Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge

Atop the Ozark Mountains on 459 acres and home to many exotic and native animals, Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge (TCWR) is one of the most beloved big cat sanctuaries in North America. A nonprofit organization providing compassionate care and a lifetime home to victims of the exotic animal trade, this USDA licensed facility is a “Top 10” Arkansas attraction and one of the most popular in Eureka Springs. Tour the sanctuary to learn how African lions, leopards and servals; Bengal and Siberian tigers; and native cougars, bobcats and black bears found refuge at TCWR. Unique lodging and group discounts available.