Sandoway Discovery Center, 142 S. Ocean Blvd., is packed with hands-on exhibits about south Florida's marine environments. Included are tanks with live sharks and fish, an alligator, a screech owl, a shell collection, indigenous plants, and turtle and tortoise habitats. A touch tank houses invertebrates. An observation deck overlooks the Atlantic Ocean. Programs include guided beach walks, and shark and alligator feedings.
Guided tours are available by reservation.
Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 45 minutes minimum.
Tues.-Sat. 10-4, Sun. noon-4. Shark feeding Tues.-Sat. at 10:30, Sun. at 1:30. Stingray feeding Tues.-Sun. at 2:45. Alligator feeding Wed. and Sat. at 1. Other program schedules vary. Closed major holidays.