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The Turtle Hospital

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Address: 2396 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-2232
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+1 305-743-2552
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09:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 18:00

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Very interesting.....tour several times a day...gift shop....Happy to donate to a good cause. Great educational stop...take your kids!

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Louisville, Kentucky
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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very interesting.....tour several times a day...gift shop....Happy to donate to a good cause. Great educational stop...take your kids!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

It was informational and u learn a new respect for the turtles when u see them all in there tanks with there injuries, the ppl there are so wonderful

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Urbanna, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had a couple of friends in from South Carolina who wanted to visit the turtle hospital. We decided to join them and had an absolutely fantastic time learning about the turtles. Your tour starts off with guided slideshow all about turtles. After the guided slideshow you're taken out to the holding pools to visit the vast array of different turtles... More 

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Marathon, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What wonderful work the Turtle Hospital does, rehabilitating these magnificent creatures. It is a great opportunity to see the turtles up close.

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Ebensburg, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The tour is very informative and full of just the right amount of education. You get to tour the facility to see all of the turtles up close. Our tour guide was very enthusiastic and knowledgeable. It is worth the $22 for the 90 minute experience.

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Visitor centre was amazing but need to book to avoid disappointment as gets busy especially on rainy days

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Dallas,TX
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Was reluctant to visit at first, afraid adults would get bored. Glad I was wrong, educational and entertaining. Can get very close to the turtles and see the injuries and rehab efforts of the staff. Good local history and a true hospital w/o exploiting the turtles. Kids couldn't stop taking pictures

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Thank tomthayil
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

"The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated." Mahatma Gandhi Just awesome place, staff and mission ! Very interesting presentation and tour. Well worth your time and money.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and son visited The Turtle Hospital during our most recent stay in The Keys. As in the past, the tour was very interesting and informative. The work they are doing is very worthwhile and it was interesting to see how they are increasingly working with other organizations to find permanent homes for turtles that can't be returned to... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Staff very knowledgeable and showed real compassion for the turtles. Truly a life changing experience for any animal lover

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