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Turtle Back Zoo

14 locals recommend ·
About this place
Affordable, accredited zoo in West Orange, NJ focusing on bringing joy to families and promoting animal welfare.
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Angie
Angie
September 25, 2019
Essex County's Turtle Back Zoo was voted #1 Zoo in New Jersey with over 200 species representing animals from around the world.
Evelyn
Evelyn
September 04, 2019
It always has seasonal things to do for major holidays.
Serge
Serge
August 16, 2019
Wonderful zoo with kids’ railroad. 28 min. drive. One of the benefits of staying on this side of the Hudson!
Debra
Debra
June 24, 2019
A lovely zoo that's the perfect size for kids -- plenty of animals to see but not too big or crowded that it's overwhelming.
Zachary
Zachary
August 08, 2018
Nice zoo, great for kids. Ropes course and Mini-Golf is nearby too!
Location
560 Northfield Avenue
West Orange, NJ 07052
Phone+1 973-731-5800
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens Wednesday 10:00 AM
Credit Cards
Yes (incl. American Express)
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