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Oatland Island Wildlife Center

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Open Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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I always enjoy coming here. You can’t beat the price to see some pretty amazing animals. I enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jessica49250
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Jacksonville, Florida
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Experience the Wild Side of Georgia

Went here with my wife while vacationing in Savannah. We had already completed most of the other... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
1172ruscha
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Lake Zurich, Illinois
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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711 Sandtown Rd, Savannah, GA 31410-1019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I always enjoy coming here. You can’t beat the price to see some pretty amazing animals. I enjoyed walking the trail to see the different animals and my toddler really enjoyed the cougar and farm animals.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Jessica49250
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here with my wife while vacationing in Savannah. We had already completed most of the other tourist-y stuff through out the rest of the city and figured we’d try something new. A lot of the research and content we saw online made this place...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 1172ruscha
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Smaller zoo but lots to see. I enjoyed that all of the animals were along the trail. Many other zoos you would have to detour and do backtracking to see everything.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank irelynnd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great park. You walk through the woods and over boardwalks within wetlands. There are animals in enclosures. The highlight was the Pond. There were lots of turtles swimming and sunning. In the trees, huge Wood Storks were standing around in their nests....More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Daniel V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our walks along boardwalks in the marshes and would it pass that led to historic homes with many animals that needed homes from all over. It was pretty hot, but still enjoyable and very affordable. It would be a great place for couples...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank LynnT231205
Reviewed July 15, 2019

I recently stopped here after a bachelor party. I had several hours to kill before my 4.5-hour drive home and saw signs advertising the wildlife center (plus, I could use the exercise after what I ate and drank over the weekend). This was the best...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 8, 2019

This is a hidden Jem in Savannah. Worth the stop. It shows all the local wildlife and you even walk into the boardwalk over the marsh to see the actual wetlands. very interesting walking paths in complete shade and comfort of natural wood setting give...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CoolBeans2U
Reviewed July 7, 2019

We spent about two hours here following the main trail.. not many animals to fell overwhelmed but well worth it. The scenery is epic and you feel as if you’re going on a hike in the wilderness. My BF loves animals and he got a...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Anb2181
Reviewed July 6, 2019

We really enjoyed our trip to Oatland Island Wildlife Center. We were looking for something like this type of activity, specially for our daughter. We want to escape from the crowd from Miami, FL, so this was the perfect place to visit. First, the cost...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Luis V
Reviewed July 4, 2019

My husband and I vacationed in Savannah for a week in May and decided to take a drive and see what we could find. After googling things to do, we came across Oatland Island Wildlife Center. It was a very hot day and there wasn't...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Heather J
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MaizeSombrero
September 2, 2017|
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Response from Bryan W | Reviewed this property |
yes. the trails are not paved, but are smooth enough for a stroller.
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Mayesntn
May 3, 2017|
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Response from Heather M | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for children (4-17 yr.), seniors, students and military. Children 3 and under are free. There are no other expenses unless you visit on a festival day. Our... More
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Keysfly
February 22, 2017|
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Response from Gary R | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They have trained Wildlife specialist on site would be glad to give demonstrations. I would suggest calling ahead to find out what exactly they have and what times.
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