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Rescheduled: International Coastal Clean-up

Gumbo Limbo's International Coastal Clean-up has been rescheduled for October 28.  Please note the we will meet at Gumbo Limbo, and clean the beaches in Red Reef and South Beach Parks.  Pease register for this date (if you registered for the September date we need a new registration for this date). 

Halloween in the Garden

Click here to learn all about Halloween in the Garden and to make reservations today!

All About STEAMing through September!

How It Works Explore some of the City of Boca Raton’s amazing exhibits, programs and places, learn something cool, and win prizes in the process! Get your “STEAM through September” passport at any of the participating locations Complete one challenge in each of the (S)cience,

Tracking Turtles

Track Blitzen and Peanut   Some of our sea turtles listed  have been fitted with satellite tags and released!  These turtles were patients in Gumbo Limbo's Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Facility, or they were educational turtles that were released.    Click here to learn more about Gumbo Limbo's

Opening Monday Sept. 18

Gumbo Limbo Nature Center will resume regular hours on Sept 18. Our hatchling drop off box is available on the front porch of the nature center.  Please do not place water or other items in the cooler with the hatchlings.  Please call 1-888-404-FWCC to report sea turtle emergencies.  Thank you.

Watch your flippers... we are remodeling

Watch your flippers! We will be updating and improving our exhibits in the nature center over the next few days and the main building might be closed periodically throughout the day.  Our incredible Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Facility, aquariums, nature trails, and boardwalk will remain open and

New Extended Trail Hours

Our nature trails are now open 7:00 AM - Dusk.  

S.T.E.A.M. through September!

Stay tuned for more information about this new multi-facility program coming in September! Click here to learn about the Children's Science Explorium STEAM through September activities.  

Sharing the Beach with Sea Turtles

It is that time of year!  The sea turtles are returning to our area to lay their eggs.  Here is a list of things you can do to help sea turtles thrive.  Most of these guidelines are common sense and you probably know them already!   If you are on the beach at night: Don’t use a

Summer Camps at Gumbo Limbo

Gumbo Limbo Nature Center is pleased to offer two different summer camps.  Both camps offer half day, week-long camps that vary each week by age group.  Please note that the registration for each of these camps is handled differently.  Please read the information below and follow the links to learn