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255 Live Oak Drive - Vero Beach, FL 32963

Welcome to the 

Environmental Learning Center 

a bio-diverse, 64 acre lagoon-island nature center located in the heart of the Indian River Lagoon in Vero Beach, Florida. 

Aquariums - Touch Tank - Active Bee Hive Exhibit - Pontoon Boat Eco-Tours - Paddle Excursions - Walking & Fitness Trails - Adult & Youth Education Programs - Summer Camps - Field Trips - Art Galleries - Wellness Programs - Nature Nook Gift Shop - Venue Rentals 

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday | 8 am - 5 pm
Saturday | 8 am - 4 pm

Closed Sunday (through October)


Free for ELC Members

Free for Children under age 2

$10 for adults 12 and up

$5 for children 2-11

$5 for Military

Please note: We are a pet and smoke free campus. We also ask that you not bring single use plastics, glitter, balloons or Styrofoam on campus.

Thank you. 

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Immerse your next event
in natural beauty at the ELC!

Program Schedule

Click links below to register 

ELC News & Happenings

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