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

    Biscayne

    National Park Florida

There are park alerts in effect.
hide Alerts »
  • 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.

Discovery Pack Curriculum Materials

PRIMARY DISCOVERY PACK (Grades K-2)
This backpack is filled with all materials that you will need when you bring your students to Biscayne National Park for a teacher-led adventure. The following lesson plans are activities that are included in the backpack. You can review the lesson plans online to familiarize yourself with the activities before your visit.
Food Web
Jetty Walk Bingo
Rainbow Fish
Animal/Plant Checklist

ELEMENTARY DISCOVERY PACK (Grades 3-5)
This backpack is filled with all materials that you will need when you bring your students to Biscayne National Park for a teacher-led adventure. The following lesson plans are activities that are included in the backpack. You can review the lesson plans online to familiarize yourself with the activities before your visit.
Create a National Park
A Tree That Walks
Jetty Walk Bingo
Animal/Plant Checklist

Did You Know?

The Sweeting Family

For 50 years, four generations of the Sweeting family thrived on Biscayne National Park's Elliott Key. Here they raised pineapples, salvaged wrecked ships, went to school, worshipped and played at the northern end of Florida's Keys.