Georgia Sea Turtle Center
For more information regarding the Georgia Sea Turtle Center’s response to COVID-19, visit gstc.jekyllisland.com.
Georgia’s only sea turtle education and rehabilitation facility. The Center offers the public a chance to learn about sea turtles and see rehabilitation in action with a host of interactive exhibits and experiences. Year-round indoor and outdoor programs are also available for guests of all ages.
Visit the official Georgia Sea Turtle Center website to learn more about the programs, research, and other important work being done to save turtles and other coastal wildlife.
Hours: Daily, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Closed: 1 p.m.-1:30 p.m. to perform enhanced sanitization of high-contact surfaces
Location: 214 Stable Rd.
The Georgia Sea Turtle Center’s gift shop supports the overall mission of the Center. A portion of all proceeds helps fund rehabilitation, research, and educational efforts at the Center.
Ecology & Wildlife Programs
Jekyll Island is home to more than a thousand acres of maritime forest, 10 miles of shoreline, and best-in-class biologists and researchers. Learn more about the island’s natural resources from these experts during these one-of-a-kind eco-experiences. Be a part of sea turtle hatching season and monitoring.