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Turtle Back Zoo is open daily
10 am to 4 pm

Wednesdays & Thursdays in July and August
10 am to 8 pm

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Upcoming Events

04 August

Summer Zoo Late Nights

August 4, 2021 Available
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04 August

Zoo-vies

August 4, 2021 Available
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05 August

Summer Zoo Late Nights

August 5, 2021 Available
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Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr.

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PLEASE NOTE: THE ZOO WILL BE CLOSING EARLY AT 2pm ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 14th, 2021 FOR A SPECIAL EVENT. PLEASE PLAN YOUR TRIP WITH THIS EARLY CLOSURE IN MIND.PURCHASE TICKETS
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