Fire Island: Your Dynamic Outdoor Classroom

Fire Island National Seashore provides activities and resources to enhance your educational program with place-based learning. You can explore natural barrier island dynamics, climate change, history, and more. 

Check out our Educator's Resource Guide to learn more about how you can use Fire Island for teaching and learning.

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Find out how you can enhance your education experience.

Educator's Resource Guide

See our Educator's Resource Guide to learn more about how you can use Fire Island's natural and cultural features for teaching and learning.

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Fresnel Lens Building and Lighthouse Keepers Quarters flank the black and white Fire Island Lighthouse tower.

Tour the Fire Island Lighthouse

Climb to the top of the tower for a spectacular view of Fire Island. Marvel at the original first order Fresnel lens now on display below.

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Ranger points to tree during Educators Workshop

Plan Your Field Trip to Fire Island!

Outstanding resources to teach science, math and history in an inspirational setting at an affordable cost. Find out about free Educators' Workshops.

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