Tiger World is an animal conservation and educational center dedicated to rescue, rehabilitation, and preservation of exotic animals. We are open to the public for educational guided tours and walkabout self-guided tours in Rockwell, NC. Tiger World is a different kind of Zoo. Our educational tours guide visitors throughout the preserve learning about each animal. You will see the animals in a natural setting and have the opportunity to observe them running, playing, swimming, eating, sleeping, and interacting with their handlers. Our goal is provide the best environment in captivity for the animals while also providing a stimulating learning environment for visitors. The intimate setting is a great place to bring the family and learn about the animals up close and personally. Tiger World is one of a handful of accredited zoos in the nation that operates with NO tax support. We depend on admissions, membership dues and donations for funding. Your support is critical to our future.