• 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.

  • ChemTreat Conducting Maintenance of Exotic Plants

    Southeastern ChemTreat will be conducting maintenance of exotic plants on Shipyard & other islands within Canvaveral Nat'l Seashore for approximately 1 month. More »

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

Educational Fee Waiver Information and Requirements




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Did You Know?

Tears remove salt from turtle's body while laying eggs

That the tears you see when a sea turtle is laying her eggs are actually the turtle's way of ridding her body of salt?