The Coast / Tybee Island

Tybee Island Marine Science Center

1509 Strand
Tybee Island, GA 31328

912-786-5917


The Tybee Island Marine Science Center is a non-profit organization whose mission is to cultivate responsible stewardship of coastal Georgia's natural resources through education, conservation, and research. Admission is valid for the entire day and covers your self-guided tour through our exhibits. The center's exhibits feature a variety of live animals from coastal Georgia, including fish, reptiles and invertebrates. Children and adults alike enjoy our touch tank! The center also provides information on marine mammals, sharks, sea turtles, shells from around the world, and environmental issues of our region. Join us for a walk, talk or trek year-round.

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

    Adults $4.00

    Children $4.00

    Children 4 and under $0.00

    Facility Amenities

    Gift Shop, Guided Tours / Guide Available, Public Restrooms

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Open Year 'Round

    Payment Options

    American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

    Special Tags

    Eco-Friendly

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages