Open Air Marine Turtle Museum, Mata de Sao Joao

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Mata de Sao Joao’s Open Air Marine Turtle Museum offers the visitor an opportunity to experience at first hand the work of marine biologists tasked with the preservation of sea turtles. At the museum you’ll see, as well as be able to touch, some beautiful--and enormous--turtles, while the stunning setting of the facility on the Praia do Forte Beach is an added bonus. To visit Open Air Marine Turtle Museum on your holiday in Mata de Sao Joao, and find out what else Mata de Sao Joao has to offer, use our Mata de Sao Joao tour planner.
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  • A great initiative, in the 20 year existence has released millions of sea turtles to the Atlantic ocean. A case of sucess in the environmental protection history.  more »
  • Projeto Tamar in Praia do Forte: a relevant , well organized initiative to sensibilize the people - expecially the young generation, but not only - for a nice future of the our world. I remember also ...  more »
  • If you ask somebody about the "open air Marine Turtle museum" they will likely say "oh you want to go to the Projeto Tamar, in Praia do Forte." The whole coast is a protected turtle site from Aranbepe...  more »