Martin County Florida
Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center
890 NE Ocean Blvd.
Stuart, FL 34996
(772) 225-0505

Florida Oceangraphic Coastal Center Stingray petting tank

The Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center is located on Hutchinson Island. Situated between the Atlantic Ocean and the Indian River Lagoon, the 57-acre parcel houses the Society’s headquarters, nature trails, 750,000-gallon Game Fish Lagoon, Sea Turtle Pavilion, Children’s Activity Pavilion, Sea Star Touch Tank Pavilion, Rays on the Reef Ray Pavilion, and the Frances Langford Visitors Center. With its coastal hardwood hammocks and mangrove swamp communities, the site provides excellent opportunities for education and research aimed at increasing visitors’ knowledge of these unique environments.

Open daily: Mon-Sat 10 AM to 5 PM; Sun noon to 4 PM
Admission $12.00 Adults, $6.00 Children (3-12 years)