Biscayne National Underwater Park, the park’s sole concessioner, has ceased operations.
Biscayne National Underwater Park, the park’s sole concessioner, has ceased operations. Boat tours and rentals are unavailable. We apologize for this interruption in service. The park is working to make options available to access and explore the park.
Elliott Key Harbor and Campground Closed Until Further Notice
While the harbor and campground are closed, University Dock remains open for day use only. The park approved a contractor to complete repair work. The contractor is in the process of acquiring necessary permits and hopes to begin repairs soon. More »
Park Reopens As Tropical Storm Noel Moves East
As Tropical Storm Noel moves in an easterly direction and away from the south Florida coast, Biscayne National Park plans to reopen the Dante Fascell Visitor Center, the Park Headquarters Building, the grounds at Convoy Point, and the concession operation at 8:00 a.m. on Friday, November 2, 2007. Park facilities located on Boca Chita, Elliott and Adams Keys will reopen at 12:00 noon on Friday.
For information on Biscayne National Park and the recreational opportunities it offers, call the park’s visitor center at 305-230-PARK (7275) or log on to the park website at www.nps.gov/bisc. To make or confirm reservations for boat tours, contact Biscayne National Underwater Park at 305-230-1100.
Did You Know?
Israel Lafayette Jones purchased land on Porgy Key, at the southern end of Biscayne National Park, in 1898. He, his wife Mozelle and their sons Arthur and Lancelot carved out a life for themselves by farming pineapples and key limes, eventually owning most of the land surrounding Jones Lagoon. More...