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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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Home of the 'Great 'Oak' does not disappoint...

Duke Gardens offers such a variety of tranquil and beautiful landscape vegetation that is home to a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Millington, New Jersey
Serene and scenic

Duke Farms is a serene and scenic estate. There is no entrance fee and bikes can be rented for a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chanie R
Passaic, New Jersey
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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 good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1112 Dukes Pkwy W, Hillsborough, NJ, Hillsborough, NJ 08844-4129
+1 908-722-3700
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Duke Gardens offers such a variety of tranquil and beautiful landscape vegetation that is home to a number of bird species. With ponds, streams and falls the water features are calming and really add to the overall picturesque scenery. It is a place to leisurely...More

Thank geojgervasi
Reviewed 1 week ago

Duke Farms is a serene and scenic estate. There is no entrance fee and bikes can be rented for a nominal $5 charge per bike. You can always bring your own bike as well. We rented bikes and enjoyed close to 2 hours of biking...More

Thank Chanie R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Grounds are very beautiful! I brought my daughters there to have their pictures taken with all of the beautiful flowers.

Thank nancjoe411
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a beautiful place to ride your bikes bring a packed lunch and get some great pictures . Along the trails they have information boxes that tells you all about what your looking at.

Thank Mmarrocco
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Traffic getting to and from this place on a weekend is horrible. There is no signs telling you where to turn, where the parking lot is or what's at the end of this road you're going down. If you miss your turn there is nowhere...More

Thank Pavol A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What's nice are the big open spaces. What's strange is that most roads lead to nowhere and the place is dotted with relics of what millionaire Duke was trying the make the place into... his version of Central Park, but 3 times bigger. He had...More

Thank r-j-infinity
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Great place to walk around for the day. Kind of like a big park... check out the orchards. wear sneakers

Thank danmente
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Duke Farms is so much more than just an estate left from an heiress. There is so much learning opportunity there and many many walking and biking paths. There is also a little cafe to get some awesome food and every week you can find...More

1  Thank smfarber
Reviewed 4 September 2017

I've lived in nj most of my life and never even heard of duke farms until last week. My one year old and I have already been twice. The second time we came we took the tram to the great falls then took a walk,...More

1  Thank estelle g
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Gardens and grounds at Duke Farms were well maintained. The garden was easy to get to and parking was easy.

Thank Grace L
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22 April 2017|
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Response from estelle g | Reviewed this property |
We saw a rabbit and a bird but there are no animals in enclosed areas to see
Shant H
25 February 2017|
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Response from njsandy5 | Reviewed this property |
What I understand only service dogs .
21 July 2016|
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Response from lvb663 | Reviewed this property |
The main lot gets full on weekends and holidays, but there is overflow if you go in the entrance toward the visitor center and turn right, its by the community gardens.