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Princeton Battlefield State Park

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Pivotal battle!

My friend and I got here after the park had already closed and we saw, in essence, a field. If... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
Mia C
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Erie, Pennsylvania
Delightfully surprised

We just made a quick stop and were delightfully surprised by the story and the grounds. Wednesday... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
Mark W
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Seattle, Washington
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500 Mercer Rd, Princeton, NJ 08540-4810
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Small state park was a pleasant surprise. Very educational and accommodating particularly in the hot weather. This park needs as many resources as can be provided to insure it remains a viable part of the state park system. Every effort should be made to encourage...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2018

My friend and I got here after the park had already closed and we saw, in essence, a field. If you're going to go, make sure to try and take a tour and ensure you have plenty of energy to go exploring and read all...More

Thank Mia C
Reviewed 11 June 2018

If you are a history buff when it comes to the American Revolutionary War than you must add this place to your list of places to visit. There is not a lot of information available, just a few signs and a small house, but the...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Nice quiet place to reflect on US history. Open space and a few landmarks. But you should have in hand an information booklet or app to appreciate.

Thank Salvatore F
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This place is great it's great to take a look back at history. The tours is also great. You can tour the house or take a walk on the property.

Thank Kerriann L
Reviewed 3 January 2018

I went for the battle re-enactment and history tour at 6:45 AM, which is when the real battle started. It was a bitterly cold morning, and I just barely lasted for the whole thing. One of the Patriot re-enactors came all the way from San...More

Thank Larry M
Reviewed 29 November 2017

I walked to the site from town and it was a pleasant walk in the fine autumn weather. (You can also take back roads and paths too avoiding the busy road) and it is a wonderfully peaceful and well maintained site allowing you to reflect...More

Thank DollyBirdScotland
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We just made a quick stop and were delightfully surprised by the story and the grounds. Wednesday through Saturday, certain hours, there is a volunteer docent to show you inside the house. You can also walk over to the Quaker Meeting House, which is still...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Driving some back roads into Princeton and saw some cool buildings and signs. Decided to stop and walk around. It is pretty cool. I wouldn't go out of my way for this place, but its a nice stop for less than an hour.

Thank barry88
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We visited during our recent trip to NJ. It is a thoughtful place. We miss the Princeton Oak that perished in a lightening storm some years ago. We like the colonnade. The field where the new Princeton Oak is planted was in the movie IQ.

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