Princeton offers many local attractions including Princeton University, Palmer Square for shopping, dining and cultural activities. We are close to Sesame Place for family fun.
When visiting check the weather so you are dressed appropriate to explore the following attractions, Princeton University and Downtown Princeton - Check out the free guided tour that talks about the history of the University Grounds for Sculpture Morven Museum & Gardens Einstein's House Terhune Orchards - Seasonal Seasonal- Six Flags Great Adventure Theme Park & Sesame Place - Seasonal attraction
The largest Six Flags in the country is located right here in New Jersey. Just 30 minutes away you can enjoy the Wild Safari and experience the 1,200 exotic animals. You can check out the 6 exciting roller coasters. Sesame Place is a children's theme park, located just 30 minutes away. Based on the Sesame Street television program. It includes a variety of rides, shows, and water attractions.
Check the weather prior to visiting so you have the appropriate dress while here based on your activities. If visiting Princeton University for the first time, we recommend taking the free university tour that explains all about the history of the university. Additional complimentary parking is available for conference center attendees at 870 Scudders Mill Rd by the attached Holiday Inn Express.
Visit Palmer Square in Princeton! Take a walking tour of Princeton University, discover the unique shops, restaurants and events. Plainsboro Preserve offers over 1,000 acres of undisturbed open space with nature trails and 50-acre McCormack Lake. Enjoy local golf courses, Grounds for Sculpture, live performances at McCarter Theatre, Morven Museum & Garden as well as nearby Mercer County Park
Explore the 270 sculptures at the Grounds for Sculpture Park. Guests can enjoy the 42 acres of park which includes an outdoor permanent collection and indoor seasonal exhibitions. Learn about contemporary sculpture through a variety of educational programs including workshops for adults and children and artist residencies and lectures. Enjoy a first class play at McCarter Theatre in Princeton.
Prineton University Art Museum, McCormick Hall, Princeton, NJ 08540
The Museum is located at the center of the Princeton University campus, a five-minute walk from the shops and restaurants of Nassau Street . To find the Museum, enter the campus on foot from Nassau Street , University Place , or Washington Street and look for the Museum’s banners to lead the way to the front entrance.