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Cape May County Park & Zoo

#1 of 12 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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One of the best zoos around!

I love going to this zoo, every year they update it. Petting zoo for the kids. Animals are normally... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Amanda A
via mobile
Great Zoo in Cape May

It is a smaller zoo than I have seen! I thought that it was the best laid out zoo and it was very... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Debbie D
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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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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

I love going to this zoo, every year they update it. Petting zoo for the kids. Animals are normally active and have lots of room. It's free too!

Thank Amanda A
Reviewed 3 days ago

It is a smaller zoo than I have seen! I thought that it was the best laid out zoo and it was very cool within the park for the animals and park takers. Great animals to be seen. Lots of activity for young kids ie....More

Thank Debbie D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Came on a tuesday midday and it was rainy, STILL it was packed! Had to do two laps before we found parking. Nice playgrounds & bathrooms in & outside the zoo. No food but you CAN bring drinks into zoo. If you pack food know...More

Thank rysoftballstar
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This zoo is so much bigger then you think it would be! And it looks like they are expanding and adding even more exhibits. And it is free! For real! There are buckets for donations, which I hope people actual give to. The animal enclosures...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A fun place to visit for family fun. The park is nice for walking, the playground, or fishing in the pond. The zoo is first rate with a wonderful assortment of animals displayed well for all to see. Worth a visit!

Thank Frank B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Impressive, up close views of different animals. Free entrance. Very relaxing day away from the boardwalk! Looking for something fun and interesting? Visit the Zoo!

Thank James R
Reviewed 5 days ago

There is no charge for admission but they they do have someone at the gate with a bucket for a donation to the zoo. I gave him $10. It's a good zoo, has the average animals that you would have at a zoo. Good way...More

Thank worldtraveller715
Reviewed 6 days ago

Let me start off by saying that it had been at least 20 years since my last visit to the Zoo. My daughter and I made the return trip this summer. It was well worth the trip. No cost to park, no cost to get...More

Thank Elaine B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a rainy Saturday and my wife decided to go to the cape may zoo as a rainy day activity. It was great and it worked well. The zoo is free and has many unique animals to see.

Thank jeffwU2958ED
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this zoo while we were on vacation. We have never been to a "free zoo" before so we weren't sure what to expect... This zoo was incredible, it was big, it had all the animals my kids were hoping to see, it was...More

Thank BexRN
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Erica W
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23 May 2017|
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Response from P F B | Reviewed this property |
Their web site has the hours listed.
Robert M
23 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