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Essex County TreeTop Adventure Course

Essex County TreeTop Adventure Course

August 20 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Recurring (see all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until September 25, 2022

Essex County Turtle Back Zoo
560 Northfield Ave
West Orange, NJ

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Suggested Ages: 6 to 14+, Adult Friendly


Climb through 15 unique challenge elements on aerial junior course 10 feet above the ground (average run time 30 to 45 minutes). Adult course also available. Swing across the length of a football field on a 40-feet-high zip Line.

For ages 6+. Advanced online reservations recommended.

Near the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo and paddle boats.

The Pigeon Comes to Jersey City

Celebrate the art and delightful characters of beloved children’s book author and illustrator Mo Willems in interactive exhibits featuring best-friend duo Elephant and Piggie, faithful companion Knuffle Bunny, and The Pigeon, the wily city bird best known for his antics in Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!

Make art inspired by Mo…

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Essex County Turtle Back Zoo

See over 200 species representing animals from around the world including tigers, lions, exotic birds and many more. Indoor areas like Reptile House, Touch Tank, Sea Turtle Recovery, and Penguins are open with one-way traffic patterns and limited capacities.

* Also ride an endangered species carousel, play Safari-themed mini golf ($10-$12), climb the Prehistoric Playground…

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Wild Safari Drive-Thru Adventure

Drive (slowly) through 1,200 animals from six continents including elephants, rhinos, tigers, giraffes and lions a 350-acre preserve. The safari takes about an hour or two depending on traffic (and animals crossings – they can get very close).

The audio guide is mostly safety instructions. Download a printable safari guide in advance and listen…

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Liberty Science Center

Lots to explore throughout this large, interactive museum.

* Step inside a giant microscope lens, create your own engineering challenge using foam blocks and wooden shapes, get creative with a giant wall installation made of 952 pixel dials and try more hands-on science.

* Celebrate the art and delightful characters of beloved children’s book author…

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