We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mike the Tiger Habitat

Features Animals
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Don't miss Mike the Tiger

Its been awhile since I went to see Mike the Tiger, but it is something I have done many times... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
memedebi
,
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Unexpected Treat

I was expecting Mike the Tiger to be spectacular. What I wasn't expecting was the touching moments... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gina S
,
Cedartown, Georgia
Read all 515 reviews
135
All photos (135)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lsu campus”(32 reviews)
“well taken care”(15 reviews)
“viewing area”(5 reviews)
About
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
28°
16°
Sep
23°
11°
Oct
18°
Nov
Contact
N Stadium Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Website
Reviews (515)
Filter reviews
505 results
Traveller rating
389
85
22
4
5
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
389
85
22
4
5
Show reviews that mention
All reviewslsu campuswell taken careviewing areakids lovelsu fansgift shopgreat place to visitmascottigerviicagedigscancerwaterfallnapdukescaptivity
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 505 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago

Its been awhile since I went to see Mike the Tiger, but it is something I have done many times. They gave this Mike a new and better habitat plus to get there you ride through the grounds of LSU, see the beautiful oaks, stadium,...More

Thank memedebi
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was expecting Mike the Tiger to be spectacular. What I wasn't expecting was the touching moments between him and a man that visits everyday. Mike was lying around until suddenly he got to his feet and came to the fence. A man came up...More

Thank Gina S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have truly enjoyed the new Mike especially when he was so young and playful. He’s a beautiful creature and they have them in a lovely enclosure. We bought bricks around the compound and enjoy looking for them every time because we keep losing their...More

Thank NegrilAnnie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No visit to LSU or Baton Rouge is complete without visiting Mike! He is a playful tiger who often comes right up to the glass in his beautiful habitat to check out his visitors! Close to Tiger Stadium and PMAC arena. Lots of photo ops...More

Thank Rebekah B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While visiting friends, they took us to see MIKE VI in his amazing habitat. He was such a ham... sitting as if he was posing for a professional photographer. The habitat was something to see. He is one well cared for TIGER. Don’t miss visiting...More

Thank willimonj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place, very life like. Grounds were lovely, will groomed. Always love seeing lots of flowers and the tigers.

Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a blast just across the street from Tiger Stadium visiting Mike the Tiger. You get up front and personal with him and get a better sense of the enormous size of this magnificent creature.

Thank kidwilks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mike the Tiger lives in a fantastic enclosure just north of the stadium and next to the basketball arena. Mike has some real fancy digs and it all seems very well cared for. Overall this is a unique campus attraction and very much better then...More

Thank NW-John
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recently visited Mike the Tiger's habitat green area and swimming pool. We had four children and it appears Mike is there to entertain. He walked around and into the pool and came up to the glass to give everyone a better view. When we walked...More

Thank Lukeanthonywflorida
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very nice to see Mike The Tiger. He was actually out and near the gate. I like the background that they had about the tiger and previous tigers.

Thank Cassandra P
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 79 hotels in Baton Rouge
Staybridge Suites Baton Rouge-Lsu At Southgate
168 reviews
1.44 km away
The Cook Hotel and Conference Center at LSU
169 reviews
1.46 km away
Red Roof Inn Port Allen - LSU
52 reviews
3.23 km away
Belle of Baton Rouge Casino & Hotel
472 reviews
3.30 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1 101 restaurants in Baton Rouge
The Chimes Restaurant & Tap Room
768 reviews
.95 km away
Louie's Cafe
193 reviews
.78 km away
Highland Coffees
38 reviews
.91 km away
Kaminari Hibachi and Sushi
19 reviews
.94 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 137 attractions in Baton Rouge
Alex Box Stadium/Skip Bertman Field
123 reviews
.97 km away
LSU Tiger Stadium
804 reviews
.22 km away
Louisiana State University
232 reviews
.66 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
TXFOXfan
24 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from BayouTravelerBRLA | Reviewed this property |
You can visit Mike's habitat at anytime day or night. The best time to see him active is during the cooler part of the day. Hope you enjoy your visit. You will really be impressed with his large habitat.
1
Vote
Kimberly J
19 June 2016|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from Thib2723 | Reviewed this property |
If school isn't in session there are lots near the stadium large enough for an RV.
2
Votes
Natashastoltz
13 February 2016|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Gary M | Reviewed this property |
Mornings are best. Mike is also out on sunny afternoons but usually sleeping. On really hot days he loves to swim in the pool at his home...such a fun time.
0
Votes