Merritt Island

Welcome to Merritt Island, Florida!

Merritt Island is located in between Cocoa and Cocoa Beach and is one city on the Space Coast you will love to see and experience! Enjoy shopping, waterfront dining, easy lagoon access for kayak launching and boating. 

Before you head beachside, check out all there is to do and see on our favorite island!

Florida Air Tour Biplane flies over Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
Birding & Wildlife Viewing

5 Things you Should Know About Sea Turtle Season on the Space Coast

Space for Sea Turtles Florida’s Space Coast is a sea turtle’s paradise, with 72 miles of coastline, there’s plenty of space for these incredible marine animals to make their nests and lay clutches upon clutches of eggs. Sea Turtle season is a particularly exciting but sensitive time on the Space...

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Green Sea Turtle Swimming


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