Directions to: FLREC - Fort Lauderdale Research and Education Center

Address:

3205 College Ave., Davie, FL 33314
954-577-6300

Latitude: 26°5’2.29″N

Longitude: 80°14’14.03″W

Our address is historical and not necessarily map logical.  Some map apps take you to the wrong address.  Your goal is to arrive at the corner of College Avenue and Nova Drive (=SW 24th Street).  We are about ¼ mile south of this intersection.

 

From the East, North or South (Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood, and eastern Palm Beach County)

  1. Take I-95 or Florida's Turnpike (from north or south).
  2. Exit on I-595 westbound.
  3. Go west to Exit #7, Davie Rd. (Ignore Davie Blvd., somewhere else in Broward County.)
  4. Watch for signs; after veering to the right off I-595 you must shortly turn left at the Davie Rd. signal light, going underneath the I-595 overpass .
  5. From exit #7 off I-595 go south 1/2 mile on Davie Rd.
  6. Turn right at Nova Drive (signal light).
  7. Continue west 1/2 mile on Nova Drive to the first signal light, College Ave.
  8. Turn left and go south 1/4 mile on College Ave. to the University of Florida, on the right, at 3205 College Ave.
  9. *The long cyclone fence opens into an entrance marked by a low blue and white sign.

From the West (Belle Glade, Fort Myers, Naples, Sebring, South Bay, and Tampa)

  1. Take US-27 south from South Bay or I-75 east from Naples.
  2. Get on I-595 eastbound to Fort Lauderdale.
  3. About 8 miles east of US-27 you must carefully follow the signs to Fort Lauderdale, merging right onto and straight through the large spaghetti overpass, continuing on I-595 east to Exit #7, Davie Rd.,
  4. From exit #7 off I-595 go south 1/2 mile on Davie Rd.
  5. Turn right at Nova Drive (signal light).
  6. Continue west 1/2 mile on Nova Drive to the first signal light, College Ave.
  7. Turn left and go south 1/4 mile on College Ave. to the University of Florida, on the right, at 3205 College Ave.
  8. *The long cyclone fence opens into an entrance marked by a low blue and white sign.

From the Southwest (FIU Tamiami Campus, Homestead, and western Broward County)

  1. Turnpike Extension (e.g., from western Dade County) to I-75 north, bear right onto eastbound I-595. (Do not continue straight into the Sawgrass Expressway.)
  2. Go east on I-595 to Exit #7, Davie Rd
  3. From exit #7 off I-595 go south 1/2 mile on Davie Rd.
  4. Turn right at Nova Drive (signal light).
  5. Continue west 1/2 mile on Nova Drive to the first signal light, College Ave.
  6. Turn left and go south 1/4 mile on College Ave. to the University of Florida, on the right, at 3205 College Ave.
  7. *The long cyclone fence opens into an entrance marked by a low blue and white sign.

If arriving via I-95 or the Turnpike onto I-595 WEST

1. Exit I-595 at Davie Road.  This is the first exit off I-595 if you are arriving via the Turnpike.  You will make a left turn onto Davie Road and drive under the interstate

2. Drive south about ½ mile on Davie Road to Nova Drive (second stop light).

3. Turn right onto Nova Drive.

4. Continue west ½ mile on Nova Drive to the first stop light, which is College Ave.

5. Turn left and drive south ¼ mile on College Avenue to first entrance on right side of the street.  Look for large blue monument sign with our name.  The entrance is 600 feet past this monument sign.

If you approaching via University Drive

1. Turn east at Nova Drive (=NW 24th Street), which would be a right turn if driving from the south and a left turn if driving from the north.

2. Drive east on Nova Drive to first stop light, which is College Avenue.

3. Turn right onto College Avenue and drive south ¼ mile to first entrance on right side of the street.  Look for large blue monument sign with our name.  The entrance is 600 feet past this monument sign.

 

Address

  • 3205 College Ave., Davie, FL 33314

  • PHONE #
    954-577-6300

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