The Global Wildlife Center, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, strives to ensure the conservation of threatened and endangered species through the education of future generations. Our work cannot continue without the generous financial support of our members. Membership with unlimited free tours are only $75 per person, so join today! The best part about becoming a member are the Members Only Events we host yearly.
Membership covers only the named Adult or Child. You can purchase a Membership for just you or one for every individual person in your family! You can even purchase them as a gift for someone special such as Parents, Grandparents, couples, and friends. Children ages 1 and under are FREE. (Must be named and provide photo at the time)
1 Year Membership Card with photo – Unlimited Safari tours!
10% Discount on all Safari Gift Shop items
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1 FREE pass - Louisiana Children's Discovery Center
Tickets are sold on a first come, first serve basis and are not sold in advance, online or over the phone. Plan to arrive earlier than the check in times listed below to purchase tickets.
Only one week is advertised at a time. Tour times are updated every Friday.
Mon, Dec. 10th: 10,12,2
Tues, Dec. 11th: 9:30,11,12:30,2
Wed, Dec. 12th: 10,12,2
Thurs, Dec. 13th: *UPDATED* 10, 12, 2
Fri, Dec. 14th: 11,12:30,2
Sat, Dec. 15th: 9,10,11,12,1,2
Sun, Dec. 16th: 9,10,11,12,1,2
Hours of Operation
Open year round, 7 days a week. Always call (985) 796-3585 first for safari check–in times and availability. Tour times are updated every Friday. Tickets are available on a first come, first serve basis.
Types of Payment
Cash, Check, Credit Card: Visa, MasterCard, Discover & American Express
*The Center will be closed on Monday, December 24th, Tuesday, December 25th, Monday, December 31st, and Tuesday, January 1st.*
*Expect to be on the grounds for at least two hours total from your tour check-in time to return time. *On busy days, tours may sell out hours before check-in. Please prepare for a wait during holidays and pretty weekends.
*Reservations should be made in advance for private Pinz tours or groups of 25 people or more.
The Global Wildlife Center IS THE largest totally free-roaming wildlife preserve of its kind in the country located in Folsom, Louisiana. GWC is home to over 4,000 exotic, endangered, and threatened animals from all over the world.