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Sea Turtle Preservation Society Melbourne Beach

Melbourne, FL
+1 407-676-1701
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Volunteer driven. These angels protect the turtles and enforce the lights out laws to safely guide... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
clem_texas
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dallas, texas
via mobile
Good Organization

These people put up the effort. Always there to help if there is an issue with an injured turtle... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2018
bellabuttons17
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Satellite Beach, Florida
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Turtle walks are held in June and July.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good16%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Melbourne, FL
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+1 407-676-1701
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Volunteer driven. These angels protect the turtles and enforce the lights out laws to safely guide the baby turtles to the ocean. Store has great items for sale and learning room for kids and kid-at-heart adults. Go learn about the turtles. I bought a $5...More

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Reviewed April 10, 2018

These people put up the effort. Always there to help if there is an issue with an injured turtle, to lend a hand or answer your questions. Volunteers all. Great group of people.

1  Thank bellabuttons17
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

We stopped at the Sea Turtle Preserve because I had ridden by it numerous times and wanted to see what it was all about. Great presentations about sea turtles. Very relaxing atmosphere. Looking and learning at our own pace. The only draw back was the...More

2  Thank J R
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Reviewed February 5, 2018

I recommend visiting here if you are in the area. we found a baby sea turtle that had wash ashore with the seaweed following the hurricanes. The little guy was too weak to swim so brought him here. They nursed him back to health and...More

4  Thank gaddingabout1
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Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

My father loves visiting here every year that he comes to visit. A great selection of hats and shirts aS well as an awesome education experience on sea turtles. They also have a drop box for lost or injured baby sea turtles.

1  Thank Victoria S
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Reviewed January 25, 2018

Closed on Mondays apparently, not quite sure how you close nature but they did! Had gates etc saying NO ENTRANCE. Long drive for nothing.

1  Thank Sheri D
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Reviewed January 3, 2018

When I loved in the area many years ago, I was a member of the STPS Stranding team. They do amazing work and it was an Honor to be a part of such a great organization!!

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Reviewed November 7, 2017

Very educational organization manned by volunteers. They have a gift shop just loaded in educational items. If you have kids, they would really enjoy the shop.Visit their website for more info.

1  Thank Teachcool
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Reviewed September 24, 2017

The sea turtle preservation society does great work with endangered sea turtles. However, you won't see any turtles here. It's mostly just a gift shop and educational venue. They had coloring pages and other activities for kids, but there was nothing for my young baby,...More

5  Thank Jerra S
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Reviewed July 10, 2017

This Organization does all it can to save our Sea Turtles. They have special classes for volunteers, do a great 5K race, and do fantastic turtle walks where you get to see a female turtle laying her eggs (go to the website and get reservations...More

1  Thank MVerdera
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Danielle A
November 21, 2015|
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Response from 387indy | Reviewed this property |
Contact Sea Turtle Preservation Society, Melbourne Beach, on AIA, or stop at the sanctuary also on AIA. Nesting is late summer so you may visit hospital, but no tours until summer.
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