The Coast / Jekyll Island

Tidelands Nature Center

100 South Riverview Drive
Jekyll Island, GA 31527


Tidelands Nature Center offers hands-on marine science and environmental programs for the general public and educational groups. Meet a young loggerhead sea turtle, and sign up to explore the marsh, beach and maritime forest. Take a look at barrier island dynamics and the amazing organisms that are found along the beach. Rent a kayak or canoe and enjoy a relaxing day on Rixen pond.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 9:00AM - 4:00PM
    Monday: 9:00AM - 4:00PM
    Tuesday: 9:00AM - 4:00PM
    Wednesday: 9:00AM - 4:00PM
    Thursday: 9:00AM - 4:00PM
    Friday: 10:00AM - 2:00PM
    Saturday: 10:00AM - 2:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Admission $2.00

    Under 2 $0.00

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking