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The museum section is interactive and quite informative, although small. It was interesting to watch the doctor and vet techs work on a turtle’s injuries live, narrated. It was also great to see the turtle patients in their tanks. I recommend being there for a...More
This place is doing wonderful things for rescued sea turtles. We enjoyed our visit and we learned a lot from the displays to the live tour of the rescued turtles. The adults, parents and Grammy, and the children, 1-9, enjoyed this place. We spent. Lot...More
The Georgia Sea Turtle Center was very educational and hands-on. My 7 year old daughter and I enjoyed watching the turtle feedings and loved watching a snake and a turtle get medical care. It was really interesting to see a snake get a shot!
We took our boys here while on the island. A little pricey, but totally worth it. The boys loved the activities and we all learned a great deal about the organization and its mission. Thankful these folks are doing what they do.
We first listened to life cycle and rescue class of sea turtles. It was very informative and told of number of different types of sea turtles, turtles found here, life cycles, treatment, and survival rate. We then moved to live display of tanks where turtles...More
We were staying iin Brunswick Ga and the very next morning we arrived at the Georgia Sea Turtle Center at 6:45am for the sunrise turtle walk. The sun was just coming up as we were greeted by our tour guides. As we walked along the...More
We just moved here and this was fascinating! Very family friendly place to visit at a reasonable price. It was just my husband and I and we only had an hour and that wasn’t long enough to fully enjoy it all. Will go back with...More
We had already been to the Top Sail Turtle Hospital so we were hoping for something more. I signed us up for the Behind the Scenes Tour. It was awesome! We got to go into the hospital room while they worked on a couple turtles,...More
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!