Big Cypress National Preserve in Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States - get details, & find more attractions to visit nearby

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Big Cypress National Preserve

33100 Tamiami Trail E, Ochopee, FL 34141, USA

Lake/ River/ Ponds
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Forests
National Parks

About Big Cypress National Preserve

Big Cypress National Preserve is a United States National Preserve located in South Florida. borders the wet freshwater marl prairies of Everglades National Park to the south, and other state and federally protected cypress country in the west. became the first national preserves in the United States National Park System when it was established.



Attractions near Big Cypress National Preserve

Flamingo Gardens76.18km from Big Cypress National Preserve

60-acre (24 ha) wildlife sanctuary, aviary, zoo, and botanical garden. The grounds contain more than 3,000 species of tropical and subtropical plants including 200-year-old oaks, and 300 plus species of palms. The 25,000 square feet (2,300 m2) Everglades aviary houses one of the largest collection of wading birds in the United States.

Fruit & Spice Park81.67km from Big Cypress National Preserve

The Fruit and Spice Park is a 37-acre park located in the heart of Redland, Florida and is the only botanical garden of its kind in the United States. The garden features more than 500 different types of international exotic fruits, vegetables, herbs, and spices. Visitors are allowed to sample fallen fruits and can enjoy this place very much.

Gold Coast Railroad Museum82.85km from Big Cypress National Preserve

This is a railroad museum which was located in Miami Dade County which is adjacent to Zoo Miami. It was founded in 1956. The museum was built on the former Naval Air Station Richmond. It is one of three Official State Railroad Museums in Florida. The Museum's train rides allow guests to board vintage trains and get a taste of the past.

Zoo Miami83.42km from Big Cypress National Preserve

This is a zoological park and garden near Miami and is the largest zoo in Florida. Originally established in 1948 at Crandon Park . This is the only tropical zoo in the continental United States.

Monkey Jungle83.85km from Big Cypress National Preserve

Monkey Jungle is a 30-acre wildlife park established in 1933 for the exhibition and study of endangered monkeys in semi-natural habitats. It is now a popular tourist attraction in this county. The park has about 500 primates of 18 different species running loose.

Casino Miami86.11km from Big Cypress National Preserve

This is a 6,500-capacity indoor arena and casino located at Miami which was primarily used for gambling, jai alai, and concerts. daily a lot of people visit this place.

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This is the southeastern part of the U.S. state of Florida. It is the most populous county in Florida and the seventh-most populous county in the United States. It is also Florida's third-largest county in terms of land area,