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The Turtle Hospital

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Open Now: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Love sea turtles! Ok, maybe I am a crazy sea turtle lady but this was more than what I imagined... read more

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Monica K
Brunswick, Ohio
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Thoroughly recommend a visit. Very informative about our endangered turtles. Tour lasts about... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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2396 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-2232
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Love sea turtles! Ok, maybe I am a crazy sea turtle lady but this was more than what I imagined. I get the Facebook live updates from the turtle hospital and was excited to see it in person. The tour was amazing. You get up...More

Thank Monica K
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Thoroughly recommend a visit. Very informative about our endangered turtles. Tour lasts about ninety minutes during which you get a chance to feed the turtles. Good gift shop for all your turtle needs as well.

Thank RossHoff
Reviewed yesterday

Great time touring the hospital. Our guide Michelle did a fantastic job. Staff was very knowledgeable.

Thank Craig V
Reviewed 2 days ago

A must go. See how they Rescue - Rehab - Release thousands of turtles that get hurt or starve mostly from human Impact. Understand that we are the Problem for nature. Go home and Change something in your lives that saves the Wonderful turtles. Make...More

Thank Susanne900
Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is a wonderful learning experience on how they are saving the sea turtles. Some can be released but others must live there or go to other places. I loved it.

Thank Kennalovestotravel
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was terrible. We were trying to relax at the resort next door and over heard the whole show. Their mike was so loud. Before this we were planning to visit the place but why bother. We all heard everything. They lost our business and...More

3  Thank D L
Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and i loved this place and what they are doing to save the sea turtles. It is a bit pricey, but it all goes to their mission. Got to see lots of turtles up close. Some were very big. We went in November,...More

1  Thank Jodi Y
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a wonderful facility that rescues the large turtles of our oceans. The visit and orientation provided was wonderful. If I could offer one criticism... Have the representative of your facility at the end of the presentation/tour... Thank the people for coming to visit...More

Thank urple2
Reviewed 5 days ago

The tour offered at The Turtle Hospital is excellent -- full of facts. The facility is immaculate and the staff has extensive knowledge, not only on the care, rehabilitation and the continued care of the turtles not able to reenter their natural habitat but also...More

Thank pattyann2013
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a great time visiting The Turtle Hospital. Very interesting, they are doing great work. Our tour guide Michelle was very knowledgeable. Would definitely recommend.

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June 21, 2018|
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Response from Michele c | Reviewed this property |
Its so worth it! Seems steep but the place is very professional and there are daily surgeries for turtles in need.
May 16, 2018|
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Response from CLD23 | Reviewed this property |
You get to see so many turtles recovering. Not sure how people didn’t get to see them as 3/4 of the tour is out in by the tanks looking at the turtles and learning about them. You even get to feed the turtles in the big... More