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Liberty State Park

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Address: at Exit 14B-New Jersey Turnpike Extension, 1 Audrey Zapp Drive, Jersey City, NJ 07305
Phone Number: +1 201-915-3400
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great place to visit

plenty of benches and alleys for walking. You should see the Liberty Science Center for sure. it's nice place to spend time with family and friens and the views are just beautiful

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

plenty of benches and alleys for walking. You should see the Liberty Science Center for sure. it's nice place to spend time with family and friens and the views are just beautiful

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This park offers access to tours to Ellis Island and the Statue of liberty. There are 2 restauarants that offer views of NYC or the harbor while dining. Additionally, the park allows for bike riding. I love the ability to take a 1 minute ferry ride across the harbor from Jersey City for about $2. Not only is this convenient... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Parking is 7 dollars. Even in the winter you will find many people using the park.. It is mainly flat and most people run on the path along the water edge.. Lots of boat traffic u can watch.

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Hilton Head Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While visiting the beautiful and scenic Liberty State Park, we discovered the Central Railroad of New Jersey Terminal had just been restored and opened in June of 2016. This rail line opened in 1889 and served as the greatest concentration of freight and commuter rail facilities in New York Harbor area - great signage and photos and a small exhibit... More 

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Burnaby, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great time at the park. Perfect weather and awesome sights. Lots of parking available. One can see a long line of photographers waiting for the sun to set. Very interesting time exploring the park.

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New York Area
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The view is magnificent and irreplaceable. Always quiet and only you can enjoy the view of New York City. You can visit the park with your family, then go to the Statue of Liberty and to Manhattan also.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Liberty state park is one of the gem of Jersey City and if you are in the area it is worth of your time. I would recommend bike ride as the park is big and it can get tiring to cover the whole thing. Best way to spend time here is to pack a picnic with you and bring a... More 

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Plainfield, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want NYC skyline and Statue of Liberty photos this is the park for you. Just enjoy the waterside stroll. The park has a few nice play areas and jungle gyms for kids as well as nice bike paths. The park isn't that large but it is nice for the day. Enjoy.

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New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Liberty State park is a beautiful park with great views of NYC skyline. Great for exercising, bike rides, or just a casual walk. Access to ferries to Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. Beautiful memorial near the terminal, which is SUCH A BEAUTIFUL building. Historic building, with old rail road cars on the outside. Great for pictures! Only this is... More 

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Somerset, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to spend the entire day, we had been to this place last Saturday spent 4 hours during the day time, nice place for long walk, cycling or even just sit and relax watching the river and the New York skyline from a short distance

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