Spend a Day With the Dinosaurs

 
New Jersey Dinosaur Park

Hours

2021 Summer Season

June 22 through September 5
Tuesdays through Sundays, 10am – 6 pm

2021 Fall Season

September 11 through November 14
Saturdays and Sundays, 10am – 5pm

Dinosaurs After Dark

October 1 through October 30
Friday and Saturday Evenings from 6:45pm – 9:30pm

Holidays

Open July 4 and Labor Day , September 6

*All ticket sales end 30 minutes before closing.

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Passes

 

Explorer Passes

The Explorers Pass gives you everything included with the Day Pass plus the NEW Jurassic Jump! Explorer Pass admission is an anytime ticket and can be used any day and time during the current season. The Jurassic Jump is valid for guests between 30 to 220 pounds.

Guests 2 and older:
Online $24.95
Box Office: $25.95

Children Under 2:
Free but still require a Day Pass admission ticket.

 

Day Passes

IIncludes all day admission to the park plus a full schedule of live shows games and activities. Pass admission is an anytime ticket and can be used any day and time during the current season.

Guests 2 and older:
Online $16.95 
Box Office: $17.95

Children Under 2:
Free but still require a Day Pass admission ticket.

 

ADD-ONs

 

Jurassic Jump

Soar to the heavens on the new Jurassic Jump Bungee Trampoline. Harnessed riders can jump to heights of 5 to 25 feet while centered on a trampoline. When bouncing on the trampoline the mechanical bungee relay system helps jumpers reach the level where they could look dinosaurs in they eye!
Includes one visit to this thrilling activity. Valid for guests between 30 to 220 pounds.

Guests 2 and older:
$10 per person plus tax

Children Under 2:
This activity is only permitted for guests between 30 to 220 pounds.

 

Paleontologists’ Laboratory

Dig for genuine fossils and take them home in a souvenir pouch. OPEN 10am to 5:30pm in the Spring/Summer and 10am to 4:30pm in the Fall. 

Guests 2 and older:
$5 per person plus tax
One parent/chaperone is permitted in the Lab to assist. No strollers permitted.

Children Under 2:
This activity is only permitted for children over age 2.

 

Ticket prices do not include 6.625% sales tax. All major forms of credit are accepted.  We do not accept personal checks. ALL SALES FINAL. NO REFUNDS!

Directions

The best way to get accurate directions to the Park is to use your smart phone map app and search for Field Station: Dinosaurs. Google Maps, Apple Maps or Waze will provide correct directions and a map to the park. 

Public Transportation

DIRECTIONS FROM JERSEY CITY (1hr 16mins)

  • Arrive at Journal Square Transportation Center. Take the 83 Bus (towards Hackensack).
  • Get off at Broad Ave at Maple Ave.
  • Get on 166 Bus (towards Cresskill).
  • Get off at Fort Lee Rd.
  • Walk Southwest on Broad Ave toward Fort Lee Rd.
  • Turn right onto Fort Lee Rd.
  • Take a right on the road right after the railroad tracks. Walk to end of the road.

DIRECTIONS FROM NEW YORK CITY (50mins)

  • Take A Train uptown to 175st. Get off at 175st. Walk north 1 block to GW Bridge Bus Terminal.
  • Get on 182 Bus (towards Hackensack). Gate 18.
  • Get off at Fort Lee Rd. at Grand Ave.
  • Walk North on Fort Lee Rd.
  • Take a right on the road right after the railroad tracks.
  • Walk to end of the road. Destination will be on the left.

 

Driving

DIRECTIONS FROM ROUTE 4 WEST

  • Teaneck Road Exit (Teaneck/Ridgefield Park).
  • Make right at the end of ramp.
  • Follow Teaneck Road to the intersection of Teaneck and DeGraw Avenue.
  • Turn left at the light. Pass Glenpoint Complex on left, go over the Turnpike.
  • Continue to park entrance on the left.

FROM 1-95 SOUTH

  • Exit 68 (same as the NJ Turnpike).
  • At light, make left following signs for U-turn.
  • At light on Fort Lee Road make a left.
  • Go over the Turnpike, continue the Overpeck County Park Driveway stop light.
  • Turn left at the Overpeck County Park Driveway stop light.
    Go straight .5 of a mile. Destination will be on the left.

FROM ROUTE 80 EAST

  • East on Route 80 to Route 95 North.
  • Exit 70A, Leonia.
  • Follow ramp to Degraw Ave.
  • Turn Right on Degraw Ave which turns into Fort Lee Rd.
  • Turn left at the Overpeck County Park Driveway stop light.
  • Go straight .5 of a mile. Destination will be on the left.

Field Station: Dinosaurs is…

A working scientific expedition where students participate in active scientific investigations across the disciplines of biology, geology, climatology and paleontology.

An Earth Systems laboratory where groups explore a 200-million-year-old volcano and make discoveries about the history of the Earth, New Jersey’s geological past, plate tectonics and climate change.

The world’s most unique zoo, with more than 30 life-size animatronic dinosaurs in a natural environment of tall grasses, and winding trails.
Coming face-to-face with dinosaurs, interacting with scientists, playing games, laughing and learning.

…the most fun your group will have all year.

Hours

2021 Summer Season

June 22 through September 5

Tuesdays through Sundays, 10am - 6 pm

2021 Fall Season

September 11 through November 14

Saturdays and Sundays, 10am - 5pm

Dinosaurs After Dark

October 1 through October 30

Friday and Saturday Evenings from 6:45pm - 9:30pm

Holidays

Open Sunday July 4 and Labor Day , Monday September 6

*All sales end 30 minutes before closing.

Contact Us

855.999.9010

3 Overpeck Park Driveway,  Leonia, NJ 07605

Henry Hoebel Area of Overpeck County Park on Fort Lee Road

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