Here's a list with descriptions of the facilities and parks available to you through our department. These are all open to the public, and most buildings can be reserved for use in advance or scheduled for a special event. For details on reservations, please contact our Facilities Coordinator. Operating hours for some of these facilities are seasonal, so be sure to check for the current policies, rates and hours.

Outdoor Facilities

  • Memorial Park
  • Jaycee Park
  • Park of 7 Flags: Small Passive Park with fountain and bench seats, located on Butler Avenue at the west end of Tybrisa
  • Sally Pearce Nature Trail: This short hiking trail is located on the south side of US-80 at Fifth Avenue
  • Blue Heron Nature Trail: This trail is also off US-80, but on the north side of the street, opposite Lewis Avenue - very nearly across 80 from the Sally Pearce Nature Trail.
  • North Beach Birding Trail: Walk west from the Tybee Island Lighthouse down North Beach into the Bird Sanctuary. Access to the beach is through the North Beach Parking Area, located behind Fort Screven on Meddin Drive.
  • Tybee Pier and Pavilion: Contact Chatham County Parks and Recreation Department at 912-652-6781

Indoor Facilities

Note: The Tybee Gymansium, the YMCA, the Cafeteria, and the Old School are all part of the same complex of buildings at 204 Fifth Street near Butler, just south of City Hall and the Library.

  • Old School Complex (204 5th Street, next to Memorial Park):
  • Guard House:  31 Van Horne Avenue): North end of the Island, on Van Horne directly across from the end of Campbell Street.
  • Tybee American Legion: Please contact the Legion at 912-786-5356
  • Tybee Lite Shrine Club: Please contact the Shriners at 912-786-4362
  • Tybee Arts Association provides classes, plays, Annual Art Auction and Annual October Festival of the Arts 912-786-5920.