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Best Tourist Attractions In New Jersey

Updated on January 7, 2021

As mentioned in my previous articles that I love to travel, being able to experience some of the most magical things around the world is a true passion of mine. I am going to talk about some of the most popular tourist attractions in New Jersey, and this amazing State definitely has something for the entire family to enjoy. I have been to New Jersey seven times, and would absolutely love to go back one day. New Jersey is mostly known for its incredible beaches, and exploring the culture that surrounds the area is truly incredible.

Turtle Back Zoo

Turtle Back Zoo is located in West Orange, and has about fourteen hundred different animals. The Turtle Back Zoo has become one of the most popular tourist attractions for families in New Jersey, and was opened back in 1963. The Turtle Back Zoo is about twenty acres in size, is not only a fun experience but also very educational.

I have been to the Turtle Back Zoo four times, and would love to go back one day. The Turtle Back Zoo has several amazing attractions that famililies absolutely love, and their exhibits are pretty incredible as well. The Turtle Back Zoo holds amazing events throughout the year, and there live shows are something like you never seen before.

Thomas Edison National Historical Park

Thomas Edison National Historical Park located in West Orange, and has become one of the most popular tourist attractions in New Jersey. Thomas Edison National Historical Park was built back in 1887, and is a major hub for alot of culture within New Jersey. The Thomas Edison National Historical Park is over twenty acres in size, and offers some amazing scenery throughout the area. I have been to the Thomas Edison National Historical Park three times, and would love to go back one day. The Thomas Edison National Historical Park was created to protect the Laboratories along with the Thomas Edison's home, and a very educational experience.

Frelinghuysen Arboretum

Frelinghuysen Arboretum is located in Morris Township, and was opened back in 1951. The Frelinghuysen Arboretum is over one hundred and twenty five acres in size, and has an amazing collection of plants. The Frelinghuysen Arboretum has become one of the most popular tourist attractions in New Jersey, and has some of the most amazing walking trails as well.

I have been to the Frelinghuysen Arboretum six times, and would absolutely love to go back one day. The Frelinghuysen Arboretum is more geared towards the adult generation, and the scenery you will come across is incredibly gorgeous. The Frelinghuysen Arboretum sets the scene to be incredibly romantic, and if you are on your honeymoon this would be one spot to check out.

Six Flags Great Adventure Amusement Park

Six Flags Great Adventure Amusement Park is located in Jackson, and is not only an amusement park but also is an incredible waterpark as well. The Six Flags Great Adventure Amusement Park was opened back in 1974, and has become one of the most popular tourist attraction for families in New Jersey. The Six Flags Great Adventure Amusement Park has about fifty eight different attractions, and is one hundred and sixty acres in size.

I have only been to the Six Flags Great Adventure Amusement Park twice, but would really like to go back one day. The Six Flags Great Adventure Amusement Park is the second largest amusement park in the entire world, and has an incredible history to it. The Six Flags Great Adventure Amusement Park holds several amazing events throughout the year, and has some incredible attractions throughout the area that make families come back over and over again.

Barnegat Lighthouse State Park

Barnegat Lighthouse State Park is located in Ocean County, and was opened back in 1951. The Barnegat Lighthouse State Park has an incredible history to it, and the views that surround the area is quite impressive. Barnegat Lighthouse State Park is the most important lighthouse that is attached to the New York Harbor, and has become one of the most popular tourist attractions in New Jersey.

I have been to the Barnegat Lighthouse State Park five times, and would love to go back one day. The Barnegat Lighthouse State Park offers some incredible walking trails, and the scenery is incredibly breathtaking. The Barnegat Lighthouse State Park has several amazing attractions throughout the area, and the wildlife you will encounter is pretty awesome as well.

Adventure Aquarium

Adventure Aquarium is located in Camden, and has become one of the most popular tourist attractions for families in New Jersey. The Adventure Aquarium has over a thousand different animals, and was opened back in 1992. The Adventure Aquarium is over two hundred thousand feet in size, and is not only a fun experience but also very educational.

I have been to the Adventure Aquarium seven times, and loved it each and every time. The Adventure Aquarium has an amazing history to it, and the exhibits are truly incredible. The Adventure Aquarium has amazing architecture throughout it, and sets the scene to be incredibly romantic, and if you are on your honeymoon this is one spot to definitely check out.

Newark Museum Of Art

Newark Museum Of Art is located in Newark, and was opened back in 1909. The Newark Museum Of Art has become one of the most popular tourist attractions in New Jersey, and is more geared towards the adult generation. The Newark Museum Of Art has the largest museum within New Jersey, and has a very expensive collection of art.

I have been to the Newark Museum Of Art four times, and absolutely would love to go back one day. The Newark Museum Of Art has a amazing architecture throughout the building, and has some incredible tours as well. The Newark Museum Of Art has an amazing history to it, and holds some incredible events throughout the year as well.

Liberty Science Center

Liberty Science Center is located in Jersey City, and has become one of the most popular tourist attractions for families in New Jersey. The Liberty Science Center was opened in 1993, and is not only a fun experience but also very educational. Liberty Science Center was actually the first Science Center within New Jersey, and is the home to the most amazing planetarium as well.

I have only been to the Liberty Science Center once, but would like to go back one day. The Liberty Science Center has an incredible history to it, and holds events throughout the year that are pretty spectacular. The Liberty Science Center is amazing exhibits that families absolutely love, and is definitely one attraction I would highly recommend checking out.

Storybook Land Amusement Park

Storybook Land Amusement Park is located in Egg Harbor Township, and was opened back in 1953. The Storybook Land Amusement Park is about twenty acres in size, and it is themed after many different story books. The Storybook Land Amusement Park has become one of the most popular tourist attractions for families in New Jersey, and has some amazing attractions throughout the area that make families come back over and over again. I have been to The Storybook Land Amusement Park six times, and would love to go back one day. The Storybook Land Amusement Park holds several incredible events throughout the year, and the agriculture you will come across is amazing as well.

Island Beach State Park

Island Beach State Park is located in Berkeley Township, and has become one of the most popular tourist attractions in New Jersey. The Island Beach State Park is over three thousand acres in size, and was opened back in 1953. The Island Beach State Park was named after the incredible Beach that resides there, and the scenery you will come across is truly breathtaking.

I have been to the Island Beach State Park five times, and would love to go back one day. The Island Beach State Park has an incredible history to it, and the hiking trails are truly amazing. The Island Beach State Park sets the scene to be incredibly romantic, and if you are on your honeymoon this is definitely one attraction I would check out.

New Jersey is truly beautiful in many ways, and has something for the entire family to enjoy. These are some of the most popular tourist attractions in New Jersey that i have had the amazing opportunity to be able to experience first hand, and would make a fantastic family vacation. If you have had the amazing chance of being able to travel through this incredible State, and would like to share your adventures with me, feel free to leave me a comment telling me all about it.

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