EXPLORE PALM BEACH
DISCOVER OUR FAVORITE NEARBY ATTRACTIONS
The Colony couldn’t command a better, more storied spot. We’re right around the corner from Worth Avenue and its fascinating little “vias,” each a treasure trove of luxe boutiques and galleries surrounded by classic Mizner architecture. Explore our favorite nearby attractions. There are a host of things to see and do to thrill guests of all ages.
This scenic street—which stretches from the Atlantic Ocean to Lake Worth—is decorated with flowers and palm trees. Here, in the heart of Palm Beach, is a world-class collection of brands and restaurants.
PALM BEACH LAKE TRAIL
Ride this 5.5-mile (and car-free) route on one of our custom branded beach cruisers. This excursion is recommended for families—or, for those who fancy a glance at Palm Beach’s most fabulous estates.
ROYAL POINCIANA PLAZA
This chic and retail-centric oasis is located 1.5 miles from the resort’s entrance. It’s sprinkled with fashionable stores as well as fitness studios and restaurants (like Palm Beach Grill and Sant Ambroeus).
SOCIETY OF THE FOUR ARTS
Established in 1936, this culture-focused destination is famous for its arts events and programming (which include concerts, exhibitions, and films).
PALM BEACH PAR 3 GOLF COURSE
Pros (and Ams) are invited to tee off at the public, Raymond Floyd–designed “Palm Beach Par 3” course—situated, scenically, between the Atlantic Ocean and the Intracoastal.
Henry Morrison Flagler commissioned Carrère & Hastings to create this grand and marble-covered mansion in 1902. The “Whitehall” estate is now a museum that continues to celebrate the Gilded Age.
KRAVIS CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
This world-class center caters to the Palm Beach community with an extensive schedule, featuring shows like concerts as well as dance and theater performances.
NORTON MUSEUM OF ART
Ralph Hubbard and Elizabeth Calhoun Norton’s collection has come to feature 7,600 works across across its five focuses (American, Chinese, Contemporary, European, and Photography).
PALM BEACH ZOO
This historic (but newly renovated) attraction is home to 500+ animals—a must-see for adults and children, alike.
SOUTH FLORIDA SCIENCE MUSEUM
Founded by the Junior League of Palm Beaches in 1959. It has, since, been enhanced to feature an aquarium and a planetarium—plus, a miniature golf course with a conservation theme.
LION COUNTRY SAFARI
Discover these drive-through (and walk-through) safaris, where one can interact with 900 animals that include lions as well as giraffes and zebras.
MORIKAMI MUSEUM AND JAPANESE GARDENS
This museum is dedicated to Japanese arts and culture, between its 16-acre garden (which is decorated with bonsai and the Seishin-an tea house) and its exhibitions.