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Tybee Island Marine Science Center

37 Meddin Drive, Tybee Island, GA 31328
Nature Centers
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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
brittanymarlor | May 3, 2021
“Family friendly, baby animals, lovely facts!”

I loved seeing the turtles and learning more about marine life! From the girls at the front desk, to the woman who was giving facts regarding whales and artifacts in the first room, to seeing the...

lorie408 | Apr 26, 2021
“Not ready for Primetime just yet but, still worth a visit. ”

The science center is not quite ready for prime time yet as they are still in the process of moving into their new space. They do have a few interactive pieces to enjoy and some live aquatic life to...

pennyknarr | Sep 15, 2020
“Sift and Seine Program Fun”

We signed up for the Sift and Seine program and had a wonderful time! It was very informative and fun! We plan to do it again on our return visits. It was also easy to make a reservation online.

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...