The Elephant Sanctuary

The Sanctuary is currently home to 11 elephants retired from zoos and circuses, many of whom suffer long-term health and behavioral issues common to elephants that have spent their lives in captivity.
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Links and Resources

For more links and resources worldwide, please visit the Sanctuary's official website,  The Elephant Sanctuary is a refuge for elephants who have been held in captivity and performers in various circuses or penned in zoos now need of the peace and quiet of the Sanctuary to recover from their past.  The About Us page has a list of values and 

The Elephant Sanctuary map

Although visitors are not permitted at the Elephant Sanctuary, the trust has a wonderful learning center in downtown Hohenwald, The Discovery Center, where guides will inform visitors about the history and interesting details of the Elephant Sanctuary.  Be sure to read about the Center in our website, and then plan your next visit.


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