With 50 giant tortoise sculptures and 65 young tortoise sculptures to find across Jersey, there was so much to see and explore! 


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Meet the giant tortoises

Tortoise Takeover featured 50 giant tortoise sculptures. Meet the tortoises that made up this magical trail. 

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Meet the young tortoises

Our smaller-shelled friends were designed by schools and community groups from Jersey. They were on display in shops, community spaces and office buildings across the island. 

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Meet our hare-o

'Love To Run' joined the trail as an exciting twist to Tortoise Takeover. Each week, the hare moved to a different location and was on display alongside some of our other tortoise sculptures.


Trail sponsors

Affinity Private Wealth | All Pets Veterinary Centre | ATTOL Architecture & Interiors | Bailiwick Express | BCR Law LLP | BDO C5 | Blue Islands | BNP Paribas | Butterfield Bank (Jersey) Limited | Cazenove Capital | Cherry Godfrey | Cooper & Co & Jersey Development Company | Crestbridge | Deloitte LLP | Durrell | EFG In The Community | Equiom (Jersey) Ltd | Ferryspeed | Government of Jersey | Granite Products (C.I.) Limited | HSBC | Intertrust Group | Investec | Jersey Electricity | Jersey Mutual | JTC| Le Gallais Self Storage | Legendre Group | LV Care | Maples Group | Moore Stephens | Mourant | Ogier | Ports of Jersey| Praxis | Prosperity 24/7 | PwC | Quilter Cheviot Investment Management | Rathbones | Ravenscroft | ROK | Ronez Limited | Royal Bank of Canada | RSM CI | Rubis ChanneI Islands | Sanctuary Trust | Santander International | Standard Bank | Stonehage Fleming | Suntera Global | The Royal Yacht Hotel & Spa | Voisins Department Store 

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