Welcome to Conservancy of Southwest Florida Nature Center!


The 21-acre nature experience is a celebration of all our natural treasures in the region – our water, land, wildlife and future. The Conservancy Nature Center is also listed as Site #69 on the Great Florida Birding Trail. Here you will learn about the importance of our resources, understand the role the Conservancy of Southwest Florida plays in protecting those treasures and get inspired to take action. 

Click here to learn about some of the new programs offered at the Nature Center - programs like the Nature Photo Workshops, Cinema Sundays and the Evenings at the Conservancy Lecture Series.

Russell's Clambakes is now serving a variety of hot and cold food - including some daily specials - on the deck every day from 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM.

We're located at 1495 Smith Preserve Way, off Goodlette Frank Road near 14th Avenue North. We're in the same location; but we have a new address and a new entrance! Get detailed directions here.

Hours: Monday – Sunday

9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Member Early Bird admission starts at 9 AM


Members FREE - Click here to join

$12.95 Adults

$8.95 - Children 3 to 12
Free for children under three.

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Click here for daily programs and to see our new buildings and experiences.

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