Tiger World, 4400 Cook Road, Rockwell, is a nonprofit animal conservation and educational center dedicated to rescue, rehabilitation, and preservation of exotic animals.
Tiger World is about 41 minutes to the northeast of Charlotte, and very convenient to Kannapolis and Salisbury. It’s also very close to Gold Hill, which is definitely worth exploring. We provide a guide to hiking in Gold Hill.
Visiting Tiger World costs $15 for adults, and $12 for children age 2-17 and for seniors over age 62. Admission is free for children under age 2.
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On Saturday, September 18th, 2021, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tiger World is holding a special event, Toasting for Timbavati.
On this day, all admissions will be donated to conservation partner Global White Lion Protection Trust to help protect the wild Timbavati lions of the Timbavati region of Kruger National Park in South Africa.
The special event will feature local food and wine vendors, an interactive education station, and specialized merchandise promoting the event.
If you’ve been thinking of visiting Tiger World, this would be a great day to do it!
Admission price is the same as always: $15 for adults, and $12 for children age 2 to 17 and for seniors over age 62.