attractions

Fort Lauderdale is home to a wide variety of cultural attractions, all of them convenient to the Sonesta Fort Lauderdale. From museums to performance centers to major sporting arenas, you’ll find just the venue and the event to suit your mood.


 
Museums

  • Bonnet House Museum and Gardens, a stunning historical estate
  • International Game Fishing Hall of Fame and Museum, dedicated to the conservation of game fish and the promotion of ethical angling practices
  • Museum of Discovery and Science, home of the largest living Atlantic coral reef in captivity and a 3D IMAX theater, featuring two floors of interactive exhibits
  • International Swimming Hall of Fame, committed to the importance and history of swimming in Fort Lauderdale and throughout the world
  • Stranahan House and Museum, the oldest surviving structure in Broward County
  • Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale, a stunning modernist building featuring more than 6,000 works of art
 



Entertainment
  • Broward Center for the Performing Arts, a multi-theater complex set right on the water
  • Coral Springs Center for the Arts, home of the Coral Springs Museum of Art and a host of concerts and shows
  • Hard Rock Live, the favored venue for celebrities, musicians and comedians
  • Riverwalk Arts and Entertainment District, a lively pedestrian zone full of cafés, restaurants and clubs
  • Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts & Ziff Ballet Opera House in Miami, one of the region’s most visually arresting structures and host to contemporary dance, ballet, jazz and more
 


Sports
  • Sun Life Stadium – home of the National Football League’s Miami Dolphins
  • Marlins Park – home of Major League Baseball’s Florida Marlins
  • American Airlines Arena, Miami – home of the National Basketball Association’s Miami Heat
  • BB&T Center – home of the National Hockey League’s Florida Panthers