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Top Things to Do in Trenton

Looking to explore all of Trenton but don’t have much time? Don’t worry! There are lots of activities to choose from but we’ve narrowed it down for you. Below is a list of must-see sites that every visitor should check out.

7 Sites to See

TRENTON FOOD: DIVERSE AND DELICIOUS

Eat your way through the diverse Trenton menuscape; try brisket, mofungo, yucca with chicharones, Zagat's-rated Italian, pork roll burgers, rocking wings with garlic barbecue sauce, hunter's stew, Hungarian beef goulash, vegetarian chili, Vietnamese soup and more!  Check out a list of Trenton restaurants here. (http://hiddentrenton.com/restaurants/)

TRENTON HISTORY: REVOLUTIONARY

Trenton has many historic sites to see including the Old Barracks, the Trenton House and the Trentoniana Room.

TRENTON PLANETARIUM: FOR STARGAZERS OF ALL AGES

Soar the skies at the New Jersey Planetarium (http://nj.gov/state/museum/dos_museum_programs_planetarium.html)

TRENTON THEATRE: AWARD-WINNING PLAYS, INTIMATE SPACE

Learn why the Princeton Packet says, “I can’t think of another regional theater that has so consistently presented such challenging, exciting theater.”  (http://passagetheatre.org/)

TRENTON BASEBALL: GREAT FAMILY FUN

Be right up in the action at Arm and Hammer Park with the Trenton Thunder.  (http://www.milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t567)

TRENTON ART: DIVERSE, BREATHTAKING

Be where art lives, whether is it the city art museum (http://ellarslie.org/), or exhibitions and arts events (http://artworkstrenton.org/) or urban public art (http://sagecoalitionnj.com/).

THE STATE CAPITAL

Tour the history of New Jersey and be where the decisions of the state are made:

(http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/legislativepub/statehousetour.asp)