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McCarthy's Wildlife Sanctuary

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Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Wonderful facility, beautiful animals surrounded by CAREgivers♥️ Jessica was great and we loved... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
mizznicki192
So fun!

Saw the reviews on this and they were all good. It was off and on raining but the staff provided... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
hmpie2015
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RESERVATIONS REQUIRED! : Eight lush acres of endangered wildlife surrounded by a botanical garden situated in the palmetto and pine forest of West Palm Beach! Over 200 animals from White Tigers to African Lions, Black Leopards, Ligers, Lynx and Amur...more
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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12943 61st St N, West Palm Beach, FL 33412-2017
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+1 561-790-2116
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Wonderful facility, beautiful animals surrounded by CAREgivers♥️ Jessica was great and we loved seeing how happy the kitties where when they saw her!

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank mizznicki192
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Saw the reviews on this and they were all good. It was off and on raining but the staff provided umbrellas and said “the tigers actually like the rain”. I was so excited to see this place. We were in a group of 15 with...More

Date of experience: November 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Thanks to our tour guide Lisa, my friends and I had a great experience, she was full of knowledge and was able to teach us and create an atmosphere that made our experience fun and informative. Lisa was able to answer an questions we had...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Brandon O
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went with an 8 & 10 year old. They were enthralled. Very close up with Ligors, lions, tigers, and snakes. Guide was excellent. Kids got to handle snakes, small gator and pet tortoises. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank JoeR342
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great place to visit. Up close and personal with all the animals. Really enjoyable guide. Would recommend this to anyone.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Joseph R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were visiting West Palm Beach and decided to check our McCarthys after reading the Trip Advisor reviews. Hands down, one of the best wildlife experiences we have ever had. Alexis was our guide and she was incredibly informative and her relationship and obvious affection...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank kaeditravelling
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My Uncle wanted to bring my kids and we thought it would just be another animal park, nice but not too memorable after we left. This place was absolutely the opposite. It was a great and engaging guide who took us to meet (not just...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank BudapestDude
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped by McCarthy's wildlife sanctuary yesterday and had a phenomenal experience! Our tour guide Lisa was extremely informative and knew very specific details of each animal she introduced us to. I'd highly recommend going through a tour with her, she was friendly and interactive....More

Date of experience: November 2019
1  Thank Dontae L
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the very best live animal tour ever! My husband and I were lucky to have Lisa, our wonderful tour guide, all to ourselves. Lisa was courteous, friendly, knowledgeable, and most importantly, loving to the animals. Lisa narrated the tour with lots of details...More

Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank Venture432880
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My sisters and I and my teen niece came down to West Palm FL to celebrate our parents 60 wedding anniversary. I was in charge of a Saturday activity and found McCarthy’s on Trip Advisor. It is as reviewed, a hidden gem! Alexis, our guide,...More

Date of experience: November 2019
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Getaway97439
April 21, 2019|
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Response from N9790KGtonyb | Reviewed this property |
No and make sure your cell phones are off or on silent
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February 5, 2019|
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Response from Smb1600 | Reviewed this property |
They may allow its worth the try, great place for young kids
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Peter D
October 7, 2018|
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Response from nadya9042 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure . You cannot play with them here however it is the closest you’ll ever get
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