Western North Carolina Nature Center

4.7681 Votes Currently Open [Closes at 05:00 pm]
  • Address: 75 Gashes Creek Road, Asheville, NC 28805, United States
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  • Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-8282598080
  • Ticket Price: 11 USD
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Park, Zoo, Aquarium, Entertainment, Family And Kids, Nature

A 42 acre zoological park located in Gashes Creek Road The Western North Carolina Nature Center is home to over 60 species of animals and birds. Here you’ll find especially the animals native to the South of Appalachian Mountains. Founded in 1924 and accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums the Nature center offer an array of Family as well as School Programs. Some of the place’s highlights are Appalachian Station, Otter Falls, World underground, Small Mammals, Red Wolf Run, Black Bear Ridge, Western North Carolina Farm and Trillium Nature Trail. A fun place for a family visit.

Western North Carolina Nature Center Travel Tips

  • They also organize school group trips.
  • No individual under 16 years of age is allowed on the grounds without an accompanying adult.
  • Soft drinks and snacks can be purchased on-site.

Entrance Ticket Details For Western North Carolina Nature Center

  • Adults: $10.95
  • Adults (Asheville City Residents: $7.95)
  • Seniors (65 & over): $9.95
  • Seniors: $9.95 (Asheville City Residents: $6.95)
  • Youth (3-15): $6.95
  • Youth (Asheville City Residents: $5.95)
  • Age 2 and younger free.

How to Reach Western North Carolina Nature Center

  • By Rented Car
  • By Taxi

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  • Western North Carolina Nature Center Address: 75 Gashes Creek Road, Asheville, NC 28805, United States
  • Western North Carolina Nature Center Contact Number: +1-8282598080
  • Western North Carolina Nature Center Timing: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Western North Carolina Nature Center Price: 11 USD
  • Best time to visit Western North Carolina Nature Center(preferred time): 10:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Western North Carolina Nature Center: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 56.19% of people who visit Asheville include Western North Carolina Nature Center in their plan

  • 58.46% of people start their Western North Carolina Nature Center visit around 1 PM - 2 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Western North Carolina Nature Center

Thursday, Saturday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Western North Carolina Nature Center

People normally club together Blue Ridge Parkway and Asheville Hot Air Balloons while planning their visit to Western North Carolina Nature Center.

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