• Emerald Tree Boa
  • Eastern Green Mamba


Summer Hours:

Memorial Day – Labor Day: Friday before Memorial Day through Labor Day
Monday through Sunday 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

Winter Hours:

Labor Day – Memorial Day: Tuesday following Labor Day through Thursday before Memorial Day
Wednesday through Sunday - 11AM to 5PM.
Closed Monday and Tuesday.


Regular: $9.00*
Retired /Veteran military, Military dependent’s with ID cards, Educators, 55 & Older: $8.00*
Military: Active & Children: 4 & under: Free
Groups of 10 or more who pay by a single source: $7* per person.
*Includes Tax --A 7% NC sales tax is included in all admission sales.

Admission ends one hour before closing.

We gladly accept Cash, and every Credit and Debit card issued in the U.S.
We do not accept personal checks.


Guided tours are led by the Director or Curator and are offered only on weekdays – no weekend guided tours available.
$50 in addition to your individual admission charge

We require at least a 2-week prior reservation to ensure your date and time. Deposits and reservations are also encouraged to ensure the rate. To make a reservation or to receive more information, please contact us at:
email: capefearserpentarium@gmail.com
call: 910-762-1669 and leave a detailed message after the informational greeting and someone will return your call within 48 hours.


Cape Fear Serpentarium welcomes ALL schools from ALL states.

School Group rates (public, private, & charter):

Students K – 6th grades: $5 each
Students 7th – 12th grades: $7 each

ALL school groups must have 1 Adult/ Teacher/Chaperone per 10 students. Adult teacher or chaperone will be charged the adult group rate of $9. School bus drivers are admitted for free.

We recommend that all school groups notify us at least 24-hours in advance of arriving to ensure our hours and receive the school rate with a receipt waiting upon payment.

Walk-in school groups of minimal size will be gladly accepted and admitted, but may be delayed during busy times.