Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary

7101 Palmer Blvd.
Sarasota, FL 34240
82_640x667.jpg - Buc The Kodiak Bear
82_640x667.jpg - Buc The Kodiak Bear
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79_640x960.jpg - Kira in the Pool Enjoying Enrichment
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78_722x480.jpg - Sweet Heart

The Big Cat Habitat & Gulf Coast Sanctuary is a 501c3 non profit safe haven for all animals in need. Our pledge is love, respect and sanctuary for life for all the 150+ animals here. The mission is to educate the public about current animal issues, foster appreciation and to stress the importance of habitat preservation. Experience a family friendly, up close adventure of the exotic kind!

+Open: Generally open Wed-Sun 12-4 throughout the year. Check www.BigCatHabitat.org or BigCatHabitat&GulfCoastSanctuary facebook page to confirm

+Free live animal encounters generally occur at 1:00pm & 2:00pm, subject to availability

+Admission: Adults $18.00, Child $8.00  Parking is always free. Active Military, Veterans, and First Responders free. Handicap accessible facility.

+Safari Snackbar open & Souvenirs available.

(941)371-6377 www.bigcathabitat.org

PRIVATE TOURS, SCHOOL FIELD TRIPS, WEDDINGS, COMPANY PICNICS, CORPORATE EVENTS, ROMANTIC SUNSET SAFARI DINNERS AND OFFSITE EDUCATIONAL & SPECIAL APPEARANCES ALSO AVAILABLE AT YOUR LOCATION.

 

 

  • Facility Amenities
    • Discounts Available
    • Family-Friendly
    • Free Admission
      • Active Military & Veterans, Police, Firefighters
    • Handicapped Accessible
    • Tours Available
    • WiFi
  • General Information
    • Admission
      • $18 Adults $8 Child 2-12 Free to Active Military, Veterans, Police, Firefighters, EMT
    • Days Open
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    • Hours of Operation
      • Generally, Wed-Sun 12 - 4 p.m. From September 14-October 28, we are open Fri-Sat-Sun only.
  • Meeting Venues & Services Facility Details
    • Audio/Visual Services
    • Event Managers
    • Outdoor Space
    • Private Space
    • Restaurant on Site
    • Tables & Chairs