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Zoos in New Jersey

This Garden State bursts with sandy beaches, quiet towns and vibrant cities. There are so many places to visit with kids in this amazing state, from amusement parks, lighthouses, and magical beach piers. There are even great experiences for kids like whale and dolphin watching - lots of kids fun! With State Parks to explore, and activities like hiking and kayaking to enjoy, this amazing state has plenty of things for kids of all ages!

Do you think New Jersey is just the Garden State? Once you experience all the animal fun waiting for you, it might need to be renamed as the Wild State!

Love a great zoo? You have plenty to choose from! How about visiting New Jersey's FIRST zoo established in 1934? The Cohanzick Zoo is set across 15 acres, and with FREE admission, there's no reason NOT to go!

Turtle Back Zoo features a petting zoo and miniature train, along with the 100 plus species of animals, and Bergen County Zoo has a focus on educating all those visit!

Along with a host of farms including Paws Discovery Farm, it's also the oceans that can be explored. Atlantic City Aquarium has great exhibits and a touch tank for the curious little ones, and Adventure Aquarium has a shark tank - a feature always popular with the families!

Whether you want exotic, the domestic, the beautiful, the strange, there will be something for you in New Jersey. ROAR!

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