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Duke Farms

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1112 Dukes Pkwy W, Hillsborough, NJ, Hillsborough, NJ 08844-4129
+1 908-722-3700
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Great place to walk around for the day

Great place to walk around for the day. Kind of like a big park... check out the orchards. wear... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Franklin Park, New Jersey
This is a Jewel for all visitors

Duke Farms is so much more than just an estate left from an heiress. There is so much learning... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bridgewater, New Jersey
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Duke Farms serves as a model of environmental stewardship and inspires visitors to become informed stewards of the land. It is a place of education, enjoyment and research that enhances the environmental health of the region. Through the beauty of its natural setting, the diversity of its wildlife, and the scope and quality of its educational programs, demonstrations and research, Duke Farms inspires people to transform their approach to conservation and to start building a more sustainable future.
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  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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1112 Dukes Pkwy W, Hillsborough, NJ, Hillsborough, NJ 08844-4129
+1 908-722-3700
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to walk around for the day. Kind of like a big park... check out the orchards. wear sneakers

Thank danmente
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Duke Farms is so much more than just an estate left from an heiress. There is so much learning opportunity there and many many walking and biking paths. There is also a little cafe to get some awesome food and every week you can find...More

1  Thank smfarber
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've lived in nj most of my life and never even heard of duke farms until last week. My one year old and I have already been twice. The second time we came we took the tram to the great falls then took a walk,...More

1  Thank estelle g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gardens and grounds at Duke Farms were well maintained. The garden was easy to get to and parking was easy.

Thank Grace L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Duke Farms 8/27/17 on a whim. It was a beautiful day, very peaceful. The grounds go on forever and it's so nice to take in the scenery along the way. You could walk it, or rent a bike (or bring your own) or...More

1  Thank blondi1875
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my fourth visit to Duke Farms. We chose to go on a beautiful, cool summer day to see and learn about the Monarch butterflies. Although the guided walk we hoped to go on was canceled we enjoyed walking through the grounds. There are...More

1  Thank ckatmomi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just recently went to Duke Farms on a Sunday with my 7 year old son, a friend and her 22 month old and was very impressed. The Orientation Center provides a free rental of an Explorer's kit for children. You simply provide your drivers...More

1  Thank ButtercupNJ
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I have been visiting Duke Farms since the first day it opened. It is a great place to walk or bike since there are virtually no cars that travel the roads. It is also a pretty place to be, with lots of trees to shade...More

Thank sometimetraveller024
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This is the Duke estate that has been opened to the public for the last couple of years. There is a welcome/education center with info and maps on the ecology, property and open air people movers to take you around. You can get on and...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Spend a couple of hours or all day....very relaxing and a nice cafe to grab a bite to eat! Easy to get to off 206 near Smerville circle in New Brunswick Nj...or go in the back way through Raritan ...easy parking and also has a...More

Thank chacha4820
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22 April 2017|
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Response from estelle g | Reviewed this property |
We saw a rabbit and a bird but there are no animals in enclosed areas to see
Shant H
26 February 2017|
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Response from njsandy5 | Reviewed this property |
What I understand only service dogs .
21 July 2016|
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Response from lvb663 | Reviewed this property |
The main lot gets full on weekends and holidays, but there is overflow if you go in the entrance toward the visitor center and turn right, its by the community gardens.