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Things to Do in Tallahassee, FL

Discovery By The Century

There’s something so incredibly captivating about a destination that continually evolves, yet never strays from its original essence and innovative sensibilities. From politics and education to athletics, art, and nature, our city is teeming with possibility. See it all with some of our favorite places to visit and things to do in Tallahassee, FL below.

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600 W College Ave, Tallahassee, FL 32306 | (850) 644-2525

With 103 undergraduate programs offered through 16 colleges across 480 beautiful acres, Florida State University plays a pivotal role in advancing the potential of tomorrow through world-class research and instruction.

  • 0.2 miles from Hotel Duval
  • 5 minutes walking from Hotel Duval
  • 2 minutes biking from Hotel Duval
  • 2 minutes driving from Hotel Duval
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1601 S Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Tallahassee, FL 32307 | (850) 599-3000

Though it began with just 15 students and two instructors, Floria Agricultural and Mechanical University has grown to become one of the nation?s leading Historically Black Colleges and Universities with nearly 10,000 in attendance today.

  • 1.4 miles from Hotel Duval
  • 27 minutes walking from Hotel Duval
  • 11 minutes biking from Hotel Duval
  • 7 minutes driving from Hotel Duval
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Tallahassee Community College

444 Appleyard Dr, Tallahassee, FL 32304 | (850) 201-6200

Tallahassee Community College serves as the gateway to the world of higher education with Associate in Arts and Science paths, as well as opportunities in Continuing Education, Workforce Training, and Certificate Programs.

  • 4.5 miles from Hotel Duval
  • 24 minutes biking from Hotel Duval
  • 13 minutes driving from Hotel Duval

The Florida State Capitol

400 S Monroe St, Tallahassee, FL 32399 | (850) 488-6167

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places and standing as one of the tallest capitol buildings in the United States, the Florida State Capitol is situated at the center of all things progress and development. Visitors can explore the property on their own during the week from 8am?5pm (except for holidays) or organize a guided group tour through the official website.

  • 0.2 miles from Hotel Duval
  • 5 minutes walking from Hotel Duval
  • 2 minutes biking from Hotel Duval
  • 5 minutes driving from Hotel Duval
Couple exploring nature springs

Tallahassee Museum

Looking to really get away from it all? The Tallahassee Museum spans over 50 acres of both indoor and outdoor space, including everything from exhibitions and displays to thrilling tree obstacle courses set in the sky.

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Lakes, Trails, & Parks

You won?t have to venture very far from our lobby to experience the stunning Florida scenery in Tallahassee. Natural oases, like Carter Howell Strong Park and Lafayette Park, can be reached easily by foot, and in just a few minutes down the road, you?ll find plenty of peace at treasured destinations, such as the St. Marks Historical State Trail and the Leon Sinks Geological Area Hiking Trail.