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Address: 2221 E. Ashboro Road, Centerpoint, IN 47840
Phone Number: 812-835-1130
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Just like everyone said, this is definitely 5 stars

The road gets smaller, and even turns into gravel... no worry, you're on the right track. Two miles on gravel road and you're there. It's all rural roads without lamps. A GPS will... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 5, 2016
Raymond S
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Elgin, Illinois
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Elgin, Illinois
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51 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016 via mobile

The road gets smaller, and even turns into gravel... no worry, you're on the right track. Two miles on gravel road and you're there. It's all rural roads without lamps. A GPS will be very helpful. You won't see any sign until the last mile. Just like everyone said, the cats are beautiful, and they get closer to us than... More 

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North Vernon
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52 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

We attended their annual Pumpkin party last Sat (11/7/15). They hollow out pumpkins and fill with meat. Then they place them in the pens and the big cats roll them around until they can get the meat out. Beautiful sunny day and many attendees. They do an amazing job here with the rescued cats. So amazing to stand close to... More 

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Indianapolis, IN
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73 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015 via mobile

This place was great! If you're looking for something neat, educational and different then this is the place. You can get up close to these beautiful cats. They have over 200 cats in the habitat, not all are on display, but there are several and different varieties. The tour guide did a nice job of explaining each animals story. Our... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

I have been here twice & really enjoyed both times. The cats are well cared for. The tour guide tells the stories of each cat. The cats have pools, balls, plenty of room to roam and structures to climb on. We were there this time at lunch time & the cats were awake & active. We saw a lot of... More 

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Wisconsin
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16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

We sort of stumbled into this place. The girls are big cat fans and found this place while googling the internet. What a find. You will not find any signs telling you that this place is nearby. Follow the directions given on their internet site, but you will not know you are there until you see the sign at the... More 

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2 Thank WisconsinBeef
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

If you love animals, this is a must see. Educational about the plight of big cats in captivity. You get an hour long tour with a knowledgeable guide for at most 10 dollars a person. You can purchase souvenirs. Look at their website for more info. Very enjoyable morning.

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California
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63 reviews
32 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015

I had a couple of hours to kill before my flight out of Indianapolis and several people recommended I go here. It was fabulous! $10 for a one-hour tour of the grounds, with lots of cats that were very well taken-care of. It was nice to see how spacious the enclosures were, and to hear the stories behind the rescues.... More 

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Gulf Shores, Alabama
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

I have been here four times in the last two years and am impressed more each time with the dedication and love everyone who works and volunteers has for these magnificent creatures. You will hear the history of the cats "on display"-- not all are viewed by the public--and realize these people get down and dirty as they clean the... More 

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Washburn,IL
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34 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

We got there late so we went straight to our room we were welcomed by a Mountain lion,Black panther a Tiger named sebastian and 2 Bobcats and a Osalote. We got settled in and walked around outside and listened to the cats taking turn roaring around and talking to each other what a Experience. The next morning they got us... More 

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Greenwood, Indiana, United States
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85 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

I had no idea such a place existed so close to Indy. We found it by accident on Google. Very low key - no frills tour. Over 200 big cats - all rescued. No cubs. They don't breed the cats - only take care of the ones they rescue. Educational and a good way to spend an hour outdoors.

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