• Purple, yellow, gold and orange sponges and soft corals wave against a turquioise sea.

    Biscayne

    National Park Florida

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  • Boat Tours, Paddle-craft Rentals and Select Conveniences Temporarily Unavailable

    Glass-bottom, snorkel, diving and island boat tours, and rentals for canoes and other paddle-craft, are temporarily unavailable. The park is working to resolve the issue as soon as possible and regrets the inconvenience. Limited snack items are available.

Curriculum Materials

OVERNIGHT PROGRAM CURRICULUM MATERIALS:
Click here for Biscayne Expedition Curriculum Materials (Grades 5-7)


DAY PROGRAM CURRICULUM MATERIALS
Click here for Biscayne Explorer Curriculum Materials (Grades 4-7)


Bringing Home Biscayne CURRICULUM MATERIALS
Bringing Home Biscayne is an interdisciplinary competition designed to bring the park's education program full-circle. Click here for Bringing Home Biscayne Curriculum Materials

CLASSROOM PROGRAM CURRICULUM MATERIALS
Click here for the Underwater Ecosystem Adventure Curriculum Materials (Grades 7-8)











 

Did You Know?

Semaphore pricklypear cactus

In 2001, scientists taking a plant inventory in Biscayne National Park discovered a population of semaphore pricklypear cactus, one of the world's rarest plants. Previously known as only 9 plants in the lower Florida Keys, the new population numbered 570 plants...over 60 times the previous count.