Spend a Day With the Dinosaurs

 
New Jersey Dinosaur Park

Hours

2021 Summer Season

June 19 through September 5
Tuesdays through Sundays, 10am – 6 pm

2021 Fall Season

September 5 through November 14
Saturdays and Sundays, 10am – 5pmAlso open November 11th and 12th

Dozin’ with Dinos

Saturday, August 7 and 24
7pm to 8am (overnight)

Dinosaurs After Dark

September 24 through October 30
Friday and Saturday Evenings from 6:45pm – 9:30pm

Holidays

Open July 4 and Labor Day , September 6

*All ricket sales end 30 minutes before closing.

Admission

 

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.

 

Day Passes

Includes all day admission to the park and a full schedule of live shows, games and activities.

Guests 2 and older:
Online: Regularly $17, (plus tax, transaction fees are waived)

Children Under 2:
Free but still require an online ticket

 

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

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 to park entrance 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 19 through September 5
Tuesdays through Sundays, 10am - 6 pm

2021 Fall Season

September 5 through November 14
Saturdays and Sundays, 10am - 5pm
Also open November 11th and 12th

Dozin’ with Dinos

Saturday, August 7 and 24
7pm to 8am (overnight)

Dinosaurs After Dark

September 24 through October 30
Friday and Saturday Evenings from 6:45pm - 9:30pm

Holidays

Open July 4 and Labor Day , September 6

*All sales end 30 minutes before closing.

Contact Us

855.999.9010

Overpeck County Park, Henry Hoebel Area
Fort Lee Road, Leonia, NJ 07605

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