Visit our Coastal Center

Please Note: The Coastal Center will be CLOSED on
Sunday, April 20 in observance of Easter.
 
The Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center is located on Hutchinson Island. Situated between the Atlantic Ocean and the Indian River Lagoon, the 57-acre parcel houses the Society's headquarters, nature trails, 750,000-gallon Game Fish Lagoon, Sea Turtle Pavilion, Children's Activity Pavilion, Sea Star Touch Tank Pavilion, Rays on the Reef Ray Pavilion, and the Frances Langford Visitors Center. With its coastal hardwood hammocks and mangrove swamp communities, the site provides excellent opportunities for education and research aimed at increasing visitors' knowledge of these unique environments.
Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center
890 NE Ocean Blvd
Stuart
FL
34996-1627
US
(772) 225-0505
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Spotlights

Admission Prices

Adults $12
Children (3-12) $6
Children under 3 - FREE
Members FREE

Hours of Operation

Monday - Saturday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
 
Sunday
12 - 4 p.m.
 
Holiday Closures
Easter, Thanksgiving,
Christmas & New Years

Program Times

Stingray Feeding Program
Monday-Saturday
10:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
Sunday - 1 p.m.
 
Sea Turtle Program 
Monday-Saturday
11 a.m. & 2 p.m.
Sunday - 1:30 p.m.
 
Game Fish Feeding Program
Monday-Saturday
11:30 a.m. & 2:30 p.m.
Sunday - 2 p.m.
 
Guided Nature Trail Walk**
Monday-Saturday
10:15 & 11:45 a.m. & 2:45 p.m.
Sunday - 2:15 p.m.