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Sea Turtle Preservation Society Melbourne Beach

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A Great Educational Stop For Kids of All Ages

I like to take my grand children and their friends to this site AND then to the Barrier Island... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
Gerry D
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Volunteer driven. These angels protect the turtles and enforce the lights out laws to safely guide... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
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Turtle walks are held in June and July.
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111 S Miramar Ave, Melbourne, FL 32903-3225
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+1 321-676-1701
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

I like to take my grand children and their friends to this site AND then to the Barrier Island Museum (about a 30 minute drive further south). The Barrier Island facility is much larger and has many more interactive displays and exhibits than this one...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gerry D
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Volunteer driven. These angels protect the turtles and enforce the lights out laws to safely guide the baby turtles to the ocean. Store has great items for sale and learning room for kids and kid-at-heart adults. Go learn about the turtles. I bought a $5...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

These people put up the effort. Always there to help if there is an issue with an injured turtle, to lend a hand or answer your questions. Volunteers all. Great group of people.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank bellabuttons17
Reviewed 4 March 2018

We stopped at the Sea Turtle Preserve because I had ridden by it numerous times and wanted to see what it was all about. Great presentations about sea turtles. Very relaxing atmosphere. Looking and learning at our own pace. The only draw back was the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank J R
Reviewed 6 February 2018

I recommend visiting here if you are in the area. we found a baby sea turtle that had wash ashore with the seaweed following the hurricanes. The little guy was too weak to swim so brought him here. They nursed him back to health and...More

Date of experience: November 2017
4  Thank gaddingabout1
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

My father loves visiting here every year that he comes to visit. A great selection of hats and shirts aS well as an awesome education experience on sea turtles. They also have a drop box for lost or injured baby sea turtles.

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Victoria S
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Closed on Mondays apparently, not quite sure how you close nature but they did! Had gates etc saying NO ENTRANCE. Long drive for nothing.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank sheri d
Reviewed 4 January 2018

When I loved in the area many years ago, I was a member of the STPS Stranding team. They do amazing work and it was an Honor to be a part of such a great organization!!

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Very educational organization manned by volunteers. They have a gift shop just loaded in educational items. If you have kids, they would really enjoy the shop.Visit their website for more info.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Teachcool
Reviewed 25 September 2017

The sea turtle preservation society does great work with endangered sea turtles. However, you won't see any turtles here. It's mostly just a gift shop and educational venue. They had coloring pages and other activities for kids, but there was nothing for my young baby,...More

Date of experience: September 2017
5  Thank Jerra S
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Danielle A
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Response from yodasm0m | Reviewed this property |
the sea turtle tours are only during nesting season, which isn't until the summer/early fall; their office is located right on A1A in Melbourne Beach and they're very helpful; there are also several nice educational centers... More
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