The Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center, located in Key West, Florida.
The Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center is part of the Dr. Nancy Foster Florida Keys Environmental Complex, located in Key West, Florida.

The Center has over 6,000 square feet of interactive exhibits that highlight the unique and complex ecosystem that is the Florida Keys.

Admission and parking are free!

The Terrestrial exhibits highlight the above-water eco-systems, including hardwood hammocks, mangroves, and beaches.

Terrestrial Display area showing some of the plants and animals of the Florida keys

The Marine exhibits provide a glimpse of the underseas environment that the Keys are famous for.

Marine Display area showing some of the underwater ecology

A mock-up of the Aquarius - the only undersea laboratory dedicated to marine science:

Aquarius display

The high-definition Theater features a 17 minute video on the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary by world-renowned filmmaker Bob Talbot.

Theater Entrance

The Museum Store has a selection of books, games, DVDs and other unique items.

Museum store

Mote Marine's "The Living Reef" Exhibit contains live stony and soft corals.

The Living Reef - an exhibit by Mote Marine Laboratory

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