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Free entry to Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center

florida-keys-national-marine-sanctuaryEntry is always free to the  The Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center in Key West, which that showcases the local ecosystems with interactive displays and exhibits.

Among the exhibits is a mock version of the Aquarius ocean laboratory.

The Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center  is  open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Tuesdays through Saturdays, 305-809-4750.

The venue offers  Discovery Saturday programs the third Saturdays of the month,  featuring  free activities for kids.

The Center is run and sponsored by Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary, NOAA, the South Florida Water Management District, Everglades and Dry Tortugas National Parks, the National Wildlife Refuges of the Florida Keys and Eastern National.

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