The Aquarium In New Jersey That’s Live Streaming Penguins For Your Enjoyment
Jenkinson’s Boardwalk in Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey is a shore staple. Who hasn’t spent a summer here? Open since 1928, it’s brought joy to families for generations. It started out with a candy shop, soda fountain, refreshment stand, novelty store, and a swimming pool. A dance hall and mini-golf were soon added.
Today, the boardwalk has rides, games, restaurants, an obstacle course, entire amusement park, and more. A highlight is the family-friendly Jenkinson’s Aquarium. Open since 1991, it’s a delight for kids and adults alike.
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You can check out their live penguin cam here! I especially enjoy watching them interact with staff and waddle around. They’re so cute when they run! If you want to meet some of the residents and learn more about African Penguins, check out the video below by Jenkinson’s Aquarium made in 2017:
Kristen is a writer, editor, and social media maven who loves her state. Born and raised in New Jersey, sharing all it has to offer is her passion. After attending Montclair State University, she continued her education online, obtaining certifications in social media management.
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