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Tybee Island Marine Science Center

1509 Strand Ave., Tybee Island, GA 31328

Located in Tybee Island: Savannah's Beach

Coastal Georgia Marine Science Center
Nature Centers
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
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susanwebster6 | Apr 19, 2019
“Tybee Island Marine Science Center”

Their mission is to cultivate responsible stewardship of coastal Georgia's natural resources through education, conservation, and research. We paid $10 for a one-hour “Turtle Talk” led by the...

Doris D | Apr 17, 2019
“Very informative walk”

My husband and I enjoyed the very informative walk. We were encouraged to ask questions, and our guide was very knowledgeable. I had toured the facility when I signed up the day before and witnessed...

EileenD356 | Apr 16, 2019
“Nice place for groups of all sizes”

Went with a big group of Girl Scouts with some form Of storm likely coming. However, weather kept changing and we were able to do our tour and beach activity without issues. Our marine biologist...

Yelp® Reviews
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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...

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...

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...