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Briarwood Ranch Safari Park

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Closed Now: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Open today: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An experience I won’t forget!!!

Just getting to say “I fed a zebra” was everything!!! I love the animals and how friendly and... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2018
Johnson City, Tennessee
via mobile
The buffalo are huge!!

We rode their wagon and it was great to be able to put all of your attention on the animals. There... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2018
Bristol, Tennessee
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“petting zoo”(11 reviews)
Briarwood Ranch is an Auto Safari Park offering a scenic, four-mile safari through beautiful hills and pasture lands where you will experience animals from six continents. You can take your time studying their behavior from the safety of your own...more
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Hours Today: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
255 Briar Thicket Rd, Morristown, TN 37713-2117
+1 865-919-5072
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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Just getting to say “I fed a zebra” was everything!!! I love the animals and how friendly and sweet they was. One of my favorite experiences in my life for sure and for my family. We love taking mini trips in the summer and I...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank chelseam491
Reviewed 27 June 2018

We rode their wagon and it was great to be able to put all of your attention on the animals. There was a wide variety and several that we had not heard of. We purchased buckets of food and it was quite entertaining to try...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Great interaction with animals in their environment. Loved feeding and petting them. Highly recommend a visit..

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

The guides were friendly and very helpful. They made sure all the students had plenty of food and had a chance to see all the animals. They were very knowledgable and able to answer any questions. We rode in two wagons, and they were very...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank 270katiea
Reviewed 25 January 2018

What a surprise! Taking the grands was perfect, but I would go again even without them. The first "must" is purchasing plenty of food to share among the wide variety of animals. Be sure to start by taking a leisurely stroll around the displays closest...More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank Sherry S
Reviewed 13 November 2017

I had one of the best days of my life at Briarwood Safari Park last Friday. After getting our feed buckets, we drove the 4-mile drive through the park in our own car and were excited about the number of animals that came right to...More

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank Rosalee_50
Reviewed 10 November 2017

This is a wonderful off the beaten path experience. We drove through on our own and had no trouble getting the animals up to the car. Staff was friendly and accommodating.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank TasteandSeeCafe
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

This was the second time that I had been there. I enjoyed it both times. The first time I drove thru the park. The second time I decided to go on the wagon. I take alot of photos so this was better for me. Everyone...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Found Briarwood Safari by accident while driving around on vacation and I must say it turned out to be the most memorable part of our vacation! Seniors to small children in our group all agreed it was well worth the stop. The staff was super...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Gary R
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This trip was my third time back to Briarwood. The first two times, I drove through, which was great, and lots of fun, you can take your time with feeding the animals, go around as many times as you want. You actually see more animals...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank annpc2
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Teresita G
14 November 2016|
Response from lrover2016 | Reviewed this property |
I believe adult tickets were $17.00. Senior was $16.00. A large bucket of food was $3.00. Not sure about children. Do remember cash or checks only. It was so much fun! ENJOY!