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“Great job! A must see attraction”
Review of Sea Turtle, Inc.

Sea Turtle, Inc.
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Owner description: Ila Loetscher, the "Turtle Lady of South Padre Island", originally formed our organization to save the Kemp's ridley sea turtle in 1977. Now we are a sea turtle hospital with a mission to rehabilitate and release any injured sea turtles, increase awareness concerning their safety and habitat, and assist with conservation efforts for all sea turtle species. We are funded by donations, grants and gift shop proceeds-- For rehabilitated sea turtle and hatchling release text message notifications, please see our website membership page. See you at Sea Turtle, Inc.!
McAllen, Texas
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Great job! A must see attraction”
Reviewed 6 June 2014

Loved how they provide a great place for seeing a variety of sea turtles while helping the turtles get better and return to the wild when possible. Am so glad to pay entry fee to support the great work they do. Even left a donation to help them reach their goal for a bigger facility in the future.

Visited June 2014
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Saint James, Missouri
Level 4 Contributor
35 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Great Place”
Reviewed 5 June 2014

Good Idea great way to help save the sea animals. All the staff there were friendly and explained in detail about all the turtles.

Visited June 2014
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Saint Louis, Missouri
Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“A Great Experience”
Reviewed 3 June 2014

The building was open and lets in a breeze to keep it cool. The turtles were neat but at times, sad. The staff are very knowledgeable and happy to answer questions. Our whole family enjoyed watching them swim.

Visited May 2014
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Austin, Texas, United States
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Great place to visit”
Reviewed 2 June 2014

Great place to visit with kids or adults so you can be up close and personal with sea turtles. It is free to kids and adults can give a donation to enter.

Visited May 2014
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Cody, Wyoming
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“It is a great plce if you like turtles!”
Reviewed 1 June 2014

I'm not into turtles but my mother and girlfriend enjoyed it. They are very informative and educational about these creatures. Great place to take kids!

Visited April 2014
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