Turtle Back Zoo

A part of the Essex County Parks Department, the Turtle Back Zoo provides an enriching experience in wildlife education and conservation. The goal of the zoo is to ensure that future generations understand, appreciate, and protect all living things. Visit this zoo for a fun and educational time with your family and kids.


  • Prices
    $17 per adult, $14 per child, $14 per senior
  • Hours
    10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Events
    • Treetop adventure course
  • Activities
    • Behind the scenes tours
    • Mini Golf Safari
    • Zoo Train
    • Boating
    • Pony Rides
    • Face Painting