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Parks & nature in Jersey Shore

Historic Site
“Visit the most historic place in US: Liberty Bell and Independence Hall. Both the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution were signed at Independence Hall. ”
201 locals recommend
Sculpture Garden
“The Magic Gardens spans three city lots, and includes indoor galleries and a large outdoor labyrinth. It is a giant piece of art you can walk through and explore nooks & crannies. It is whimsical & facinating. To date, it is the largest work created by mosaic artist Isaiah Zagar. They host fun events, DIY art nights, live music & BYOB. Check the website calender for more information. ”
155 locals recommend
Park
“Within a mile, along the Delaware River, you can hang out in hammocks, enjoy the breeze with a beer, or play giant board games with snacks and ice cream at Spruce St Harbor Park. Consider using the bike share at the park and take a short trip down the river to find it!”
154 locals recommend
Park
“The zoo is clean and kids will be entertained. It will take your about 1-2 hours, depending on your pace. The zoo is free. They do accept donations to help take care of the animals for us to enjoy. Collection is upon entering the parking lot”
41 locals recommend
Park
“Really pretty spot to watch the river, take in the crowds and other festivals.”
73 locals recommend
Other Great Outdoors
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“This attraction features games, amusement rides, junk food as well as places to have lunch! Bring lots of money for the boardwalk games!”
32 locals recommend
National Park
“This landmark-filled park covers 20 city blocks with museums, Independence Hall & the Liberty Bell.”
50 locals recommend
Art Museum
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“Kitschy and fun larger than life sculptures mixed in with more serious exhibitions in a whimsical park setting A fun outing when the weather is pleasant. About 25 minute’s drive from the house.”
32 locals recommend
Park
“Great place to hang outdoors... Burgers and shakes are delicious.... families can spent quality time playing mini golf and there’s a playground and merry go round for the smaller kids... ”
43 locals recommend
History Museum
“This picturesque cobblestone street is known as the oldest continuously inhabited road in America.”
68 locals recommend
Park
“We are 1/2 block from our beach and boardwalk. Beach has life guards until evening.”
27 locals recommend
Park
“Hartshorne Woods Park is a 736-acre county park located in Northern Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States, in New Jersey's Bayshore Region. The park has 16 miles of trails, several old military bunkers and a small beach with a fishing pier.”
17 locals recommend
Plaza
“LOVE Park gets its nickname from Robert Indiana’s iconic LOVE statue, which has resided in the space almost continuously since 1976.”
21 locals recommend
Plaza
“The famous Love sign you must check out. It's near a fountain and offers amazing views of Philadelphia's museums and City Hall. If there's one place you need to take a photo of, this is it.”
36 locals recommend
Park
“William Penn famously entered into a treaty of peace with Tamanend, a chief of the Lenape Turtle Clan in 1683.”
48 locals recommend
Plaza
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“This is the closest large park to the house, and is on the way to Old City where you'll find the Liberty Bell. ”
39 locals recommend