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Busch Wildlife Sanctuary

#1 of 56 things to do in Jupiter Features Animals
Loxahatchee River District, 2500 Jupiter Park Drive Jupiter, Jupiter, FL 33458
+1 561-575-3399
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Busch Wildlife

A small reserve to help rehab animals. Nice variety of local fauna. Large enclosures. They range... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Leslie C
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New Hope, Pennsylvania
Great place to take the family

Whenever we have company from out of town, this is one of the places to take them. It's amazing how... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Patricia A
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Jupiter, Florida
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Loxahatchee River District, 2500 Jupiter Park Drive Jupiter, Jupiter, FL 33458
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A small reserve to help rehab animals. Nice variety of local fauna. Large enclosures. They range from snakes to bears, cougars and alligators. We went on Monday afternoon when the feed the alligator and crocodile at 4PM - they eat fast! A good trip with...More

Thank Leslie C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whenever we have company from out of town, this is one of the places to take them. It's amazing how well they take care of their animals. They also have an educational hour under a tiki hut where they bring out different wildlife. They discuss...More

Thank Patricia A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to go check out with little ones. I would say it can be a little buggy at times so do not forget some short of spray. They work by donation so there is not a specific cost to go. You will not stay...More

Thank scope20
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These guys manage to do amazing work on donations and a small budget. It is a perennial field trip destination, so go when it will not be crowded with school buses. Generally lots of animals to see and those under their care are well kept....More

1  Thank Rhonda H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is so much going on here since I visited a few years ago.... They are expanding and making the critters they have rescued even more at home. There is a wild animal hospital, too. They have a little gift shop.... Give them a call...More

Thank Nicki S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great place to take children They can see animals that have been rescued and saved. Not large but very nice.

Thank bobtracy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been here once and it was a lovely experience. There is a lot of shade so you don't feel like the sun is beating down on you even when it's hot out. We really enjoyed the barn where you learn about different animals and they...More

Thank Katarina L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely zoo & a great place to bring small children. It has a lot of Florida native wildlife including the Florida panther.

Thank jerseyshorecentral
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Yes the place is free to visit, but they do work on donations! If you chose to come here you probably already figured out that wildlife is cool! This place makes it easy! Super clean, wide walkways and paths, nice enclosures good cross section of...More

Thank crubinan
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Free, or make a donation to support the sanctuary- amazing trails and all the animals u would expect to see. The staff is very friendly and helpful. Convenient to the highways and plenty of parking.

Thank RoccoHollywood
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friend2009
Are the grounds handicap accessible?
26 April 2017|
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Response from Rebecca S | Reviewed this property |
Kim K gave the best answer. There are some areas that are only accessed by stairs but most are wood chips and narrow- prob just wide enough for a wheelchair but not easy to navigate because of the surface.
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767anniel
When is it open
25 January 2017|
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Response from Markey10 | Reviewed this property |
Open 10 am - 4:30 pm Monday through Saturday
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Stacy B
Is it free
5 May 2015|
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Response from CAROLANNL133 | Reviewed this property |
The Bush Wildlife Santuary is free or you can make a donation. A great place to take children who like animals. It is in Jupiter off Indiantown Road. Take Central Blvd to the first light and take a right. Be sure to go... More
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