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


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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.

Maintenance: Volunteer Position Descriptions

Specialized Skills: The park is always in need of volunteers with specialized experience to work on a various back log of maintenance projects in the park. These skills could include: plumbing, painting, carpentry, boat repairs, landscaping, electrical work, and more. This would be a flexible position. Apply

Grounds Keeper: Hundreds of people visit the park’s museum, picnic grounds, boardwalks, and fishing areas each day. Help the park by volunteering with the daily maintenance and clean-up of these facilities. Apply

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Did You Know?

The Jones family on the porch of their Porgy Key home.

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...