The City of Pennington, NJ
Pennington is a small town in the state of New Jersey. The largest nearby city to Pennington is Philadelphia, approximately 24 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Pennington, including SUMO Sushi Japanese Restaurant, Emily's Cafe & Catering, Avanti Ristorante Italiano, EDO Sushi Restaurant and Cafe Rosario. For a larger selection of Pennington restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Pennington Botanical Gardens, Museums and/or Golf Courses, including the Stony Brook Millstone Watershed Arboretum, Hopewell Museum, Stonybrook Golf Club, Mountain View Golf Course and Washington Crossing State Park. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Pennington please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 6 airports are located in or near Pennington:
- Morristown Municipal Airport (MMU)
- Mount Holly South Jersey Regional Airport (LLY)
- Northeast Philadelphia Airport (PNE)
- Philadelphia Intl. Airport (PHL)
- Princeton Airport (PCT)
- Trenton Mercer Airport (TTN)
Pennington, New Jersey Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, Pennington experiences an average high temperature of 39 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 21 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.04 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Pennington with daytime temperatures averaging 83 degrees in the summer, and 42 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Pennington to receive an average of 3.56 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.67 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 104 degrees in the summer and as low as -18 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Pennington should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 65 degrees, and nighttime lows of 41.
Pennington, New Jersey Attractions
1Abington Art Center - , Jenkintown,
Abington Art Center, located in the northern suburbs of Philadelphia, PA is a non-collecting contemporary art museum with exhibition galleries and a sculpture park. Abington Art Center’s mission is to cultivate the power of the arts – inspiring individuals and strengthening community. The Art Center supports its mission through exhibitions, a studio school for visual arts & dance, community education programs and public events at its Jenkintown, Pennsylvania cultural campus.
2Academy of Natural Sciences - , Philadelphia,
The Academy of Natural Sciences is the oldest natural science research institution and museum in the New World. It was founded in 1812 by many of the leading naturalists of the young republic with its expressed mission of "the encouragement and cultivation of the sciences." For over nearly two centuries of continuous operations, the Academy has sponsored expeditions, conducted original environmental and systematics research, and amassed natural history collections containing more than 17 million specimens.
3Acorn 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.
4Adventure Aquarium - Camden,
The Adventure Aquarium, formerly the New Jersey State Aquarium, is a for-profit educational entertainment attraction operated in Camden, New Jersey on the Delaware River waterfront by the Herschend Family Entertainment Corporation. It originally debuted in 1992, and re-opened in its current form on May 25, 2005, featuring about eight thousand animals living in varied forms of semi-aquatic, freshwater, and marine habitats.
5African American Museum in Philadelphia - , Philadelphia,
39°57′10.07″N 75°9′5.65″W / 39.9527972°N 75.1515694°W / 39.9527972; -75.1515694
6American Philosophical Society Museum - , Philadelphia,
The American Philosophical Society is a discussion group founded in 1743 by Benjamin Franklin as an offshoot of his earlier club, the Junto. Through research grants, published journals, the upkeep of the American Philosophical Society Museum, an extensive library, and regular meetings, the society continues to advance careful study in a wide variety of disciplines in the humanities and the sciences. The museum is located immediately east of Independence Hall and was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1966.
7American Swedish Historical Museum - , Philadelphia,
The American Swedish Historical Museum is the oldest Swedish-American museum in the US. It is located in Franklin Delano Roosevelt Park in the South Philadelphia neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on part of a historic 17th-century land grant originally provided by Queen Christina of Sweden to settlers of New Sweden.
8Anchor 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
9Andalusia (Nicholas Biddle Estate) - , Andalusia,
Andalusia, which is also referred to as the Nicholas Biddle Estate, is an historic mansion and surrounding estate that can be found on the Delaware River just north of Philadelphia in the village named Andalusia for it in Bensalem Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.
10Architects Golf Club, The - Phillipsburg,
The Architects Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Warren County New Jersey. Built in 2001, this Phillipsburg course designed by Stephen Kay & Ron Whitten is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 908-213-3080. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 700 Strykers Rd, Phillipsburg, NJ 8865
Pennington, New Jersey Hotels
1Springhill Suites By Marriott Ewing Princeton South
1000 Charles Ewing Blvd
Ewing, NJ 08628
2Courtyard By Marriott Ewing Hopewell
360 Scotch Rd
Ewing, NJ 08628
3Element Ewing Princeton
1000 Sam Weinroth Road E
Ewing, NJ 08628
5Marriott Execustay Stewards Cro
1000 Stewarts Crossing Way
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
9Howard Johnson - Princeton/lawrenceville
2995 Brunswick Ave
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
10Comfort Inn Lawrenceville
3270 Route 1
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
Pennington, New Jersey Restaurants
This is a list of Pennington Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Japanese Restaurants and Fast Foods & Carry Out. Happy Dining!
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