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Monmouth Battlefield Park

Closed Now: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Beautiful all seasons park

This is a great place to visit to relax, hike historic trails, and picnic with the family. It also... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jimmie M
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Manalapan, New Jersey
Great Stop off Highway

The park is huge, but you only need an hour or so in the visitor center. The displays and movie... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
248billm
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16 State Route 33, Manalapan, NJ 07726-8301
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I was in New Jersey on other business and I started looking for American Revolutionary War sites (which there are actually quite a few). So I stopped at this park. There is a lot of farmland here. There is a small, but really interest8mg museum....More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to visit to relax, hike historic trails, and picnic with the family. It also has great sled riding in the winter snow. The museum is free with interactive videos and displays. This park is famous for the Battle of Monmouth...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Jimmie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The park is huge, but you only need an hour or so in the visitor center. The displays and movie are very interesting and well done. Loved the end of the movie!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 248billm
Reviewed January 23, 2019

Something for everyone: Small playground for the children, Very walkable nature trails, and educational visitors center with theatre ... the attendant will play movie at your request. Note, one reviewer mentions walking trails with "Huge Hills". This is true for the trail North of the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Michael V
Reviewed December 23, 2018

FREE admission. On the Saturday I visited, the gift shop was CLOSED ( perhaps, due to the government shut-down?). The bathrooms in the Visitor's Center, were open. If you are RV-ing, there is plenty of parking available. If you are into, birding, hiking, cycling, photography,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PaleoGypsy
Reviewed November 25, 2018

Visited this revolutionary war site on a trip this Thanksgiving. Beautiful property and a wonderful film about the war that took place on this site. We did get lost because the maps are hard to read and the sites while marked are so far apart...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JoeSamBrysParents
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Nice place to visit. Just wish they had more walking trails that didn’t involve huge hills. I have a mild breathing problem but love to walk. I avoid this park for that reason. Historically they give some insight but could do more

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank glowsm
Reviewed July 8, 2018

I visited Monmouth Battlefield State Park on July 6th, 2018. I must say it's a really nice state park. It was clean, nice trails that were well marked, and interesting history. Monmouth isn't such a famous battle of the Revolutionary War but it is still...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

I stumbled upon the park's website when researching Revolutionary battlefileds in NJ for my 8 year old son, who's really into history. As luck would have it, the annual battle reenactment was the following weekend, so we went. What a great and educational time we...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank rodyk
Reviewed June 18, 2018

This is where Washington and his troops fought the Battle of Monmouth. Molly Pitcher brought water to the soldiers here. Besides the history, this park is a lovely place to have a picnic, walk, ride a bike, or just relax.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Response from lues16 | Reviewed this property |
You can request to view it on screen on their small theater which is I think about 20 minutes
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