Visitors looking to explore Florida’s coastal landscape will be able to do just that at the Anne Kolb Nature Center. At the exhibit hall, there are video presentations, interactive and static displays, and a park map providing additional detail on the park’s 3-mile mangrove preserve. Several walking trails provide opportunities to see the area wildlife, and the five-level observation tower offers panoramic views of the West Lake mangrove estuary, the Intracoastal Waterway and the Atlantic Ocean.
Open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed Christmas Day.
For weekends and holidays only, there is an admission fee of $1.50 per person for visitors age 6 and older. There is a maximum charge of $8 per car or van (six to nine occupants). There is a $2 per person admission fee to the exhibit hall.