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This is where in 1804, Aaron Burr killed Alexander Hamilton.
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49 Hamilton Ave, Weehawken, NJ 07086-6905
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I take all my guests from overseas or out of state to see the best view of the NYC skyline here. As it has been said, 'Is it nicer to see NYC from NJ or within NYC? From NJ at Hamilton Park!!'

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank MPNJ69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As someone who has grown up here, no view of of midtown is better than from this park. This is where I take all out of town personal and business visitors. The best time to arrive is about 5 minutes before sunset (Just ask Google...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Hamilton Park has an awesome view of the Manhattan skyline. Finding parking can be difficult but there parking available at an Acme supermarket a block or two away.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 9, 2019

We went to Hamilton Park by a bus-tour at night. The night view of west side of Manhattan from Hamilton Park was gorgeous and impressive. I'm sure anybody can have a good experience and unforgettable memory.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed July 28, 2019

THE place to go for beautiful photos of NYC. Must go during the day to see a live city but at night, it is even more spectacular. This is near the spot of the Hamilton/Burr dual.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank JTL07825
Reviewed July 27, 2019

I went here based on reviews and I’m glad that we did it. The drive in was fairly easy. I expected to pay for parking and to walk to the site. We went at 2:30 on a week day and there were a few free...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Suzanne K
Reviewed July 16, 2019

This has the best view of Manhattan if you are not a Hamilton fan. This narrow park at the top of a bluff runs along a residential street. There a some parking spots along the area, some are reserved for local residents, but it is...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed July 7, 2019

IF you come to New jersey you must come to see this beutiful view to see the city, great spot for photos

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Soe T
Reviewed June 14, 2019

Anyone visiting jersey, in the area , must check this out. Pretty much as close as you can get where Aaron freaking burr shot and killed mr Alexander Hamilton . History like no other, but the extra treat is tha amazing view of the greatest...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Michael A
Reviewed June 3, 2019

You must visit Weehawken and stroll this area when visiting New York City or other nearby communities. The robust view of the Hudson River and New York City is only available from this easily walk-able area. If nothing else, it is selfie-heaven and safe! You...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Jet194287
September 9, 2018|
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Response from reijervanrijsbergen | Reviewed this property |
Yes, that's possible. Most spots are paid parking spots.
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Patricia B
July 3, 2017|
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Response from jros4NJ | Reviewed this property |
If the nyc fireworks are from the west side of Manhattan this year, then yes. But parking is limited and restricted. Signs were up last night saying no parking on July 4 without resident sticker on car.
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April 3, 2017|
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Response from abuben | Reviewed this property |
I doubt it. You can visit the Liberty Park, which is the best place to see on either NY or NJ side, believe it or not. also you can take a ferry from the park to the stature.
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