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September 19, 2016
2016 Loggerhead Key Artists in Residence Announced
KEY WEST, FLORIDA: Dry Tortugas National Park and the National Parks Arts Foundation (NPAF) are pleased to announce this year’s resident artists in their ongoing partnership to establish a joint Artist in Residence (AIR) Program.

August 29, 2016
Everglades Camping and Dry Tortugas National Park Reopen after Invest 99L
Homestead, FL: Dry Tortugas National Park will reopen on Tuesday, August 30 at 8 a.m. The ferry and seaplane concessions will resume day trips to the park, weather permitting.

August 27, 2016
Dry Tortugas Closing Everglades Stays Open for Invest 99L
Homestead, FL: Everglades and Dry Tortugas National Parks began implementing their hurricane plan on Thursday, August 25, in response to the forecasts for tropical weather system Invest 99L. Dry Tortugas National Park will close to recreational activities at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 27 and remain closed until the storm passes and staff are able to assess storm damage and safely open the park. Once the park re-opens, the ferry and seaplane concessions will resume day trips to the park, weather permitting.

January 07, 2016
Celebrate the National Park Service Centennial Enjoy Free Admission on 16 Days in 2016
In honor of the National Park Service’s 100th anniversary on August 25, 2016, the National Park Service is inviting everyone to join its year-long centennial celebration, by offering free entrance on 16 days in 2016.

December 28, 2015
Celebrate Your National Park Service Centennial Year at Everglades and Dry Tortugas National Parks
The National Park Service is celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2016 and Everglades National Park is inviting everyone to a kick-off event being held at Shark Valley on Saturday, January 9, 2016.

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40001 SR-9336
Homestead, FL 33034

Phone:

(305) 242-7700
This is the phone number for the Dry Tortugas.

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