Where to view Sea Turtles?


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Captive Sea Turtles - Facilities List

  1. Clearwater Marine Aquarium
    249 Windward Passage
    Clearwater, FL 33767-2244
    727-441-1790 or 888-239-9414
    Admission Fee
  2. Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife
    3883 Sanibel-Captiva Rd
    Sanibel, FL 33957
    239-472-3644
    Can only be viewed via closed-circuit tv
  3. The Conservancy of Southwest Florida
    1450 Merrihue Dr
    Naples, FL 34102
    239-403-4230
    Admission Fee
  4. Environmental Studies Center
    2900 Northeast Indian River Dr
    Jensen Beach, FL 34957
    772-219-1887
  5. The Florida Aquarium
    701 Channelside Dr
    Tampa, FL 33602
    813-273-4000
    Admission Fee
  6. Florida Oceanographic Society
    890 NE Ocean Blvd
    Stuart, Florida 34996
    772-225-0505
  7. Gulf Specimen Marine Laboratory
    222 Clark Dr
    Panacea, FL 32346
    850-984-5297
    Admission Fee
  8. Gulf World Marine Park
    15412 Front Beach Rd
    Panama City, FL 32413
    850-234-5271
    Admission Fee
  9. Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park
    1010 Miracle Strip Parkway SE
    Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
    850-243-9046 or 800-247-8575
    Admission Fee
  10. Gumbo Limbo Nature Center
    1801 North Ocean Blvd
    Boca Raton, FL 33432
    561-338-1473
  11. John D. MacArthur Beach State Park
    10900 S.R. 703 (A1A)
    North Palm Beach, FL 33408
    561-624-6952
    Admission Fee
  12. Key West Aquarium
    One Whitehead St
    Key West, FL 33040
    800-868-7482
    Admission Fee
  13. Loggerhead Marinelife Center
    14200 US Highway One
    Juno Beach, FL 33408
    561-627-8280
    Donations Accepted
  14. Marine Science Center at Lighthouse Point Park
    100 Lighthouse Dr
    Ponce Inlet, FL
    386-304-5529
    Admission Fee
  15. Miami Seaquarium
    4400 Rickenbacker Causeway
    Key Biscayne, FL 33149
    305-361-5705
    Admission Fee
  16. Mote Marine Laboratory
    1600 Ken Thompson Parkway
    Sarasota, FL 34236
    941-388-4441
    Admission Fee
  17. Museum of Discovery and Science
    401 SW 2nd St
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-467-6637
    Admission Fee
  18. Sea World Adventure Park
    7007 Sea World Dr
    Orlando, FL 32821
    407-351-3600 or 866-258-5798
    Admission Fee
  19. Theater of the Sea
    84721 Overseas Highway
    Islamorada, FL 33036
    305-664-2431
    Admission Fee
  20. The Turtle Hospital
    Hidden Harbor Marine Environmental Project
    2396 Overseas Highway
    Marathon, FL 33050
    305-743-2552
  21. Walt Disney World, The Living Seas at EPCOT
    Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830
    (407) WDW-MAGIC
    Admission Fee

The following organizations have been permitted by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission to conduct public sea turtle watches. Watches are usually held during June and July and reservations must be made in advance.


Public Sea Turtle Watch - Contact List

  1. Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge
    Vero Beach, FL
    321-723-3556
  2. Canaveral National Seashore
    Titusville, FL
    321-267-1110
  3. The Conservancy of Southwest Florida
    Naples, FL
    239-403-4230
  4. Disney Beach Resort at Vero Beach
    Vero Beach, FL
    407-938-2837
  5. Environmental Studies Center
    Jensen Beach, FL
    772-219-1887
  6. Florida Oceanographic Society
    Stuart, Florida 34996
    772-225-0505
  7. Florida Power and Light Company
    Jensen Beach, FL
    800-334-5483
  8. Gumbo Limbo Nature Center
    Boca Raton, FL
    561-338-1473
  9. Hobe Sound Nature Center
    Hobe Sound, FL
    772-546-2067
  10. John D. MacArthur Beach State Park
    North Palm Beach, FL
    561-624-6952
  11. John U. Lloyd Beach State Park
    Dania, FL
    954-923-2833
  12. Loggerhead Marinelife Center
    Juno Beach, FL
    561-627-8280
  13. Museum of Discovery and Science
    Fort Lauderdale, FL
    954-467-6637
  14. Sarasota County Parks & Rec Dept
    George Tatge
    Sarasota, FL
    941-316-1309
  15. Sea Turtle Conservancy
    Barrier Island Ecosystem Center
    Melbourne Beach, FL
    321-723-3556
  16. Sea Turtle Preservation Society
    Melbourne, FL
    321-676-1701
  17. Sebastian Inlet State Park
    Melbourne Beach, FL
    772-338-2750
  18. Turtle Time, Inc.
    Fort Myers, FL
    239-481-5566

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