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“Nice Zoo”

Cape May County Park & Zoo
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Have a wild time as you explore more than 85 acres of beautifully maintained exhibits. With 200 different species of mammals, birds, amphibians and reptiles and approximately 500 animals, you're sure to see something new. The Cape May County Zoo is open 364 days a year (closed Christmas). Summer Hours: 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Winter Hours: 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. beginning November 1st. No admission fee. That's right! The zoo is free of charge! Donations are GREATLY appreciated! Join the FUN, where the admission is always FREE!
New Jersey
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15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Nice Zoo”
Reviewed 21 June 2010

Clean, free and ample parking. Food prices on high side.

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Langhorne, Pennsylvania
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55 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
“Great for a day out with the family”
Reviewed 10 April 2010

I took my son here over East break. We have been here before and i'm glad to say it is still a nice zoo. I wide varity of animals from Reptiles too Big cats. The large playground out front is a nice touch. The thing stands out most about this is the caretakers. You really get the impression their is a geniune concern for the well being of the animals. Iwould like to see a larger enclosure for the big birds but I guess they are doing their best. From speaking with the staff most of the birds their have been enjured too the extent they are unable to survive in the wild so I guess it'sa trade off for the bird. For a zoo that relies intirely on donations and private funding concessions are reasonable priced. DO NOT BE CHEAP and stiff the zoo. even if it's a couple of bucks give something.

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bucks county pa
1 review
“Great Zoo”
Reviewed 10 April 2010

I have been going to cape may since i was a little girl. ANd one of my favorite things to do is go to the zoo. There is all kinds of stuff that can be doen at the zoo they have a picnic area, bike trails (you have to bring your own bikes) and of course you can go see the animals. There are two negative aspects of the zoo while being admitted to the zoo is free parking is not. Parking is around 10 dollars however i think it just went up. and also in the picnic area there is a lot of geese and swans and some of them can be quite aggressive if you have food around just keep a watch on you little ones. Overall the zoo is awesome. Oh in addition if you have a person that has a hard time walking get a wheel chair, you have to put money down to get it but if the wheel chair is fine when you return it you get your money back. Have fun at the zoo....

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Baltimore, Maryland
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74 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
“Excellent zoo! And better yet, free admission!”
Reviewed 10 December 2009

I loved this zoo! It was spacious, clean, and had a great selection of animals. Better yet, the admission to this zoo is free...but it is recommended to give a donation. I definitely recommend this at any age!!!!

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Doylestown, PA
1 review
“Great Zoo!”
Reviewed 7 September 2009

Not too big, not too small. Zoo is free, but donations welcome. Very enjoyable and clean. Layout is very nice and the animals look cared for. Nothing bothers me more when the animals look sad! Playground for the kiddo's too. A cute train and carousel that you can pay to ride.

Thank LechsMommy
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