Matanzas Pass Preserve

This peaceful retreat on Estero Bay is where you can watch osprey, stroll along the boardwalk, or relax and enjoy nature. Visit the Historic Cottage and Nature Center, which chronicles the history of Fort Myers Beach. Hours vary, call in advance.



Gift Shop, Parking

Disabled Traveler Information

ADA Compliant, Disability Accessible

Guest Information

Family Friendly

Hours of Operation

Dates closed: none, Hours: Cottage: Wed. and Sat. 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.; Preserve: dawn - dusk, Open Year-Round