Daggerwing Nature Center is set within the beautiful confines of Burt Aaronson South County Regional Park in western Boca Raton. Features include a 3,000 sq. ft. exhibit hall with live animals and interactive state-of-the-art exhibits, classroom facilities, laboratory, art gallery, reading area, butterfly garden, and an elevated boardwalk which takes you on a relaxing journey through a swamp. The boardwalk has two trails, bench-style seating, as well as an observation tower available for you to view the abundant plant and animal life including: osprey, woodpeckers, butterflies, turtles, alligators, and a wide variety of bromeliads. Be sure not to miss our namesake, the Ruddy Daggerwing butterfly, as it flutters through the trees! Nature Center staff offer a variety of educational, interactive programs to people of all ages.
Archery – Target and 3D, Canoeing, Fishing: Freshwater, Geocaching, Guided Tours, Hiking, School Field Trips, Service Learning/Volunteer Opportunities, Wildlife Viewing
Hiking Trails, Indoor Classroom, Meeting/Retreat Center, Outdoor Classroom, Pavilions, Restrooms, Visitor Center
Daggerwing Nature Center11435 Park Access Rd.
Boca Raton, FL 33498
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