When you Discover New Jersey, you discover a travel destination unlike any other! Whether you’re planning a family vacation, a trip with friends, or a romantic getaway, the Garden State has something to offer travelers of all ages and interests. From its scenic views, incomparable shopping, one-of-a-kind events, diverse array of arts, history and cultural events, unmatched value, perfect … well, I’m sure you get the point: New Jersey is the perfect place for your next vacation!
The options are truly endless in New Jersey. Looking for a place to take the kids and enjoy the beauty of the area? Cape May County Park & Zoo is an ideal option. Set in the beautiful landscape, it offers plenty of space and playgrounds for the kids even before you get to the zoo. Also be sure to check out one of the venue’s latest additions: our first giraffe calf born on site in more than a decade. Cape May County Park & Zoo is an absolute delight, and it’s also great for couples, thanks to its diversity of attractions.
Looking for a good scare? For a spooky good time, a must-see is Ashbury Parks Paranormal Books and Curiosities & Paranormal Museum. It houses a collection of historical and educational exhibits that explore the unexplained myths, legends and folklore that have infiltrated our culture. As if that wasn’t enough, you can raise the fright level even more by taking one of our nightly ghost tours. Just remember to pack some PJ’s and grab a cup of cocoa for a fun-filled and eventful evening.
New Jersey History is rich and brimming with a vast array of historic sites and attractions, such as its collection of historic lighthouses. For example, the World War II Lookout Tower, located in Cape May, offers a step back in time as your guided tour reveals many unique facts about our WWII history that you might not have learned in school. A day full of history and tours can only be matched by dinner at one of our renowned restaurants! Dining is divine in New Jersey.
Simply stated, New Jersey has so much to offer visitors, regardless of age or individual preference. Come and discover New Jersey for yourself!
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