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These 18 Magical Photos Of Florida’s Live Mermaid City Will Leave You Speechless

Weeki Wachee Springs State Park is a must-see attraction for any Florida bucket list. This park celebrates the natural beauty of Florida’s springs, which are so clear they were once a popular spot for filming underwater scenes in movies. The park’s popularity peaked in the 1960s, but there is still something spellbinding about watching the mermaids flip and frolic in apparent anti-gravity.

Captured on film, they become ethereal works of art:

There’s more to the park than just mermaids. It also offers a unique spring-fed water park, scenic riverboat rides and kayaking.

Have you ever been to Weeki Wachee? Please share your thoughts and memories with us below!

Victoria W
Victoria is a native Floridian and writer for OIYS. When she's not writing about Florida, you'll find her chasing after her two-year-old or making jewelry for her shop, The Gilded Gator.