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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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Had a Great Time. Jessica she was good. Grandchildren loved it.

Amazing very clean facility. The animals looked well taken care of. On the visit you are standing... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
anthony a
Jessica knows her Animals

My children had a very intersting time in a smalll group , jessica was our tour guide and did a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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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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12943 61st St N, West Palm Beach, FL 33412-2017
+1 561-790-2116
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Amazing very clean facility. The animals looked well taken care of. On the visit you are standing right next to the animals! On the tiger enclosure. The tiger got on it's hind legs and it's front legs where outstretched on the fence. The tiger was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My children had a very intersting time in a smalll group , jessica was our tour guide and did a great job informing us about the Animals the sanctuary has. Thanks to all the staff.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My 9 year old twins, mother, and I all loved our recent visit to McCarthy’s. What an awesome immersive learning experience! Our tour guide Alexis was very knowledgeable and entertaining. She answered every question we had and was super patient. The sanctuary was very clean...More

1  Thank jillmrg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a wonderful experience and Manny was very informative and friendly. I would recommend it to anyone going to that area. It was definitely worth the admission price of $38.

1  Thank Stay601959
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the warm greeting to the knowledgeable staff, the trip could not have been better! We started out feeding turtles in the lake, than to tortoise petting before we even started. The animals were all so well cared for and appeared to be totally content...More

1  Thank klafrance2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I took my three teenagers (15,17,18) to McCarthy’s and it was a wonderful experience. We all had an amazing time! The staff was knowledgeable and friendly and we, along with a small group of about 12 people, had up close experiences with...More

1  Thank R9933RUheidic
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Jessica was our tour guide and gave a great tour. Unlike a zoo, it’s a much better experience. Jessica was extremely knowledgeable about all of the animals, including their backgrounds and how they ended up at the sanctuary. We got to hold a parrot, a...More

1  Thank jsaginor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ashley was our guide and she was outstanding. She had fantastic knowledge, explained it all extremely well and made it fun. This is a great place to come and learn about wildlife and conservation. Kids will love it as well. First time l have ever...More

1  Thank Wanderer757123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome experience! Kara was a great tour guide, very knowledgeable. My friend and I got to hold a bunch of animals, including a baby kinkajou, which was adorable. I recommend for animal lovers of all ages.

1  Thank Jeannine G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We all loved the tour of McCarthy's Wildlife Sanctuary today.Manny was an excellent guide he was friendly and knowledgeable and very patient with the small kids that asked a million questions. The animals are well taken care of and the enclosures were very clean. We...More

1  Thank Donna C
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Debbie F
15 April 2018|
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Response from Nicole L | Reviewed this property |
We got there for the first tour and all the pathways were freshly graded and flat. The only issues may be the Snake Room and the Gift Shop. Both had ramp access but were small so space is tight. As for the rest of the place... More
8 April 2018|
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Response from Linda5423 | Reviewed this property |
YES! There is a senior discount for sure but I’m not sure of the age. Check the website or give them a call. You will not be disappointed in your visit.
8 April 2018|
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Response from Sarah B | Reviewed this property |
$35 adult $25 per child Very woth the money!