Ave Maria Visitor Center
Ave Maria has been designed as a self-sustaining town, spanning over 4,000 acres in eastern Collier County. Recently named the #1 community in Naples/Ft Myers, Ave Maria is home to Ave Maria University, 17 model homes open daily, town center with shops and restaurants, Panther Run Golf Club, outdoor parks and playgounds. Eco safaris are offered through Orange Jeep Tours in the Ave Maria Welcome Center. Year-round free events are held in the town center.