The Gumbo Limbo Nature Center was founded in 1984 as a unique cooperative project by the city of Boca Raton., Florida Atlantic University, The Greater Boca Raton Beach and Park District and the Friends of Gumbo Limbo.
During 2018, more than 200,000 visitors visited the Nature Center and enjoyed a walk on their boardwalk, saw the thousands of tropical fish in their aquariums, attended one of their many events, visited the Butterfly Garden, or saw one the sea turtle patients in their rehabilitation center.
The Gumbo Limbo Center Nature Center focuses on environmental education, research and conservation and provides a protective barrier island to many plants, animals, and Marinelife, many are endangered.
The Nature Center’s and Aquarium’s Hours:
Monday through Saturday: 9 am to 4 pm
Sunday: 12 pm to 4 pm
The Nature Trails are open 7 days a week from 7 am to dusk.
The Gumbo Limbo Nature Center is located at 1801 N Ocean Boulevard in Boca Raton.