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Environmental Learning Center

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255 Live Oak Dr, Vero Beach, FL 32963-9676
+1 772-589-5050
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We took the pontoon boat trip to Pelican Island. A must for nature lovers!

Our two-hour boat ride was very scenic and informative. We left the ELC and went under the Wabasso... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great eduction during vacation

Visited during vacation on a hot and humid day, of course in Florida, but enjoyed the walk through... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2017
Baltimore, Maryland
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255 Live Oak Dr, Vero Beach, FL 32963-9676
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our two-hour boat ride was very scenic and informative. We left the ELC and went under the Wabasso Bridge through the Indian River Lagoon to Pelican Island.We saw many water birds along the way, and on the island we saw large groups of white pelicans...More

Thank rob77ohio
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Visited during vacation on a hot and humid day, of course in Florida, but enjoyed the walk through the mangroves and the view of the river. We did not get to enjoy a canoe tour, but maybe next time. Unfortunately the fish tank was down...More

1  Thank Waltswyf
Reviewed 2 July 2017

I used to have a cub scout pack and the ELC does a tip top job at entertaining a bunch of 6-10 year old boys! We did an overnight stay and had pizza and punch. They brought in some activities for the boys and taught...More

1  Thank hummerf1
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Very much enjoyed our time here, although we didn't have children with us to share the experience. Enjoyed our stroll along the boardwalks leading through the mangroves, although wish we could have been there during cooler temperatures.

2  Thank Whitemountaintimber
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

The Environmental Learning Center in Vero Beach is a great discovery for all ages. Located on the Indian River Lagoon, it offers a wonderful and diverse experience for all ages. You can enjoy nature walks, touch tank, a pontoon excursion to the Pelican Island area...More

2  Thank linda2sunshine
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This place was closed but two ladies let us browse and we did. One of these ladies took her own time from working to tour us to some rare butterflies. She was a walking professor to say the least. Then down at the water's edge...More

Thank Jimbo J
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Be sure to visit this gem to experience the natural treasures of the Treasure Coast. There is something for the entire family! Children love the Discovery Station and touch tank. The mangrove trail and native plant garden introduce you to the local habitat of flora...More

Thank beachgirl32963
Reviewed 17 May 2017

What a cool place! I went with some friends for one of their on-site events and the layout was amazing. You can really tell that the people that work here love to teach others about the local eco-systems and care about providing a well-kept campus....More

Thank Krissy C
Reviewed 15 May 2017

My children have attended summer camps at ELC and have enjoyed each year. They have also worked as volunteers and both experiences have been great. Lots of outdoor activities as well as indoor.More

Thank Thabosslady
Nance11, Public Relations Manager at Environmental Learning Center, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Thanks so much for your review! We delight in offering a fun, immersive, learning experience with our Lagoon Island Summer Camps each year for children Pre-K through 8th grade. Our volunteer program for teens and adults is a great way to get involved in environmental...More

Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

A wonderful place for families to visit to learn about the environment and ecology surrounding the Indian River Lagoon. The Indian River Lagoon on Florida's Treasure Coast is one of the most diverse estuaries in North America. At the Environmental Learning Center they teach you,...More

Thank Veroman65
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