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The Turtle Hospital

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Address: 2396 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-2232
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Turtle Hospital and Lower Florida Keys Day Trip from Key West
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Great tour for everyone

I visited the turtle hospital while staying Key West and it was a great time. They do a wonderful tour and there was plenty of time to look at all the turtles and talk to the... read more

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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16 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I visited the turtle hospital while staying Key West and it was a great time. They do a wonderful tour and there was plenty of time to look at all the turtles and talk to the staff about how they care for the turtles.

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Lossiemouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Fantastic place doing great work. Informative, heart-warming and a must do while in the Keys. It was wonderful to see the turtles up close, and to learn about what great work they are doing to help rehabilitate them. Worth every penny.

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Mystic, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The turtle hospital goes all out to care for the many injured turtles that come into their care from injuries courtesy mostly of people. The tour introduced us individually to about 35-40 turtles of different variety. It seemed expensive at $22 per adult for the 1.5 hour tour, but knowing that the admission goes for the care of these animals... More 

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Thank IvanPeter
Englewood, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Located on Marathon Key just before the 7 Mile bridge, is a wonderful facility the rescues, rehabilitates and releases sea turtles. Informative tours run on the hour from 10 - 6. I would recommend making reservations as the tours fill up. The tour starts out in a classroom like setting run by a very knowledgeable staff member. She discussed the... More 

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Arlington, Texas
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8 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Short but lots of information. All money goes to keeping the hospital going. Worth a stop. The pollution and boats affecting these beautiful animals is so sad. But education is one of the best ways to help.

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Thank faye b
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a wonderful time and a better understanding! Definitely a must see if you in the area. The staff was very knowledgeable!

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Thank Phillip P
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Amazing time with great tour guide. This place is a great place to learn and see beautiful turtles being rehabilitated and cared for.

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Thank Kristeen D
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Staff was great and knowledgeable. Wonderful place for family visiting. Children would love it...easy access, very educational.

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Cambridge, Ontario
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a place not to be missed! We went on a 9:00 tour, which was a small, intimate group. The information given is fantastic and the work they do is very interesting. You get to see the operating and recovery rooms, as well as many, many turtles. You can adopt a permanent resident turtle for $35/year to help with... More 

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Fresno, Ca
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This was my second visit, and I loved it just as much the second time. Informative about the important turtle rescue and rehab in the keys. So cool to see the different turtles and hear about their rehab process. I would imagine this is great for school aged kids up to adult. There is a seated portion inside but much... More 

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