The County Park area has picnic tables, kids playgrounds, biking paths and fishing areas. The Zoo has about 550 different types of birds, reptiles and mammals.
Ringwood State Park
Stunning gardens with multi use trails in New Jersey, plus swimming, boating, canoeing and fishing! Outdoor fun for the whole family
Round Valley Recreation Area
Outdoor adventure in New Jersey for swimmers, boaters, campers and picnickers! One of the few parks for wilderness camping too!
Swartswood State Park
Hampton Township, NJ
Explore New Jersey's FIRST state park filled with history, outdoor adventure and family fun! Camping available too!
Voorhees State Park
Glen Gardner, NJ
Outdoor fun in New Jersey with multi use trails, adventure playground and even an observatory!
Wawayanda State Park
A wonderland in winter and a restful backdrop for canoeists, boaters and fisherman year round in this New Jersey state park!
Corsons Inlet State Park
Ocean City, NJ
Extremely popular with families for for hiking, fishing, crabbing, boating and sunbathing, this New Jersey state park offers outdoor adventure and lots of family fun!
Hacklebarney State Park
Washington Township, NJ
Over a hundred bird species and wildlife such as black bear, woodchuck, deer and fox live in the park, with hiking, fishing, and great New Jersey nature fun!
Kittatinny Valley State Park
Lots of outdoor adventure in New Jersey for the family at this state park! Hiking, fishing, boating, mountain biking, and horseback riding are popular activities, with winter sports too!
Parvin State Park
Pittsgrove Township, NJ
A New Jersey state park with outdoor adventure, swimming, fishing, and a fascinating history!
Wharton State Forest
A beautiful New Jersey State Forest with rivers and streams for canoeing, hiking trails, mountain biking, horseback riding, numerous lakes, and wildlife - great for family exploration!
Bass River State Forest
Trails, wildlife, and a beautiful man-made lake perfect for swimming, boating and that summer New Jersey fun!
Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
Enjoy the more than 10 miles of hiking trails, the wonder of the Kate Gorrie Butterfly House, and the exhibits and animals of the Buttinger Nature Center - plus get on mission with the science…
Branch Brook Park
Explore the nation's FIRST county park, with historic guided tours, a roller rink, bike races, family days and festivals! It's so much more than a park in New Jersey!
Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge
Nearly 8,000 acres of varied habitats where you can explore the beautiful scenery, and amazing wildlife.
Turtle Back Zoo
West Orange, NJ
Over 100 different species call this popular New Jersey zoo home, with a petting zoo and miniature train rides too!
Marine Mammal Stranding Center
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.
Six Flags Wild Safari
Visit the largest drive-thru safari outside of Africa. This 350-acre wildlife preserve is home to 1,200 animals, including several endangered species.
Paws Farm Nature Center
Mount Laurel, NJ
All visitors enjoy and learn from the many interactive exhibits and the more that 80 birds and animals housed here.
Atlantic City Aquarium
Atlantic City, NJ
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
Explore under the ocean in New Jersey with this family fun aquarium, with a shark tank, walk through tube and interactive exhibits!
Bergen County Zoo
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 Cohanzick Zoo
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…
Popcorn Park Zoo
Lacey Township, NJ
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…
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…
Point Pleasant Beach, NJ
A fun family aquarium located within Jenkinson's Boardwalk in New Jersey, where kids can get up close with sharks, seals, and even touch star fish and sting rays!
Ripley’s Believe It Or Not Atlantic City
Atlantic City, NJ
Visit the home of weird family fun, with 2 floors with ALL NEW galleries, shows and nearly 300 unusual and fascinating exhibits!
Explore the world's largest model railway, as well as doll museum and art gallery in this amazing museum feating over 100 trains, cities and canyons - all miniature!
Insectropolis The Bugseum of New Jersey
Toms River, NJ
Insectropolis is a fun and unique insect learning center that dazzles visitors of all ages. There is plenty to see and do here! Our creative displays entertain guests as they learn about these fascinating creatures.
NJ Childrens Museum
Explore over 30 different play and learning areas, each designed to attract and engage the imagination! Your child is your guide.
Whatever your child is passionate about, let the Junior Museum be your partner as your child explores their creative self, expands their mind, and above all, has fun while learning something new!
Garden State Discovery Museum
Cherry Hill, NJ
Touch, explore and create in the museums many interactive exhibit areas - loads of things to do all under one roof
Liberty Science Center
Jersey City, NJ
The interactive museums three exhibit floors, each having a different theme, are dedicated to exploration through hands-on experimentation. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with…
The museum offers a full calendar of special events, festivals, classes, and activities for the entire family - with an ever changing hands on exhibitions varying from arts and science to historical and theatrical.
Franklin Mineral Museum
The museum has over 4,000 mineral specimens on display in the local room including those that are on display in the 33 foot long fluorescent display in the fluorescent room. The museum's fluorescent display has…
The Lambert Castle Museum
Fascinating museum set inside and about Lambert Castle. The Garret Mountain Reservation observation tower is right by you, as is the Rifle Camp Park with it's own natural history museum and observatory with telescope. The…
MWV Children’s Museum
Active and curious kids up to 7 years can learn through play in this fun children's museum, dedicated to their development in New Jersey!
Montclair Art Museum
Experience a day of American and Native American art, programs and exhibitions where kids can get lost in that magical art world in New Jersey
Hunterdon Museum of Art
Fascinating and captivating art exhibits at this New Jersey Museum of Art, with classes and workshops for kids too!
Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum
All manner of engines, aircraft and interactive displays, plus climb a control tower, sit in a cockpit, try the pilot seat in the flight simulator and have a close look at over 20 real planes…