Wish You Were Here!

A Journey Through Weeki Wachee's History

Found Footage Documentary

Wish You Were Here: Weeki Wachee Springs

The Sci-fi classic "Creature From the Black Lagoon" was filmed entirely at the spring!

Creature from the Black Lagoon (trailer)

ABC's Promotion of the Park

This 1961 short film was played in ABC movie theaters all across the country, trying to entice people to travel to Florida and visit Weeki Wachee. With how many outlets for advertizing there are available today, it's difficult to imagine film being one of the few ways to promote anything.
Care and Feeding of a Mermaid (1961)
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Weeki Wachee Springs

Open Monday-Sunday 9:00 am – 5:30 pm

  • Adult - $13.00
  • Child (Ages 6-12) - $8.00
  • Children 5 and under: FREE!!