Eco-Watch Lecture Series

  For more information and to register: January 15 February 19 March 19 April 16  

Give Your Holiday Tree a "Second Chance"

Give your tree a second chance with the City of Boca Raton Holiday Tree Recycling program.

Boardwalk and Tower Renovations

Update:  The south portion of the boardwalk will be closed from 12/10/18 - 2/1/19.  Users will not be able to walk from the Nature Center to Red Reef West; please use the sidewalk along A1A.  Thank you. Phase 2 of the boardwalk and tower renovation has begun.  At times, sections of the boardwalk

Winter Break Animal Adventures Day Camp

Animal Adventures Day Camp   Join us during school breaks to explore topics in science and nature. Register for one, two, or all three days! Winter Break for Grades 3-5 Wed, Thurs, Fri; Jan 2, 3, 4 Register for: Jan 2, Jan 3, Jan 4 Day 1 - Shark Science: Find out about the

Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Facility Internship

Gumbo Limbo Nature Center, Inc. Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Facility Internship The Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Facility is accepting applications for our college internship program.  This position will begin January 2019, and is open to current students and recent graduates (within 1 year of

Tracking Turtles

Kraken still has a working transmitter!   Loggerhead Kraken was released with a satellite transmitter on January 23, 2018. Click here to track Kraken! #TrackinKraken   Thanks to Ben Hick for the fabulous photos.

Water-Related Programs Resume

We have resumed our water based nature programs - Intracoastal Adventures, Beach Treasures, and Seining the Lagoon.   We will continue to monitor red tide in Florida, and our programs will continue as long as red tide in not present in our area.

Water-Related Programs Cancelled

Due to the possible respiratory effects associated with red tide in the area, all of our water-based activities will be cancelled until further notice.  These programs include: Intracoastal Adventures - Canoe, Kayak, and SUP Seining the Lagoon Beach Treasures

Visionary environmentalist might be called a force of nature

In the next several weeks, Gordon J. Gilbert, the visionary behind the Gumbo Limbo Nature Center, will judge a professional barbecue contest, attend his umpteenth meeting of Boca Raton’s Parks and Recreation Advisory Board and be a guest of honor at the 50th reunion of Boca Raton High School’s Class

Pardon Our Dust!

Our front porch will be under-going some much-needed TLC starting Monday, August 27.   During this time, please enter the Nature Center through the back door.  The front porch construction is expected to last a few days.  Thank you for your patience!