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Gator Chateau

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100 Rue de Lacadie, Jennings, LA 70546-3277
+1 800-264-5521
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Fun stop!

We stopped here because of the sign we saw on the road while traveling through Louisiana. So glad... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
Mexico City, Mexico
via mobile
Gotta pet gators

Get up close and personal with gators. Fridays, June thru Sept @ 3:30 watch them being fed. Very... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2017
Linden L
Saint Francisville, Louisiana
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100 Rue de Lacadie, Jennings, LA 70546-3277
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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped here because of the sign we saw on the road while traveling through Louisiana. So glad we did! Awesome experience holding a baby alligator. The young lady assisting us was very knowledgeable about alligators and answered all of our questions. Definitely recommend this...More

Thank jillebert64
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Get up close and personal with gators. Fridays, June thru Sept @ 3:30 watch them being fed. Very friendly staff. Great place to take kids. Go fishing in the pond or play on the playground.

Thank Linden L
Jeffdavisparish, Public Relations Manager at Gator Chateau, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Thanks for your review! Come back and visit soon!

Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

My 6 yo was thrilled to hold a baby alligator, my 3 and 5 year old grandkids wouldn't do out, but they loved seeing them. Great little rescue organization, helping to educate the public! Near by park looks great, but it was raining when we...More

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 8 July 2017

We stopped at the park to eat lunch on our way to Houston and tripped upon the Gator Chateau. They "Rescue, Educate and Release." You can hold and/or pet baby gators, ask questions and look at the older gators. The young lady that worked there...More

Thank APECFamily
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

This place is tiny, it's similar to a nice rest stop with a park and a couple of buildings - one that happens to have gators. We got to hold a small gator and the gentleman was friendly and knowledgeable. Next door was the tourist...More

Thank MindyLynn731
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

we had visited the Gator Chateau located in Jennings at the Oil and Gas Park right by the Tourist Center, with our kids. Our daughter could touch a small 2 year old alligator. staff was really friendly and we can only recommend to go there...More

Thank Timo W
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

It was a quick fun little stop to by us some time before we had to check into a hotel. We ended up holding a 2 year old alligator and this picture is the 6 month old. The kids loved it and the workers are...More

Thank Delaney M
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

This is a fun 5 minute stop for the kids. The billboard says hold a baby alligator and ... sure enough we walk in and the young lady inside hand a live alligator to my 11 year old (it's jaws were rubber banded shut but...More

Thank DrJim2
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Learn a little about wildlife and hold a baby alligator here. The staff is very friendly, patient, and knowledgeable as they give one on one attention to every visitor regardless of age. You can watch them feed grown alligators outside while holding baby gators safely...More

Thank Jamie L
Reviewed 26 January 2017

I stopped here to get directions to Sam Houston Jones State Park for a hike. I ended up holding an alligator after I had was the best cup of coffee in the world. Thanks to the ladies at the tourist center for helping me find...More

Thank B A
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