Learn About the Park


Looking for more information? Explore the other pages in this section to learn more.

  • News
    Browse press releases, subscribe to updates, and dig into archived news. For members of the media there is a press package with extensive background information and key facts about the park.

  • Photos and more
    Experience the park from afar! Check out our webcams, virtual tours, photo galleries, videos, and more. All photos are in the public domain, thus available for use without copyright.

  • History & Culture
    Discover the recent and ancient history of the Everglades.

  • Nature
    Learn about the park's wildlife and natural environment.

  • Science & Research
    One of the major reasons this park exists is to facilitate research, so that we can learn more about the natural world. Whatever your favorite -ology, find out what scientists learn every day through research and observation. Prospective researchers will also find information on how to apply for a permit to conduct research here.

  • Education

    Whether you are near or far away, you can connect with a ranger through a distance learning program or take our lesson materials and use the Everglades as your classroom. You can also browse for professional development opportunities.
  • Management
    Have you ever wondered how the National Park Services manages a park, day-to-day? Learn how your tax dollars are spent, browse statistics like park visitation, get links to detailed policies and regulations, and more. This section includes information on park management and how to acquire special-use permits.

  • Kids & Youth
    Find out how to become a virtual junior ranger, look for youth camp opportunities, or find suggestions for family activities in the park.

Last updated: April 30, 2022

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40001 State Road 9336
Homestead, FL 33034-6733


305 242-7700

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