125 Bourne Ave
Pooler, GA 31322
Phone: (912) 748-0017
Fax: (912) 748-9666
University of Georgia Marine Extension Service Marine Education Center and Aquarium
Mo to Fr from 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM,Sa from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PMThis aquarium serves as a resource for educators, students and the public on coastal Georgia marine ecosystems. Featuring exhibits on tidal creek, salt marsh, ocean environments and 14 tanks containing native species, the center is the only saltwater aquarium open to the public in Georgia. Kids can climb aboard a model shrimp boat that is part of an exhibit on the shrimp industry. Take a hike on two trails through forest and along the marsh.