Leopards Return to Essex County’s Turtle Back Zoo




On Monday, August 27, Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced the re-opening of the Leopard Exhibit at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo. The comprehensive modernization and expansion were part of the County Executive’s initiative to provide the highest standard of care and first-class conditions for animals at Turtle Back. The exhibit features snow leopards and amur leopards.

The Zoo, located at 560 Northfield Ave., West Orange, NJ, is open daily from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.