Tybee Island Marine Science Center

37 Meddin Drive, Tybee Island, GA 31328
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Info & Amenities

Programs offered for island visitors, school groups, boy scouts and girl scouts on the beach, in the marsh, on the water and classroom.

Admission is $10 per person and children 4 and under are free.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

Masks are required.

Hours of Operation
  • Sun. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Mon. Closed
  • Tue. Closed
  • Wed. Closed
  • Thur. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Fri. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Sat. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

TripAdvisor® Reviews:

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
ChrisCaseyM | Jan 20, 2022
“Not Face Friendly”

I will not support any Science Center that does not understand basic Science. A paper face covering will not do anything.

doolittle33 | Jan 2, 2022
“New Marine Center”

Brand new Marine Science Center. Still in progress, it doesn't take long to visit. I am happy to donate to such a place. I enjoyed talking to one of the staff who was very knowledgeable. A great...

lovetotravel31966 | Aug 29, 2021
“Summer 2021 Visit”

Visited in the new location. Most of the exhibits are not yet completed so our visit was average but will be a great place to visit and interact once it is completed.

Yelp® Reviews:

Yelp Overall Rating
Kylee P. | Jul 4, 2019

Such a lovely little gem of a location out in Tybee. I am from North Georgia, but I frequent South Georgia and am considering moving there, so I was...

Matt P. | Jul 1, 2021

I'll preface the review with how they prefaced the experience. There was a sign out front that asked visitors to bare with them as they work to get the...

Rachel M. | Jul 3, 2021

This will be great once it is finished, but right now it is overpriced for the small amount of exhibits they have. There are a few live animals at the end...