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My wife and I stopped in here to check out the turtles and what the organization is really about. We enjoyed our time reading about the different turtles and how Georgia Sea Turtle hospital is doing what it can to help ensure that the turtle...More
Super cool museum to learn about Turtles and their habitats. My kids loved seeing the rehab pools that held the turtles being nursed back to health. You can also view the inside of the animal hospital so while they work on animals, you can see...More
Pretty good museum, some interactive exhibits, hourly presentations by staff, thought it would be a little bigger and have more interactive stuff for kids under 10. Price is fair and it supports a good cause. The old power plant building it is in is a...More
Great place to visit. Great gift shop with lots of nice things. Price includes museum inside hospital with self guided tour. Volunteers very helpful. Afterwards you go back in hospital an see turtles being treated for cold and injuries. This destination is a must if...More
This is such a wonderful educational center to learn about sea turtles. In addition to learning about the habitat, breeding, and environmental threats to the turtles, you can see turtles being treated by the veterinarian, turtles being fed and turtles being rehabbed. All of the...More
We spent several hours here and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves learning a great deal about turtles. An extremely helpful and knowledgeable docent took time to explain and talk about many of the exhibits as well as telling us about life in general on Jekyll Island !...More
This is a wonderful place to learn about these magnificent creatures. From the moment you enter and make your journey discovering with each stamp what type of turtle you are the adventure is on. Staff are friendly and delighted to share information with you. It...More
The center is an amazing interactive area that’s wonderful for children of all ages to explore the unique traits of sea turtles. We had the opportunity to attend an informative tour of the sea turtle hospital and the various treatments they use to get the...More
We visited the Turtle Center on a bust Sunday afternoon. The center has a huge amount of interactive activities for children of all ages. The hospital is located in the back of the center and is open for viewing. The care that is given to...More
Enjoyable visit. The many exhibits expand awareness of the life cycles of the turtles and effects of human activities.
The medical center was very informative and interesting. The efforts of the rehab of the turtles amazing.
Came away much more informed of turtle conservation.
Response from juliecI5708RS | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely!! Plenty of hands-on educational exhibits. And if you can set it up at just the right time, the kids can be there for a turtle feeding and possibly even watch Dr. Norton and his staff caring for a turtle!