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The Visitor Center is the perfect place to start.

At the Visitor Center, located in the Cypress Swamp next to the 0.4 mile boardwalk, you’ll receive an informative, all-ages introduction to The Refuge. Learn about the wildlife and natural habitats. See what the interior of the Refuge looks like on a virtual airboat ride. Visit other informative and interactive exhibits and displays including the history of the Refuge, a tree island and gator hole diorama, and night sounds of the Everglades.

Visitor Center open 7 days a week, 9 am - 4 pm. For information, call 561-734-8303. Main Entrance: Lee Road, Boynton Beach, FL, 33473 (2 miles south of Boynton Beach Blvd on Route 441. Look for the turn at Bedner's Farm.)


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