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
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!
Science • Technology • Engineering • Art • Math Jump back into the swing of school! Challenge your youngsters to engage in a city-wide scavenger hunt! Explore some of the amazing educational exhibits & programs offered across Boca Raton during the month of September. Collect
Congratulations to our Luna Story Summer Contest Winners! Kemp’s ridley age group: Gabriella Duman Loggerhead age group: Mia Levine Leatherback age group: Suzy
Gumbo Limbo Nature Center celebrates the life of former manager, Steve Bass. Steve shared his love of nature with the staff, volunteers, and visitors for 13 years reaching thousands of people of all ages. He was an engaging educator and loved telling stories to captivate his audience whether
Stop by Gumbo Limbo for a visit...and lunch!
Gumbo Limbo Nature Center will be closed July 4. Regular hours resume July 5. Have a happy and safe holiday!
Check the availability of Turtle Walk and Hatchling reservations.
Loggerhead Dune was released with a satellite transmitter on May 23, 2018. Click here to track Dune 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.
Learn how many sea turtles nests have been laid on Boca Raton beaches this season.