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35 Best Places to Visit in New Jersey for All Travelers

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35 Best Places to Visit in New Jersey for All Travelers

Introduction - Whether you are visiting New Jersey for the first time or returning to see more of the state, check out...

 
 

Liberty Science Center

Landmark 1 - A fun cultural landmark that's especially popular with families is the Liberty Science Center. The Jersey City attraction opened in...

 
 

New Jersey State House

Landmark 2 - Located in the state capital of Trenton, the New Jersey State House can't be left off a list of famous...

 
 

Delaware River

Landmark 3 - The Delaware River is a significant river on the Atlantic Coast. It runs through New Jersey, as well as New...

 
 
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George Washington Bridge

Landmark 4 - The George Washington Bridge was constructed in the late 1920s and opened in 1931, connecting New Jersey to Manhattan in...

 
 

Gateway National Recreation Area Sandy Hook Unit

Landmark 5 - Located in the Highlands region, Gateway National Recreation Area Sandy Hook Unit should be on every outdoor enthusiast's list of...

 
 

Liberty State Park

Landmark 6 - Liberty State Park sits across the Hudson River from Manhattan with amazing views of the NYC skyline, the Statue of...

 
 
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MetLife Stadium

Landmark 7 - If you're a sports fan, one of the famous places to visit in New Jersey that you'll want to check...

 
 
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Princeton University

Landmark 8 - New Jersey's Princeton University is one of eight Ivy League schools in the United States. These schools are not only...

 
 

Ellis Island

Landmark 9 - Ellis Island is similar to the Statue of Liberty in that while NYC lays claim to it, it's technically in...

 
 
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Lucy the Margate Elephant

Landmark 10 - One of the quirkiest famous landmarks of New Jersey is Lucy the Margate Elephant. Located in Margate City, the six-story...

 
 

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