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Cape May County Park & Zoo

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707 N Route 9, Cape May Court House, Middle Township, NJ 08210-1646
+1 609-465-5271
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Lions, Bears and Zebras - Oh my!

Easy to find as so close off the expressway. Plenty of parking throughout the park. This is a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania
Great zoo!

We started going to this zoo in the early 90's when our kids were small, while on a trip to... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Whippany, New Jersey
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Have a wild time as you explore more than 85 acres of beautifully maintained exhibits. With 200 different species of mammals, birds, amphibians and reptiles and approximately 500 animals, you're sure to see something new. The Cape May County Zoo is open 364 days a year (closed Christmas). Summer Hours: 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Winter Hours: 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. beginning November 1st. No admission fee. That's right! The zoo is free of charge! Donations are GREATLY appreciated! Join the FUN, where the admission is always FREE!
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
707 N Route 9, Cape May Court House, Middle Township, NJ 08210-1646
+1 609-465-5271
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Easy to find as so close off the expressway. Plenty of parking throughout the park. This is a beautiful wooded park that happens to have a zoo in it. The zoo is free but donations are appreciated. I spent a few hours there one afternoon...More

Thank joyceTL4
Reviewed 5 days ago

We started going to this zoo in the early 90's when our kids were small, while on a trip to Wildwood Crest. Hadn't been there in a few years. Still very well run, clean place. Would strongly recommend. Free admission and parking. They operate through...More

Thank RalphK328
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This zoo is amazing! And it's free! You make a donation when you come in and anything you give is worth it! The zoo is clean and well card for! Parkin can be difficult on overcast days but for the most part- you can always...More

Thank celticair
Reviewed 1 week ago

We go to the Zoo every year sometimes for than once. Free...donations are greatly appreciated. We always give. Parking is available but on busy days can take a while to get directed to parking spot. The Zoo itself is phenomenal and I recommend a visit....More

Thank Sueseque
Reviewed 1 week ago

First time visitor reviewing the place. The parking is free and they give you a map to easily locate the animals you want to see. They have the snow leopard as well which is a beautiful. Liked visiting here with couple of friends.

Thank Olivia G
Reviewed 1 week ago

The zoo was beautiful and well maintained, and I loved walking on the boardwalk; however, on the day we went, the heat index was 100 degrees. We felt it, and the animals felt it; every animal was either lying down, or in its cooler dwelling....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our 4th year visiting Cape May & we always take time to visit the zoo. Free admission & parking, however, you can (& I encourage you to) make donations. The zoo is not too big, so it does not take the whole day...More

Thank Raquel D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visit with 5 year old granddaughter. We all loved it. Clean, neat, animals well kept with ample room to move.

Thank baglady1950
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great zoo. Well kept animals and park. Very surprised at the quality of animal exhibits. Great for families of all ages.

Thank Lmccurry6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A trip to the shore would be incomplete without a trip to the Cape May Zoo! Even if it is raining, we still had a great time watching the snow leopard cubs playing.

Thank Mosslady53
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Erica W
3 July 2017|
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Response from Allen J F | Reviewed this property |
There are several Giraffes at the Cape May Zoo. However, I am not really sure about the feeding policies. There might be signs throughout the zoo, stating their official policies about feeding the animals. I would imagine... More
Robert M
24 May 2017|
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Response from P F B | Reviewed this property |
Their web site has the hours listed.
Robert M
24 May 2017|
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Response from Jean W | Property representative |
Check out our website. The possibilities are endless for a fun day with your family. Make sure you read all about our Park facilities too. cmcZoo