Elephants are Back!
Elephants are Back!

Elephant Encounters are now available!

Giraffe Encounters
Giraffe Encounters

Meet the Giraffe in our up close Giraffe Encounters!

Horseback Riding
Horseback Riding

See our miles of trails on horseback!

Elephants are Back!
Elephants are Back!

Elephant Encounters are now available!


Wilstem is located on US HWY 150 between French Lick and Paoli.  Be sure to look for the sign!  For GPS directions, use 4229 US 150 W, Paoli IN 47454.


Wilstem has resumed operations!  For a full list of the actions Wilstem Wildlife Park is taking to protect our guests and staff please click the link below!

Featured as one of the top 10 places in the United states to see and interact with big animals!

What a place!

Welcome to Wilstem Wildlife Park, we can't wait for you to experience all we have to offer.  We're nestled on 1,100 acres in the heart of Southern Indiana between Paoli and French Lick, just a short drive from Louisville, Cincinnati, Indianapolis, Evansville, and St. Louis. Whether you enjoy meeting our animals during our animal encounters, adventuring on our zipline tours, or horseback riding Wilstem in French Lick has something for everyone!  Make your experience memorable by bringing the family for our family activities.  Stay the night, and book a cabin in French Lick IN.

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4229 US-150 W, Paoli, IN 47454

Have a group?  Whether you are planning a meeting, educational field trip, wedding, or family reunion, Wilstem is the place for you!

With your support, we can enrich the future !

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Lodging Amenities

Outdoor Pool

Gift Shop

Discounted Big

Splash Adventure


Basketball Court

Charcoal Grill

Hiking Trails

Volleyball Court

Fire Pit

Peace with Nature

Pool towels NOT provided

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