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Space Farms Zoo & Museum

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218 County Rd 519, Sussex, NJ 07461-2800
+1 973-875-5800
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Great day at the Zoo🐣

My husband & I visited the zoo for the 2nd time in 15 yrs and loved it more this time. Go mornings... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Honster1
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Pompton Plains, New Jersey
Way too expensive for whats to offer

I was here as a child, we brought our kids here and now we took our granddaughter here. I don't... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Michael Z
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible18%
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“old cars” (9 reviews)
“picnic tables” (9 reviews)
“baby animals” (4 reviews)
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218 County Rd 519, Sussex, NJ 07461-2800
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+1 973-875-5800
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband & I visited the zoo for the 2nd time in 15 yrs and loved it more this time. Go mornings in the summer when all the animals are awake & active. Took a leisurely stroll thru the grounds & stopped for a picnic...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was here as a child, we brought our kids here and now we took our granddaughter here. I don't know when it happened but the admission is now $19 per person?? That is crazy!! We went into the cafertia for lunch. wanted a simple...More

Thank Michael Z
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very large farm and most of a very wide variety of animals have plenty of room. Some of the big cats (jaguars, leopards, bobcats, etc...) were in enclosures which were a bit small but all of the animals seemed healthy. The place...More

Thank Mark W
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Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

Very very clean. Animal pens are way too small but animals are well fed. Too pricey for what you get. Best part are the creepy museums.

Thank Cora P
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Reviewed April 27, 2018

I visited Space Farms for the first time on a beautiful spring day. There were a lot of moms and dads with their little kids at the zoo. Contrary to some of the reviews that say conditions here are horrible, I saw only healthy animals...More

Thank bravefilius
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Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

While I honestly don’t support any zoo I do feel that some are better than others. This place is the absolute worst. We got 10 feet into the zoo and even my husband and son wanted to turn around and walk out because they felt...More

5  Thank Kari G
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Reviewed February 5, 2018

We go here frequently , have for years. After strolling around checking out the animals and feeding some by hand there is a relaxing place to take a picnic or eat at their eatery. picnic tables and playground equipment under the shade trees. There is...More

Thank motherthomp
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Reviewed December 5, 2017

The poor bears no room to roam and feel like a bear if you are going to keep them in captivity and make a living off of them at least give them some stimulation and a natural environment. Watched a big wild cat pace back...More

4  Thank Tammy J
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Reviewed October 15, 2017

Been here 5 times .. great time each one! A hidden gem. The bears are so close and very fun to watch.

Thank j222v1
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

One of the hidden crown jewels of rural NJ (along with the Lakota Wolf Preserve). Old fashioned, yes, but that's a huge part of its charms. It isn't Disney. It isn't Multimedia it's real life. The animals seem happy and the concerns of seeing them...More

Thank thirteencolonies
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