The Turtle Museum is dedicated to educate about the flora and fauna of the Tortuguero region, especially about the turtles, their origins, the Caribbean Conservation Corporation history and also aims to raise awareness about the dangers that wiles turtles today. The museum has ample space with ramps and access for the disabled, souvenir shop, guided tours at the museum, lectures and workshops on environmental education, school visits and guides training.
The Turtle Museum is located in the John H. Phipps Biological Station of the Caribbean Conservation Corporation (CCC) in Tortuguero, Limón.
Address: John H. Phipps Biological Station in Tortuguero, district: Colorado, canton: Pococí, province: Limón, Costa Rica. Zone postal code: 70206.
GPS coordinates: 10.342728,-83.424672 (10°20’33.82″N, 83°25’28.82″W)
Schedule: From Monday to Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and from 2:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sunday from 2:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Phone: + (506) 2709-8091, 2709-8125.