Eco Discovery Center
Due to the remoteness of this park the National Park Service has partnered with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) at a visitor center in Key West.
Admission to the Visitor center is always FREE and open to the public Tuesday through Saturday 9am - 4pm.
The Ecodiscovery center is in the heart of Key West and easily accessible by bicycle or walking from downtown. If you drive parking is available as well.
Click on the link below and you can read about the center on the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary Website. The center is truly one of the most interesting places and one of the few FREE attactions to visit while in Key West!
Did You Know?
Despite over 30 years of construction, massive Fort Jefferson was never truly completed on the islands of the Dry Tortugas. Advances in weapon technology would come to render the fort obsolete by 1862.