National Tiger Sanctuary is a nonprofit organization dedicated to preservation of the environment through education. We only offer guided tours to ensure our cats are as stress-free as possible. Tours are available at 10 am, 12 pm, 2 pm, and 4 pm Wednesday-Sunday, and we are closed on Mondays and Tuesdays. You only need reservations if you are interested in the Behind the Scenes Tour. Please call the sanctuary to discuss birthday parties, weddings, field trips, group rates, and other special events!
4x4 Nature Expeditions
Ride in an authentic Swiss Army vehicle through the heart of the Ozarks as a biologist discusses the wonders of the natural world. See a big cat too! Available 9:30 am – 5 pm.
Visit with tigers and lions, hear about their personalities, and gain big cat knowledge. Available at 10 am, 12 pm, and 2 pm.
Includes the Awareness Tour; plus, see a leopard and mountain lion, watch the big cats eat, and hear them crunch through bones! Available at 10 am, 12 pm, 2 pm, and 4 pm.
You Feed Tour
Feed the big cats yourself! Includes a free calendar and 8x10 photo of your favorite cat! Available at 10 am, 12 pm, 2 pm, and 4 pm.
Behind the Scenes Tour
3.5 or 7.5 hours
Get a behind the scenes look at animal care, food preparation, and feeding time. Includes a calendar, photo, tour guide, poster, and wristband. Lunch and an EcoTour also included on full day tour. Half day tour begins at 2 pm and full day tour begins at 10 am.
Half Day Per Person
Full Day Per Person