The Museum of Discovery and Science (MODS), 401 Southwest 2nd Street, Fort Lauderdale will be hosting Moonlight Turtle Walks on Fort Lauderdale Beach on June 25 and 30 and July 1, 2, 14, and 16 from 8 p.m. – 1 a.m.
·The Turtle Walk adventure begins at the Museum of Discovery and Science with an informative presentation by Museum staff about sea turtles. Guests will then travel to Fort Lauderdale Beach where a Museum expert guide will scout sea turtles’ nests.
· Guests should be prepared to walk approximately one to two miles in the sand and provide their own transportation and snacks. Participants must be 9 years of age or older.
· From spring to early fall, female sea turtles embark on an annual pilgrimage to the same beach where they were born to build nests and lay eggs at night and then return to the ocean.
Space for these events is limited! The price for Museum members is $19 and $21 for Non-museum members. To secure your spot, visit mods.org/turtlewalks2020 or call 954-713-0930.
Parking is available in the Museum bus loop on a first come, first- served basis.