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Cape May County Park & Zoo

#1 of 10 things to do in Cape May Court House Features Animals
707 N Route 9, Cape May Court House, Middle Township, NJ 08210-1646
+1 609-465-5271
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Great free zoo!

This was our first trip to the county zoo and we were definitely pleasantly surprised. Admission... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Zoom Along to Cape May Park & Zoo

The Cape May Zoo is perfect for families with young children. They have a variety of animals from... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Seneca, Pennsylvania, United States
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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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2 days ago
“Great free zoo!”
3 days ago
“Zoom Along to Cape May Park & Zoo”
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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 2 days ago via mobile

This was our first trip to the county zoo and we were definitely pleasantly surprised. Admission and parking are free. There are numerous playgrounds and pavilions to have a picnic at. Staff is very friendly and will answer any questions you have about the animals....More

Thank wwnjbeachbum
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Cape May Zoo is perfect for families with young children. They have a variety of animals from around the world. I did not see any extremely large animals such as elephants or rhinos. The park is beautifully landscaped with plants and the majority of...More

1  Thank DiscountKing
Jean W, Program Coordinator at Cape May County Park & Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Although it is a wonderful review and we are very appreciative, we want to make sure readers realize there is a charge for the Zipline/Aerial Adventure Park. I believe there is a typo and Discount King meant to type "For an admission fee, try your...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Spent a day with just my granddaughter, took the ferry and had a wonderful time at the zoo. Trolley takes you from ferry in CapeMay to the zoo. Lots of animals were out except the lions.. been to lots of zoo's and they are always...More

Thank beachl0ver92253
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Cape May Zoo is a great attraction for people of all ages! Nice clean Zoo and also has a tree climbing area that the kids love!

Thank frankwelsh26
Reviewed 5 days ago

Clean, friendly and well kept. The grounds are beautiful and the animals and exhibits are interesting and well maintained. Fun place for families and it is FREE. They take donations and deserve them. This is a gem tucked away on the mainland of beautiful beach...More

Thank diane184
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This zoo was really nice, lots to see and really clean.Parking and entry are free. Geared to all ages. There are a few places to get lunch at during your visit or pack your and have a picnic.

Thank Melissa N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The area at the main entrance was under construction. Otherwise, a delightful place with lots of convenient benches upon which to sit while walking around.

Thank J. Roy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The zoo itself is nestled into a park area, too, so if weather is permitting you can do the zoo, park and a picnic. It's all right there. The zoo itself is nice. It had rained a lot when we visited and some of the...More

1  Thank troyl280
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found this place by total accident, we made a wrong turn. Best wrong turn ever! The zoo has free admission, donations suggested. There is a myriad of animals, kangaroos, lions, flamingos, bison, etc. And also a reptile house and aviary. Although the petting zoo...More

1  Thank Brittany Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Cape May zoo is a real gem for families. Free to get in and free parking. Wonderful park area to have lunch and huge playgrounds for the kids. Lots of shade and easy walkways to navigate through the zoo. It's not as big as...More

Thank Joanieo16
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Robert M
is zoo opened this Friday?
24 May 2017|
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Response from P F B | Reviewed this property |
Their web site has the hours listed.
Robert M
What other activities are there?
24 May 2017|
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Response from cherylbythesea | Reviewed this property |
There is a new zip line. I will be there again this weekend and pay more attention.
Julie C
what city is it in
17 January 2017|
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Response from Jean W | Property representative |
Cape May Court House