• Visitors enjoying a stroll along Canaveral National Seashore's pristine beach


    National Seashore Florida

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    Boardwalk #3 at Playalinda is closed for repair/replacement. This closure will be remain in effect for up to 8 weeks.

For Teachers

Experiencing Nature Up Close

Experience Nature Up Close


Congratulations on selecting Canaveral National Seashore as one of your education destinations for the school year.

With your assistance, your students will have an enjoyable opportunity to enhance their classroom activities with a memorable park experience.

Your participation and the preparation of your class are essential to the student's safety, learning experience and the success of our Environmental and Cultural Education Program.

We encourage you to review this portion of our website for useful information and tips that will aide you in planning your class field trip.

Have a safe and educational National Park experience. We look forward to your visit.

NPS Website for Teachers

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Did You Know?

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Canaveral National Seashore is located along the “frost line of central Florida” creating a unique assemblage of temperate and subtropical plants. A plant survey in 1975 showed Turtle Mound, one of our archaeological sites, to be the northernmost location for eight species of subtropical plants. More...