×
×
homepage logo
STORE

Randell Research Center

By Staff | Aug 20, 2020

PHOTO COURTESY OF THE LEE COUNTY VISITOR & CONVENTION BUREAU

Located in Pineland on Pine Island the Randell Research Center site was a Calusa Indian village for more than 1500 years. Enormous shell mounds still overlook the waters of Pine Island Sound.

The Randell Research Center is a permanent facility dedicated to learning and teaching the archaeology, history, and ecology of Southwest Florida. The remnants of 15 centuries on Calusa Indian history can be found at the research center.

The center is open from sunrise to sunset.

Guided tours are offered to the public (January – April) on Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Donations are requested: $7 for adults $5 for seniors and $4 for children.

Located at 13810 Waterfront Drive, Pineland.

239-283-2157 (trail and gift shop).

Website: www.flmnh.ufl.edu.RRC