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Visit

The exhibits at the River Center each represent a different habitat located along Florida’s first National Wild and Scenic River.  With over 6,000 gallons for fresh and saltwater aquariums, visitors can expect to see some interesting creatures that call the Loxahatchee River home.   Be sure to stop by the touch tank to meet some critters up close!  There are several interactive exhibits to engage everyone.

Visitors can expect to spend 30 minutes to 1 hour viewing and interacting with exhibits, touching animals and visiting our nature center gift shop.  The River Center also offers a host of family, adult and school programs as well.

Hours of Operation

Regular Hours
(September 1st – May 31st)

Tuesday – Wednesday: 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Thursday – Saturday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Summer Hours
(June 1st – August 31st)

Tuesday – Saturday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Location

The River Center is located in Burt Reynolds Park on US 1, just north of Indiantown Road.

805 US 1, Jupiter, FL 33477
Phone: (561) 743-7123
Email: rivercenter@lrecd.org

Directions

From I-95 (Exit 87A Jupiter East) or Florida’s Turnpike (Exit 116) travel east on Indiantown Road until you reach U.S. Highway 1 (over the draw bridge).  Turn Left (NORTH) onto U.S. Highway 1.

Travel north through one spotlight, turn right (EAST) at the flashing yellow light into Burt Reynolds Park.  The River Center is the light blue building with a metal roof located next to the fire station.