• 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.

Support Your Park

Montage of images showing people supporting the park by volunteering, donating, and raising awareness.
There are many ways to support Biscayne National Park: donating money, volunteering time and participating in awareness-raising events.
Photos(clockwise from left): Gary Bremen, three photos by Thomas M. Strom, Neal Montanus
 

Whether you buy a book in our bookstore, become a member of the South Florida National Parks Trust, volunteer on a recurring basis, or simply minimize your own impact on the park's resources, there are many ways to support Biscayne National Park. Click the links above the photo montage to learn more.

Did You Know?

Pioneer home on Elliott Key

Elliott Key and other islands in Biscayne National Park were settled under the Homestead Act of 1862. This law gave free land to settlers willing to live on and farm a piece of land for five years. The main crops planted here were pineapples and key limes.