The City of Whippany, NJ
Whippany is a small town in the state of New Jersey. The largest nearby city to Whippany is New York, approximately 25 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Whippany, including Goodfellas Italian Restaurant & Pizza, Domino's Pizza - Parsippany, Chand Palace, Domino's Pizza and Boulevard Cafe. For a larger selection of Whippany restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Whippany Golf Courses, Museums and/or Botanical Gardens, including the Anchor Golf Land, Whippany Railway Museum, Craftsman Farms, Knoll East Country Club The and Knoll Golf Club The. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Whippany please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 5 airports are located in or near Whippany:
- Caldwell Essex County Airport (CDM)
- Morristown Municipal Airport (MMU)
- Newark Liberty Intl. Airport (EWR)
- Princeton Airport (PCT)
- Teterboro Airport (TEB)
Whippany, 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.
5American 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.
6American 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.
7American 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.
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
9Ash 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
10Asia Society - , Manhattan,
The Asia Society is a non-profit organization that focuses on educating the world about Asia. It has several centers in the US and around the world Hong Kong, Manila, Mumbai, Seoul, Shanghai, and Melbourne. All of these centers are overseen by the Society’s headquarters in New York, which includes a museum that exhibits the Rockefeller collection of Asian art and rotating exhibits with pieces from many Asian countries including China, Japan, India, and Korea.
Whippany, New Jersey Hotels
6Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Parsippany Fairfield
707 U S Hwy 46 East
Parsippany, NJ 07054
Whippany, New Jersey Restaurants
This is a list of Whippany Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers. Happy Dining!
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