When visiting Tybee Island there are so many things to do. We here at Oceanfront Cottage Rentals know that having an easy list of kid-friendly activities & attractions is a must to make the most of your visit to Tybee Island with kids. Check out the list below or read our blog: Tybee Island attractions for kids and discover our Things to Do section along with bringing your pets as well. While here also don't forget to capture those favorite moments with beautiful photos using a professional Tybee Island Photography Service.
Kid Friendly Attractions
Take your kids to visit the brand new facility on the North part of the island! This interactive center offers an amazing opportunity for children to explore and learn first-hand. Learn more about this amazing Tybee Island attraction for kids on the Tybee Island Marine Science Center website.
This kid friendly attraction offers a great opportunity to teach and entertain children of all ages with the history of the Civil War! The very informative staff provides guided tours of the bunkers, musket/soldier demonstrations, and cannon firings on Saturdays. Learn more about Fort Pulaski.
Tybee Island Lighthouse Station & Museum
One of the most complete lighthouse complexes in the country, the station and museum offer a unique opportunity for children and families to explore a still operational facility. Learn more about Tybee Island Lighthouse Station & Museum.
Tybee Beach Pier
The pier and pavilion offer great fishing, amazing views, and hosts a variety of performances and special events with its open-air dance floor & space. A great place for families with children, the premises offers picnic tables, restrooms, and a snack bar.
The Crab Shack is a must see dining and history experience that encompasses great seafood and so much of the unique personality of Tybee Island. An extremely welcomeing and family friendly establishment, kids love the outdoor waterfront setting topped with baby alligators in the lagoon. Don’t miss this fabulous opportunity to eat at one of Savannah’s best dining destinations, right here on Tybee Island.
Oatland Island Wildlife Center
The Oatland Island Wildlife Center has over 100 maritime forest acres that offers more than 150 animals, over 63 species of mammals, avians, reptiles, and amphibians. Walk the mile and a half that links all of the amazing exhibits, or check out the Marsh Board Walk to observe the beauty of the tidal creek and marshes.
This tiny island which measures just 3 miles long and 1 mile wide—is the perfect spot for those seeking a relaxing quiet family day trip. Access to Little Tybee Island is limited as no roads or bridges connect it with mainland Georgia. You must take a boat, kayak, or book an excursion to explore the island.
Kid Friendly Activities
The island offers loads of beautiful shoreline with public & private access.
Parks & Playgrounds
Memorial & Jaycee Parks offer guests a wide variety of family-friendly activities. More on Tybee Parks
Tybee offers great fishing opportunities, and for anyone under the age of 16, there is no license needed.
Dolphins can be found along any of Tybee beachelines, especially Northshore.
Book Your Tybee Island Family Vacation Today!
Book your next amazing Tybee Island family vacation rental today with Oceanfront Cottage Rentals. We have a variety of beautiful Tybee Island vacation rentals that will meet anyone's needs even your kids! We also have great local knowledge to help you and your family make memories to last a lifetime.