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Field Station: Dinosaurs

One Dinosaur Way, Secaucus, NJ 07094
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Ranked #2 of 6 Attractions in Secaucus
Type: Amusement/ Theme Parks
Owner description: Field Station: Dinosaurs is a thrilling dinosaur expedition featuring 32 life-sized animatronic dinosaurs (including the ninety foot long... more » Owner description: Field Station: Dinosaurs is a thrilling dinosaur expedition featuring 32 life-sized animatronic dinosaurs (including the ninety foot long Argentinosaurus). Meet a 15-foot T-Rex puppet, enjoy our new 3D movie Dinosaurs Alive!, and see the park come to life with dinosaur wranglers and troubadors at this interactive outdoor adventure in New Jersey's Meadowlands. « less
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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122 reviews 122 reviews
43 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Sure, it was raining the day we visited Field Station: Dinosaurs. Umbrellas and plastic ponchos cured that aliment and onto the path to visit different the "life size" dinosaurs from our past in a great new environment in New Jersey. Our 9 year old dinosaur lover thought it was a great setup of all kinds of different dinosaurs from different... More

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Bloomfield, New Jersey, United States
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39 reviews 39 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

This is a fun and interesting place to bring your children and grandchildren. The dinosaur exhibits are nice but the concession stands and bathroom facilities are terrible. As with most attractions you have to exit through the gift shop. You have a couple of options here - get blindfolds for the kid, move quickly or have a big wallet. Every... More

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Pennsville, New Jersey
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

This park was a great treat for my boyfriend and I. We had a good time and I enjoyed every minute of it. However, I'm trying to write my review based on the experience it would be for a family. It seemed very over priced if you want to go there with a group of children. It didn't take us... More

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Freehold, New Jersey
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

My husband and I drove to this attraction... 5 children and 2 parents on a Saturday afternoon. We arrived to be charged a Secaucus environmental fee of $10 for parking. It was explained to me that it was because we didn't use mass transit. We spent over $100 for tickets for 7. We drove a car with every single seat... More

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Berkeley Heights, New Jersey
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I was first here 2 years ago and this was my second time back. The park was very empty which was nice. I'm not sure if it was empty because the theme has run it's course or because it was opening day of the NFL season. Either way my 4 year old really liked the dinosaurs, although a bit scared... More

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Levittown, New York
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

This is a must visit park if you have kids who love dinosaurs,the place is small and takes less than an hour to walk it through, but they have activities and interaction tents for small kids, the exhibits are amazing, life size dinosaurs, and the animatronics are cool, a few didn't work, but the ones that did made it worth... More

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Ocean city
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Just visited for the first time last week. It is expensive especially is you have a larger family but if I remember correctly it was much more expensive last year after it first opened which is why we did not go sooner. If you buy your tickets online in advance, you can save a few bucks... Also look for promos/coupons... More

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Fords, New Jersey
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164 reviews 164 reviews
106 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We stop to take a look at this attraction. From the outside it looked good, attractive, and intriguing. But if you want to know how it is on the inside, you will have to pay $25 each, with $2 off for the kid. Parking is an additional $10. You go look if you want.

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Riverdale, New Jersey
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

My cousins loved this! They participated in group activities, found tiny fossils in sand, schooled my on my dinosaur pronunciation and went crazy in the gift shop. They have a nice area to picnic and everyone who works there is so polite and patient. It was a great day!

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Middletown, New Jersey
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

There are many good aspects of this park, but it could use some work. Definitely a place for families with younger children. There are a few small spots around the park for the kids to stop at and play. The passport given to the children to get stamped around the park is very cute and exciting. I would say they... More

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