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Marine Discovery Center

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520 Barracuda Blvd, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169-5329
+1 386-428-4828
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My son attended the Marine Discovery Center Camp for 5 to 7 year olds and absolutely loved it!

I highly recommend the Marine Discovery Camp for kids. The teachers were committed to teaching the... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Jason J
New Smyrna Beach, Florida
Great place to take the kids

We took our two grandsons there and they really enjoyed the experience. Very interesting exhibits... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
James B
New Smyrna Beach, Florida
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520 Barracuda Blvd, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169-5329
+1 386-428-4828
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

I highly recommend the Marine Discovery Camp for kids. The teachers were committed to teaching the kids in a way which was fun and entertaining. The camp was worth every penny and my son will definitely be coming back next year.

Thank Jason J
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We took our two grandsons there and they really enjoyed the experience. Very interesting exhibits which are geared to ages 5 to 12, very interactive.

Thank James B
Reviewed 26 June 2017

I am working on a historical art project for NSB. Chad and everyone there were fantastic. The marine life is fascinating and the location reaches out into the lagoon

Thank pamela P
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

While spending time in Florida recently, we decided to try the Dolphin Discovery Tour. Our guide, Charity, and the captain, George, were awesome. Charity was so knowledgeable about the animals, birds and vegetation in the lagoon. The two hour trip allowed us to see all...More

1  Thank jdmayo
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We visited in June on our way out of New Smyrna and LOVED the Marine Discovery Center. Our kids, ages 3, 10, and 12 all enjoyed it. We were there during the seahorse and octopus feeding, which was extra fun. We liked walking over to...More

Thank Heidi E
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Our daughter has attended two summer camps at MDC. She has had a wonderful time, the staff and volunteers are wonderful. We already signed her up for another camp. She hates to just go and sit at the beach, but she loves going with MDC...More

Thank CCO522
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Boat cruise was really nice and professional. Tour guide was a naturalist and knew the area and the animals. Saw manatee,dolphins and turtles. Had to come back early to beat a thunderstorm but was well timed. Went inside museum on return and viewed the sea...More

Thank mary532
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Informative, good for families. they have kayaking and/ or dolphin tours here. the kayak tour is pretty basic. but the tour guide is sweet. decent price, but you do need to make reservations!

1  Thank Hope S
Reviewed 16 May 2017

This was a very informative and fun 2 hour tour. The people are amazing in their knowledge of everything that you see and hear. Saw dolphins, tons of nesting birds and for me first time ever a baby pelican. The price is minimal with maximum...More

Thank Nuderuby
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

The dolphin tour was amazing! Make sure to get your 5$ off coupon out of the free flippin hot. Com coupon handout you find them all over. We saw a pod of dolphins lots of native birds and bird babies! Well worth the trip. Call...More

Thank Angelec C
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15 January 2015|
Response from TraciMDC | Property representative |
Wow, I am so sorry I didn't get back to you before your visit. This is a new feature for me, so it caught me off guard. We have various kayak tours which run every day of the week. Most are 2 hours long and leave from our... More