The Coast / Savannah

UGA Marine Education Center & Aquarium

30 Ocean Science Cir.
Savannah, GA 31411


The University of Georgia's public saltwater aquarium features representatives of about 50 species of marine life from coastal Georgia. A small museum contains fossils and artifacts from the coast.  An Educational Resource Center supplies trail guides, fishing maps, posters, and a variety of other coastal information. A beautiful nature trail and picnic area adjoin the aquarium. Classes and group activities (including boat trips) are available to parties of 15 or more by advance reservation only.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Monday: 9:00AM - 4:00PM
    Tuesday: 9:00AM - 4:00PM
    Wednesday: 9:00AM - 4:00PM
    Thursday: 9:00AM - 4:00PM
    Friday: 9:00AM - 4:00PM
    Saturday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    General Admission Fee $6/person ages 13-54; $3/person ages 3-12, 55+ and Military


    Nature Trails

    Facility Amenities

    Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site, Maps & Brochures Available, Picnic Area, Public Restrooms, Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Handicapped Accessible

    Group Amenities


    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages