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Bergen County Zoological Park
216 Forest Ave.
Paramus, NJ 7652
(201) 262 - 3771
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This zoo has lots of animals exotic and domestic, a farm yard, and special events throughout the year. They are open everyday from 10AM-4:30PM.
Brandywine Zoo
1001 North Park Drive
Wilmington, DE 19802
(302) 571 - 7747
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The Zoo grounds cover 13 landscaped acres on high ground above the Brandywine River. The Zoo hosts 150 animals, from tigers to snakes, and is open all year round.
Cape May County Zoo
707 Route 9 North
Cape May Court House, NJ 8210
(609) 465 - 5271
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Have a wild time as you explore more than 85 acres of beautifully maintained exhibits. With 250 different species of mammals, birds, amphibians and reptiles and over 550 animals, you're sure to see something new. Admission is free, although donations are appreciated. This zoo is a fantastic way to spend a day by the shore.
Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo
13019 Catoctin Furnace Rd.
Thurmont, MD 21788
(301) 271 - 3180
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This great zoo has so many different animals, cool exotic daily shows, special events and birthday parties. They are closed December through February and their hours change throughout the season so check out their hours page.
Claws 'N' Paws
1475 Ledgedale Rd.
Lake Ariel, PA 18436
(570) 698 - 6154
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In the Poconos, this zoo has animal shows, Dino digs, and giraffe and parrot feeding. They are open May to October from 10AM-6PM.
Cohanzick Zoo
181 East Commerce St.
Bridgeton, NJ 8302
(856) 455 - 3230
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The emphasis here is the fauna of Asia and South America, and visitors will enjoy seeing monkeys, bears, big cats, crocodiles, and snakes. Cohanzik also features New Jersey's only walk-through aviary.
Elmwood Park Zoo
1661 Harding Blvd
Norristown, PA 19401
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An Elmwood Park Zoo birthday party is an experience your guests will never forget! We offer two great packages to fit your budget and the size of your party. Each package includes a highly trained party host, admission to the zoo, a themed, guided tour of the Zoo; feed for the barn animals; a 1/2 sheet birthday cake; 1 slice of pizza per person; chips and beverages. We also provide invitations and a souvenir cup for each child.
Lehigh Valley Zoo
5150 Game Preserve Rd.
Schnecksville, PA 18078
(610) 799 - 4171
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Special habitats at the Zoo include the Reptile House, Nature Study Building, the Educational Amphitheater. There is a petting farm, horse-drawn wagon rides and pony rides. They are open allyear long, but rates and hours vary depending on the time of year so please check out their hours/rates page
Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W. Girard Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19104
(215) 243 - 1100
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Enjoy all that the Zoo has to offer! Take advantage of the many fun and educational programs the Zoo provides for kids, families and adults alike. All of our major events feature educational experiences, entertaining activities and interactive fun. Take a tour guided by the Zoo's highly trained volunteer educators who are eager to share their knowledge and offer a wide range of topics from which to choose.
ZooAmerica Wildlife Park
100 West Hersheypark Drive
Hershey, PA 17033
(717) 534 - 3900
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They have conservation programs, kids fun programs, camps, and daily activities. Their hours vary depending on the date so check out their calendar page.