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Butterflies Return To Turtle Back Zoo

Turtle Back Zoo‘s beloved butterfly “aviary” returns for Summer 2016.

Open Memorial Day to Labor Day, this enclosed area of the zoo allows butterflies to fly freely among flowers and foliage. 67 more words

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Turtle Back Zoo Wednesday Night "Zoo-Vies" Return Summer 2016

Free Wednesday Night “Zoo-Vies” at Turtle Back Zoo return in July and August!

Enjoy blockbuster movies under the stars on the rooftop of the parking deck at the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo. 70 more words


6 Great Things To Do this Weekend (May 21 - 22)

Spring has Sprung and It’s Time For Fun! Here are six fun things to do this weekend.

 Giraffes have arrived at Turtle Back Zoo! They are a part of the new African Adventure area of Essex County’s premier county park. 168 more words

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Turtle Back Zoo Holiday Lights Spectacular

Last night we visited Turtle Back Zoo for their annual holiday lights spectacular. We enjoyed it so much it’s definitely one my family’s top picks for holiday fun with young kids this year. 515 more words

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5 Things to Know About the Holiday Lights Spectacular at Turtle Back Zoo

More than 50 larger-than-life animal and holiday-themed figures light up the night at the annual Holiday Lights Spectacular at Turtle Back Zoo in West Orange, NJ. 535 more words

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Monkeying Around!


Monkey Species
There are more than 260 species of Monkeys found in the world today. They are derived from early primates that have been around for millions of years. 86 more words


Wine In The Wild Comes To Turtle Back Zoo October 10

Join your neighbors, friends, and other supporters of Turtle Back Zoo for a unique wine tasting with selections from local and national wineries. Enjoy delicious light food pairings and an array of sweets from some local NJ favorites, tented and hosted on the lovely grounds of Turtle Back Zoo. 99 more words