Welcome to Loggerhead Marinelife Center!

Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) is one of Florida’s most unique non-profit
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

Jul
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Public Guided Tour @ Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Jul 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Guided_tour(web)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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Jr. Research Lab @ Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Jul 23 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm

The Children’s Research Station presented by the Marshall E. Rinker, Sr. Foundation exercises science skills in children through an experiential lab. Geared at children ages up to 12, the junior veterinary lab accommodates up to 10 children at a time during daily half hour programs, taking participants from sea turtle rescue to release.

Cost: Free
Ages: 6 – 12
Time: Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays at 3:30pm; Saturdays at 11am, 1pm & 2pm

Jul
24
Tue
Public Guided Tour @ Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Jul 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Guided_tour(web)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

Register Here >>

Fish Feeding @ Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Jul 24 @ 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
Jul 24 @ 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

  • July 12, 2018 05/29/15 Sea Turtle Release off Juno Beach Thursday Morning

    Who: Loggerhead Marinelife Center When*: Thursday, July 19, 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 sea turtle patient, TFD! TFD is a small adult male loggerhead that was found in the St. Lucie Power Plant intake canal …

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  • July 10, 2018 05/29/15 Double Sea Turtle Release off Juno Beach Thursday Morning

    Who: Loggerhead Marinelife Center When*: Thursday, July 12, 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, Skerry & Eloise off Juno Beach. Skerry is a sub-adult loggerhead that was found in the St. Lucie …

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  • July 2, 2018 05/29/15 Guy Harvey – A Happy Ending

    Written by Sawyer Morrow, 2018 marketing intern. Everyone loves a great success story and a heart warming happy ending! Recently, the LMC team of staff, volunteers, and supporters had the opportunity to experience the LMC version of a happy ending: a turtle release! Like many turtle …

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