Camden Children's Garden

3 Riverside Dr.
Camden, NJ 08103- Map It
(856) 365-8733

AAA Editor Notes

Camden Children's Garden is on the riverfront at 3 Riverside Dr., adjacent to Adventure Aquarium. It features a variety of themed gardens designed for children ages 12 and under, including a dinosaur garden, a fitness garden and a picnic garden. Storybook Gardens features the Giant's Garden, Three Little Pigs Garden and an English-style garden like the one depicted in the different versions of the movie “The Secret Garden.” There also is a butterfly garden, a maze and a tree house. Indoor exhibits include the Philadelphia Eagles Butterfly House, Benjamin Franklin's Secret Workshop and the tropically landscaped Plaza de Aibonito. Visitors also can ride the Garden Carousel, the Arrow River Train and the Spring Butterfly Ride, which raises riders 30 feet in the air to provide a butterfly's-eye view of the gardens. Picnicking is permitted. Time: Allow 2 hours minimum.
$6; $4 (visitors with a paid admission to Adventure Aquarium arriving through the Garden Gate); free (ages 0-2).
Hours: Wed.-Sun. 10-5. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.