Hours and Location

The Valley of the Kings is not open to the general public – Only members and their guests are allowed to enter the property

Please learn more about how to become a member of The Valley of the Kings if you would like to visit our sanctuary. 

When are we open?

  • Valley of the Kings Sanctuary’s is open to its members and their guests on Saturdays and Sundays.

WINTER HOURS: 1:30 until 4:00 p.m. (the last tour will be given at 3:30 p.m.)

SUMMER HOURS: 1:30 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. (the last tour will be given at 4:30 p.m.)

Workdays are every Saturday from 10:30 am until sundown. Please see our Donate and Support page for more details to help make a difference in the lives of the animals at the sanctuary.

The Sanctuary is closed on the following holidays:

  • New Years Day
  • Easter Sunday
  • 4th of July
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day

Rules to follow

Please read the Valley of the Kings New Member Guide before visiting our sanctuary. All members and their guests must follow these rules when visiting or volunteering at the sanctuary. Failure to follow the rules could cost you your membership! Adherence to the rules helps ensure a safe and happy experience for both you and the animals.

Map to the Sanctuary

Valley of the Kings Sanctuary is located just outside of Darien, WI at W7593 Townhall Rd, Sharon, WI 53585.

Visit our Hours & Location page for more information on our location and hours of operation.

Remember you must show your valid membership card at the gate to visit with the animals.