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The Turtle Hospital

Features Animals
2396 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-2232
+1 305-743-2552
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Awesome place, AWESOME

We visited in August. It was my birthday trip to the Keys. We went for the tour, very sad, these... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2016
Eric B
Sunny Isles, Florida, United States
Go! Go! Go!

The Turtle Hospital is must see for lovers of turtles and the environment. The staff here is... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2016
Melanie E
Cincinnati, Ohio
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
2396 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-2232
+1 305-743-2552
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Reviewed 10 November 2016

We visited in August. It was my birthday trip to the Keys. We went for the tour, very sad, these poor Turtles. The place is AWESOME, they are not just a hospital, its like an assisted living facility. The tour was extremely informative and the...More

Thank Eric B
Reviewed 8 November 2016

The Turtle Hospital is must see for lovers of turtles and the environment. The staff here is doing great work. The tour guides know so much about turtles. We left wanting to support their cause.

Thank Melanie E
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Took the kids here years ago very interesting place to go glad that is still going strong . Many turtles get hurt by boats and fishing line and trash help save them

Thank Dale S
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

The turtle hospital was a nice visit and it was very interesting to hear about their work! I would love to work there myself! You feel that you pay for something good and you get a nice tour around the turtles and all of them...More

Thank Anna B
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Interesting visit to learn about the types of sea turtles that they have here. Got to see the operating theatres, x-ray machines and then moved on to where the turtles were. A lot of them had been brought in over the past few weeks with...More

Thank JimUtd
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

I'm excited about this attraction for locals and visitors.The staff are very passionate about there much needed work to help preserve and rehabilitate sick or injured turtles. Thanks for your much needed service and keep up the good fight. Sincerely Chef Abel from the Country...More

Thank sauceboss75
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Lots of fun! We went because our friends recommended it, and had a great time learning about the sea turtles: their sizes, kinds, challenges in the wild, coexisting with humans, nesting, and so on. It really made us think about what we put in the...More

Thank stylernc2016
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful creatures, knowledgeable, friendly staff. Tours happen every hour. Everything was priced reasonably. It's a non profit.

Thank Nicole G
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

A fantastic experience. I have always loved Sea Turtles as a scuba diver and to see the great work these people do is amazing. I learned so much from this trip and I will remember it for years to come. Bring kids or adults they...More

Thank Kenneth T
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

A wonderful place to visit for all ages (we went with 2 young children). Highly recommend the guided tour. A real 'eye opener' and so good to see all the positive work being done.

Thank JALA75
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11 September 2017|
Response from Brett D |
They've got a note up now: "We heard from Richie and our staff that stayed at The Turtle Hospital and they (and the turtles) are all safe." Sounds like the area they're in is pretty damaged so they're closed to visitors at... More
Elena K
4 August 2017|
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Response from Neg156 | Reviewed this property |
No I do not believe so. Where the turtles are is in a back building area that is fenced off so unless you have paid admission, you can't get there.
22 July 2017|
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Response from Kathy B | Reviewed this property |
No, but you do get "turtle" food to throw out to them.