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The Turtle Hospital

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Address: 2396 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-2232
Phone Number: +1 305-743-2552
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09:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 18:00

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Lovely

The little turtles are so lovely and they have a nice guided tour accross the turtle pools were we get to know those little buddies. Great for adults and children both!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Eero T
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Helsinki, Finland
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Helsinki, Finland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The little turtles are so lovely and they have a nice guided tour accross the turtle pools were we get to know those little buddies. Great for adults and children both!

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Renton, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I visited The Turtle Hospital and learned so much about turtles and the illnesses and injuries they are prone to. I was impressed with the facility and we are planning to sponsor a couple of the turtles that have to stay at the hospital permanently. I highly recommend it as an activity for anyone.

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Thank Sunryzz23
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

lot of money but worth every single cent. Helping the Turtles in a way like this is fantastic! With a tour of 90min you have value for your money. Ask also when they will release a turtle and where as when you are lucuky, as we were, you can witness the release of a healthy turtle.

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Canada, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Presentation at beginning is short and informative. Good setting inside with AC. Rules are firm regarding the tour. You should read them. Small gift shop. I think you could access with a wheelchair but i would phone before you plan. The tour of the facility is informative You interact when given a hand full of food to feed turtles. The... More 

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North Topsail Beach, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We have previously toured this amazing facility. The staff are quite knowledgeable. Much Good work is accomplished here. Great tour for all ages. Accessible to all... A must see in Marathon Florida.

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Just amazing place! Incredible! Myriam was so nice! Thank you for this great visit! I recommend this to everyone!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We learned a lot about the plight of sea turtles. The staff were friendly and helpful answering any questions. A must see for the keys.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful educational experience from young to old. It was about 90 minutes and worth time and money. We became members of the hospital. It is for a good cause.

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Thank Roy S
Naples, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the most education and enjoyable tours I have ever been on. To see and learn how this turtles get injured by us and care for by this non-profit organization is fanominal. It was an eye opener.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Learning about sea turtles and the challenges they face was very interesting. Our guide was informative and knowledgeable. A film was offered, short lectures about the turtles and the care they receive were given. We were able to see the turtles up close after learning about them and why they were brought into the hospital. It's great that there's a... More 

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