Take a trip over the Rickenbacker Causeway to embark on a day of adventure at
the Biscayne Nature Center on the island paradise of Key Biscayne.

(Drone Video Credit: Miami Country Day School Visit)

Just minutes from downtown, but a world away, the Marjory Stoneman Douglas Biscayne Nature Center is located at the North end of Crandon Park. The state-of-the-art Center houses a laboratory classroom, a coastal and marine life exhibit room, a theater gallery, an outdoor amphitheater, and native plant garden.

Admission to the Biscayne Nature Center is Free. Guided program and special event fees are noted where applicable.

Covid-19 Guidelines:
• Limited Capacity in gallery and exhibit museum
• Facial Covering is Required
• Social Distancing is Practiced
• Hand Sanitizer is Available


We are open every day from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm


Members: BNC Members receive a complimentary annual parking pass to visit the nature center.

Non-Members: Weekdays: $7,  Weekends: $10 – County Parking Fee


We strive to ensure that the Biscayne Nature Center and facilities are accessible. However, due to the Center’s naturally varied topography, portions of the shoreline and landscape may be inaccessible.

Parking: Designated handicapped parking locations are found at the entrance of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas Biscayne Nature Center parking lot. Passenger loading zones are available at the entrance.

Beach Wheelchairs: Wheelchairs are available free of charge by reservation. Please call 305-361-6767 x119 or

Service Animals: Service animals are permitted in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Pets are not allowed in Crandon Park or at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas Biscayne Nature Center.

Miami-Dade County continues to monitor coronavirus.  For updated County Information please visit Moving To A New Normal.