Tubing, Rafting, Kayaking and Canoeing in NJ!
Delaware River Tubing has been providing family fun to New Jersey residents and beyond since 1987 and they're not stopping anytime soon! Delaware River Tubing is the perfect place to take the entire family for a day on the Delaware River. There is an activity for everyone in the family! Whether you want to relax on a tube all day, Kayak down the Delaware or try Canoeing it's all available! Perfect day trip in New Jersey for everyone in your family and all of your friends! Don't forget to visit the famous hot dog man!
Winery, Vineyard and Winemaking Club!
Nestled in the hills of beautiful Hunterdon County, Beneduce Vineyards offers a Winemaking Club (make your own barrel at a real winery and vineyard!), Wine Tastings and Sales, and Vineyard Tours. You can also join them every week for their "Group Therapy" Happy hour with live music on their beautiful stone patio or inside their Tropical Oasis- a converted greenhouse with indoor stone patio and fruit trees during colder months! Please contact Justen Beneduce at (908) 251-2526 or Justen@BeneduceVineyards.com to learn more about their Winery, Winemaking Club, or Private Events.
The Only All-In-One Museum, Zoo & Aquarium in NJ!
What’s new at Liberty Science Center? Amazing experiences! Try the new Infinity Climber hanging gym. Climb 35 feet above the floor on 64 small platforms…if you dare! Other great activities include the pitch-black Touch Tunnel maze; walking along a beam 18 feet high; and being blasted by hurricane-force winds and rain the Curtain Wall simulator. Check LSC.org to see times for the new million-volt Tesla Lightning Show. Our traveling exhibits change several times a year and include shows for scientists ages 2-8 all the way to adults. In our permanent experiences, work in a lab to isolate plant DNA and learn how to protect your family from germs; enjoy mini experiments with roaming science presenters; see live action science shows; and in summer months, go wild on the outdoor Wildlife Challenge obstacle course. Children ages 2-5 will love the gallery just for them – no big kids allowed! And LSC has the nation’s largest IMAX Dome Theater with constantly-changing family-friendly films. LSC is conveniently located in Liberty State Park, Jersey City. See LSC.org or Facebook.
One of the best museums in New Jersey - Northern NJ
Scenic flights, lessons and charters! Sky River Helicopters, with two convenient locations in Pittstown, NJ and Williamstown, NJ, offers helicopter Charter Services, Learn to Fly Demos, Scenic Tours and Flight Training. Our helicopter charter service can take the hassle out of your travels. Avoid the traffic of our busy highways by taking a helicopter to your destination. Call us for more information and pricing. We have helicopter demos and tours to meet your needs.
Whether you are interested in a hands-on helicopter experience, a photo flight of NYC or Philadelphia, a romantic sunset tour with champagne or want to fly over your home, Sky River Helicopter can make it happen. Our flight school can train you for your private or commercial helicopter pilots license - all with one-on-one instruction. Gift certificates are available. We are open year round. For more information, please call us at 908-809-5942 or visit our website at www.skyriverhelicopters.com.
Best helicopter tours in NJ - Northern & Southern NJ
Great way to spend the day in NJ!
Jenkinson's Boardwalk in beautiful Point Pleasant Beach, NJ features white sandy beaches, games, rides, delicious food, even an Aquarium teaming with Sharks, Penguins, Seals, Monkeys and lots more interesting creatures. It’s everything you expect from a world famous Jersey Shore Boardwalk and more! Whether you are visiting for the day or making it your getaway, every member of your family will find excitement. Featuring free weekly events and year round festivals, it’s never an ordinary day at Jenkinson’s Boardwalk!
The Most family-friendly boardwalk in NJ - Central NJ
Amazing aquarium right off the boardwalk!
Jenkinson's Aquarium is located on the boardwalk in Point Pleasant Beach, NJ. The whole family will love our exotic exhibits such as Atlantic sharks, Pacific sharks, coral reefs, penguins, seals and more. The penguins’ new home that allows an eye to eye look so incredible you’ll feel like one of the waddle! Take the kids to the touch tank for a hands on experience with live animals ranging from a sea star to a sting ray. The aquarium is open all year for your convenience, closing only on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day. If you would like information on the aquarium, educational workshops, our Outreach Program, birthday parties or rentals, please call (732) 899-1212.
2 Amusement parks, 1 location!
Seaside Heights, NJ is waiting for you this summer! Don’t miss a visit to Casino Pier and Breakwater Beach Waterpark in the heart of the Jersey Shore. It’s two great parks in one convenient location in the center of town. Casino Pier, on the legendary boardwalk, features many thrilling new rides as well as the classic rides perfect for all ages. Plus the mouthwatering fare at the Pier Grill, food stands and the fun of the boardwalk games and huge arcade. Just across the street, is Breakwater Beach Waterpark. Let the little ones splash away in the safe, soft clean toddler area while the bigger kids take on the thrill slides. Check out the website for outstanding Family Value Packs and Midnight Madness specials!
Two of the best amusement parks in NJ - Central NJ
A Dream Getaway To Relax the Body Soul!
The Woolverton Inn is a country estate bed and breakfast near New Hope, PA and Lambertville NJ offering the ultimate in privacy and luxury. Set on ten park-like acres and surrounded by 300 acres of preserved farmland, our inn offers rooms with historic charm and modern amenities such as CD players and CD library, featherbeds, fluffy robes, luxury linens, and free WiFi. And don’t forget our signature 3 course country breakfast each morning! FunNewJersey.com picks the Woolverton Inn as the #1 best overall Bed and Breakfast in all of New Jersey!
Family Fun Farm in NJ!
Join us for our Fall Harvest Events at New Jersey's go-to farm for the fall! We've got a huge corn maze (coupon available on website), pumpkin picking, hayrides, pony rides, animal petting, bounce house, corn box, hay mountain, corn cannon, pumpkin painting, NJ's #1 popular haunted hayrides & haunted corn maze at night as well as other haunted attractions at night! We have special events on weekends, so be sure to check our website's calendar of events! We also host parties and field trips. You will have a blast at Horse Sleigh Farm this fall, no matter what age! Visit our website at www.horsesleighfarm.com to begin!
Giant Indoor Trampoline Park!
Our 41,000 square foot state of the art facility is the first of its kind in the Edison, New Jersey. We feature multiple arena style jumpers with rebounding floors foam pit and angled rebounding sidewalls. Our jumpers comprise close to 15,000 square feet of rebounding surface! Rebounderz of Edison provides a safe environment for people of all ages.
We offer a range of services including birthday parties, corporate team building, summer camp destination programs, video arcade, WI-FI lounge and cafe', and open jump time during normal business hours. Come down to see their newest feature - Air Basketball Trampolines! Take the trip to Edison, NJ to visit our spectacular facility and see for yourself what the excitement is about. Our massive trampolines are a sight to behold!
A one-of-a-kind attraction in New Jersey - Central NJ
Treat yourself to a Spa Day in Central NJ!
Avanti Day Resort is a Full Service Salon and Day Spa located in the Design Center on US Highway 9 in Manalapan, NJ.
Monmouth County Reader's Choice award-winning salon and spa for 2012! We've also been named one of the top salons in the country by Elle Magazine along with "Best Spa of Monmouth County" for 2011. Plus, were voted "Best Spa in New Jersey" for 2010, the 2009 "National Salon of the Year," and... "Best of Englishtown" for 2008!
Avanti has redefined luxury and pampering, reaching out with special touches that are the hallmark of refined hospitality.
Our Day Resort captivates guests with an enchanting salon, world-class spa, nail emporium, executive retreat for men, concierge services and boutique, all in an intoxicating ambiance. Commissioned art and architecture brought together to create a unique and elegant atmosphere that captures the essence of all the worlds grandeur. A place where guests are immersed in our commitment to excellence, embodied in our unsurpassed attention to detail, devotion to style, understated elegance and unparalleled personal service.
A Great Spa and Fitness Center!
Minerals Resort and Spa is a fantastic Spa if you're looking to get fit, continue being fit, or just play some of your favorite sports! At Minerals Resort and Spa, part of the Crystal Springs Resort, you'll find everything from racquet ball courts, basketball courts, to a state-of-the art gym where you can work out.
Once you get worn out, you can visit the Spas available in the area where you can go in the sauna, get a massage, or just relax in a hot tub. It's the perfect combination to getting everyone fit and feeling relaxed!
The Best Spa and Fitness Center in Sussex County - Northern NJ
One of New Jersey's Top Attractions for Kids!
Come out to Brick NJ for a unique and fun pirate adventure in NJ! Kids and parents alike will love the pirate cruise! Come out to find the treasure and sail with Jersey Shore Pirates for an interactive treasure hunt where your child becomes part of the action! The Sea Gypsy and its experienced crew sets sail daily on the Metedeconk River for a Swashbuckling Pirate Adventure. This true Pirate Adventure begins with face painting and dress-up as we transform your mini mates into our mighty Pirate Crew.
Once onboard you'll fire our famous water cannons, battle the enemy pirate, taste some Pirate's grog, discover sunken treasure and much more! Jersey Shore Pirates is conveniently located just minutes from Point Pleasant Beach and Boardwalk. This adventure is a "must do" for locals and visitors alike.
Face painting and dress up will begin 30 minutes prior to sailing times. Don't miss the chance to transform your little ones into swashbuckling pirates!
Fun all year long in Morris County New Jersey!
There is always something for kids and families to do in Morris County. From great outdoor adventures and hands-on activities, shows and exhibits for kids -the offerings are always plentiful. Bookmark the Morris County Tourism Bureau website, www.morristourism.org and check back frequently for ideas. No matter what time of year, there is always something new and different to explore in Morristown and throughout Morris County. Enjoy a variety of activities over Winter Break and Spring Break, Fireworks and the Reading of the Declaration of Independence in the summer, and hiking and biking and farm visits in the Fall, and end the year with Holly Days and First Night Morris. Indoor or outdoor, and for all ages, you can find it all in Morris County. Sign up for our e-news for updated delivered to your inbox biweekly.
Something for everyone all year long in Morris County NJ! - Northern NJ
Indoor and Outdoor Water Park fun - Open all year round!
Sahara Sam's Oasis is located in West Berlin, New Jersey. It is a family owned and family focused indoor and outdoor water park, arcade, and all around entertainment destination. Their innovative design provides year-round water park attractions inside and out. Out of the nearly 70,000 square feet of indoor fun, 80% is contained under a retractable roof system providing a weather proof experience. Most recently the water park opened a 2-acre outdoor expansion replicating the thrills of ocean side entertainment – The Beach Club in addition to a new dining court facility and private birthday party rooms. Attractions aside, Sahara Sam’s is recognized for exceptional service in a clean, safe, and fun atmosphere. Additionally, Sahara Sam’s is the principal financial backer for SAMBULANCE Safety Squad a 501(c)3 nonprofit education program. It’s Always 84 and Sunny at Sahara Sam’s!
Spend a Day in the Tropics without leaving New Jersey! - Southern NJ
Ocean Front Hotel with many Accommodations!
Congress Hall is a beautiful, four-story ocean front property with the relaxed elegance and luxury of ahistoric hotel. This seaside resort occupies an entire beachfront block overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and offers over 100 beautifully furnished rooms and three luxurious suites, two heated outdoor pools, a fitness center, a retail corridor, including our own Tommy's Folly coffee shop, gifts, and boutique, and Sea Spa--a luxurious full service spa. Our popular restaurant, The Blue Pig Tavern, serves breakfast, lunch and dinner; the Brown Room cocktail lounge and the entertaining Boiler Room nightclub are both wonderful places to relax. These amenities, and thehistoric charm of Cape May, make Congress Hall the most exclusive Cape May destination at the Jersey Shore. Congress Hall is ranked #33 on Conde Nast Traveler top 45 Hotels in the Northeast 2012 List.
Spend the weekend at one ofthe most beautiful hotels in NJ! - Southern NJ
A Beautiful Conde Nast Traveler Gold Listed Hotel!
The Virginia Hotel is proud to be on the Conde Nast Traveler Gold List 2013! The Virginia Hotel Cottages offers 24 intimate rooms in the main house and 5 spacious cottages along Jackson Street, in the heart of the famed historic district of Cape May. The Virginia hotel is an impeccably restored 1879 landmark building and is the foremost luxury hotel in Cape May. History combines with modern day amenities and superior service to provide guests with a unique Cape May hotel experience. All guests enjoy complimentary breakfast, wireless Internet and valet parking. Our luxury hotelis ideally located just a halfa block from the ocean and one block from the downtown Cape May shopping. The Virginia Hotel is ranked #10 on Conde Nast Traveler top 45 Hotels in the Northeast 2012 List.
The Virginia Hotel is proud to be the only NJ hotel on the Conde Nast Traveler Gold List 2013! - Southern NJ
111 South Chelsea Avenue, Atlantic City, NJ 800-548-3030
Gorgeous20 Story Ivory Tower with a Modern Decor!
The Chelsea is a boutique Luxury Hotel in Atlantic City, NJ. The first non-gaming hotel to grace the Boardwalk since the 1960s, the Chelsea captures imaginations by conjuring the long-lost glamour and sophistication of this seaside resort town as a magical retreat where leisure and luxury come together in a perfect blend of great service, true comfort, and alluring spaces. Posh and luxurious, with a sleek, modern decor, Chelsea Luxe rooms and suites are situated in the hotel's 20-story tower. Many boast sweeping ocean and bay views. Come and stay with us at the Chelsea, where we usher in a new era of Atlantic City chic, re-imagining the fabled heyday of "America's Playground" for the savvy modern traveler.
Enjoy a beautiful vacation weekend at this boutique Luxury Hotel in Atlantic City, NJ -Southern NJ
Best sightseeing cruise company in New Jersey Finally, a better way to get to New York City! Skip the traffic! Relax! Enjoy the views aboard our high-speed ferry! Seastreak also offers lots of fun family friendly trips year round. Join us for one of our Sightseeing Cruises from Highlands or Atlantic Highlands to see the amazing sights of New York Harbor; direct service to and tickets packages to Citi Field or Yankee Stadium (check out our video here!); awesome Fall Foliage Cruises, ticket packages to see West Point football games, or book one of our fabulous cruises to Martha’s Vineyard! Seastreak vessels are also available for private charter, whether it is a holiday party, corporate meeting or any special occasion! Please call 1-800-BOATRIDE (800-262-8743) or visit seastreak.com for more information.
Serving Monmouth County NJ and NYC - Northern Shore Region NJ
One of New Jersey's Most Exciting Attractions!
Cape May Whale Watcher is the original whale and dolphin watching cruise line in NJ. Since 1973 they have been providing the Jersey Shore with a fun and interactive cruise experience. The entire family, especially the little ones, will love watching dolphins and whales flopping and playing around in the open waters! Choose from 1 of 7 different cruise experiences perfect for everyone in the family. Cape May Whale Watcher provides Fireworks cruises, Dolphin and Whale watching cruises, Lighthouse cruises and many more!
Cape May Whale Watcher provides a unique and fun learning experience for children. Not only will you be taking them on an exciting cruise adventure, they will learn about the sea and animals that surround them everyday!
Drive a Real Race Car in New Jersey! Bring all of your family and friends to Green Flag Driving Experience located at Wall Speeedway to drive race cars in NJ! The GreenFlag Driving Experience team has been thrilling New Jersey residence for over 11 years! You don't have to worry about anything, they give you allof the equipment you need including equipment, instructions and most importantly the car! Don't worry if you've never drove a race car before, they provide you with a driver orientation before anyone can drive the car. They give you all the insight you'll need about the dynamics of race car driving including the principles of weight transfer and management, essential elements of race car control, vehicle response and more!
Get behind the wheel of a real race car and experience the adrenaline rush of a lifetime! This is a great New Jersey attraction for everyone in your family. Whether you’re a first time driver or a seasoned racer Green Flag Driving Experience will ensure you have a safe and exhilarating ride!
The Best Race Car Driving Experience in NJ - Southern NJ
"For the racer in all of us!" Speed Raceway is Pennsylvania's newest and largest indoor electric kart racing facility. It’s the perfect place for an authentic racing experience. Speed Raceway’s eco-friendly race karts have more torque than traditional gasoline karts. This combined with being only two inches off the ground on our challenging F-1 style racetracks and you will get an adrenaline filled racing experience that you will not forget! Located in Horsham PA, our nearly 100,000 square foot, two track facility is the largest indoor go-kart track on the east coast.
We welcome everyone from walk-in racers to catered private parties, fundraisers and corporate events. If you think you’re really fast, then join one of our adult racing leagues. Teams are forming now at the center near you. Visit speedraceway.com for more information!
Open: Mon-Thurs 12-10pm, Fri 12pm-11pm, Sat 10am-11pm and Sun 10am-8pm.
The Best Indoor Go Kart Racing in NJ - Southern NJ
World of Wings: where education meets fun! World of Wings is a Science and Nature Museum, as well as a family fun center located in Teaneck, NJ.
Let your journey begin by stepping into their LIVE Butterfly Atrium filled with different types of exotic butterflies from all over the world. Next, check out their butterfly hatching room where you can watch the butterflies emerge from their chrysalises. Visit the Exhibition Area where they have a unique collection of animals and insects for you to explore and observe.
Don’t let your adventure stop there! World of Wings has a soft-play area for toddlers, bounce house, ball pit, rock climbing wall, bubble room, play kitchen and so much more!
Come visit them any time for General Admission to explore their attractions freely at your own pace. (No reservations required).
WOW would love to host your next, birthday party, field trip, play date or group visit.
Visit their website for more information and let your imagination take flight!
The Best Children's Museum in NJ - Northern NJ
Water park in the mountains Mountain Creek Waterpark in Northern NJ is the Mac Daddy of all water parks in the entire State on NJ. There are some very serious rides here. The 23 foot jump off of Canyon Cliffs into a huge natural pool below is the highest Cliff Jump of all the NJ water parks. If you only have time to hit up one water park in NJ then Mountain Creek would have to be your first choice.
The one thing that makes Mountain Creek stand above the rest is that it is very unique. It does not offer many of the normal conventional water rides that most other water parks do. It is situated in a very cool setting on a huge Mountain that has beautiful secluded natural surroundings that are second to none in NJ.
Mountain Creek also has very nice children's rides and play areas. There is a beautiful natural lagoon where children can actually go inside caves! This is our pick for the best overall Family water Park in NJ.
Most beautiful water park in New Jersey - Northern NJ
Best antique shop in Southern NJ! The Historic Burlington Antiques Emporium is New Jersey's largest and most diverse antique shopping center. The emporium is conveniently located just two miles from the Burlington-Bristol Bridge and five miles off the New Jersey Turnpike. Spend an afternoon in Southern NJ and browse for hours through the 14,000 square foot building filled from wall to wall with interesting antiques, collectibles and household items. Veteran and new antiquers, young and old, will be stunned at the amount of items for sale.
Over 65 individual antique and collectable dealers come to the emporium to sell their merchandise under one roof. Find unique and hard to find items including model trains, books, military collectables, paintings, photographs, records, magazines and much more. Shop for home and office items as well, find new and used furniture pieces, kitchenware, china, clocks and many other interesting items. The jewelry and stained glass pieces for sale cannot be found anywhere else in the state, they’re truly one-of-a-kind items. The Historic Burlington Antiques Emporium is open year round, seven days a week. After your afternoon of antiquing, venture out into Burlington City to tour and dine at one of the local eateries.
Over 100 Guns for Rent. We take care of everything.
No Permits Necessary! Want to shoot? Just stop by! We have all the supplies you need plus over 120 rental guns for you to choose from! No permits are necessary. With our incomparable environment, staff and facility you and your friends will have the time of your life! Gun For Hire's Woodland Park Range is 15 minutes from anywhere in Northern New Jersey and only 12 miles from New York City. We are a full time 6 Star Range with a full time staff to exceed all your needs. We specialize in private parties, team building and corporate events. We have a lounge area, free wifi, gourmet café on site, and plenty of paved parking. Come to Gun For Hire's Range in Woodland Park and experience first hand why we are The Only 6 Star Family Destination Gun Range in the World!
"Staff was friendly and accommodating! The two ranges were awesome. Fantastic acoustics and ventilation. Computerized target systems and two separate ranges for 25 & 50 yards." - Henry J.K. YELP Review.
- Earned 6 stars and set new standards
- Voted Best of the Best NJ Monthly Magazine
- Over 120 guns for rent
- Gourmet Rifle Camp Cafe serves hot panini sandwiches and beverages
- Free wifi
- General and VIP lounge
- Incomparable family environment
- Over 65 exclusive courses from beginner to expert
- 13 indoor 25-yard ports
- 6 indoor 50-yard ports
- State-of-the-art air filtration system
- Children 8 years old and up can shoot!
Receive a Free gift when you come in! Just present a printout or photo of our ad!
Voted a #1 Attraction on the Jersey Shore!
OPEN BOAT SAILING EVERYDAY 7:30AM-2PM FOR STRIPERS BLUES
Climb aboard the "Queen of the Fleet!" The 75' Queen Mary sails daily April to December from 7:30am - 2:00pm. These open boat trips target STRIPED BASS BLUEFISH. Captain Dave and crew take pride in showing customers an exciting, fish filled trip aboard the Queen Mary. Whether you are an expert or novice fisherman, our professional, courteous, and friendly crew are eager to assist. Some key features include:
FAST, CLEAN COMFORTABLE
SEPARATE WOMEN’S RESTROOM
FUN, FAMILY ENVIRONMENT
ROD RENTALS AVAILABLE (Left handed and Spinning gear on request)
FISH CLEANING SERVICES
LATEST FISH FINDING SAFETY EQUIPMENT
AFTERNOON EVENING CHARTERS AVAILABLE
US COAST GUARD APPROVED
MAGIC HOUR STRIPERS
MAY JUNE 3:30PM-9:30PM SUNDAY, TUESDAY THURSDAY AFTERNOONS
FAMILY AFTERNOON SUMMER SPECIAL TRIPS:
THURSDAY’S FISH FIREWORKS 5PM- 9:30
SUNDAY TUESDAY 3:30PM - 7:30PM FAMILY FISHING TRIP
Indoor Boardwalk Offers Arcade, Rides, Laser Tag and More! Get Inside the Fun! It’s ALWAYS FREE to enter! Create great memories at iPlay America with a spectacular array of more than 200 video and skills games, Cosmic Battle: The Extreme Laser Experience — our two-level laser tag arena, 4-D Movie Theater, indoor boardwalk, concerts, and other events. Guests select from Go Karts on the iPA Speedway, Bumper Cars, the Kite Flyer, Skyscraper, Boardwalk Mini Bowling, and a variety of other rides and attractions for younger children. IPlay America won New Jersey Monthly’s 2014 Best of New Jersey Kids Destination, Central, a 2013 Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence and the Asbury Park Press Best of Monmouth County honors for Best Indoor Theme Park and Best Candy Store. iPlay America also features Game Time Bar and Grill, Sonny’s Boardwalk Grill, Mixx Frozen Yogurt, Boardwalk Bites, and Broadway Sweets, complete with tons of current and retro candy. Every Friday from 8 p.m. - midnight, iPlay America offers iPlay After Dark – a night of FUN for all ages! Dance to today’s hits with a live DJ, enjoy the spectacular lightshow, and have a chance to win awesome prizes. You also get UNLIMITED Rides, Go Karts and Laser Tag and a $10 Game Card – all for only $24.95! From birthday parties to a spontaneous night out, iPlay America is Central Jersey’s best place to go out and get inside the fun.
The Best Birthday Party Ever!
Be Part of the FUN!
The BEST BIRTHDAY PARTY EVER now includes MORE KIDS, MORE FOR THE BIRTHDAY CHILD and a LOWER PRICE! Your child will always remember an iPlay America birthday celebration. We have packages for all ages — and all budgets! Our most popular birthday party is the iParty PLUS package for the guest of honor and 14 friends that includes rides and Cosmic Battle: The Extreme Laser Experience — our two-level laser tag, an iPA Speedway Go Kart ride, a 4D Movie Theater experience, arcade Game Cards, pizza, soda, and much more. This party includes a Personal Party Host so you create the memories — and have fun, too! Guests each receive a $5 Game Card and the birthday honoree receives a $25 Game Card and 100 tickets to use at the redemption counter! Enjoy our VIP entrance and complimentary coat check as well. Visit iPlayAmerica.com/birthday-parties or call 732-577-8200 for more information. Save even more when you book a Wednesday party!
Best indoor all-in-one amusement center - Central NJ
Always more new things to see and do! Open 365 days a year, Adventure Aquarium continues to offer new opportunities for families to explore, discover and play. Whether you’re a first-time visitor or a returning guest, you can count on new hands-on activities, new animals and exhibits and new moments of magic. Check out KidZone, an enchanting playground “under the sea,” and experience seven different touch exhibits to get up close and personal with sharks, stingrays and more. Adventure Aquarium is the only aquarium in the world where you can see hippos on exhibit, and the only aquarium in the country to feature a great hammerhead – among the largest and rarest of sharks! Add two million gallons of fun, a 40-foot suspended Shark Tunnel, a 4D Theater, free live shows and up-close animal experiences daily, and it’s clear to see why a trip to Adventure Aquarium promises to deliver family memories that will last a lifetime.
Located minutes from Philadelphia, on the Camden Waterfront - Southwest NJ
An awesome comedy club in Point Pleasant, NJ Make your way to Point Pleasant, NJ for a fun-filled night at Uncle Vinnie’s Comedy Club! Owned by two brothers, Dino and Jerry Ibelli, Uncle Vinnie’s was once named Ferrara’s Ristorante, focused on great food and only had comedy acts one night a week. Today, they offer comedy routines on a regular basis and have grown to be one of the hottest and most popular comedy clubs in NJ.
Enjoy a night of jokes, laughter and fun as you watch the performances of great comedians from around the area perform standup routines. Bring your friends, maybe even a date, to the club and laugh until your sides split. At Uncle Vinnie’s Comedy Club you will find performances from both well-known celebrities such as Gilbert Gottfried and Jay Black as well as one's by lesser-known comedians such as Raymond “The Amish Comic” and Corey Rodrigues.
One of New Jersey's newest attraction! The New Jersey Circus Center offers circus classes and workshops for kids and adults. These classes are great for learning circus arts, as well as a unique way to get fit! They offer various classes in trapeze, juggling, tumbling, tightwire and much more. Adult classes focus on fun and fitness; using a variety of ground and aerial circus skills, students get a total body workout that incorporates strength, flexibility, upper and lower body strength and balance. Visit the website for the class schedule and to sign up.
The New Jersey Circus Center offers five classes for kids of various ages. The Big Top Buddies program is for children 3 - 5 years old, First of May is designed for children 6 - 8 years old and the Youth Circus Program is appropriate for 9 - 12 year olds. Each of these three classes teaches students motor skills, hand-eye coordination and social skills using the trapeze, tightwire, juggling and tumbling. The more advanced classes are designed for children 13 - 17 and focus as an introduction to the world of aerial arts. Students are challenged to try a variety of apparatus including corde, fabric, trapeze, lyra, and hammock in order to teach tricks, connect with the equipment, move in the air and build strength.
Fun art activities in Union County Located in Berkeley Heights, NJ, Kayla’s Creative Art Studio is an excellent place to bring the kids for a day of creativity and fun. With various amateur painting classes as well as special events and parties, this is definitely one of the best places to go for art fun in NJ. Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned artist, Kayla’s Creative Art Studio welcomes you to come and express your artistic skills.
The staff at Kayla’s Creative Art Studio are highly trained and look to share their passion for art with everyone in NJ. Kids always have a lot of fun when they are expressing themselves, using messy materials such as paint and putting their ideas to paper or canvas. In addition to their wonderful kids art classes, they offer a BYOB painting classes, where adults can come and paint while enjoying a glass of wine. The whole family can have fun at this art studio and it is a fabulous place to gather with friends after work or on the weekend.
Art on the Great American Main Street! Situated amid a beautiful, tree-lined residential area of Montclair, the Montclair Art Museum (MAM) is esteemed for its holdings of American and Native American art, its exhibitions and its public programs and education classes. Montclair and the surrounding area offers a wide range of cultural activities, a variety of places to eat, a vibrant Town Center and natural beauty. Start your day at the Museum, where parking is free and plentiful, and be within walking distance of the center of town. Make a day of the experience by exploring the Family Learning Lab, booking a group tour, attending a public or family program, or registering for an art workshop in the Yard School of Art. Then enjoy the wonders of Montclair, which was named a 2015 Great American Main Street Winner!
Hours of Operation:
Wednesdays - Sundays, Noon - 5 p.m.
Free First Thursdays Nights: The Museum offers extended hours from 5 p.m. – 9 p.m. the first Thursday of the month (October–June).
Admission Cost: $12 nonmember adults, $10 for seniors (65+) and students with I.D., and free for members and children under 12.
Museum galleries are free for everyone the First Friday of every month and during Free First Thursday Nights.
The Best Family-Friendly Art Museum in NJ - Northern NJ
A museum full of engineering history in NJ! The Roebling Museum, a Southern NJ attraction gives New Jersey residents and visitors an inspiring look at the history of engineering. Now operating out of the old Roebling Mill, the museum is dedicated to preserving the history of the John A, Roebling’s Sons Company, a company that has offered numerous advancements to this particular field of work.
When you and your family make your way to the Roebling Museum, you will be able to explore the many on-site collections. Some of the most interesting items we have are the objects and documents we have salvaged from the Kinkora Works by the Environmental Protection Agency as well as items kindly donated by individuals. We also have numerous exhibitions, all of which explore the history of the family, business products and so much more! Walking tours are available for individuals and small groups. If you have a group of more than 10 people, call 609-499-7200 to make a reservation.
An awesome place to spend the afternoon in Southern NJ! - Southern NJ
Visit NJ's best indoor water park! CoCo Key Water Resort, New Jersey's ultimate indoor water park, is your key to worry free, weather-proof plans for the entire family! CoCo Key Water Resort brings 55,000 sq. ft of indoor water park fun to time-starved families with a close-to-home getaway the whole family can enjoy. From relaxing in the adventure river to braving the twists and turns on one of our 4-story high slides, interactive play area, indoor/outdoor spa and Gallons More Fun! Want to relax and have a great time doing it, without breaking your budget? Purchase one of our overnight stays. Not interested in staying overnight? Reserve an affordable family pack of tickets. CoCo Key Water Resort is the only indoor water park in New Jersey providing on-site, full-service accommodations. Relax and have a great time doing it by steering your course to CoCo Key Water Resort.
Best Indoor Water Park in NJ - Southern NJ
The Borgata 1 Borgata Way, Atlantic City, NJ
One of the best casinos in NJ! The charm of Atlantic City is something very few can resist. If you're looking to hit up the casino scene without going all the way to Las Vegas, than Atlantic City is the location for you. And if you're in Atlantic City ("AC" to the locals) make sure you visit the Borgata, one of the best casinos that Atlantic City has to offer. You can visit the Borgata and never leave the complex. Within the Borgata you've got everything from restaurants, to hotel rooms, to clubs, to a full casino (of course). Make sure if you visit Atlantic City, you visit the Borgata!
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Take to the skies with this parasailing company! Hang Loose Parasail is one of the most fun things you can do down the shore. Of course everyone goes down the shore to go swimming or visit the amusement parks, but why follow the crowd? Instead, go parasailing! You'll be suspended 500 feet over the shore waving down at your family on the sand (if you can spot them). This is an experience that you won't regret, as it's something that is so out of the ordinary! Take to the skies and Hang Loose!
A Great Racetrack for the Traditional Experience!
If you live in New Jersey (or are visiting) and have yet to see a traditional horserace, head on over to the Meadowlands Racetrack! One can spend a whole day at the Racetrack watching the races and having a great time with family and friends!
If horse racing isn't your thing, the Meadowlands Racetrack has been known to hold other interesting events. One of the events that the Meadowlands has is ostrich and camel races. Grab a couple of friends and visit the Meadowlands Racetrack, even if it's for the one time experience. But be warned, you'll probably want to go back again and again!
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A Great Zoo by any standard! While NJ has a great many zoos (over 10), Turtle Back Zoo is our choice for the best. It's a great, family friendly environment with an intuitive layout. They have many interesting sections to the park including the Sea Lion Water Garden, ALdabra Yard, and the Giant Flowers and Homely Nests section.
If you're interested in learning about what's in your own backyard, a great exhibit to visit is the "Wild New Jersey" exhibit. You'll be surprised to learn that animals such as the Bob Cat, the Peregrine Falcon, and the Bald Eagle are natives to New Jersey. Visit the Turtle Back Zoo for an interesting and fun experience!
A Great Attraction No One Knows About!
Historic Smithville is a town in New Jersey that not many people know about. Not even people from New Jersey. It's a quaint little town that has architecture reflects the 1700's, around the time of the Revolutionary War. This is a great attraction for everyone from history buffs to food lovers. It's especially great for out-of-staters who want to brag to their Jersey born friends about something they didn't know about!
This attraction is a well kept secret to the Jersey community, or else Jersey residents would probably be there every chance they had. Complete with great shopping, a fantastic bakery (The Smithville Bakery is a must if you visit Smithville) and an extention called "The Village Greene" which has fun activities such as a carousel, mini-golf, and paddleboats. Give this top 50 NJ attraction a try!
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An Integral Part of American History!
Native American history is a huge part of the history of America and its people. At the Rankokus Indian Reservation, you can learn about the history of the Native American people and how they shaped the United States before us. In the Rankokus Indian Reservation, you will find a museum that educates on the history, culture, traditions, and beliefs of the Native Americans of New Jersey.
The Rankokus Indian Reservation also acts as a meeting place for the different tribes in New Jersey. The Native American tribes will meet and have festivals, religious rituals, dances, and meetings, some of which are open to the public. If you're visiting New Jersey, the Rankokus Indian Reservation is a must visit top 50 attraction in NJ.
Where the Highbush Blueberry got its start!
A slice of blueberry pie on a summer day, with a side of ice cream and some sweet tea is enough to make anyone feel like a child again. Imagine being able to experience that feeling again and again at the Whitesbog Village, but at its most fundamental beginnings. Take a tour of the grounds to see the different cranberry bogs and blueberry bushes that have grown on these grounds since the early 1900s.
The Whitebog Village is an important part to New Jersey history, as New Jersey is considered the blueberry capital of America, and this farm was the largest cranberry farm in New Jersey during its beginnings.
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A Great NJ Attraction for Kids!
Camden Children's Garden is a wonderful location to take your child. In a day in age when children are spending less time outside, at playgrounds, playing tag with friends, the Camden Children's Garden becomes a sanctuary to those days.
The Camden Children's Garden is an interactive garden where children can come and learn about different flora and have a fun time doing so. If you want your child to spend more time in the outdoors and learning about nature, than this is definitely a great NJ attraction for you!
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A Fun Family Friendly Museum!
Ripley's Believe It or Not museum is a museum in New Jersey that has been so much fun for New Jersey residents for a while. A trip to Atlantic City without visiting the Ripley's Museum always feels like there was something missing.
The Ripley's Believe it or Not museum is home to the weird. You'll find odd, interesting things spanning from crickets with celebrities such as Lady Gaga and Marilyn Monroe painted on them, to real shrunken heads, and an actual African Shaman's vessel that Ripley himself found in Cameroon! If you're into everything from the weird to the paranormal, make sure to visit this unique museum!
A Fun Amusement Park for the Whole Family!
Keansburg Amusement Park in NJ is an amusement park that is close to the hearts of the locals. It's a source of pride that Keansburg Amusement Park isn't a chain amusement park like Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson. This museum is one of a kind, and has been a source of fun for the Central NJ area for ages.
Visit the Keansburg Amusement Park especially if you're a gamer or love the boardwalk but not necessarily the beach. Throughout, you'll find 3 arcades and some of the most delicious boardwalk food west of the Jersey shore!
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One of the Greatest American Attractions!
For any American who hasn't seen the Statue of Liberty or Ellis Island, Liberty State Park is a must visit. While the Statue of Liberty remains an iconic image of the United States, something that is easily recognizeable to anyone from around the world. Including those who arrived at Ellis Island searching for opportunity.
Come and visit the two pillars of American History. Ellis Island, which without there would be no "melting pot" of American cultures. And the Statue of Liberty, the symbol of American freedom and opportunity.
Great Nighttime Riding Experience!
Echo Lake Stables is the best horseback riding you can find in NJ, so it had to be on our top 50 NJ attractions list. What makes this stable the best riding experience you can have is its night rides package. The night rides start at 6:00 pm and kick off with an hour and a half trail ride. If you've never ridden a horse at night time, it's a must! After the trail ride, there's another hour and a half Western-styyle barbecue with live entertainment. To top off the night, you'll go on an old-fashioned hayride. Make sure you make reservations, because this is an unforgettable event in high demand!
A Fun Amusement Park in Southern NJ!
Clement Park is a great location to take the kids on a hot summer day if you're in the South Jersey area. With lots of fun rides including an expansive water park, you'll be sure to have fun and cool off during the summer months. Also, be sure to try some of the fantastic food on offer at this amusement park. Not to mention that it's reasonably priced!
When visiting Clementon Park/Splash World, visit Big Wave Bay! A pool that creates artificial waves simulating the motion of the ocean! It's a fun time for all! Relax, grab a tube, or have a fun swimming experience!
An Important NJ Attraction!
The New Jersey State Museum is probably the single must important attraction to visit when you're in New Jersey. A site which many New Jersyians probably have never visited (but should), it's an important part of New Jersey and American history. The site of Trenton is supposedly where the Revolutionary War made a turn in the favor of the colonials winning their freedom. This, and many other aspects of New Jersey, are all encapsulated in this museum, and can be enlightning in some of the most integral parts of American history.
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A Great Museum With Historic Mansions!
Newport, RI has an entire row dedicated to the historic mansions in the area. Union, NJ has Liberty Hall Museum. This museum is a fantastic New Jersey museum that also acts as caretaker to the historic mansions in the area.
This museum is a must visit. Aside from the mansions, they also have fun events for people of all ages. For example, for children there is a Storybooks and Scones event, where children get to listen to stories and eat wonderful treats. Be sure to check out this great NJ attraction.
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The Best Way to See America's most iconic site! A visit to NJ isn't complete unless you've seen the Statue of Liberty. It is of some debate whether the Statue of Liberty falls in New York waters or New Jersey waters. But, the question seems pointless when one is on a narrated sightseeing cruise with Circle Line Sightseeing around the awesome statue. You can also witness sites such as Ellis Island, the newly constructed One World Trade Center and other historic New Jersey and New York landmarks along the way.
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One of the first boardwalks in America! Morey's Piers is a household name in NJ. Every born and raised New Jersyian has stories about the boardwalk at Wildwood. And for those who stay in NJ, they watch their children build their own memories at this very place. Any list of Top Attractions in NJ will have Morey's Pier listed on it. If it didn't, then the writer doesn't know Jersey.
One of New Jersey's most iconic locations, the Boardwalk, is made complete and more fun with the mainstay Morey's Piers.
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Ocean City NJ 861 Asbury Avenue, Ocean City, NJ 08226
One of the most famous resort towns! Ocean City NJ is one of the oldest resort towns in all of America. Thus, they've had a lot of time to perfect their attractiveness. This resort town is home to not only a great boardwalk, but one of the cleanest beaches in NJ! If you're looking for a relaxing summer, rent a home in Ocean City and find out what the talk is all about. Something worth noting is that Ocean City is a semi-dry town. You can bring alcohol into the town, but there are no liquor stores within the city limits.
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Cape May NJ P.O. Box 453, Cape May Point, NJ 609-884-3860
One of the most beautiful towns in NJ! Cape May is one of New Jersey's top tourist attractions, and for good reason. The shore resort town seems like it's an area that's stuck in history. The main attraction of Cape May, other than it's beautiful shore and perfect summer weather, are the Victorian homes which are abundant in the area. Nowhere else in NJ will you find such beautiful, old-style homes.
If you're a history, nature, or art lover, Cape May is also the place for you, as it is full of locations where you can partake in activities related to those three things. It also has a choice selection of Bed Breakfasts that'll make your weekend (or week) stay relaxing and enjoyable.