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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
juliewH9587HC | May 22, 2019
“Turtle Talk”

My husband, my son & I went for a turtle talk yesterday. Allie the lady doing the presentation was very informative & she was down to earth. We left there knowing a lot more about turtles than...

BigMamaWenz | May 3, 2019
“Great little place!”

We came during a field trip. The building is a lot smaller than I thought. The staff is very passionate about what they do! Love it!

oceanismyhappyplace | Apr 26, 2019
“Very informative walk on a beautiful beach”

We had a group of 11 people of various ages who all learned something on this walk. Our guide was well prepared and informative. I now look at the beach in a whole new way.

Yelp® Reviews:

Yelp Overall Rating
Linda B. | Mar 23, 2019

Took the Beach Walk Tour with Ali. She was very friendly & informative. The $10 fee also gave us entrance to the Marine Center itself. Yes it is small and...

Frank P. | May 24, 2019

We didn't get to go to the science center. We did, however opt for the marsh trek. My wife, my 7-year-old daughter and I loved it. Sydney was our guide. She...

Becca M. | Jan 1, 2019

The center itself was underwhelming and the staff, I would consider, slightly helpful and ditzy. We, thankfully got to the destination area for the marsh...