portroyalsound 310 Okatie Highway
Okatie, SC 29909
(843) 645-7774


Maritime Center Hours: 10am-5pm Tuesday – Friday
& 10am-4pm Saturday

Administrative Hours: 9am – 5pm Monday – Friday


Tour Guides and Operators
Nature Centers


Tours Available; self-guided, guided tours available for schools with appointment Family Friendly

Rate Information

There is no admission fee for the Maritime Center. Tours are self-guided with volunteer docents available to answer questions and assist as needed. Some programs and activities do have fees associated with them.


Parking Lot Groups Welcome Handicap Accessible Meeting/Tour Event Space Rentals

The Foundation renovated the former Lemon Island Marina to establish an engaging and exciting educational experience. The center opened in November 2014 and features exhibits, classrooms, hands-on learning spaces and other areas where you can learn about and celebrate Port Royal Sound. Enjoy diverse and fun opportunities to experience and connect with the Port Royal Sound Area.

PRSF is a non-profit dedicated to the betterment and conservation of the waters and lands of our unique salt marsh ecosystem.

Upcoming Events

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