Take A Day In Tallahassee
Visit the Capitol of Florida and learn about the state’s history.
Taste Tallahassee’s unique treats and the city’s amazing museums.
1Museums & More
Take a journey to space or fill your day with science and technology at the Challenger Learning Center’s Downtown Digital Dome Theater & Planetarium. See the largest screen in Tallahassee at the Planetarium showing both educational and entertaining films, you can catch anything from documentaries to your favorite Disney Film in IMAX 2D & 3D. The 50-foot, high-definition Downtown Digital Dome is where you can explore the galaxy on a state-of-the-art Space Mission Simulator space lab, take a seat and watch as our world and beyond unfolds in front of you.
Address: 200 S. Duval Street Tallahassee, FL 32301
Museum of Florida History is dedicated to collecting and preserving artifacts while building appreciation for the state’s heritage. With more than 40,000 artifacts and exhibits, the museum covers information spanning from pre-historic to present times. The museum has events that feature keynote speakers, chefs, and historians, as well as celebrations of heritage, and dance nights.
Address: 500 S. Bronough St., Tallahassee, FL 32399
The Bada Bean may look like your average causal coffee shop but it is a hub for breakfast and lunch with delicious options you won’t find anywhere else. There are “egg”cellent breakfast options or dishes with “flour” power, but the cinnamon roll pancakes and French toast are both signature dishes that are on everyone’s must-eat list. There are also skillets, Benedicts A La Bada, and more that you don’t want to miss!
Address: 2500 Apalachee Pkwy # B, Tallahassee, FL 32301
Merv’s Handcrafted Melts will put any grilled cheese sandwich you’ve ever tasted to shame. This place is a grilled cheese fanatic’s paradise, with locally baked bread delivered fresh every morning and cheese straight from Thomasville, Georgia. Their melts are based on some of the classics in the sandwich world such as a Philly melt, the caprese, the club house, and the BBQ chicken club. Their fancy tots features tater tots topped with any combination you can imagine, avocado, buffalo ranch sauce, fresh parmesan, or white truffle oil, the toppings are ever -flowing and just like the signature sauces.
Address: 825 Railroad Ave. Tallahassee, FL 32310
Voodoo Dog has slowly become the world’s best hot dog and burger shop. When you get there, the 80s and 90s memorabilia and pop culture references will keep you intrigued, that is… until you see all the unique menu combinations. Their hotdogs have toppings that may raise an eyebrow, such as house made curry ketchup, mac ‘n’ cheese, coleslaw, baked beans and more. Their burgers are just as iconic, ask for the signature Voodoo burger and let your tastes buds go on wild and delicious ride.
Address: 805 S. Macomb St. Tallahassee, FL 32301