Zoos in New Jersey

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West Orange
500 animals of 200 different species plus loads of extra fun like pony ride and train rides. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in New Jersey
Camden
Some of the exhibits include the massive shark tank, where people can walk through a tube and see the sharks swimming from all angles, a 4-D ride that takes visitors through the sea, as well as the West African River Adventure, where people can see l...
Atlantic City
There is a touch tank, as well as fish tanks with exotic fish, lots of activities to keep the kids entertained - let the kids have great fun while learning about the sea and sealife
Mount Laurel
All visitors enjoy and learn from the many interactive exhibits and the more that 80 birds and animals housed here.
Jackson
Visit the largest drive-thru safari outside of Africa. This 350-acre wildlife preserve is home to 1,200 animals, including several endangered species.
Brigantine
The Center, which has the privilege of housing the only marine mammal stranding facility within New Jersey, is dedicated to the rescue and rehabilitation of stranded or otherwise stressed marine mammals and sea turtles.
Paramus
The Bergen County Zoo offers education programs for everyone: children and adults; individuals and groups; at the zoo, or at your facility. A variety of programs are offered throughout the year. While a visit to the zoo is always fun and educational ...
Bridgeton
The Cohanzick Zoo, established in 1934, is New Jerseys First Zoo. Located in the beautiful Bridgeton City Park, this little zoo is set on 15 acres and is home to approximately 100 animals. Admission is free!
Forked River
Popcorn Park Zoo is a sanctuary for abandoned, injured, ill, exploited, abused or elderly wildlife, exotic and farm animals, and birds. You may be greeted at the gate by a gaggle of geese, but soon you will see a marvelous array of animals including...
Sussex
Come alive with nature and history. Explore the wild side of Space Farms Zoo and Museum. Space Farms offers educational fun for all ages. Where else can you step back in time and head for the wilderness all in one day?
Camden
Features nearly 200000 square feet of sea life and wildlife, located at Camden.
Scotch Plains
Ride the new Crossbow Roller Coaster, or take a spin on the new Muzik Express. In addition to these, there are many other fun & exciting rides including The Drop Zone, Crazy Submarine, Galleon Pirate Ship, Frog Hopper, and Scrambler just to name a fe...
Stanhope
Featuring twenty-two (22) different live action shows throughout the course of the day, Wild West City offers the visitor the chance to 'live' in the old west + miniature train, stage-coach and pony rides.
Hope
Family favorites include our million dollar Action River Ride, a Roller Coaster, Buccaneer Pirate & Wading Pool, Tilt-A-Whirl, Civil War Locomotive, Hayride, Old McDonalds Farm, Middle-Earth Theater, "Black Hole" #1 Rated Waterslide, Grand Carousel, ...
Seaside Heights
This summer the boardwalk in Seaside will be back and it’s cornerstone, Casino Pier, with a number of classic rides, Mini Golf, the Classic Arcade and Restaurant and Food Stands will bring back your childhood memories and make new ones to cherish f...
Jackson
Thrill seekers come in all sizes. That's why we have tons of great fun for little ones to enjoy on their own and with parents. These rides spin, fly and promise to take kids on magical journeys that are perfect for their height and age. In addition t...
Sparta
Rides to choose from such as their 400 foot body slides and speed slide, swan boats, duck boats, paddle boats and bumper boats, the one-person water coaster, Trolley slide and their awesome Rocky Mountain slide that spans over 500 feet!
Jackson
Satisfy your need for speed on our thrill-a-second water rides. Take a relaxing cruise down a lazy river. Get lost on purpose in our 45-acre tropical island paradise. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kid...
Mount Laurel
Gather your family and friends to experience New Jersey’s Largest indoor water park. Join us for the day at CoCo Key Water Resort where we have over 55,000 sq.ft. of indoor water park fun.
Ocean City
Gillian's Island Water Park and Adventure Golf - A perfect way to celebrate! We love the sound of laughter and the sight of big smiles on everyone's faces. Having a Birthday Party at Gillian's Island will give you plenty of reasons to smile
Wildwood
Mixing adrenaline-pumping action with family-style fun is our specialty! Thrill to the white water rapids on The Beast of The East, roar through total darkness on The Midnight Run, or test your skills soaring down the Speed Dominator.
Vernon
This waterpark is built into side of a mountain and has plenty of rides , including extreme rides for those looking for thrills!
Beach haven
A slashingly entertaining day for the whole family! Cool off with super fun water activities at Thundering Surf Water Park.
West Berlin
Sahara Sam’s indoor park is open year-round with a surf simulator, tube slides, family raft ride, body slides, lazy river, basketball pool, toddler area, and play area. Seasonal outdoor park features wave pool, leisure pool, ropes adventure, and sp...
Seaside heights
Breakwater Beach Waterpark located in the heart of Seaside Heights, NJ is open from May 25th through mid September. This state-of-the-art waterpark boasts one of the largest interactive play area on the North Atlantic Coast.
Keansburg
Featuring kiddie lagoon, lazy river and toddler unit, plus 18 wild slides of varying height, length and speed. Supervised water play with lifeguards also available.
Atlantic City
Have the chance to get up close and personal with locals. Daily Dolphin Watching Adventure. Your entire gang is welcome to join each and every day for a thrilling view of beautiful Atlantic Bottle-Nosed Dolphins. Bring your camera!
Cherry Hill
Cherry Blossoms in Cherry Hill, NJ for a "9-11 Remembrance and Patriotic Gratitude" event. Great family activity for the young and old alike.
Atlantic City
Atlantic City's Premier Charter Boat the AC Princess Cruises is Atlantic City's finest public & private charter yacht. Sightseeing, daily cruises - or book our elegant boat for your own private party or exclusive event on the Atlantic City Back Bay W...
Cape May
Whale and Dolphin Watching for all ages aboard the Cape May Whale Watcher and the Spirit of Cape May, the Largest, Fastest and Safest Boats in New Jersey and the only boats to Guarantee Marine Mammal Sightings! Children Age 6 and Under Ride Free with...
Keansburg
Celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2005, and is a small park which is home to many classic rides from a bygone era.
East Hanover
What's unique about The Funplex are attractions like, "Foam Frenzy" and "Go-Karting". Some of our other attractions include Adventure Mini Golf, Lazer Tag, Free Fall, Bumper Boats, Ferris Wheel, Tilt-A-Whirl, Motion Simulator, Driving Range and a Sta...
Cliffwood
FunTime America has over 40,000 sq. ft. of incredible entertainment. The emphasis is on safe, family fun at a price that everyone can afford. Stop in and check out our rides, play the hottest arcade games or challenge your friends to an exciting game...
Egg Harbor Township
A great first theme park experience for the little people, with loads of rides centered on 8's and under. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in New Jersey
Atlantic City
Steel Pier offers fun filled thrills for the entire family. Make sure you take a chance at one of our many amusement games or just stroll along the pier taking in the sights and sounds.
Jersey City
Wild at Play is the first children's indoor playground on the Jersey City waterfront. Our goal is to share the joys of learning between you and your child. Not only will you have fun playing with your child, but you will learn the most important ways...
Montville
Lots of areas for your child to explore: the ball room, punching bag room, alligator pit, island hopping room, helicopter and lots of tunnels and bridges. They can also slide down one of their two extra speedy slides.
Kenilworth
An exciting 18,000 square foot children's play facility created for kids ages 10 and under, designed to stimulate children's imagination, learning and social interaction while they have fun.
Hamilton
Kids Towne USA offers all kids: from toddlers to teens a world of good times all under one roof. The 10,000 square foot facility offers birthday parties, laser tag, laser maze, climbing tower and 6 themed exploration rooms!
Monmouth Junction
JerZJump offers full arcade with lots of games to test your skills. From ski ball and Ms.Pac-Man to Arctic Thunder where you can race your friends, jerZjump offers games for players of all ages and skill levels.
Fairfield
NJ's Friendliest, Cleanest & Best Indoor Jumping Inflatable Kids Birthday Party Center. Jump, Bounce, Climb, Slide and just have FUN in our 100% PRIVATE 13,000 sq/ft indoor climate controlled facility! Voted the Best run indoor inflatable facility in...
Flanders
Clown Around is an indoor play center for children ages 0-7 years old. They provide the equipment, resources, staff and optional supplies (paper products, goodie bags) for a fun and memorable party! Also play facilities for birthday parties, playgro...
Elizabeth
Indoor play, entertainment and lots of fun all under he same roof: Rides, Games, Gemstone Mining and Parrot Habitat.
Secaucus
A day at Harmony is wonderfully well-rounded with learning activities through play so each child can learn while having fun. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do in Secaucus for kids.
Woodbridge
Designed to stimulate children's imagination, learning and social interaction while they have fun. Boasts a huge multi-level playground plus arcade and restaurant.
Red Bank
Indoor playgym with classes designed to enhance imagination and creative play. Also weekly open playgym and special events.
Hackettstown
Indoor Sports for All Ages Crawlers through Adult!
East brunswick
Our 15,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility features: •40’X90’ Training Rink •Sports Simulator Rental •Blademill (skating treadmill) •Shooting Lane Rental •Gym •Move's Course Rental •5,000 square foot Turf Field•Party Room...
Paramus
Join us on Sunday from 10am to 3pm at The Brook Academy for FREE Preschool Family Fun Day! Our indoor playground is about 3,000 square feet in size and includes a bouncy house and a play gym.
Hackettstown
A fun, bright and colorful play area for kids up to 12 years old in Hackettstown, New Jersey.

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Fun places to visit in New Jersey with kids

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