The public is welcome back to Manatee Lagoon's grounds as of September 1, 2021. On weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., you're invited to come enjoy the observation deck and outdoor amenities. Weekends, we will remain closed. Please note that the indoor facility and second-floor observation deck remain closed until further notice.

To watch our livestreaming Manatee Cam to see what's swimming in the outflow, click here. To explore our free virtual learning resources, click here. Stay tuned for reopening updates and more here at www.VisitManateeLagoon.com.

Hours and days of operation
Monday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Tuesday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Thursday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

We will be closed on:
New Year’s Day
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Christmas Day

We will close at 2 p.m. on:
Christmas Eve
New Year's Eve

*We will be open on the following holidays:
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Presidents Day
Veterans Day

Columbus Day