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The Turtle Hospital

#1 of 50 things to do in Marathon Features Animals
2396 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-2232
+1 305-743-2552
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
2396 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-2232
+1 305-743-2552

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Reviewed yesterday

I love sea turtles and seeing the way they are taken care of, rehabilitated and then released made my day. I was lucky enough to be in town when they released a turtle at Sombrero Beach. It was a beautiful site!

Thank junec35
Reviewed yesterday

This turtle hospital not only give an extra close look at sea turtles, but they are dedicated to educating people about preserving our marine life and the health of our oceans. Must see, MAKE A RESERVATION!

Thank Jerisworld
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Today o was at the beach and I found out that they were going to release a turtle back into the ocean,what a beautiful site,there had to have been over 100 ppl there to witness this,and being my last time I was here in the...More

Thank Patti N
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was an interesting way to spend a couple of hours. We took the tour (book in advance) and got to see all of the behind the scenes stuff. Basically, you'll see a lot of rescued sea turtles, some of which will be released, and...More

Thank EGL7
Reviewed 3 days ago

Being animal lovers, this was a must-see place for us. We want to help the turtles as much as we can, and the work the Turtle Hospital does is phenomenal. I highly recommend any animal lover or anyone that wants to support rescue efforts to...More

Thank Karl K
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Highly recommend. Tour is well organized, very informative and fun. Kids love it. You will see a few dozen sea turtles, and even feed them.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The 90 minutes tour was really well organized. The guide spoke loudly and clearly when giving a good introduction to the basics about turtles and what they do at the Turtle Hospital. The tour was very educating and we left with a lot of knowledge...More

Thank Per H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The experience at the turtle hospital was amazing! You can expect to learn a LOT. the tour lasts 90 mins and is indoor and outdoors. They offer free cold water which was nice because it was so hot. If there is a sea turtle undergoing...More

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went to the 4 p.m. tour as others have said it is a large group however I knew to stay close to the guide she was talking about turtles I could see which one she was talking about the ones that were in the...More

Thank gatorsos
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great couple of hours with our guide Liz clearly passionate and knowledgeable about her patients. Story of how the hospital came to be is great and how the hospital has recovered from hurricane damage Go visit

Thank alandH1768IP
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20 February 2017|
Response from M K | Reviewed this property |
This is from their website: Adult: $22.00 Children (4-12 years old): $11.00 Children under 4 are free All money goes to the hospital. That's how they are funded, along with sales at the gift shop and donations. We thought... More