Don Garlits Museum of Racing might not be the first item on your list of must-see destinations, but it definitely deserves an honorable mention.
It awaits you in Ocala, 160 miles (257 kilometers) outside of the state capital, Tallahassee.
If you've got no time to waste, you may like to set up camp at the Sleep Inn and Suites - Ocala / Belleview and Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ocala. These extremely convenient hotels are just a short walk from Don Garlits Museum of Racing.
Looking for a place to get your caffeine hit? Grab a coffee or two at Dunkin' Donuts, which is close to Don Garlits Museum of Racing. If you'd like something a little more substantial, Cracker Barrel Old Country Store is also nearby and has a range of appetizing meals. A smile will come to your face as you talk about your day while sipping a few glasses of your favorite beverage at Sharkey's Lounge & Liquors, also just a short stroll away.