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Monument to those NJ patriots serving in the American Revolution

The monument is in a small park not far from the university. There is free 30 minute parking right... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Williamsburg, Virginia
nice area

We went to see monument and we brought out dog to play there also, not sure if he was allowed. it... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
Trenton, New Jersey
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

The monument is in a small park not far from the university. There is free 30 minute parking right beside the monument. It is a memorial to the NJ patriots who served during the American Revolution and is quite large and impressive. Benches are around...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

We went to see monument and we brought out dog to play there also, not sure if he was allowed. it is well kept and a nice place to hang out or take a stroll.

Date of experience: May 2018
Reviewed 29 May 2018

I pass by this lovely green grass daily and once I saw an enactment of a battle with men dressed up in their soldier garb with guns as an educational experience for children and adults. There are swings for little tots in the park too.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Meryl J
Reviewed 24 May 2018

As we were driving around the downtown area we came across this beautiful monument and decided to walk across to have a look and got some pics too.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Well, it is a monument to the Battle of Princeton. Nice park like setting. Stop by if you have time, but not worth a special trip.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Salvatore F
Reviewed 31 January 2018

While visiting Princeton University we walked two blocks to this little park. Although it was winter, one could imagine it being quite lovely when the plants were blooming. There a plenty of benches to sit and look at the huge monument to George Washington or...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Cheryl S
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Two best things about this attraction is its location and accessibility 24/7 to all visitors. It is a landmark for Princeton and worth a sitting for a few minutes. The whole area of Princeton around this monument provides a great walk around for the entire...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank LopaBhattacharyya
Reviewed 10 November 2017

nice place to walk around, read about the local history.and I loved the bust of Einstein,on a column which sits on emc square!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 2jbsdad
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

This is a monument to celebrate the victory of General Washington over the British in 1776. It’s dry imposing and of historical interest. Worth a brief visit when you are in Princeton.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

The location is adjoining the campus at the town hall of Princeton. The monument is very impressive and is maintained very well. One of those few places around the campus where free parking is freely available. Some reading of the history of battle of Princeton...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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