Tybee Island Marine Science Center

1509 Strand Ave., Tybee Island, GA 31328
Nature Centers
Marine ScienceCoastal Georgia Marine Science CenterMarsh Treks
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.


TripAdvisor® Reviews:

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Lee Ann B | Nov 22, 2018
“Excellent Educational Experience!”

Love this experience! I highly recommend taking the time to visit. The staff was extremely educated and were fantastic with our kiddos! We found a horseshoe crab on the beach and dissected a squid in...

justus1406 | Nov 7, 2018
“So glad we finally stopped!”

We have been to Tybee many times, but never stopped in here. We are so glad we did. Lots of interesting creatures to watch and loads of information. I loved the gift shop! The staff here is very...

mtngal2 | Oct 26, 2018
“Neat little stop!”

This is a small place, but the exhibits are so well done with plenty of information about the animals inside. There's a small gift shop, too. We enjoyed our stop here.

Yelp® Reviews:

Yelp Overall Rating
Carl E. | Sep 15, 2018

My wife and I signed up for the Marsh Trek experience not really knowing what to expect. Our eco guide Kelly was awesome. As a biologist, she was able to...

D C. | Oct 7, 2018

Nice beach, pier does get crowded but you can rent umbrellas and chairs if you don't have any. They also usually have a cool event or festival happening...

Margaret D. | Sep 30, 2018

Went on Marsh trek yesterday 9-29-2018 Had a great tour guide. Learned many facts about the marsh. Got to see fiddle crabs, muscles and periwinkles and much...