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10 Fun Things to Do in New Jersey With Kids

By: Mary Jones

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Visit the Adventure Aquarium

Kids may view a variety of aquatic life, such as sharks, penguins, and sea turtles, at the Adventure Aquarium in Camden. 

Liberty Science Center

Visit the Liberty Science Center in Jersey City, where kids can participate in interactive exhibits, learn about science firsthand, and even watch an IMAX film.

Enjoy Jenkinson's Boardwalk

For authentic boardwalk entertainment, go to Jenkinson's Boardwalk in Point Pleasant Beach. For family fun, there are amusement rides, video games, arcades, and even a beach.

Turtle Back Zoo

Take a trip to the Turtle Back Zoo in West Orange, where kids can see animals from around the world, including giraffes, elephants, and lions.

Fun at Sahara Sam's Oasis

Spend a day enjoying water slides, wave pools, and other aquatic attractions at Sahara Sam's Oasis indoor water park in West Berlin.

Discover Imagine That!!!:

Discover Imagine That!!!, a Florham Park interactive children's museum where children may participate in imaginative play, hands-on exhibits, and educational activities.

Ride the Cape May Whale Watcher

Join the Cape May Whale Watcher on an outing to see whales and dolphins. Kids will enjoy cruising along the coast and viewing aquatic creatures.

Visit Diggerland USA

Diggerland USA in West Berlin is the place to go if your kids are crazy about construction equipment. The rides and attractions of this theme park are based on actual construction machinery.

Experience the Land of Make Believe

Have a blast at the Land of Make Believe in Hope, a family-friendly amusement park with water rides, live entertainment, and play areas for younger children.

Explore the Battleship New Jersey

Tour the Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial located in Camden. Kids can learn about history while exploring the massive battleship and its exhibits.