Visit the Marine Discovery Center

Indoor Exploration

Learn about the plants and animals of the amazing Indian River Lagoon ecosystem through a variety of educational and interactive exhibits, including a number of aquariums and live specimens. Be sure to stop in our gift shop while you’re here and take home a memory of your visit.

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Outdoor Exploration

We invite you to explore our property and discover all that it has to offer including a butterfly garden, nature playground, observation mound, restored salt marsh, nature trail, and more.  Exciting features are being added to our site in the coming months including a larger trail system, interpretive signage, and a brand new amphitheater!

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Eco Tours

Discover Amazing as you experience the Indian River Lagoon with MDC by land or water…each outing is a new adventure as the estuary reveals its seasonal treasures.

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520 Barracuda Blvd., New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169

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