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Address: 12943 61st Street North, West Palm Beach, FL 33412
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+1 561-790-2116
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Tue - Sat 11:00 - 13:00
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Seven lush acres of endangered wildlife surrounded by a botanical garden...

Seven 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 Panthers seen from just four feet away you can't get any closer than this by law! Hands on experiences with parrots, kinkajous, alligators, snakes, and well who knows what else. You will have to come by and experience it for your self! We are a 501 (c) 3 non-profit wildlife rescue facility that take in injured native wildlife, orphaned babies, and unwanted exotic pets! Your experience here goes hand in hand with helping us with the tremendous expense in this cause.Price is $35.00 Dollars for adults and $25.00 Dollars for children. Reservations required.

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Wonderful Place the animals are all very well cared for. Tour Guide was excellent. Very close access to the large cats. Great place to visit for the 1:40 min hour. We plan on... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Wonderful Place the animals are all very well cared for. Tour Guide was excellent. Very close access to the large cats. Great place to visit for the 1:40 min hour. We plan on going back next year

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We went with our grandson twice. The 3 of us enjoyed it a lot! The Sanctuary rescues wildlife and rehabiltates them before returning them to their natural environment. An interesting show is provided featuring many unusual reptiles! A great family visit!

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is very special! Brie was a great guide. She is very knowledgeable! The animals are very loved and properly cared for here. It was a pleasure to enjoy this sanctuary with my two children. The children were completely entertained and learned a lot! So did I! Great spot!!! Worth the time and monetary investment, indeed!

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west palm beach
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great experience with private tours and animal interaction. Close up (very) with lions/tigers/snakes (don't be scared). Wonderful and knowledgeable staff.

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Coral Springs, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Sanctuary is well maintained our guide was female and very knowledgeable. They have several big cats and quite a variety of animals. The weather has been warm and lots of the animals were sleeping, they seemed well cared after.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our time at McCarthy's Wildlife Sanctuary was delightful! Manny was our guide, and he was very knowledgeable and helpful. He answered all the questions we had about the animals and made our tour very fun and entertaining. These beautiful animals look very happy and healthy. The entire place is very clean and well taken care of. I absolutely recommend visiting... More 

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Thank Carolina A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have been meaning to write a review for this sanctuary for so long that I actually forgot the name of the wonderful guide who led our tour, which is unfortunate because her breadth of knowledge and enthusiasm greatly enhanced our experience. I have vacationed in South Florida since I was a little girl and have always loved it, but... More 

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Richmond, Virginia, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Bridgette did such a great job providing insight on all the different types of animals (all of which are well taken care of) in the sanctuary! Would definetely recommend in the west palm beach/ palm springs area.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kara our guide was very knowledgeable about the animals, She clearly cared a great deal about them. This is not a zoo. McCarthy's takes care of animals who have no other place to go. It was great to see them close up in a caring environment.

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Marblehead, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can't believe in all of the years we have been visiting my mother that we never heard of this place! What a wonderful 2 hour tour with Brie! Brie was not only knowledgeable, but her passion and enthusiasm were awesome to watch. She worked very hard at getting some of the animals to show off for us. My kids... More 

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