Ranked #4 of 13 attractions in Homestead
The best deal in Florida for interactive wildlife experiences!Hug a Kangaroo, Hold an Alligator, Play with Wolves, Pet a...
The best deal in Florida for interactive wildlife experiences!Hug a Kangaroo, Hold an Alligator, Play with Wolves, Pet a Sloth, and more! When you visit us, you will get a close up experience with over 50 species of wildlife from 5 continents including Kangaroos, Anteaters, Sloths, Arctic Wolves, 4 species of Fox, 2 species of Lemurs, Monkeys, 2 species of Fruit Bats, Armadillos, Alligators, 2 species of Porcupines, Emus, large Tortoises, Snakes, Lizards, Coati Mundis, and much more. Join us for the Kangaroo & Wolf Encounters, and participate in one of our hands-on wildlife presentations offered several times each day. Experienced, knowledgeable, friendly staff on site & always available for questions, and to help you have an unforgettable experience. Our five beautiful acres are filled with over 100 mature native and exotic trees that provide lots of shade and interesting, interactive learning experiences. You will have the opportunity to visit the enchanting sunken rainforest garden, as well as our butterfly and hummingbird gardens. You can also explore our organic garden with herbs, spices and other intriguing plants in our candy, drinks, spices, vegetable, medicinal, and pizza sections. All of this is included in our regular admission price. We hope to see you soon. Few experiences touch the heart and mind like a personal encounter with one of nature's fascinating creatures. The resonance of a positive experience like this can last a lifetime.Snacks are available, or bring your own picnic lunch. (No juice boxes or juice pouches please.)Open Wednesday - Sunday 10:00 - 5:00No appointment needed just to visit during regular operating hours.Other times available for groups & private tours. (Please call for an appointment for these.)Adults $15Children 5-12 years $12 - under 5 are free.Florida residents:Adults $12Children 5-12 years $8Yearly memberships are available for unlimited admissions & discounts.DIRECTIONS(We are located on a Miami Street, but please enter our address the following way, and be sure to enter the zip code to find us when using a GPS) 23700 S.W. 142 AVE. Homestead, FL. 33032 - From US1 turn West on SW 232 ST (Silver Palm) Then left on 142 Ave. (Look for yellow wooden butterfly on palm tree on your right side at this intersection. The street sign is hidden.) - From the Fl. Turnpike exit at Caribbean Blvd. Turn right. At US1 turn left & follow above directions. - From West Kendall: Take 137 ave south to end at 200 st., (Quail Roost). Turn right onto Quail Roost. Turn left on 147 Ave. Turn left on 232 st. (Silver Palm). Turn Right on 142 Ave. – or – Krome Ave (177 Ave) south to Silver Palm. Turn Left. Go to 142 Ave. Turn right.- From Homestead: Go North on US1 and turn left onto Coconut Palm (248 St.). In about 1/2 mile turn right on 142 Ave, (Cooper Rd.). We are 7/10 mile on left