UGA Marine Center and Aquarium
1180 E. Broad St., Athens
Experience the wonders of the Georgia coast at the University of Georgia Marine Education Center and Aquarium in Savannah! The facility operates year-round and offers a hands-on, feet-in approach to learning about marine science and coastal ecology for students in grades Pre-K-12 as well as college students, teachers, and the public. Educators can choose from a suite of classes, including boat trips to unique barrier islands, salt marsh explorations, and lab studies of microscopic plankton found in Georgia’s coastal waters. Visits to the facility can range in length, from one hour to several days. All programs are aligned with Georgia’s Standards of Excellence and Ocean Literacy standards. For more information and reservations, visit gacoast.uga.edu/planning-a-visit.