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They open at noon and the line is long but goes quickly. They have different stations with great information on sea turtles and the environment. It is not geared toward smaller kids but the older ones loved it. Upon leaving the rescue center there was...More
Been to this area many many times but did not know about this place! Great learning v experience, friendly knowledgeable staff, up close to the turtles n an overall great experience.
Adopted a turtle while we were there to help the ceuse😃 Will go again!!
A great tour of the largest turtle hospital on east coast, possibly USA. VERY INFORMATIVE, WITH GREAT VIEW OF TURTLES AND HISTORY. NExcellent tour guides who are well educated. Great for both small, young and adult. Check for available times. Don’t wait till it rains,...More
On our last of eight days here in Surf City we made time to get to the Turtle Hospital. So glad we did!!! All three generations really enjoyed our visit. Didn’t have to wait at all, maybe we were just lucky with our timing but...More
We loved touring the turtle hospital! The staff are very knowledgeable and answer any questions you may have. Loved seeing all of the turtles and hearing their stories. Such a wonderful place to help rehabilitate injured turtles!
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Honestly no. Go early is your best bet. Once they open, it moves fairly quickly. We got there 30 minutes before opening and joined the line. The locals are friendly and once they opened, we were the second or third group in... More
Honestly no. Go early is your best bet. Once they open, it moves fairly quickly. We got there 30 minutes before opening and joined the line. The locals are friendly and once they opened, we were the second or third group in. It is worth the wait
Staffed by Volunteers - Opens for the season April1,2017.
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General admission: $5 (13 & up); Seniors and Military: $4; Children $3 (12 & under).
located at 302 Tortuga Lane, (Mainland) Surf City.