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Sea Turtle Preservation Society Melbourne Beach

Melbourne, FL
+1 407-676-1701
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Great work by the STPS

When I loved in the area many years ago, I was a member of the STPS Stranding team. They do amazing... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
USACHEER
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Maryland
Great Volunteer Organization

Very educational organization manned by volunteers. They have a gift shop just loaded in... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Teachcool
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Harriman, Tennessee
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Turtle walks are held in June and July.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good15%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Melbourne, FL
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When I loved in the area many years ago, I was a member of the STPS Stranding team. They do amazing work and it was an Honor to be a part of such a great organization!!

Thank USACHEER
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Very educational organization manned by volunteers. They have a gift shop just loaded in educational items. If you have kids, they would really enjoy the shop.Visit their website for more info.

1  Thank Teachcool
Reviewed 24 September 2017

The sea turtle preservation society does great work with endangered sea turtles. However, you won't see any turtles here. It's mostly just a gift shop and educational venue. They had coloring pages and other activities for kids, but there was nothing for my young baby,...More

2  Thank Jerra S
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This Organization does all it can to save our Sea Turtles. They have special classes for volunteers, do a great 5K race, and do fantastic turtle walks where you get to see a female turtle laying her eggs (go to the website and get reservations...More

1  Thank MVerdera
Reviewed 10 July 2017

this is a small museum that supports the sea turtle preservation. very informative and super important. everything you wanted to know about sea turtles

1  Thank 794ainsleyw
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Very nice on the barrier island. Free which is awesome. Educational but not all the displays worked. Need more staff to help with questions. Want to return during turtle season to take one of their tours!

1  Thank Angela W
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

You will be there for several hours! If you secured a babysitter, have young children, have to work the next day- This won't work for you! You sit through a very long presentation and wait patiently for the turtles to decide to nest. We weren't...More

Thank sammy608
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

It's very small, has a mice gift shop and don't expect to see any turtles unless you come at night and they are laying eggs in the dunes. The beach is pretty though lots of birds

Thank Kate F
Reviewed 17 December 2016

This society is critical to keeping our turtle population safe. They are committed to education and have helpful resources for all!

Thank toothsleuth
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We stopped in here so that "Grandpa" could show my grandson how big some of the sea turtles get. There was a place for my grandson to explore on his terms and he enjoyed looking at all of the items.

2  Thank Cathie B
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Danielle A
21 November 2015|
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Response from 387indy | Reviewed this property |
Contact Sea Turtle Preservation Society, Melbourne Beach, on AIA, or stop at the sanctuary also on AIA. Nesting is late summer so you may visit hospital, but no tours until summer.
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