Parade Float Photo
Interpretive Park Ranger Michell and volunteer Terry smile for the camera.


We have volunteers who come out and staff our visitor center, perform beach clean-ups, assist with educational programs, run educational programs, create art & assist managing events. The park and the service as a whole could not fulfill the National Park mission without our volunteers! Thank you to all volunteers out there. Here is an article written by VIP, Terry Bledsoe, about her experience at Canaveral National Seashore.

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Volunteer lead canoe tour
Canoe tour stops off at Eldora House.



Opportunities at Canaveral National Seashore encompass the diverse natural and cultural resources of the park. History buffs, amateur naturalists, artists, students, and more have a place to share their skills at Canaveral National Seashore. Groups and individuals are welcome! Learn new skills and apply what you already know. Play a vital role in many aspects of park operations by:

  • Providing information to visitors
  • Staffing the Visitor Center at Apollo Beach
  • Conducting educational programs
  • Assisting Resource Management projects
  • Leading hikes and presenting interpretive programs
  • During the 2020 year: individual beach cleanups & trail cleanups are the primary volunteer opportunities. Contributing digital content such as photos of the park and wildlif ein the park is another creative opportunity.

Visitor Center Opportunities

Join the Canaveral National Seashore visitor center volunteer staff and be the catalyst for great visitor experiences! Volunteers at the visitor center welcome thousands of park visitors every year and provide invaluable information regarding the park’s historical, natural and recreational resources.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Maintain visitor center operations
  • Direct visitor center calls and provide information to the public
  • Operate the cash register
  • Assist with special events and programming

Interested in volunteering and want to find out more?
Volunteer Coordinator: (386) 428-3384 ext. 0 or email.

Apollo Visitor Center

Apollo Visitor Center Address/Contact Information: The Apollo Visitor Center is located at 7611 S. Atlantic Ave., New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169.

Eldora House

Eldora House Address/Contact Information: 7611 S. Atlantic Ave., New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169.

Seminole Rest Historic Home

Seminole Rest Address/Contact Information: Seminole Rest is located at 207 River Rd., Oak Hill, FL 32759.

Playalinda Beach

There is no physical address. The entrance is located on East SR 402. Titusville is the closest town.

Last updated: December 9, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Canaveral National Seashore Headquarters,
212 S Washington Ave

Titusville , FL 32796


321 267-1110

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