Associated Humane Societies
& Popcorn Park

Please follow all social distancing guidelines.  

Hours:   11 to 5 daily         Admission into the zoo stops at 4:15 pm.     

Holidays  11 to  2pm


  • Adults - $7.00, tax included
  • Seniors 62+ $4
  • Children 3 to 11 $ 4  (children under 3 are free)
  • Schools or other groups  - $2.00 per person, includes tax
  • Free with Wildlife Club, Share-A-Pet or Zoological Society membership card
  • Members of our military – Free

Refreshments: Cold drinks, ice cream, popcorn and peanuts available-NO OUTSIDE FOOD IN ZOO 

Facilities:   Picnic area

Pets:    Not allowed in Zoo for safety reasons

Wheelchair Accessibility:   The sandy terrain of Popcorn Park Refuge is not conducive to standard handicap wheelchairs or strollers. Upon request, a beach terrain wheelchair is available.

Feeding of animals:    Feeding of animals in the Zoo is not allowed due to the animals requiring specialized diets; however, air-popped popcorn and peanuts may be purchased to feed free roaming birds and some of the farm animals.


  • GARDEN STATE PARKWAY: From the Garden State Parkway North or South, take Exit 74 and turn West (left) onto Lacey Road. Travel 6.7 miles. Sign for Popcorn Park is on the left; turn right into Humane Way.
  • FROM TRENTON: Take 206 South to 195 East and then take 195 East to Exit 8 - bear right onto 539/524. Follow that road to High St./539 South (make left); take that to 530. Bear left and go about 3 miles to Lacey Road. Make a right, then go about 5 miles -- sign for Popcorn Park is on right; turn left into Park driveway (Humane Way).
  • FROM NJ TURNPIKE(NORTH JERSEY) Take turnpike to Exit 11 (Garden State Parkway) then follow GSP directions.
  • FROM DELAWARE MEMORIAL BRIDGE: Take Route 295 North to Route 70 East. Take Route 70 East approximately 25 miles to the intersection of Route 539. Make right on 539 to Route 530 at which you'll bear left. Go about 3 miles to intersection of Lacey Rd. Make right on Lacey Rd. and continue about 5 miles until you see sign for Zoo on righthand side and make left into Humane Way.
  • FROM PENNSYLVANIA TURNPIKE: Take Pennsylvania Turnpike to New Jersey Turnpike North to Exit 7A. Take I-95 East to Exit 16. Take Route 539 South to Route 530 and bear left. Take 530 to Lacey Rd and make a right. Continue on Lacey Rd about 5 miles until you come to Popcorn Park sign on right hand side. Make left onto Humane Way.
  • FROM HOLLAND\LINCOLN TUNNEL: Take Route I-9 to Garden State Parkway in Woodbridge and follow GSP instructions.