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Duke Farms

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Open Now: 08:30 - 18:00
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Nice orchids

Nice scenic paved walking trails, and a green house with a nice collection of orchids. The... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2018
New York City, New York
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Fall beauty

We went here with our 2 children and it was just beautiful. A perfect place for families who enjoy... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2018
Kimberly P
manchester, United States
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“orchid house”(30 reviews)
Duke Farms serves as a model of environmental stewardship and inspires visitors to become informed stewards of the land. It is a place of education, enjoyment and research that enhances the environmental health of the region. Through the beauty of...more
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1112 Dukes Pkwy W, Hillsborough, NJ, Hillsborough, NJ 08844-4129
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Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

Nice scenic paved walking trails, and a green house with a nice collection of orchids. The cafeteria served good quality healthy food, don't expect hot dogs and pizza. We walked for 2.5 hours. There are plenty of trails to keep you busy. Good for biking...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 8 November 2018

We went here with our 2 children and it was just beautiful. A perfect place for families who enjoy the outdoors. The walking path makes it a good destination for those who have trouble hiking a rough terrain but enjoy the outdoors. We are looking...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kimberly P
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

The grounds are just so pretty. Very nice place to walk around. So much interesting history. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Explore561949
Reviewed 4 November 2018

I have been wanting to go the Duke Farms for quite some time. Finally convinced my husband to go this past week. We had a lovely day seeing the grounds. Rented bikes ($5 for 2 hours) and road all over the farm. Saw all the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank skihappy_111
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

First time at Duke Farms. Rented a bike ( most resonable , just $ 5.00) and had a most enjoyable time with my husband riding throughout the property.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mahwahmaddy
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Duke Farm is a great place to spend the day with nature and art scupltures. The orchids are very beautiful

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kirk S
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This is a great place to visit in Hillsborough, New Jersey for many reasons. You will come back many times - lot's to do. And very well run.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank shenai
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed seeing the local farm produce. Nothing like a Jersey grown tomato. Yum! I love the 3 flavors of local honey too. I think the wildflower one is best in my tea. The richer berry one is great on toast. There are a great...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank patnewmail
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Duke Farms is a gem of the area. It is a completely free place to roam a clean, beautiful landscape, with clear walkways. Tram cars are included, at no cost, to get you through the areas. Inside are waterfalls, historical buildings, green houses (with a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Dane K
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Duke Farms is amazing! The paths are easy to walk and a great, scenic alternative to walking on a track. There is plenty of water, fields and flowers. The arboretum is filled with orchids that are unbelievable. The bike rental is an added plus so...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Adrienne P
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13 July 2018|
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Response from Harriet M | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see one but call them to make sure.
Camille A
5 May 2018|
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Response from Lovetogarden52 | Reviewed this property |
No they don't
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Response from MikeMcGInNJ | Reviewed this property |
New Jersey is quite cold this winter; -2 to 6 degrees celceus. The trees will be bare of leaves but you can visit the old foundation and barns. The welcome center and Cafe are open as far as I know. The tram does not operate... More