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Green Cay Nature Center

Green Cay Nature Center is the county's newest nature center that overlooks 100 acres of constructed wetland and provides educational opportunities about this unique habitat. The wetland features 1.5 miles of elevated boardwalk featuring interpretive signs about the habitat. The Nature Center includes a lecture hall, gift shop, and live animals in an extensive exhibit room that highlights wetland attributes. Come for a visit and find that there's something for everyone at this fantastic new facility!

Labor Day through Memorial Day
The nature center is closed during observed holidays.

Special Facility Hours
Green Cay Nature Center will be OPEN on Tuesday April 8 from 9 am – 3 pm and will be CLOSED on Friday April 11. The boardwalk and restrooms will remain open


Wednesday-Saturday: 9 am - 3 pm
Sunday, Monday and Tuesday: CLOSED

Tuesday-Saturday: 9 am - 3 pm (by reservation only)
Daily: 7 am - sunset


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Contact Information


Green Cay Nature Center Logo
12800 Hagen Ranch Road
Boynton Beach, FL 33437
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(561) 966-7000
Fax (561) 496-4369
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  • Rebecca Weeks
  • Carlos Padilla
    Maintenance Worker
  • Bobby Seals
  • Paul Schreiber
    Assistant Naturalist

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