Welcome to the Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation – Florida’s Top Cultural Heritage Tourism Destination
Nestled deep in the heart of the scenic Florida Everglades, the Big Cypress Indian Reservation is home to the Seminole Tribe of Florida. Visitors to the Big Cypress Reservation experience a combination of culture, tradition, and adventure found nowhere else in the world.
Beyond just unique, the attractions at Big Cypress are uniquely Seminole. Stemming from an inherent entrepreneurial spirit, the attractions at Big Cypress were envisioned and created by Seminole Tribal members and are governed by the Seminole Tribe of Florida today. Come experience what sets Seminole tourism apart at Billie Swamp Safari, Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum, and Big Cypress RV Resort & Campground
Visit our one-of-a-kind eco and cultural attraction at Billie Swamp Safari! Our Florida Everglades adventure park will have you twisting and turning on our airboats, riding high in our swamp buggies, and keep you on the edge of your seat at our live animal presentations. This attraction is unlike any other—see how the Seminoles do it differently!
Take an exciting journey through time and discover the rich culture and history of the Seminoles in their Big Cypress home at the Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum. Discover the resilience of an unconquered people through dynamic exhibits featuring historical treasures and modern voices. Walk the mile-long boardwalk through the Cypress Dome and see the finest of the Florida Everglades.
Stay at Big Cypress RV Resort and enjoy the natural splendor of the Florida Everglades. Guests can enjoy our full-service camping resort the way they want. Whether it’s parking your RV on one of 110 lots or spoiling yourself in one of our air-conditioned cabins, everyone feels a sense of community on the Big Cypress Reservation.
The Seminole Tribe welcomes you to explore their home in THE FLORIDA EVERGLADES
Over a million visitors travel to the Everglades each year for the experience of a lifetime. Immerse yourself in one of the most storied natural terrains on the planet home to hundreds of animal, plant, and tree species.
Visit the Big Cypress Reservation and witness the unmistakable Seminole connection to the land. Explore how the Seminoles have thrived in the Everglades since creation. From museum tours to adventure rides, to walks on the boardwalk, and overnight stays, our visitors love all the opportunities to connect to nature and experience the culture and heritage of the Seminole Tribe. Create lasting memories here at the Big Cypress Reservation!
Who We Are
The Seminole Tribe of Florida is a federally recognized Indian Tribe comprised of over 4,000 Tribal Members. We own the distinction of being the only tribe in America to have never signed a peace treaty. Our proud traditions and culture have outlasted the test of time and endure for our future generations.
The Seminoles—Florida’s original tourism entrepreneurs
Seminoles have been sharing their traditions with Florida tourists for over a century! Visit Seminole artisans at the Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum in the recreated village modeled after tourist camps of the early 20th century. Traverse the Everglades in an airboat at Billie Swamp Safari and envision how Seminoles canoed across the same waters. Stay overnight at the Big Cypress RV Resort and view the stars in the open sky. Whether you are a Florida resident or a visitor, the Big Cypress Reservation offers something for everyone. Pack your Florida family vacation with fun and leave with a lifetime of memories!
What We Do
We demonstrate our history’s sustainability and share our traditions that have been handed down through generations. We show visitors the magic and beauty of our home in Florida Everglades.