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Global Wildlife Center

#1 of 4 things to do in Folsom Features Animals
26389 Highway 40, Folsom, LA 70437-7777
+1 985-624-9453
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Great place for kids and adults!!!

We traveled over an hour to get to this place and it was well worth the trip! This is one the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
South Berwick, Maine

I have been looking forward to this for two years but couldn't talk a grand child into going... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LIsa B
Slidell, Louisiana
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“private tour” (32 reviews)
“wagon train” (7 reviews)
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26389 Highway 40, Folsom, LA 70437-7777
+1 985-624-9453
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We traveled over an hour to get to this place and it was well worth the trip! This is one the cleanest safari's my family has ever been on, and we have been on several over the years. The animals are well kept and you...More

Thank taroblis
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been looking forward to this for two years but couldn't talk a grand child into going . Finally my four year old grand daughter showed interest so we went. She wanted to see lions which of course they do not have. I wanted...More

Thank LIsa B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the kids had a blast feeding the animals. The wagons are installed with horn speakers that makes anyone's voice quite annoying as they talk... and talk they did... throughout most of the 1'15" ride. It would have been nice to have the tour guide talk...More

Thank yakyu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have gone here on a school field trip and for a friend's birthday on a private tour. The private tour is worth the extra money! You go off track amd get right up in the animals as opposed to staying in the track and...More

Thank RachaelRS530
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We had 3 children with us, a 15 yr old, a 7 yr old and a 2 yr old. One child had been to the Global Wildlife Center before but was extremely excited to go again. I have to say that staff was excellent and...More

Thank Merry P
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

First time visitor to Global Wildlife Center, but it certainly won't be our last. Took our two year old grandson and he had a blast feeding the animals. I heard from past visitors that the earlier you go, the better your experience will be because...More

Thank fleurdelis504
Reviewed 7 May 2017

A good experience to be up close with giraffes, buffalo, llamas and many other animals. The animals are quite trained to follow each shuttle train as they get fed by everyone who pays for the feed. All in all a nice up close and personal...More

Thank Robert I
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We took a family trip on Good Friday and we arrived a little before the first tour took off, the first tour was already sold out, but we made it on the second tour of that day. Plan to arrive early on pretty spring days,...More

Thank Laurie W
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Our third visit. This time we were scheduled for the 1:30 tour, after waiting 11/2 hrs, we were loaded @2.00 pm. We were not taken near the Giraffe's, we saw mostly different sheep, Zebras, nalcuy. No giraffes, many animals were very far from the caravan,...More

Thank kennedysjamdan
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We did a private tour for 2 back to back 1 hour sessions. We got the sack of food and it was plenty for us to feed all the animals. Our guide got us within camera zoom distance to the baby giraffe that had been...More

Thank denarn1
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Victoria E
Is it worth the extra money for the private tour vs the regular safari tour?
13 May 2017|
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Response from Chrissy S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is worth it for several reasons. First, you get to go off-trail to see more of the animals up close which the group tour does not do. Second, you run the risk of being with a group tour that could have a... More
How much are the tickets for adults and children? when are you open?
16 October 2016|
Response from Cherry S | Reviewed this property |
It's all on the website. watch out for rain... they cancel tours at the last minute due to rain.
Capricious P
I'm worried that my kids will get hungry if we are there all day. Is there a restaurant or something at the Wildlife Center where we can eat? And, if so, what kind of food could we get? (my kids are young and picky eaters)
22 September 2016|
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Response from FLCindy | Reviewed this property |
Yes its a bit pricey for generic fast food