Museum in Jekyll Island

4-H Tidelands Nature Center

Run by a staff of peppy University of Georgia science students, the Tidelands is a kid-friendly nature center with some neat display cases on local ecology and resident wildlife, including a baby alligator,...

Wildlife Reserve in Jekyll Island

Georgia Sea Turtle Center

This endearing attraction is a conservation center and turtle hospital where patients are on view for the public. Behind the Scenes tours (3pm on Wednesday, Friday and Saturday) and Sunrise Turtle Walks (around...

Amusement Park in Jekyll Island

Summer Waves Water Park

Waterslides, lazy rivers, wave pools and other aquatic attractions await you and the kids at Summer Waves. Plus, a gift shop and fast-food outlets.

Museum in Jekyll Island

Jekyll Island Museum

Interesting exhibits at this museum include local history and ecology. Visitors can take a tram tour of the area and historic buildings (adult/child $16/10).