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Duke Farms

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Open Now: 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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Beautiful Property and so much to learn

Duke Farm is a great place to spend the day with nature and art scupltures. The orchids are very... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Kirk S
Duke Farms has something for the whole family

This is a great place to visit in Hillsborough, New Jersey for many reasons. You will come back... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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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...more
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1112 Dukes Pkwy W, Hillsborough, NJ, Hillsborough, NJ 08844-4129
+1 908-722-3700
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Duke Farm is a great place to spend the day with nature and art scupltures. The orchids are very beautiful

Thank Kirk S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place to visit in Hillsborough, New Jersey for many reasons. You will come back many times - lot's to do. And very well run.

Thank shenai
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed seeing the local farm produce. Nothing like a Jersey grown tomato. Yum! I love the 3 flavors of local honey too. I think the wildflower one is best in my tea. The richer berry one is great on toast. There are a great...More

1  Thank patnewmail
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Duke Farms is a gem of the area. It is a completely free place to roam a clean, beautiful landscape, with clear walkways. Tram cars are included, at no cost, to get you through the areas. Inside are waterfalls, historical buildings, green houses (with a...More

1  Thank Dane K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Duke Farms is amazing! The paths are easy to walk and a great, scenic alternative to walking on a track. There is plenty of water, fields and flowers. The arboretum is filled with orchids that are unbelievable. The bike rental is an added plus so...More

Thank Adrienne P
Reviewed 11 September 2018

What an oasis of natural calm in a busy state. A lovely experience to walk the avenue of stately trees and visit the greenhouses containing rare plants and beautiful scented orchids. A very interesting and tasty selection available in the restaurant. Electric charging points in...More

Thank plantsman8
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Duke Farms is wonderful. It's a GREAT place for long or short walks, or riding the tram around the ground, or having a delicious lunch in their cafe. I took a class in the care of orchids, plus they have hundred of orchids on display....More

Thank AnneSD
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Visited on a very hot day but the heat didn't bother us it was such a lovely place to be out doors . We rented the bicycles and had such a nice day exploring the property. We worked up quite an appetite so headed to...More

Thank Sharon16160
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Situated on over 1,000 acres, the Duke Farms welcomes visitors year round without a charge. My wife and I rented bikes today (only $5 for 2 hours w/helmet) at the Farms and this helped greatly to see the key sites on the property. We are...More

Thank HappyTravellerNJ
Reviewed 15 August 2018

We enjoyed our visit walking the trails and seeing the sights. The visit is a worthy one with more to see than imagined. See my photos.

1  Thank Al S
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Sukhrob S
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Response from Harriet M | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see one but call them to make sure.
Camille A
6 May 2018|
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Response from Lovetogarden52 | Reviewed this property |
No they don't
Hanoz T
14 January 2018|
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Response from MikeMcGInNJ | Reviewed this property |
New Jersey is quite cold this winter; -2 to 6 degrees celceus. The trees will be bare of leaves but you can visit the old foundation and barns. The welcome center and Cafe are open as far as I know. The tram does not operate... More