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Things To Do In New Jersey – Liberty State Park

If you’re looking for things to do in northern New Jersey, consider a trip to Liberty State Park in Jersey City. This spectacular park offers breathtaking views of the Statue of Liberty and the Manhattan skyline and is a dramatic setting in which to enjoy a number of outdoor recreational activities.… Read more...

Things To Do In New Jersey – Visit Our Botanical Gardens!

New Jersey Botanical Gardens Offer Visitors Relaxing Refuge

Spring has nearly sprung here in New Jersey and – in my opinion – not a moment too soon! It won’t be long before we’re enjoying beautiful sights such as this one…

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Colorful flowers herald the arrival of spring in New Jersey. | Photo Credit: Tim Sackton via Flickr

It’s breathtaking, isn’t it?… Read more...

Things To Do In New Jersey – Visit A Planetarium!

Soar Through Space at New Jersey’s Planetariums

Looking for fun things to do in New Jersey on a cold or rainy day? Are you or someone else in your family fascinated by stars, planets, black holes, and all things astronomical? Consider a trip to one of the numerous planetariums in New Jersey!… Read more...

Things To Do In New Jersey – Old Barracks Museum

Old Barracks Museum Combines Education with Entertainment, Thrilling Thousands of Visitors Annually

On a blustery, bitter cold and snowy Christmas night, General George Washington led 2400 troops across the Delaware River into New Jersey and marched on Trenton to attack the British and Hessian troops. The Battle of Trenton (the first of two) was short, and the Americans emerged victorious, marking a momentous turn in the Revolutionary War.… Read more...

Things to Do In New Jersey – Liberty Science Center

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Things To Do In Jersey City NJ

With chilly weather approaching here in New Jersey, many of us are going to be looking for fun indoor things to do – especially those of us with kids! As a mom, I love when I can find an educational place to take my kids that’s fun as well.… Read more...

Things To Do In New Jersey – Gateway National Recreation Area at Sandy Hook

When you think “National Park”, many people think Yellowstone, Grand Canyon, Rocky Mountain, or even Shenandoah. Not too many people think New Jersey. Yet, you may be surprised to know that New Jersey is home to a number of National Historical Parks, Recreation Areas, Reserves, and Historic and Scenic Trails.… Read more...

Things to Do In New Jersey – Air Victory Museum

This past weekend, my youngest son and I were looking for things to do on a rainy day in New Jersey. We decided to check out the Air Victory Museum in Lumberton, New Jersey. Let me tell you, this is one of those “Jersey Gems” that I often mention and more people ought to know about.… Read more...