• Beach walkway to white sandy beach and bluegreen waters

    Gulf Islands

    National Seashore FL,MS

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Contact Us

By Mail

Florida District

Park Headquarters

Gulf Islands National Seashore

1801 Gulf Breeze Parkway

Gulf Breeze, FL 32563

Mississippi District

Gulf Islands National Seashore
3500 Park Road
Ocean Springs, MS 39564

By Phone

Visitor Information - Florida

(850) 934-2600

Visitor Information - Mississippi

(228) 875-9057, extension 100

By Fax

Florida - (850) 932-9654

Mississippi - (228) 875-2358

By email

Did You Know?

Live oak trees are strong and durable.

In 1828, John Q. Adams designated the Naval Live Oaks Area of Gulf Islands National Seashore as the first United States tree farm. Live oak trees are known for their incredible density and resistance to disease. They provided durable wood for the construction of early naval vessels.