Our mistake. We pulled up and waited out the rain storm. When we went in we 15 minutes till closing. The gentlemen at the front said we couldn't come in. Told us to come another day. Unfortunately we live 1,500 miles away and this will...More
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About Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve
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We were pleasantly supprised with our tour through the reserve both inside and out. Interesting exhibits and a nice educational walk outside.
This facility is a great place for people who have environmental interests. The Estuary is one of the largest in the US of not the world. It is at the beginning of Florida's 10,000 islands. Not an official count, but probably close; Inside you can...More
From our 8 yearold grandchild to the teenagers we all had a fun learning experience There are options on what you want to do and how much time you want to spend. We choose to spend our time in the learning center. Lots of hands...More
Popped in for a quick visit with friends on the way to Marco Island. The entrance fee is modest at Dlrs5.00 for adults and discounted pricing for children, so a reasonable cost for families. The facility provides some great information about the plant life, birds...More
Wonderful reserve committed to preserving our natural habitats. Great exploration tank for children, nature walks and special programs throughout the year.
The building has a museum, excellent for children and adults, an outdoor path to view Florida plants and trees, a canoe/kayak launch, and many educational opportunities such as classes and lectures
A guided walking trail, picnic area, indoor exhibits, a short film about the area, a touch tank, and volunteers eager to impart information.
First time I've been here. My Daughter and her boyfriend are in town so we all went. Inside museum was a wonderful experience. Great place to bring young children. Very educational. Nice walking trails. A definite place to stop at while in SWF Naples area
We loved taking our grandchildren and family to Rookery Bay. The staff immediately greeted us and were friendly upon our arrival with very knowledge facts about the region and research center. Great walking trails and exhibits. Consider a visit and donation.