Welcome to Loggerhead Marinelife Center!

Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) is one of Florida’s most unique nonprofit
cultural destinations focused on ocean and sea turtle conservation.

Our vision: To be recognized locally and internationally as the leading authority
in sea turtle education, research, and rehabilitation.

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Upcoming Events

Aug
20
Mon
Evening Guided Tour @ Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

LMC’s Evening Guided Tour offers guests an after-hours tour, led by an experienced guide. Light bites and refreshments will be provided as participants are led through our exhibit hall to learn about the different sea turtle species, LMC and our conservation efforts. For the second part of the tour, guests will be brought beyond the gates of our turtle yard for a “meet and greet” with our sea turtle patients.

•    Tours are $15/adult
•    Ages 8 and up
•    Advance reservation required, limited to 15 guests
•    Tour length is one hour

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Hatchling Release @ Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Aug 20 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The Hatchling Release program at Loggerhead Marinelife Center is a unique experience that allows our visitors to learn about sea turtles and the nesting and hatching process. The program begins with an after-hours experience to view our current patients in our outdoor Sea Turtle Hospital, followed by a presentation and ends with a trip to the beach to see LMC staff release sea turtle hatchlings into the ocean.

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Aug
21
Tue
Public Guided Tour @ Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Aug 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Public guided tours are offered seven days a week. If you’ve ever wondered about the fish in our tanks or the turtle patients in our hospital, this is the tour for you.  Lasting an hour, these tours are led by educational docents who will answer all your burning questions. Sign-in at the Guest Services desk in the main lobby.

•    Tours are $8 per adult / $5 per child under 8

•    Limited to 15 guests due to space constraints

•    One hour in length

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Fish Feeding @ Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Aug 21 @ 3:00 pm – 3:20 pm

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Stop by our exhibit hall and take a trip through Florida’s Coastal Ecosystems. Watch the unique and interesting creatures that inhabit our aquariums.  Learn about different feeding behaviors and food choices as our fish, corals, anemones and much more chow down.

This program is FREE and all guests are welcome to attend.

Evening Guided Tour – Hospital Edition @ Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Our newest program offers guests the ultimate experience during an after-hours tour, led by an experienced guide. Light bites and refreshments will be provided as participants are led through our exhibit hall to learn about the different sea turtle species, LMC and our conservation efforts, and a variety of aquaria found in our local marine ecosystems. For the second part of the tour, guests will be brought beyond the gates of our outdoor sea turtle hospital for a “meet and greet” with our sea turtle patients. The tour also offers an inside tour of our hospital. This is the only experience where we offer a behind the scenes hospital tour!

•    Tours are $20/adult
•    Ages 8 and up
•    Advance reservation required, limited to 15 guests
•    Tour length is one hour

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Latest News

  • August 20, 2018 05/29/15 Double Sea Turtle Release off Juno Beach Thursday Morning

    Who: Tiffany & Seabastian When: Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 10:30 a.m.; pre-release procedures begin at 10 a.m. Where: Loggerhead Marinelife Center (14200 US Highway One, Juno Beach) What: LMC will release two sea turtle patients, Tiffany & Seabastain off Juno Beach. Tiffany and Seabastian will be prepared for release from LMC starting at …

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  • August 17, 2018 05/29/15 Last Chance to Nominate for Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s 10th Annual Go Blue Awards Luncheon featuring Jeff Corwin

      Loggerhead Marinelife Center will accept nominations until Saturday, Aug. 25 for Florida’s most prestigious ocean conservation awards ceremony, the Tenth Annual Go Blue Awards Luncheon, featuring renowned conservationist Jeff Corwin. About the luncheon: Hosted by Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC), the Go Blue Awards Luncheon recognizes and awards …

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  • August 15, 2018 05/29/15 August 2018 Newsletter

    CEO CHATTER WITH JACK LIGHTON   Dear Friend of LMC, Here in Florida, summer vacation may be over but LMC is heating things up as we head towards our 6th Annual Marinelife Day at The Gardens Mall which will occur on Saturday, August 18 from 11 a.m. to …

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