BOARDWALK CLOSURE AT PLAYALINDA
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 »
Commercial Harvesting Permit Renewals
Commercial Harvesting Permits will no longer be issued to new applicants. Only those who had a valid commercial harvesting permit in 2014 are eligible to renew for the 2015 permit year, which runs from October 1, 2014 through September 30, 2015
Operating Hours & Seasons
Most visitor facilities within the seashore are open and accessible every day of the year. Some seasonal and emergency closures may occur.
Open daily from 6:00 am to 6:00 pm [Gate is locked at 6:00 pm]
The Eldora Statehouse, a short drive from the Apollo Beach entrance station, is currently open to the public Friday, Saturday & Sunday, from 12:00pm to 4:00pm. The phone number is (386) 428-3384.
Seminole Rest Main House and Eastern National Gift Shop and Book Store, located at 210 River Road, Oak Hill, Florida, is typically open Wednesday through Sunday, from 12:00pm to 4:00pm. The phone number is (386) 345-1997. We recommend you call ahead to verify the operating hours on the day you will be visiting.
Canaveral National Seashore's Park headquarters is located at 212 South Washington Avenue, Titusville, Florida. Office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 4:30pm. Headquarters is closed on all Federal Holidays. The phone number is (321) 267-1110.
Rainy Season (May through October)
Hurricane Season (June 1st through November 30th)
Did You Know?
Almost 150 archaeological sites have been recorded at Canaveral National Seashore. Some of these sites date as far back as 3,000 years BC. Most of these consist of oyster or clam shells, a testament to the bounty of Mosquito Lagoon for Florida’s people, past and present.