Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park
4150 S. Suncoast Blvd.
Homosassa, Florida 34446
Visitors can see West Indian manatees every day of the year from the park's underwater observatory in the main spring. The park showcases native Florida wildlife, including manatees, black bears, bobcats, white-tailed deer, American alligators, American crocodiles, and river otters. Manatee programs are offered three times daily. At the Wildlife Encounter programs, snakes and other native animals are featured. Recreational opportunities include picnicking, nature study, and bird-watching. The park features a children's education center, providing hands-on experiences about Florida's environment. Transportation from the visitor center on U.S. 19 to the West Entrance is available by tram or boat.
- Boat Tours
- Nature Trails
- Visitor Center
Hours of Operation Open every day of the year from 9:00 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. Last tickets are sold at 4:00 p.m.
Admission Fees - Adults (age 13 and over) $13.00 per person. Children (ages 6 through 12) $5.00 per person. Group Fees - Adult group rate is $9.10 per person. Children group rate is $3.50 per person.
Group rates are available for groups of 10 or more with advanced reservation. Two weeks notification is preferred. To make a reservation, call (352) 628-5343, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Room/Area Rentals - The Florida Room - $200.00/day Garden of Springs - $100.00/day Visitor Center/Event Field - $150.00 to $750.00/day