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May 04, 2013
Bergen County Zoo
$4 county residents; $8 non-residents; $2 children 3-14; $5 non-residents; $1 seniors; $2 non-residents; free for ages 3 and under
This very popular - and fun - annual event invites visitors to cheer on the zoo's sheep as they get their seasonal haircuts preparing them for warm weather. The day features demonstrations every 45 minutes, crafts for children, story times, farm tours, and more.
Address: Van Saun County Park Paramus, NJ 07652
Standard hours: Daily, 10:00am-4:30pm Wheelchair accessible: Yes Stroller check: No Bring food: Yes Buy food: Yes Where is food allowed: Food allowed in designated spots Changing tables in the women's room(s): Yes Changing tables in the men's room(s): Yes Family bathroom: No
Bergen County Zoological Park is a 15-acre zoological animal park within the beautiful Van Saun Park. This AZA Accredited zoo houses animals from North, South, and Central America including tapir, spider monkeys, bison, elk, and a Colonial Dutch Farmyard featuring rare-breed farm animals. Come for a family fun day and be sure to stop by the Education Center to visit with the reptiles, amphibians, and more!
Parking: Free Play area: Outdoor Party room: No
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