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    Big Cypress

    National Preserve Florida

Visitor Centers

Big Cypress has two visitor contact stations that provide visitor information and orientation, issuing permits, sales items and other services.

Both of these facilities are open year-round, except December 25.

Both facilities are midway between Miami and Naples along the Tamiami Trail.

 

BIG CYPRESS SWAMP WELCOME CENTER

 
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Inisde the exhibit area.

Address
33000 Tamiami Trail East
Ochopee, Florida 34141

The welcome center is approximately five miles east of State Road 29 on the Tamiami Trail.

Phone
239-695-4758

Please click here for more information about this visitor center.

 

OASIS VISITOR CENTER

 
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Oasis Visitor Center

Address
52105 Tamiami Trail East
Ochopee, Florida 34141

Phone
239-695-1201

Please click here for more information about this visitor center.

 

HEADQUARTERS BUILDING

 
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Address
33100 Tamiami Trail East
Ochopee, Florida 34141

Open from 9:00-4:30 pm, Monday through Friday.

Phone
239-695-2000

Headquarters is located near Naples and Everglades City, along U.S. 41, five miles east of the State Road 29 intersection.

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