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Florida Power & Light Energy Encounter

6501 South Ocean Drive, St. Lucie Nuclear Power Plant on South Hutchinson Island, Jensen Beach, FL 34957
+1 772-468-4111
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Beautiful beach!

Crystal clear warm water,clean white sand and sun- what more can you ask for ? This area is... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2015
JZ66
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Sterling, Connecticut
Disappointment

I was really looking forward to the Energy Encounter center. I called twice and got a message... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2015
Cindy__31589
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Crestview, Florida
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Reservations are needed to board and can be made after May 15.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
16 Apr 2015
“Beautiful beach!”
15 Jan 2015
“Disappointment”
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6501 South Ocean Drive, St. Lucie Nuclear Power Plant on South Hutchinson Island, Jensen Beach, FL 34957
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Reviewed 16 April 2015

Crystal clear warm water,clean white sand and sun- what more can you ask for ? This area is unspoiled and family friendly. Great for adults and kids alike.

Thank JZ66
Reviewed 15 January 2015

I was really looking forward to the Energy Encounter center. I called twice and got a message machine giving me the hours for that day. We drove 30 minutes to get there to find out the place was closed for the week. So, unless you...More

4  Thank Cindy__31589
Reviewed 18 September 2014

There is a clothing optional portion and a regular swimsuit area. The clothes optional one is presently informally accepted. It has signs warning those that prefer not to go where folks are sunbathing and swimming sans suits. These folks are very considerate. Plenty of room...More

4  Thank grandmacurly
Reviewed 27 June 2013

I go the the power plane every summer for the turtle walks. They are EXCELLENT. They are informative and especially important for children to learn about protecting endangered species. FP&L does an amazing job for sea turtle conservation - and they do it for free....More

3  Thank tczig
Reviewed 26 June 2013

They have a great center for Discovery for kids and adults alike! It's called an Energy Encounter. But the best thing about this place... Fri. and Sat. nights they do a "Turtle Walk." You have to sign up, as they only have so many spots...More

6  Thank jtingle2
Reviewed 8 April 2013

Good exhibits re power and light operations. ?Informative and interesting information provided during the visit.

2  Thank ptorangebingo
Reviewed 20 November 2012

Lots of hands on activities. Fun for my 4 year old and 9 year old. More like a children's science museum than I had initially expected and free!

2  Thank dadof2hollister
Reviewed 14 July 2012

I love going here with kids. It is free and they have a treasure hunt. Most of the things are hands on and there are puzzles in a big room which are tricky. We spent about 2 hours there and the little one I was...More

2  Thank Pauline G
Reviewed 24 April 2012

The beaches can be nice but its hit or miss to find showers and restroom.

1  Thank CHARLES V
Reviewed 22 April 2012

This is a real deal for the science minded teenager

1  Thank milring
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