The City of Essex Fells, NJ
Essex Fells is a small town in the state of New Jersey. The largest nearby city to Essex Fells is New York, approximately 17 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Essex Fells, including Pizza & Sandwich Barn, Forte Pizzaria, Laughing Burrito The, Caldwell Diner and Hong Kong Chinese Kitchen. For a larger selection of Essex Fells restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Essex Fells Museums, Golf Courses, Botanical Gardens and/or Zoos, including the Montclair Art Museum, Francis Byrne Golf Course, Howard Van Vleck Arboretum, Grover Cleveland Birthplace and Fernwood Country Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Essex Fells please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 6 airports are located in or near Essex Fells:
- Caldwell Essex County Airport (CDM)
- Morristown Municipal Airport (MMU)
- New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA)
- Newark Liberty Intl. Airport (EWR)
- Princeton Airport (PCT)
- Teterboro Airport (TEB)
Essex Fells, New Jersey Climate and WeatherIn the month of July, Essex Fells experiences an average high temperature of 84 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in July are usually about 62 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.74 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Essex Fells with daytime temperatures averaging 80 degrees in the summer, and 39 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Essex Fells to receive an average of 3.76 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.75 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 105 degrees in the summer and as low as -14 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Essex Fells should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 63 degrees, and nighttime lows of 40.
Essex Fells, New Jersey Attractions
1Acorn Hall - Morristown,
Acorn Hall is an 1853 Victorian Italianate mansion located in Morristown, New Jersey, that is on the National Register of Historic Places. It serves as the headquarters of the Morris County Historical Society, which operates Acorn Hall as a historic house museum.
2Afro-American Historical and Cultural Society Museum - Jersey City,
The Afro-American Historical and Cultural Society Museum is located is on the upper floor of the Miller Branch of the Jersey City, New Jersey Public Library, its collection is dedicated to the African American experience.
3AIDS Museum - Newark,
A United States HIV/AIDS Memorial Museum, to be located in Newark, New Jersey in the US.
4Alice Austen House - , Staten Island,
The Alice Austen House, which is also referred to as Clear Comfort, is located at 2 Hylan Boulevard in the Rosebank section of Staten Island, New York City, New York. It was home of Alice Austen, a photographer, for most of her lifetime, and is now a museum and a member of the Historic House Trust. The house is administered by the "Friends of Alice Austen", a volunteer group.
5Alumni Hall - St. John's University - , New York,
Carnesecca Arena is a 6,008-seat multi-purpose arena in Queens County, New York in the US. It was built in 1961 and renamed in honor of Hall of Fame Coach Lou Carnesecca on November 23, 2004. It is the exclusive home to the St. John's University Red Storm women's basketball team, and also hosts the men's team, mainly for games that are not expected to draw a crowd sufficient to fill Madison Square Garden. In practice, the men play virtually all their Big East home games at MSG and their non-conference home games here.
6American Folk Art Museum - , Manhattan,
The American Folk Art Museum is the leading center for the study and enjoyment of American folk art, as well as the work of international self-taught artists. It is located at 45 West 53rd Street, between Fifth and Sixth Avenues, in Midtown Manhattan.
7American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark - Haledon,
The Pietro and Maria Botto House, which is also referred to as Pietro Botto House, at 83 Norwood Street, Haledon, New Jersey is where leaders of the Industrial Workers of the World union spoke to the 15,000 striking workers of the Paterson Silk Strike of 1913. Elizabeth Gurley Flynn and Upton Sinclair also spoke from the balcony.
8American Museum of Natural History - , Manhattan,
The American Museum of Natural History, that can be found on the Upper West Side of Manhattan in New York City, is one of the largest and most celebrated museums in the world. Located in park-like grounds across the street from Central Park, the Museum comprises 25 interconnected buildings that house 46 permanent exhibition halls, research laboratories, and its renowned library.
9Anchor Golf Land - Whippany,
The Anchor Golf Land is an 18 hole public golf course in Morris County New Jersey. Built in 1964, this Whippany course is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 973-887-0898. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no cutoffs, denim OK.
Address: 21 Route 10 E, Whippany, NJ 7981
10Ash Brook Golf Course - Scotch Plains,
The Ash Brook Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Union County New Jersey. Built in 1951, this Scotch Plains course designed by Alfred H. Tull is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 908-756-0414. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 1210 Raritan Rd, Scotch Plains, NJ 7076
Essex Fells, New Jersey Hotels
6Best Western Plus Fairfield Executive Inn
216 Route 46 E No. 234
Fairfield, NJ 07004
Essex Fells, New Jersey Restaurants
This is a list of Essex Fells Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers. Happy Dining!
Essex Fells Articles
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