The Coast / Savannah

Oatland Island Wildlife Center of Savannah

711 Sandtown Rd.
Savannah, GA 31410

912-395-1212 | 912-395-1500
  • Oatland Island Wildlife Center

The Oatland Island Wildlife Center of Savannah is home to more than 150 animals from 50 different species.  The animals are exhibited in large natural habitats along a rustic trail through forest and marsh lands. The "Wolf Wilderness" exhibit features gray wolves, armadillos, flying squirrels, screech owls and a selection of reptiles. Along the trail are cougars, bobcats, bison, alligators, red fox and birds of prey. Cows, sheep, goats and rabbits can be viewed in the "Georgia Farm" area. The center is a unit of the Savannah-Chatham County Board of Education and is open daily from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. The center is located 5 miles east of Historic Downtown Savannah on President Street (Islands Expressway).

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Monday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Tuesday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Wednesday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Thursday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Friday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Saturday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Active Military (must show ID) $3.00

    Adults (18-64) $5.00

    Children (4-17) $3.00

    Children 3 and under $0.00

    Seniors (65 - up) $3.00


    Nature Trails


    Military Discount

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking, Gift Shop, Maps & Brochures Available, Meeting Facilities, Parking on Site, Picnic Shelter, Public Restrooms, Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Open Year 'Round

    Near Interstate Highway

    16, 95

    Payment Options

    Mastercard, Visa

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages