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Learn About Intriguing Marine Life in the Keys

February 13, 2018

By Mary West

Posted in: Pelican

Because of the focus on marine life in the Florida Keys, the area has attractions that educate people about the inhabitants of the sea in the most fun and entertaining way. When you stay at Pelican RV Resort, be sure and schedule a visit to the places below.

Dolphin Research Center

The Dolphin Research Center offers a wonderful, exciting experience for anyone wanting close encounters with the charming creatures. Your adventures include holding on to the dorsal fin of a dolphin while it takes you for a ride around the lagoon. The dolphins are also trained to rest their jaw on your palm, giving you the opportunity to pet them. You'll definitely leave with a smile in your heart.

General admission is $28 for adults and $25 for children. The address is 58901 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, Grassy Key.

The Turtle Hospital

Take a captivating tour of The Turtle Hospital to see how the sea animals are rescued and rehabilitated. It’s an amazing place where you can learn more than you can imagine. This attraction is a must-see for visitors in the area.

Admission is $25 for adults and $12 for children. The address is 2396 Overseas Highway in Marathon.


An angler’s utopia, our campground is one of best RV parks in the Florida Keys. Aside from fishing, in the high season you’ll enjoy activities such as bingo games, barbeques and movie nights.

Please see our special offers. If you have any questions about our rates or amenities, give us a call at 305-289-0011, or send an email to pelicanrv@suncommunities.com. The address is 59151 Overseas Highway in Marathon, FL.

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