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L earn about Florida’s plants and animals by exploring collections, hiking and participating in socially distanced activities!

These unique events give participants:

This program is aimed at K-6 graders and all youth must be accompanied by a paid adult. Register early as there are limited spots available!

Masks are required and social distancing guidelines will be implemented at all times during the event.

Upcoming Events

Self-Guided Explorations

As we develop these guided tours, we are also offering videos and material so you can explore at your own pace on your own time. Want to take a self-guided exploration of the pollinators of Paynes Prairie?

Nature Kit

We have a kit available in the Collectors Gift Shop offering kid-sized tools and guides to Florida’s natural world. Kits include a one-day parking pass to many of our state parks.

Pollinator Exploration Kit