The City of Princeton, NJ
Princeton is a small town in the state of New Jersey. The largest nearby city to Princeton is Philadelphia, approximately 32 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Princeton, including Basil's Legends Bar & Grill, Princeton Shopping Center, Blimpie Sub & Salad, Quiznos Subs and Acorn Glen. For a larger selection of Princeton restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Princeton Golf Courses, Botanical Gardens, Museums and/or Arenas, including the Bunker Hill Golf Course, Princeton Country Club, Princeton University Art Museum, Morven Museum & Garden and Herrontown Woods Arboretum. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Princeton please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 6 airports are located in or near Princeton:
- Morristown Municipal Airport (MMU)
- Mount Holly South Jersey Regional Airport (LLY)
- Newark Liberty Intl. Airport (EWR)
- Northeast Philadelphia Airport (PNE)
- Princeton Airport (PCT)
- Trenton Mercer Airport (TTN)
Princeton, New Jersey Climate and WeatherIn the month of October, Princeton experiences an average high temperature of 65 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in October are usually about 42 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.44 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Princeton with daytime temperatures averaging 81 degrees in the summer, and 41 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Princeton to receive an average of 3.41 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.7 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 -16 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Princeton should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 64 degrees, and nighttime lows of 42.
Princeton, 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.
2Acorn 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.
3Adventure 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.
4African American Museum in Philadelphia - , Philadelphia,
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5AIDS Museum - Newark,
A United States HIV/AIDS Memorial Museum, to be located in Newark, New Jersey in the US.
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.
7Anchor 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
8Andalusia (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.
9Apple Mountain Golf & Country Club - Belvidere,
The Apple Mountain Golf & Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Warren County New Jersey. Built in 1973, this Belvidere course is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 14 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 908-453-3023. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 369 Hazen Oxford Rd, Belvidere, NJ 7823
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
Princeton, New Jersey Hotels
Princeton, New Jersey Restaurants
This is a list of Princeton Steak & Seafood Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Bar & Grill Restaurants, Fast Foods & Carry Out and Pizza Restaurants. Happy Dining!
Published November 4, 2011
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