Have you ever wondered how a turtle eats, when he eats or what he eats? What about an eel or an octopus? You can find out for yourself at the Gumbo Limbo Nature Center in Boca Raton, Florida.
On various days throughout the week at 2:30pm you can experience a live, indoor aquarium feeding. Here you will get to witness eel feedings, learn why female seahorses get jealous and why fish travel in schools. This is another free program for people of all ages and takes place at 2:30pm throughout the week
If you are looking for a fun and educational place to take your family or some friends give the Gumbo Limbo Nature Center in Boca Raton a try! This nature center prides itself on being a coastal and marine sanctuary. They rehabilitate hundreds of endangered marine animals, specializing in sea turtles. From the great leatherback turtles to Florida’s favorite loggerheads, the Gumbo Limbo Center is a happy home for these special creatures.
Gumbo Limbo Nature Center offers a variety of programs for kids, adults, schools and families. In fact, there is an activity planned that is available to the public every day. Group tours and summer camps are also a big hit for the nature center. Some of the daily events include outdoor sea tank feedings, hammock trails and indoor aquarium feedings.
Gumbo Limbo’s Mission: To support coastal and marine education, conservation and research endeavors of the Gumbo Limbo Nature Center.
The Gumbo Limbo Nature Center is located at 1801 N. Ocean Blvd, Boca Raton, Florida 33432.