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Build an Ark Animal Rescue

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Closed Now: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Open today: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Great place to visit!

This is a great place to visit with your children. The animals can be hand fed, petted etc. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gahomegrown
MUST VISIT!

Build an Ark is an amazing place for families. The owner and employees are very nice and the entire... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
carly2019
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Hours Today: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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27 Eagle Mountain Dr, Ellijay, GA 30540-6050
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+1 706-276-3313
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to visit with your children. The animals can be hand fed, petted etc. The owner and her helpers are friendly and helpful.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Gahomegrown
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Build an Ark is an amazing place for families. The owner and employees are very nice and the entire place is run on donations. The animals are friendly and you are able to pet,feed, and hold them. Make sure to look at the photo albums...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank carly2019
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place for family and all ages. Animals were very friendly and owners make you feel welcome. So many cool things to look at!

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank I9785OWmh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Honestly, we were not sure about this place when we first arrived, but our visit to Build an Ark Animal Rescue was definitely one of the highlights of our mountain vacation. The owner is so sweet and provides a loving home for these rescued animals....More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank brewsters123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Its my second time going to the buildanarkanimalrescue, and everytime I go I enjoy going is really fun the animals are adorable and nice and the owner is very nice.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Ismahawk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a really cool place that the kids can walk up to feed the animals. It’s really an experience for the kids. Quite messy take wipes and hand sanitizer for the end. Also wear shoes that don’t let water in. No suede! Sometimes it’s...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Mrblaw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This lovely woman has created a wonderful place that you should definitely visit. Many, many animals to see, feed, pet and place with. Horses, donkeys (there’s a little blind donkey, Nicky—very sweet), cats, dogs, sheep, goats, pigs, emu, ducks, bunnies, a cockatoo, tons of chickens....More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Denise B
Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

This place really gets to the heart of taking care of animals. It’s not fancy, but all about the rescues. The owner even opened her doors to us when they were closed and the weTher was not so great. It was wonderful to be able...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank mlwmccabe
Reviewed 25 November 2018

paid $5.00 a person..There were 6 adults and 4 kids..Lady made us a basket of fruit and took to all the animals..very nice place.no schedule,just at your own pace.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Kristi V
Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

Definitely make time for this! We really enjoyed it! Lots of animals to play with. The owner is super sweet.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Allison A
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SandyP200
6 June 2018|
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Response from KakaC6827 | Reviewed this property |
Build An Ark can’t be responsible for visitors dogs!!!!
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mgwinn4him
8 December 2017|
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Response from SoggyFootwell | Reviewed this property |
Please contact directly for exact hours.
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AGHing
26 August 2017|
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Response from juliehE3199DA | Reviewed this property |
They are currently closed to visitors. Hopefully they will reopen soon.
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