Looking for a fun summer learning experience for the summer? Tybee Island Marine Science Center creates fun in learning! The center, open daily from 10am-5pm near the pier on Tybee Island just a short 20 minutes drive from the Historic District of Savannah, GA, offers many daily activities and beach learning experiences for the whole family.The center houses some of Coastal Georgia’s living treasures such as a loggerhead turtle, a baby alligator, spider crabs, and many unique and interesting creatures. These can all be seen in the center’s Coastal Gallery with admission being only $4 and kids under 4 are always free! Other activities offered are Beach Discovery Walks, great for groups and families to discover and learn about the creatures, and landscape of coastal Georgia. Turtle Talks is a great look into the lives of local nesting sea turtles. Their anatomy, lifestyle, and conservation are studied in a 90 minute talk and walk. Looking to get your hands in the mud? Marsh Treks are one hour explorations into the marshes around Tybee to look for crabs, snails, and beautiful wetlands birds.
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August 13th, 2012 by kolinpodell