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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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Amazing New Jersey Attraction

Parking was free, Entrance to the park was free, this Zoo was the best. The layout was excellent... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2016
Monroe, Louisiana
Wow, great zoo!

Surpassed our expectations this year. We try and visit 2-3 times a year and this spring was... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2016
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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 AM - 3:30 PM
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 22 June 2016

Parking was free, Entrance to the park was free, this Zoo was the best. The layout was excellent. You would think that you would get scorched on a sunny day, but it is nestled in the trees and there is plenty of shade and sun....More

Thank Danzigbike
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Surpassed our expectations this year. We try and visit 2-3 times a year and this spring was terrific! Admission is free but most people donate at least $5.-10 per adult towards the zoo's expenses. Super clean, nice variety of animals, good, quick food. Very nice...More

Thank grtfood
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I were on vacation and decided to stop here. I've been here but he hasn't. Was a beautiful day and really enjoyed the zoo. Crowd was about medium size. Able to see everything easily. A lot of the animals were in their...More

Thank LEA O
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Our family loved it! There were so many different types of animals and we were lucky to see some of them get trained. It is reasonably priced as you can just give a donation.

Thank poppyNJ
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Awesome time as always. Clean friendly enjoyable day. Picnic sites are plentiful have grills. Playground for kids. Animals always look healthy and we'll cared for.

Thank Donna M
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

I had lower expectations for this place, thinking it was a "smaller" zoo but wow was I wrong. I visit many zoos and this one truly delivered. A clean place with amazing grounds and impressive enclosures you can't go wrong. We visited twice within 3...More

Thank Nick d
Reviewed 19 June 2016

We had read about how great the Cape May zoo was so we decided to check it out. It was Memorial Day Weekend so it was packed! But, it is nicely laid out and there was room to roam. For a large portion of it,...More

Thank NJJimbob13
Reviewed 18 June 2016

This is a beautiful animal park mostly in shade. There is also a big playground. There is a variety of animals. The best part is that admission is free!

Thank armyrangermom
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

This is our 2nd time here and the kids love this place. Free parking and it's free admission "donation ".

Thank Luis M
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Just go!! Seriously this is one of the nicest zoos you will ever go to and its free although we always make a donation at the gate and also inside. The bird house is cool, several big cats, snow leopards and a brand new baby...More

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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