In our language, Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki means “a place to learn.” We invite you to come to the Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation and learn about our exciting history and culture. The Museum’s exhibits and artifacts show how our Seminole ancestors lived in the Florida swamps and Everglades. The Museum film “We Seminoles” tells our story in our own words, including our dramatic struggle to remain in Florida. Nature trails will take you throughout the beautiful 60-acre cypress dome to a living village.
Billie Swamp Safari
We invite you to explore 2,200 acres of untamed Florida Everglades at the Billie Swamp Safari on the Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation. Enjoy and experience the wonders of nature on your next family vacation. Glide effortlessly along the airboat rides through cypress domes and see alligators, turtles, fish, birds, raccoons and other animals in their natural environment. Splash through the swamp and view native and exotic wildlife like bison, water buffalo, wild pigs and ostriches up close while riding through the wetlands on a Swamp Buggy Eco tour. In addition, the park offers a Swamp Venomous Snake Show and aCritter Show daily. The park also offers dorm chickees that sleep eight to twelve and waterfront chickees for two. In addition, the park offers night excursions that include swamp buggy rides and Native storytelling with advanced reservations.
www.SwampSafari.com | 863-983-6101
Big Cypress RV Resort and Campground
Nestled in the tranquil and scenic Florida Everglades, the Big Cypress RV Resort is located on the Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation. Owned and operated by the Seminole Tribe of Florida, the full-service resort offers visitors both grassy and paved RV sites with full hookups, tents and air-conditioned cabins.
Enjoy the wonders of the Florida Everglades while relaxing under an authentic chickee hut. You can take advantage of nearby attractions including Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum, Big Cypress Rodeo Grounds and Billie Swamp Safari.
www.bigcypressrvresort.com | 800-437-4102
Seminole Okalee Indian Village
Seminole Okalee Indian Village – located inside the Seminole Paradise just next to the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida – is yet another Seminole tourism destination. There are many exciting things to see and learn about the Seminole Indians – the original Florida Natives. You’ll definitely want to come back for more. For an exciting twist to your group outing, school field trip, company picnic, birthday parties or other special event, we invite you to spend time in Seminole Country at this beautiful and traditional village attraction.
The Village includes an authentic Seminole Arts & Crafts Gift Shop, where you can purchase handmade items such as jewelry, clothing, woodcarving and Seminole baskets and dolls. A Wildlife Night Show and a Deep Water Alligator Wrestling Show take place every Saturday at 8 p.m. They feature big cats, birds of prey, snakes and crocodiles. Experience up close our Florida panthers, black bears, macaws and otters. Also, catch a glimpse of the Seminole way of life in our traditional village, where various aspects of living, cooking, beadwork and doll making are demonstrated in a natural setting. Enjoy a self-guided tour or schedule a guided tour.
www.semtribe.com | 954-797-5551