6 Things to Do in Bushnell That You Shouldn't Miss

Bushnell is a city in Sumter County, Florida, United States. The population was 2,050 at the 2000 census. According to the U.S Census estimates of 2005, the city had a population of 2,119. It is the county seat of Sumter County.

1. Florida National Cemetery

6502 SW 102nd Ave, Bushnell, FL 33513-8914 Sights & Landmarks, Cemeteries
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5 based on 131 reviews

Florida National Cemetery

Reviewed By drbrds22 - Orlando, FloridaOrlando, Florida

Extremely Helpful Volunteers!

The Florida National Cemetery honors our country's greatest heroes! It is beautifully maintained. The welcome center has a grave locator, maps, clean restrooms and outstanding volunteers who can answer your questions or give you directions. I recommend a

2. Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

7200 Battlefield Pkwy, Bushnell, FL 33513-6828 Sights & Landmarks, Nature & Parks, State Parks, Battlefields More
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4.5 based on 99 reviews

Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

The Seminole tribe defeated the U.S. Army here.

Reviewed By armymother - Box Elder, South DakotaBox Elder, South Dakota

Re-enactment

My husband and I along with friends of ours attended two re-enactments. The Seminole Indian history was brought to life and was excellently narrated...I cried! We also attended the WWII reenactment, which was not as well narrated as the Seminole Indian on

3. The Florida International Teaching Zoo

4258 SW 52nd Ter, Bushnell, FL 33513-8253 Outdoor Activities, Nature & Parks, Zoos & Aquariums
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5 based on 6 reviews

The Florida International Teaching Zoo

Reviewed By Hannah F - BushnellBushnell

Surprise!

OK, so we knew the teaching zoo would be limited in animals, but it seemed like a good excursion for a cold afternoon. Both proved true, but the really exciting part of the equation was the interest and passion of the tour director! He was wonderful and t

4. Fort Armstrong Historic Monument

1320 Cr 476, Bushnell, FL 33513 Sights & Landmarks, Historic Sites
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3.5 based on 4 reviews

Fort Armstrong Historic Monument

Reviewed By FlaHarlock - Tavares, FloridaTavares, Florida

Fort Armstrong was here

Named after Major Robert Armstrong, this fort was constructed in 1836 by a detachment of Tennessee volunteers. Used during the Second Seminole Indian War as a supply base. Nothing remains except this roadside monument. Nice piece of Florida history but no

5. Cypress House Ranch

5175 County Road 361C, 5175 S.W. 90th Blvd, Bushnell, FL Outdoor Activities, Horseback Riding Tours
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5 based on 38 reviews

Cypress House Ranch

We offer 2 hour Guided horseback trail rides in the beauty of central Florida,that cover parts of a 20,000 acre forest track. We take riders from school age to 99, from first timers to those who have owned. We limit the number of riders to 4,and keep the ride as personal as possible by not mixing groups,so please call for an appointment time for your ride. As a working ranch, we also offer lessons, lease, and a few horses for sale. Rides that are 3 or more hours have a scheduled stop at a local restaurant where you can buy your lunch and then continue for the rest of the ride. As an interactive activity,guest who wish, may help with the unsaddling and washing of their horse at the end of the ride. Come get away from the city for a day and see the real Florida. Rates start at $70.00, plus tax and wrangler tip, for the 2 hour ride per horse.

Reviewed By Judy F - Spring Hill, FloridaSpring Hill, Florida

Taking care of senior riders!

We are "active seniors" who camped in Bushnell, FL, and wanted to horseback ride. We found Cypress House Ranch through an internet search and made our reservations for 3/10/2018...none of us are experienced riders. Happy to say, we were well-matched to ou

6. Bushnell Motorsports Park

5821 Pit Rd, Bushnell, FL 33513-5052 Fun & Games, Game & Entertainment Centers
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5 based on 8 reviews

Bushnell Motorsports Park

Reviewed By George P - The Villages, FloridaThe Villages, Florida

This Place is a Blast!

Friday's from noon to 4pm are senior days at this place, one ten minute race for $15.00 is well worth it. Yesterday I went with some of my friends from The Villages to Bushnell Motorsports Park for my 4th visit since late June of this year and I must say

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