Georgia Sea Turtle Center, Jekyll Island

4.4
#1 of 6 in Wildlife in Jekyll Island
Georgia Sea Turtle Center is dedicated to the rehabilitation and protection of injured, sick, and disabled turtles. Founded as an organization for conservation, the center conducts research and educational programs to increase awareness and support for sea turtles. Though it's a working hospital, the facility is still open to the public. Visit to learn more about turtle conservation, and, of course, say hello to some of the patients. If you're coming from the beach, take note that you must wear shoes, a shirt, and cover your swimsuit. Add Georgia Sea Turtle Center to your Jekyll Island travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Jekyll Island trip builder app .
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  • Please note this review is not about the Turtle Center but the Sea Turtle Patrol on this island. I was not sure where else to post this information. I just returned today from Jekyll Island. I stayed ...  more »
  • This was a very nice and clean facility. I've been to other turtle hospital that have an animal like smell but this location was very clean and open. They have baby turtles as well as grown turtles. Y...  more »
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