mi / 15.65 km from the hotel
Jacksonville’s Museum of Science & History (MOSH) features hands-on exhibits, summer camps, and even adult programs related to astronomy, history, and the local region.

St. Johns Town Center

13.33 mi / 21.46 km from the hotel
The open-air St. Johns Town Center has more than 175 of the hottest retailers and restaurants, including Apple, Sephora, The Capital Grille, Tiffany & Co., Banana Republic, P.F. Chang's, Louis Vuitton, and more.

TIAA Bank Field

10.64 mi / 17.13 km from the hotel
Cheer on the NFL’s Jacksonville Jaguars at TIAA Bank Field, which is located along the St. Johns River and seats more than 67,000 spectators.

Jacksonville Beaches

21.79 mi / 35.07 km from the hotel
The four city beaches (Jacksonville, Neptune, Mayport, and Atlantic beach) offer 22 miles of sandy shoreline, surfing, fishing, and even a local history museum highlighting the area's culture.

bestbet Jacksonville

14.56 mi / 23.44 km from the hotel
Offering over 20,000 square feet of space and 88 poker tables, bestbet Jacksonville is the state's largest poker venue. Add to your experience by betting on horse races in the simulcast area or enjoying delicious American favorites in the Paddock Dining Room.