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Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016
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Silver Springs offering free admission to all

Silver Springs, one of the original Florida attractions, is now offering free admission to the public.
The botanical park, which has long drawn visitors with their glass-bottom boat rides that offer views deep into the crystal clear artesian spring-fed waters, is a family favorite.
The boat rides are not included in the free admission deal, but tickets can be purchased for $12.99 for adults and $9.99 for senior citizens and children. Each ticket purchase includes a "Buy One Get One" food voucher and a merchandise discount voucher in the Pavilion giftshop.
The park also features child play areas, shopping, dining and botanical gardens.
Regular daily admission to the park was $34.99 for adults and is still charged on days when a concert is scheduled.
Silver Springs is located at 5656 E. Silver Springs Blvd., near Ocala.
For more information about Silver Springs, visit http://www.silversprings.com/tickets.html#ssa.