Upcoming Events at the Field Station!

Join Us For Super Stars of Science

Meet real people working in the fields of Paleontology, Geology, Earth Science and more during this series of special guests at the Field Station. On select Saturdays in July & August we’ll feature a different Super Star of Science.

The best news? Your Day Passes include access to see the Super Stars of Science!

Saturday, July 9
Dino Don Lessem
Scientific Adviser to Jurassic Park and Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Author and Explorer

Learn how dinosaurs are portrayed in the movies and touch fossils and movie props. Don’t miss Dino Don’s presentations that are filled with audience participation and plenty of entertaining science. Dino Don, as seen on Shark Tank in May 2021, is a guest favorite at the Field Station. Fun for all ages. Free with Day Pass admission.

Saturday, July 30
Mad Science

Children will be dazzled and entertained as they interact with our Mad Scientists! Foggy dry ice storms, meteor drops, and even a special Mad Science Volcanic eruption! Join us in this awesome show with a prehistoric twist! This event is free with Day Pass Admission.

Saturday, August 6
Geologist, Marc Rogoff

Come examine fossils of native New Jersey residents from twelve thousand to over one billion years ago with Environmental Education Specialist from the NJ Department of Environmental Protection, Marc Rogoff. A hands-on activity will allow participants to identify (and keep) the fossils they find. This event is free with Day Pass Admission.

Saturday, September 17
Jason Schein, Big Horn Paleontological Institute

Paleontologist and Executive Director of Elevation Science for Natural History Exploration, Jason Schein will share discoveries from recent paleo-digs. Bring your dinosaur questions and find out what it takes to go on fossil digs. This event is free with Day Pass Admission.

Saturday, October 8
Scout Day

Scout Day is BACK! Meet the experts in topics ranging from camping to lizards to paleontology. Try out hands-on activities that are applicable to Brownie and Girl Scout Badges, Cub Scout belt loops and Boy Scout merit badges.

All Scouts in uniform will earn a commemorative Field Station patch!
Scout groups of 20+ save when booking in advance. Contact our Group Sales department at groups@fieldstationdinosaurs.com for more information or to reserve your scout group today!

Fun for all ages. Free with day pass admission.


Dinosaurs After Dark

Friday and Saturday Evenings, October 1 through October 29

A spooky, funny and thrilling adventure for the whole family featuring a lantern lit tour of the park! But watch out! The trails are dark and there’s a hungry T-Rex lurking in the shadows. A fearless Dinosaur Wrangler will lead a Tyrannosaurus Hunt along the Field Station’s darkened trails with a stop at every dinosaur and a few surprises along the way.

At the end of the night, everyone will gather around the campfire for a dinosaur sing-a-long, roasted marshmallows and hot chocolate!

Friday and Saturday nights starting October 1 through October 29. Reservations online are encouraged, attendance is limited. 

Note that the Jurassic Jump attraction is not available during Dinosaurs After Dark.


Purchase your tickets today for the adventure of a lifetime

Park Hours


2022 Spring Season

May 28 through June 26
Saturdays and Sundays, 10am - 6 pm

2022 Summer Season

June 28 through September 4
Tuesdays through Sundays, 10am - 6 pm

2022 Fall Season

September 10 through November 13
Saturdays and Sundays, 10am - 5pm

Also open Thursday & Friday November 10 and 11
10am - 5pm


Dinosaurs After Dark

October 1 through October 29
Friday and Saturday Evenings from 7pm - 9:30pm


Open Memorial Day Monday, May 30
Closed Independence Day Monday, July 4 
Open Labor Day Monday, September 5
Open Indigenous Peoples' Day/Columbus Day Monday, October 10

*The Box Office closes 30 minutes before closing.

Contact Us


3 Overpeck Park Driveway,  Leonia, NJ 07605

Henry Hoebel Area of Overpeck County Park on Fort Lee Road

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