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Upcoming Events

26 October

Spooky Storytime

October 26, 2019 Berson Education Center, Turtle Back Zoo, 560 Northfield Ave, West Orange, NJ Available
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26 October

Barktoberfest Pet Adoption Event and Marketspace

October 26, 2019 Available
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27 October

Behind the Scenes TBZ Animal Hospital

October 27, 2019 560 Northfield Avenue West Orange NJ $50.00 Available
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Turtle Back Zoo

Please note our Sea Lion Sound & Touch Tank exhibits will be closed for maintenance - we plan to re-open in Fall 2019.
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