Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center, Key West

4.5
#5 of 25 in Parks in Key West
Aquarium · Hidden Gem · Natural History Museum
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Learn about the region's unique ecosystems at Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center. This museum’s interactive exhibits and multimedia presentations offer educational experiences for visitors of all ages. Exhibits display diverse local environments, from the mangroves and beaches, to the coral reef of the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary. Explore the museum’s replica of the Aquarius undersea laboratory to gain insight into scientific research of marine ecosystems. Don't miss the Living Reef exhibit that displays live coral and tropical fish. The museum is air-conditioned, offering a nice break on hot summer days. Donations are welcome. Plan your visit to Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Key West trip planner.
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Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center reviews

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  • This discovery center is currently closed. You will walk or ride past it on your way to the beach. There were no signs indicating when it would reopen. Ww were there on April 19th. 
    This discovery center is currently closed. You will walk or ride past it on your way to the beach. There were no signs indicating when it would reopen. Ww were there on April 19th.  more »
  • This was one of the places that we wanted to visit on our trip to Key West this year. But after walking down there we found out that it is closed until further notice. Make sure you check their... 
    This was one of the places that we wanted to visit on our trip to Key West this year. But after walking down there we found out that it is closed until further notice. Make sure you check their...  more »
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  • Clean discovery center with a lot of information. It has a small theatere that has some cool nature documentaries. Entry is completely free, but if is temporary closed due to the pandemic.
  • The place is still... STILL closed due to the Virus. Utter BS. This place is closed because "sAfEtY" yet the TINY aquarium in down town is still fully operational??? Get real.

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