Bergen County Zoo

Closure Alert
The Bergen County Zoo will be CLOSED to the Public on Thanksgiving (November 25th) and Christmas (December 25th).

Closure Alert
Beginning Friday, November 26th, the Bergen County Zoo and Train will close at 3pm, Thursday through Sunday. The Zoo and Train will reopen at 4pm for Let it GLOW!: a Holiday Spectacular ticket holders.

Program Schedule

Subject to change. Please see the daily program postings as you enter the zoo.

Helpful Links

COVID Precautions

  • Plexi-glass has been installed to cover and protect all of the exhibits.
  • Six feet social distance
  • Masks must be worn while inside the gift shop.
  • Hand sanitizer throughout the Zoo

Upcoming Events

Bergen County Winter Wonderland Tickets On Sale Now!
Let It Glow Nov 26 through Jan 30th

Zoo Gift Shop

The zoo gift shop is open from 10am-4:30pm. Masks are required while inside the gift shop. For more information, please call the gift shop at 201-634-3117 or visit


The train and carousel are open daily, 10am-4:30pm, weather and conditions permitting. Tickets are purchased at zoo entrance.


Train: $2 per person

Carousel: $2 per person

The Pony Rides are closed for the season

The Budgie exhibit is closed for the season

Contact Us

 Bergen County Zoo

Phone: 201-634-3100

 Bergen County Department of Parks

One Bergen County Plaza • 4th Floor • Hackensack, NJ 07601-7076

Phone: 201-336-7275