Parrot Mountain and Gardens in Pigeon Forge, TN

1471 McCarter Hollow RoadPigeon Forge, TN 37862
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Overview

Parrot Mountain and Gardens is nestled on four acres of beautiful landscaped gardens. The park features hundreds of beautiful tropical birds along with thousands of flowers, plants and trees. The birds are housed outside in beautiful English Style cottages, where they can enjoy sun, rain and fresh air as in their natural habitat. Visit the unique gift shop with garden and related bird items!

Good To Know

from Ashley, one of our Pigeon Forge Travel Experts
  • View newly hatched parrots and watch hand feedings.
  • Deli with views of Smoky Mountains.
  • Four acres of lush gardens.
  • English style gift shop.
  • Inspired by the Bible.
  • Bring a camera.
  • 4 miles from The Parkway.
  • Enjoyable for all ages.

Description

from Parrot Mountain and Gardens
Parrot Mountain and Gardens is a beautifully landscaped, four-acre garden park featuring hundreds and hundreds of tropical birds, along with thousands of flowers, plants and trees.

See and enjoy 146 different species of parrots and softbills from Asia, Central and South America, Indonesia, Africa, Australia and other countries, all in a Garden of Eden setting. In our bird garden, you can feed the parrots and have souvenir photos taken while holding a parrot. Experience a walk-in aviary where colorful Australian Lorikeets drink nectar from a cup in your hand.

Our birds are housed outside in beautiful English Style cottages, where they can enjoy sun, rain and fresh air as in their natural habitat. During your visit, stop by our nursery where you will see newly hatched baby parrots and watch them being hand fed. You can also purchase a bird if you fall in love with one and take it home.

  • Enjoy lunch from our deli while sitting in our new cabana overlooking the Smoky Mountains and listening to the sounds of tropical birds. We have the BEST Angus Hamburgers and handcut fries in the Smokies.

  • Visit our unique English style cottage Gift Shop with garden and related bird items.

  • Walk through our Secret Garden where you can see Toucans, Horn bills, Magpies and other birds flying freely in our beautifully landscaped secret garden.

  • As you stroll down beautiful paved pathways you will enjoy viewing tens of thousands of flowers and plants. Have your picture taken sitting in our unique butterfly, peacock and dragonfly benches. Enjoy the soothing sounds of the picturesque waterfall.

Reserve Pigeon Forge Customer Reviews

19 Reviews
kenneth lirette
Houma, LA
1 Review
Verified Traveler
"Excellent"
November, 2018
This was a wonderful place to visit. We enjoyed everything about this place. Would recommend this place.
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Tip: This is for both adults and children loved it

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Fiona R.
AU
2 Reviews
Verified Traveler
"What a great place"
November, 2018
We really loved seeing all the different birds and feeding them and having photos taken with them. Had a great time. My favourite part of the trip.
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Tip: Take camera, plenty of photos with all the lovely birds.

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Amanda Kinder
Rural Retreat, VA
1 Review
Verified Traveler
"Absolutely Beautiful!!"
August, 2018
This was the best part of our trip. It was BEAUTIFUL!!! The birds, the flowers, plants, EVERYTHING WAS GORGEOUS!!
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sue ellison
hinton, WV
1 Review
Verified Traveler
"Beautiful"
July, 2018
Lovely birds liked it. Didn’t like it was so very steep was unexpected especially the elderly I felt sorry for.
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Tip: It’s very steep parking and all uphill through birds

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Shelly Nuckols
Rockville, VA
6 Reviews
Verified Traveler
"My Favorite Place in TN"
June, 2018
Much more than I thought it would be. We spent all day there. Feeding the birds, taking pictures of them and having them on your hand, shoulder and head.The gardens are beautiful with birds everywhere, We had birds sing, dance, talk and copy us. We did this the first day and it was the best we did all week.
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Tip: Make sure you take a camera and plan to spend a lot of time there.

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Clara Hanacek
Charleston , TN
1 Review
Verified Traveler
"Going to the birds"
June, 2018
I love my visit. This is the 3rd time I have been here and I love it every time. I feed the parrots and get to interact with them. Then I go feed the Lorys. It's not an expensive attraction and well worth it. I will be going back.
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Tip: Get the ticket for feeding the Lory's at the ticket booth. At least get one picture because those birds you get pictures with are so sweet

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Reserve Pigeon Forge Customer
Black Diamond, WA
1 Review
Verified Traveler
"Really enjoyable"
May, 2018
This place was better than we expected. It was beautiful, relaxing, and peaceful. We spent a couple hours looking at all the gorgeous birds, pretty plant life, and reading life-giving scriptures placed around parrot Mountain. We are glad to have included this in our vacation!
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Tracy Meadows
Carbon Hill , AL
1 Review
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"Birds understanding humans"
May, 2018
It was an experience that I really loved. I would absolutely do it again!! The birds are soooo smart and beautiful. They really understand us. I'm a big fan of George. He just laid his head on my shoulder and let love on him. He is a umbrella cockatoo. I am now looking for one to make their fore8home.
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Tip: Calming and breathtaking!!!

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jessicapTn
Kingsport, Tennessee, Usa
"Hidden gem!"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed January 16, 2019 NEW
We went here on a whim and am so glad we did! We had seen the big “Hollywood” type sign for years but never went. Everything is beautiful. We loved the nursery. Very informative and you can tell Gods creatures are very well taken care of. Worth the money knowing they are using it for good.
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lorin439
lake city, United States
"fun with my daughter and grand daughter"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed January 16, 2019 NEW
I took my daughter and my granddaughter. both are great animal lovers so they really enjoyed it. My daughter held every bird she possibly could
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TheTraveler345
Jacksonville, Florida
"This was so enjoyable."
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed January 15, 2019 NEW
Get up close and personal with hundreds of birds.This was tricky to get too but so worth it. Beautiful - just beautiful.
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bwl8772
Charlotte, North Carolina
"Don’t miss this!"
TripAdvisor user rating 4 out of 5
Reviewed January 05, 2019 NEW
You should go. Even if you’re not sure. You can learn a lot and there is something to enjoy for everyone including the birds, gardens, and views. They are doing a good job rescuing and rehabilitating the birds. The picture with all the birds is a must. It’s something that we keep out and everyone asks us about.
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rebsrx
Jackson, Mississippi
"Beautiful and relaxing day with the kids"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed January 03, 2019 NEW
We visited the Gatlinburg/ Pigeon Forge area this past summer and are planning on going again this summer. We will definitely be going back here. My 9 y/o still talks about how.much she loved it. We literally spent all day here. Make sure you visit the bird nursery area for a great hands on experience. The staff was very helpful with the kids and did a great job of keeping the cages clean. They had a very impressive variety of birds and the landscaping was beautiful. So glad I found this place on trip advisor.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Parrot Mountain and Gardens

What are the hours of operation for Parrot Mountain and Gardens?
The park is open during the following times:

  • March, April, May, June | 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • July | 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • August, September, October | 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • November 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Closed for the season November 30th
Can we interact with the birds?
Yes. Throughout Parrot Mountain and Gardens, you’ll have the opportunity to see and feed more than 70 types of birds. In the baby bird nursery, you’ll be able to pet our baby birds.

If desired, you and your family can purchase a bird to take home. Our expertly trained staff will show you how to take care of them properly.

Is this attraction good for all ages?
Yes. Children of all ages find our birds absolutely fascinating.

Where is Parrot Mountain and Gardens located?
We are located at 1471 McCarter Hollow Rd, Pigeon Forge, TN 37862, next to Dollywood and Splash Country.

Is Parrot Mountain and Gardens wheelchair accessible?
Parrot Mountain and Gardens is handicapped and wheelchair accessible. Due to steep inclines, golf carts are also available for an additional fee.