Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve

The Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center includes exhibits and programs to help visitors learn about our coastal environment
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300 Tower Rd., Naples, FL 34113

Explore the Environmental Learning Center. Interactive exhibits focus on the plants and animals of the 110,000-acre Rookery Bay Reserve. Aquariums, nature store, art gallery, walking trails and more introduce visitors to this coastal world.

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AMENITIES
Category+/-
  • Archaeological Site
  • Boat Tours
  • Hiking/Nature Trails
  • Marine Attractions
  • Marker/Interpretive station
  • Nature Interpretive Center
  • Protected Species Habitat
  • Water Recreation
Property Amenities+/-
  • Boat Ramp
  • Bus Parking
  • Gift Shop
  • Indoor activity
  • Meeting Facilities
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Parking
  • Picnic Area
  • Picnic Shelter
General Information+/-
  • Dates closed: Weekends and major holidays
  • Driving time to nearby lodging: 10 minutes
  • Hours: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. daily
  • Open Year-Round
Guest Information+/-
  • Family Friendly
  • Meeting/Tour groups welcome
Disabled Traveler Information+/-
  • ADA Compliant
Internet Connection+/-
  • Wireless (WiFi)
Discounts+/-
  • Group Discount
  • Other Discount
Payment Options+/-
  • MasterCard
  • Personal Checks
  • Visa
Activities+/-
  • Birding
  • Boating
  • Camping
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Natural Wildlife Viewing
  • Shelling
Pet Information+/-
  • Pets on Leash Allowed
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