Daggerwing Nature Center

Daggerwing Nature Center is set within the beautiful confines of Burt Aaronson South County Regional Park in western Boca Raton. Features include an exhibit hall with live animals and interactive state-of-the-art exhibits, classroom facilities, laboratory, lobby, reading area, 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, endangered wood storks, alligators, and a wide variety of bromeliads. Be sure not to miss their namesake, the Ruddy Daggerwing butterfly, as it flutters through the trees! Also, Nature Center staff offer a variety of educational, interactive programs to people of all ages.

Associated Agency: 
Palm Beach County Parks & Recreation Department
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Contact Info

Daggerwing Nature Center
11200 Park Access Road
Boca Raton, Florida 33498

Phone: 561-629-8760
Fax: 561-883-2269