Bergen County Zoo

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Educational Programs:

 
Education Special Events 2018 Calendar      Become a Zoo Docent      Zoo School Schedule   Summer Programs 2018
             
Pet Day     Ocean Conservation Day     Condor Day
              

Accreditation:


The Bergen County Zoo is an accredited member of The Association of Zoos and Aquariums.

Admission:



The Zoo is open seven days a week. Hours of operation are from 10:00 am until 4:30 pm.

**Last admission to the zoo is at 4:00 pm - those within the zoo can remain until 4:30 pm**

Admission to the zoo will resume on May 05, 2018 - forms of payment: CASH & CREDIT CARD ONLY (Visa/Mastercard).

The admission fee schedule is listed below. Please note that in order to receive BC Resident rates, proof of residency (Driver's License, County ID or a current Utility Bill) is required at the admission ticket window.
  


County Resident Non-Resident
Adult (15 - 61) $4 $8
Child (3 - 14) $2 $5
Child under 3 Free Free
Senior (62 and up) / Disabled $1 $2
Active Military Free Free


Amphitheater:


In July and August, live animal shows are held daily in our outdoor amphitheater, which is located behind the Tamarin Exhibit.

Shows are free with zoo admission, and seating is first-come, first-served. Daily shows with time frames can be seen as you enter the zoo.

Train / Carousel:


Cost: $1.50 (CASH ONLY)
The train and carousel operate from mid-April to mid-November (approximately).  Hours are typically from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm unless otherwise specified (weather/staff permitted) with the last ticket being sold at 4:30pm and the last ride at 4:45pm. The train typically closes on a Monday (unless that Monday is a Holiday) and the carousel has a delayed opening of 1pm on Tuesdays.

Train: Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday

Carousel: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday (1 - 5PM), Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday  
        

Pony Rides:


Currently there is no vendor for this location. 


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Mission Statement:


Our mission is to instill in our guests a strong sense of appreciation and understanding of wildlife and wild places