America's Everglades - The largest subtropical wilderness in the United States

Everglades National Park protects an unparalleled landscape that provides important habitat for numerous rare and endangered species like the manatee,  American crocodile, and the elusive Florida panther.

An international treasure as well -  a World Heritage Site, International Biosphere Reserve, a Wetland of International Importance, and a specially protected area under the Cartagena Treaty. Read More

A vibrant orange and blue sunset behind a cypress "Z" tree.
Visiting in the Dry Season

Planning a trip to the park Dec - April? The dry season is the most popular time to visit!

A road with tall trees on either side under a starry night sky. A bright glow is in the distance.
Everglades Dark Sky Celebration

One-month long celebration of the night sky, astronomy, science, and celestial bodies in April in Everglades National Park.

A tour boat on the water under a bright blue sky.
Guided Tours

Rangers are not the only naturalists that lead groups in the park. Check out the tour options offered by park partners and concessions.

A Park Ranger rides a bike in front of a group of other cyclists on a road surrounded by vegetation.
Ranger-Led Programs

Our scheduled activities include a variety of ranger-led programs, from easy walks and evening talks, to hikes and paddling tours.

Rules and Alerts
Boating in the Park

Everglades has developed a free boater education course to orient and educate boaters to the unique features of the park's marine waters.

A flamboyance of flamingos stand in shallow water under a blue sky and mangroves in the background.
Bird Watching

Learn about where to see birds in the park, why Everglades restoration is important for the park's birds, and more.

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

40001 State Road 9336
Homestead, FL 33034-6733


305 242-7700

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