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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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Excellent Day Trip in the Garden State

We enjoyed our visit walking the trails and seeing the sights. The visit is a worthy one with more... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
4Satisfaction
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Annandale, New Jersey
Excellent Day Trip Location

We live only a little over an hour away from Duke Farms in Philadelphia. However, I have never... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lcattau
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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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 good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bike ride” (28 reviews)
“rent bikes” (14 reviews)
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1112 Dukes Pkwy W, Hillsborough, NJ, Hillsborough, NJ 08844-4129
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+1 908-722-3700
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"bike ride"
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"rent bikes"
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"orientation center"
in 27 reviews
"orchid house"
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"new jersey"
in 31 reviews
"orchid range"
in 25 reviews
"hay barn"
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"educational programs"
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"welcome center"
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"visitor center"
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"great place to walk"
in 14 reviews
"open land"
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"main building"
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"farm to table"
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"on wednesdays"
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"native plants"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We enjoyed our visit walking the trails and seeing the sights. The visit is a worthy one with more to see than imagined. See my photos.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We live only a little over an hour away from Duke Farms in Philadelphia. However, I have never heard of it. We saw it in the book 1,000 Places to See Before you Die: USA and Canada. So we decided to check it out on...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a beautiful place to visit. The grounds are just magnificent. We did the bike share which was loads of fun.

Thank Donna M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Duke farms is a great day trip destination with nice trails and beautiful scenery. They have bikes to use that are free. really enjoyed the day there.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Duke Farms has been a favorite of ours for many years now. We're there in all seasons taking advantage of long (mostly) vehicle free pathways through the ever-changing scenery. If you don't have your own bike, you can rent one of theirs (but on weekends...More

Thank denise c
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with my kids for the first time for a Saturday bike ride. Wife and I rented bikes while we brought the kids bikes with us. Very relaxing ride. Almost no hills. Very scenic and good information about the property as you go. A...More

Thank SfromJersey
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Duke Farms is one of Hillsborough's hidden gems. We've frequented this property and sanctuary a few times. This time, we went for the annual Firefly Festival. It was a fun experience and very educational. We lucked out with great weather and minimal mosquitos. Duke Farms...More

2  Thank Rodnell W
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Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

We spent several hours here walking the paths and enjoying the varied plants along the way. The orchid building was delightful . There is a huge variety of orchids as well as other tropical trees and plants. Bring your comfortable walking shoes and water bottle...More

1  Thank buffylane
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

This free park is fantastic for walking or biking. There are many trails weaving through the property which is finely manicured along with many areas of natural habitat. There organized events are great too. Yesterday I joined a guided bird walk, called Up with Birds....More

1  Thank Randy T
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Reviewed June 26, 2018

Beautiful setting. Very convenient tram. Great historical explanations. Very serene and restful. A great 1/2 day destination.

Thank Ira C
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Response from Harriet M | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see one but call them to make sure.
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Camille A
May 5, 2018|
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No they don't
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Response from MikeMcGInNJ | Reviewed this property |
New Jersey is quite cold this winter; -2 to 6 degrees celceus. The trees will be bare of leaves but you can visit the old foundation and barns. The welcome center and Cafe are open as far as I know. The tram does not operate... More
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