The Turtle Hospital. Rescue, Rehab, Release.

Education Programs


Guests are invited to take a guided educational tour of the hospital facilities and the sea turtle rehabilitation area. You have to be a part of one of our programs in order to view our turtles. This educational experience lasts approximately 70-90 minutes and provides a presentation on sea turtles as well as a behind the scenes look at the hospital facilities and rehabilitation area.  At the end of each program guests are invited to feed the permanent resident sea turtles.

Because we are a working hospital, you must be part of one of our guided educational programs in order to visit with our turtles. Reservations are highly recommended.


Adult: $35.00
Children (4-12 years old): $17.50

Children (Under 4) Free

Minors under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Reservations are highly recommended as space is limited, please call 305-743-2552


The Turtle Hospital will make every reasonable effort to accommodate persons taking the educational program who have physical disabilities.  Please call 305-743-2552 if you require any assistance with an accommodation for your disability.  In the alternative, please email  Please provide as much advance notice as possible so that we may assist you.


Education Center and Gift Shop is open daily from 8:30am – 6pm

Educational Programs run daily at 9:00 & 9:30 am, 10:00 & 10:30 am, 11:00 & 11:30 am, 12:00 & 12:30 pm, 1:00 & 1:30 pm, 2:00 & 2:30 pm, 3:00 & 3:30 pm,  and 4:00 pm.

Reservations are highly recommended as space is limited, please call 305-743-2552

**Please note this is a working hospital therefore the guided educational experience is subject to cancellation due to turtle emergencies and/or weather.**