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“Beautiful place to spend the afternoon”

Reeves-Reed Arboretum
Ranked #1 of 7 things to do in Summit
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Union, New Jersey
Level 6 Contributor
176 reviews
92 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“Beautiful place to spend the afternoon”
Reviewed June 18, 2014

I took a ton of pictures inside and out of flowers, it is small and you can get thru it qwick if you need to but take thentime to smell the flowers and take lots of pictures too.

Visited August 2013
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New York City, New York
Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“A community treasure”
Reviewed November 26, 2013 via mobile

A beautiful place where, around each turn you find something fabulous to look at whether it's plantings or sculpture. And great programs!

Visited November 2013
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new jersey
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162 reviews
31 attraction reviews
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“Still recovering from a few storms”
Reviewed November 25, 2013

Years ago the Arboretum looked great, but Irene and Sandy took a toll. Still it is very worth a trip to see. The grounds are very nice.

Visited June 2013
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Level 5 Contributor
61 reviews
25 attraction reviews
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“A Beautiful, unusual spot--Great for Photographers”
Reviewed November 25, 2013

The Reeves-Reed Arboretum, located in central Summit,NJ, is an interesting spot, both from a horticultutral point of view as well as a geologic, because it features a huge bowl that dates back to the Ice Age. In season, the plants are beautiful, particularly the daffodils in the spring, not to be missed. Exhibits indoors, which change, are also compelling. At $5 a voluntary admission fee is certainly reasonable.

Visited May 2013
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New Providence, New Jersey
Level 6 Contributor
356 reviews
174 attraction reviews
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“A pleasant stroll through greens”
Reviewed November 18, 2013

Went here to just get away from the norm. Have never been and wife and I needed to get away for awhile. This place was lovely. They had a function going on, so we could not see the main house, but the small walking paths were nice and easy to walk and the local art work on display was fun to view along te way.

Visited November 2013
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