NEW! Jenkinson’s Aquarium is going virtual for schools, camps, and libraries! All educational programs are adapted to the appropriate grade level and support the New Jersey Core Curriculum Content Standards.

The programs currently being offered are: Penguin Pointers, Parrot Palooza, Outrageous Reptiles, No Bones About It, NJ’s Precious Pinelands, and Sloth Safari.

The cost for one 45-minute program is $150.00 which includes an environmental conservation component, live animal ambassador, and time for questions.  For additional information or if you would like to book a virtual program, please contact our Education Coordinator at or 732.899.1659

Jenkinson's Aquarium Virtual Animal Showings

Animal Encounters

Jenkinson's Aquarium offers the unique opportunity to meet one of our amazing animals while learning all about them from the keepers who know them best! Reservations must be booked 2 weeks in advance Call (732) 899-1659 or email to book.

*Animal Encounters are for ages 7 and up.

animal encounters