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

Feb
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Hammock Hike @ Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Feb 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

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Led by an experienced Naturalist, our beach walks and hammock hikes are an excursion through some of Florida’s most precious habitat.  Navigating through the rare coastal hammock and natural dune systems, you will learn the birds in the trees all the way to the grains of sand on the beach. Registration begins at 10:00 am at the Guest Services desk in the main lobby.

Cost: $5, under 3 are free  |  Ages: All

In partnership with Palm Beach County ERM Natural Area division, we are now offering our Hammock Hike program for free.

Public Guided Tour @ Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Feb 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

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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 yard, 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 $7 per adult / $5 per child under 12
(Children under 3 are Free!)

•    No pre-registration is required

•    Limited to 15 guests due to space constraints

•    One hour in length

Dr. Logger Show @ Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Feb 23 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm

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Dr. Logger is an educational ambassador for sea turtles. Through an interactive show, Dr. Logger educates the audience on the life of a sea turtle, by addressing various topics: threats, nesting, anatomy, lifestyle, etc. This 30 minute show is for guests of all ages, it’s interactive with the audience and fast-paced.  No pre-registration is required.

Cost
: Free  |  Ages: All

Public Guided Tour @ Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Feb 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 yard, 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 12
(Children under 3 are Free!)

•    No pre-registration is required

•   Nonrefundable within 30 days

•    Limited to 15 guests due to space constraints

•    One hour in length

Dr. Logger Show @ Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Feb 23 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Dr_logger
Dr. Logger is an educational ambassador for sea turtles. Through an interactive show, Dr. Logger educates the audience on the life of a sea turtle, by addressing various topics: threats, nesting, anatomy, lifestyle, etc. This 30 minute show is for guests of all ages, it’s interactive with the audience and fast-paced.  No pre-registration is required.

Cost
: Free  |  Ages: All

Latest News

  • February 22, 2018 05/29/15 February 2018 Newsletter

    CEO CHATTER WITH JACK LIGHTON   Dear Friend of LMC:   With Gratitude, Jack E. Lighton President & CEO   TurtleFest 2018 Loggerhead Marinelife Center will host its 15th Annual TurtleFest on Saturday, March 24 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Over 10,000 guests will join together at TurtleFest 2018 at the free-admission event, which focuses …

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  • February 21, 2018 05/29/15 Former Go Blue Awards winner “lets it glow”

    Photographs of bioluminescent species to be featured on U.S. Postage Stamp Collection Stunning photographs from Dr. Edith Widder, a past Loggerhead Marinelife Center Go Blue Awards recipient, current Go Blue Awards judge and CEO/senior scientist of Ocean Research & Conservation Association will be featured on …

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  • February 20, 2018 05/29/15 Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa to host sea turtle nesting season kick-off with the Sea Turtle Hospital at Loggerhead Marinelife Center

    The Forbes Five-Star Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa in partnership with the Sea Turtle Hospital at Loggerhead Marinelife Center will host the February Blue Friends Cocktail Social, a celebratory start to Palm Beach County’s sea turtle nesting season, on Wednesday, Feb. 28 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Eau’s …

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