It is fun filled wild afternoon in Essex county, NJ.
Attractions include a giant python, animal theme play area, walk thru prairie dog exhibits, farm petting area, pony rides and mini train ride.
You can rent strollers or bring your own or just walk around, it isn't too big for older toddlers.
There is a picnic area for BYO food, or buy something in the cafe.
They have educational worksheets for readers and activity sheets for all ages.
It is mostly open 10-4 but hours vary depending on the season or day of the week. Also they have a discount afternoon when some services are limited but great for walking around.
Parking is ample and free!