9 Minutes from Manhattan
90 million years back in time


 
 

 

CLOSED FOR THE SEASON


REOPENING

MAY 2017


 

 

 

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Hours and Directions


HOURS

 

The park is currently closed for the winter season.
 

Purchase your tickets in advance and use them whenever you like during the 2017 Season!

2017 Season:
The park is open rain or shine from 10 -6pm on the following days:
May 27 through June 25, Saturdays and Sundays only
Memorial Day, May 29

2017 Summer Hours:
Tuesday- Sunday, 10-6p
June 27 through September 3
July 4th 10-6p
Labor Day, September 4

Dinosaurs After Dark:
Friday and Saturday Nights
September 29 - October 28

Dinosaurs After Dark is the Field Station's spooky, funny and, yes, educational nighttime adventure just in time for Halloween! From September 29 - October 28, we're open late. Join us for a fun-filled night of chills, laughs and music as we explore our park by lantern light, hunt in the darkened woods for an escaped T-Rex and sing our fears away with the Dinosaur Troubadour. Tickets will go on sale soon so check back often!
Dinosaurs After Dark is a guided tour that starts at 7:00pm SHARP

Visit our Temporary Base of Operations at Overpeck County Park in Bergen County in Spring 2017!

 


Location

 

 

 

 


 

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).
  • 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

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.


FOR QUESTIONS CALL 855.999.9010

  


 

PARKING

 

Free Parking is available on-site in a lot adjacent to our front entrance.