The University of Georgia Marine Education Center & Aquarium

30 Ocean Science Cir.
Savannah, GA 31411- Map It
(912) 598-2496

AAA Editor Notes

The University of Georgia Marine Education Center & Aquarium, on Skidaway Island at 30 Ocean Science Cir., features saltwater aquariums displaying local marine life with additional exhibits focusing on the ecology, marine science, archeology and fossils of the coastal region. A touch tank lets visitors interact with marine invertebrates. A self-guiding nature trail and boardwalk winds through maritime forest and salt marsh ecosystems. The 680-acre property, formerly portions of two plantations, is shared with the Skidaway Institute of Oceanography. Picnicking is permitted.
$6; $3 (ages 3-12, ages 55+ and military with ID). Cash or check only.
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9-4, Sat. 10-5. Closed major holidays and most Sat. preceding Mon. holidays; phone ahead.