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Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat

Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat is a wondrous education and research based habitat at The Mirage Hotel. Featuring some of the world's rarest, most beautiful and exotic animals you can find anywhere the world.

Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat offers you the ability to watch these animals from above and below the water. Watch White Lions lounge under a canopy of tropical foliage, and Atlantic bottlenose dolphins dance across a lagoon.

Note: There are no choreographed shows or performances at the habitat, however you see animal care staff interact with dolphins play sessions and feeding. Feel free to ask any educator or trainer questions you may have about the Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat.

Interesting things to see and do at Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat

Walk along the blue-carpeted ramps to visit the underwater viewing area. There are lots of picture taking opportunity of dolphins underwater. (For great pictures, remember to turn your flash off)

View a video of a dolphin's birth in the underwater viewing area.

Head over the bridge to Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden. This is home to beautiful white lions, white tigers and other exotic cats.

Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat Facts

Royal White Tigers of NevadaHere are a few facts about the Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat.

There are five rare animal breeds, including the White Lions of Timbavati, Royal White Tigers of Nevada, gold heterozygous tigers, leopards, and panthers.

Come face to face with some of the well-known residents born at The Mirage.

• Java, a male leopard born Nov. 19, 2008
• Sibling white, golden and white-striped tiger born April 29, 2008.

• A family of Atlantic bottlenose dolphins, including Bella born Sept. 6, 2008

The Mirage Resort & Casino
3400 Las Vegas Blvd. South
Las Vegas, NV 89109

Hours of Operation
Hours vary seasonally; last entry is one hour prior to close
Hours are subject to change without notice. For more information contact (702) 791-7588
Ticket sales begin at one hour prior to opening.

* Hours of operation are subject to change due to special events or inclement weather. For the most up to date hours of operation please call 702-791-7188.

Admission to both exhibits:
Adults: $22;
Children 4 – 12: $17;
Children 3 and under: No charge when accompanied by an adult
Nevada Residents with valid ID receive discounted admission price Jan. 1 – Feb. 29
Annual Pass: One Adult 55.00; Children 4 – 12, $40.00

Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat group tours

Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat offer guided one-hour VIP tour that provides exclusive insight into animal care. The group tours are strictly limited to five people per group, with a maximum of three groups per tour and three tours per day.

Tours may be scheduled at 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., 2:30 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. daily. All groups are encouraged to arrive ahead of schedule. Please call for reservations at 702-792-7889

To commemorate the occasion, each member of your group will be given an 8x10 print of your group's photo taken with one of our dolphins.

Atlantic bottlenose dolphins

Trainer for a Day Program

For a once-in-a-lifetime experience, Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat at The Mirage allows you to train with the dolphins. The exclusive Trainer for a Day program offers an up-close, unique zoological experience, allowing you to interact with and learn about a family of Atlantic bottlenose dolphins.

Shark Reef Aquarium at Mandalay Bay

• Unique, day-long Trainer for a Day program allows guests to work side-by-side with animal trainers and their dolphins

For Trainer for a Day, VIP tour or group reservations, call (702) 792-7889

Things you should know about Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat

Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat is a non-smoking facility

Aluminum cans, glass, plastic lids, straws and bottle caps are not permitted in the habitat.

The dolphin pool area are considered splash zones. Protect your cameras, cellphone and other valuables from getting wet. These pools contain salt water, and may damage your personal belongings.

The best seating location to view the dolphins is along the pool wall. Keep your arms and belongings on the outside of the wall.

Be aware that large cats spray to mark their territory. Use caution when walking past lion and tiger habitats.

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