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Monmouth Battlefield Park

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Good State Park

Nice place to visit. Just wish they had more walking trails that didn’t involve huge hills. I have... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Manalapan, New Jersey
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Awesome Reenactment!

I stumbled upon the park's website when researching Revolutionary battlefileds in NJ for my 8 year... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Wood Ridge, New Jersey
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All reviews visitor center revolutionary war short film battlefield park walking trails apple orchard important battle re enactments small museum nice place to visit great history molly pitcher new jersey reenactment visitors display picnic
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
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Reviewed 26 November 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
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Reviewed 7 November 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 8 July 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
2  Thank John B
Reviewed 19 June 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 18 June 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
Thank steveluigi
Reviewed 21 February 2018

It has become tradition now that every year after we pick apples at Battleview Orchards we head to Monmouth Battlefield Park to have lunch under the shade of a big oak tree. The area holds great historic value and is very calming while you laying...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank AdventureDann
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Nice park to meet up with friends and have a beautiful afternoon walking through nature. Lots of walking trails..

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 19 December 2017

If you don't like crowded parks, this is a place to go to. It is hidden somewhere in Freehold and every time we visit, there are not a lot of people even in the summer. They have a small museum with a theater and free...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank lues16
Reviewed 28 October 2017

A friend from out of state and I went to the park for a walk and had a very pleasant time exploring the area and learning about its history. The introductory film is very well done and prepares you for what you will see as...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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17 June 2018|
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