Roar With Lions From 5 Feet Away! Take a Tour of our Zoological Park!

Visit over 20 species of animals wildly up close

On a tour of our zoological park, you’ll walk the three-quarter-mile path with a highly-trained guide and gain an understanding of each species’ ecological importance. You’ll also get to know each animal’s individual personality and story. We’re about reconnecting you to wildlife—so every tour is a conversation.

Public Tours


Looking for an amazing adventure? Meet our animal residents wildly up close! Available on weekends and select holidays.
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Private Tours


Looking for a more intimate experience? Come on a private tour of the park or host a birthday or anniversary party, or come on a Photo Safari.

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Events

The wildly popular Girl Scout Day returns on Sept 7th. Local chefs and brewers come together on Sept 27 for Lions, Tigers, and Beer.

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Groups


Come on a Wild Field Trip with your students; bring your social group, college club, or girl scouts or boy scouts on a group tour. You can even camp overnight!

What's New


Center News

  • Lions, Tigers, & Beer!
    Join us on September 27th, 2019, for the most delightful animal benefit of the year: Lions, Tigers, and Beer! What makes this fundraiser so unique?  After […]
  • Wild About Wolves
    NEW: Wild About Wolves We are thrilled to introduce a brand new membership program: Wild About Wolves! This exclusive, private experience will make you an honorary […]
  • Roaring Reel to Real
    Join us for a movie on the lawn at our second Roaring Reel to Real event! On July 27th, 2019, take a break from the couch […]
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Community Blog

  • Adoption Spotlight: William Serval
    All About William Serval! August’s spotlight is on this somewhat silent and stoic serval! We’d like to help you learn more about him so that you can decide […]
  • All About Renato Geoffroy’s Cat!
    May’s spotlight is on this mellow and personable Geoff! We’d like to help you learn more about him so that you can decide how you’d like […]
  • Live Keeper Talk Recap: Training
    Do you want to start off by giving an overview? What does training mean when you’re talking about these animals? On a really broad spectrum, training […]
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The Conservators Center is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, charitable organization dedicated to reconnecting people with wildlife. We are focused on public education throughout the Triangle and Triad areas of North Carolina and partner with other organizations around the state and across the country to create opportunities for members of the public to learn more about the animals we share our planet with.