• Dry Tortugas

    Dry Tortugas

    National Park Florida

Things To Do

So much to do at Dry Tortugas National Park!

Explore historic Fort Jefferson, snorkel the incredible marine resources, enjoy world class birdwatching, or
just sit and enjoy the one of a kind ocean views.

 
Beaches and Snorkeling at Dry Tortugas national Park
Visitors enjoy the beach and snorkeling off Garden Key at Dry Tortugas National Park
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Visitors from around the globe journey to the Dry Tortugas. A variety of remarkable experiences await those who arrive. Whether you find yourself camping, snorkeling, birdwatching, fishing, or just enjoying a view from the top of massive Fort Jefferson-- you quickly realize how magical this place can be...

 
Sunset Over Fort Jefferson
Incredible sunsets can be seen from the terreplain of Fort Jefferson
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Did You Know?

Fort Jefferson

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.