Carolina Raptor Center
6000 Sample Road
Huntersville, NC 28078
(704) 875-6521
Conservation of birds of prey through education, research,
and the rehabilitation of injured and orphaned raptors.



Lazy 5 Ranch
15100 Mooresville Rd
Mooresville, NC 28115
(704) 663-5100
See over 750 Animals
Horse Drawn Wagon Rides or Drive Through in your Own Car!


North Carolina Zoo
4401 Zoo Parkway
Asheboro, NoC 27205
(800) 488-0444
Connect with wildlife from two different continents as you explore 500
acres of exhibits carefully constructed to resemble natural habitats.
Walk from Africa’s grasslands to North America’s Arctic coast.


Sea Life Aquarium

8111 Concord Mills Blvd # 99

Concord, NC 28027

(704) 979-0635
At SEA LIFE, you will:
– See over 5,000 creatures including sharks, seahorses, octopus, jellyfish and rays, swimming in over 150,000 gallons of water
– Watch our fun talks and feed shows throughout the day
– Hold a crab or touch a starfish in our Interactive Touchpool Experience
– Test your creature knowledge; take part in our free kids quiz trail
– Journey through our underwater tunnel as sharks and rays swim overhead
– Check out our children’s soft play area

Tiger World
4400 Cook Road
Rockwell, NC 28138
(704) 279-6363
Animal conservation and educational center dedicated to rescue,
rehabilitation, and preservation of exotic animals.