Despite being known worldwide as the “Sunshine State,” Orlando experiences rainstorms throughout its busy summer season. While these brief, short-lived storms can be annoying, it isn’t impossible to find fun things to do on a rainy day in Florida.
The Orange County Regional History Center in downtown Orlando is a great choice for kids and adults alike. The museum has interactive displays and educational programs that keep the whole family engaged.
Madame Tussauds Orlando lets visitors get up close and personal with a plethora of celebrity icons. The re-creations of famous athletes, movie stars and historical figures are sure to please everyone.
M&M’s World Orlando is another sweet treat to brighten up a rainy afternoon. The museum offers guided tours and is filled with 7,000+ unique M&M products for the chocolate lover in your life to enjoy.
iFLY Indoor Skydiving is another fun, free-falling activity you can do with the kids. This state-of-the-art wind tunnel is open to everyone and features a large variety of jumps.
If you’re looking for a new challenge, head to one of the many escape games in Orlando. Each has its own theme and challenges you to solve based on the game’s description.
If a visit to a chocolate factory isn’t enough for you, make a stop at Hoffman’s in Greenacres to see the process behind the yummies. The museum is free and you can even try a free tasting of various goodies.