Top Things to Do in the Region
Looking to explore all of the Princeton-Mercer Region 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
TAKE A TOUR
Explore the Princeton University campus on your own or take a guided tour.
GRAB A BITE...OR A FEW
There are numerous cafés and restaurants in the Princeton area that will leave you wanting more!
THE GREAT OUTDOORS
Spend some time outdoors hiking, kayaking, or canoeing with great trails and waterfronts.
TRAVEL BACK IN TIME
The Princeton area has many historic sites to see including the Morven Museum & Garden, the Princeton Battlefield, and many more.
SEE A SHOW
Check out the music, dance, or theater performances at McCarter Theatre or enjoy an artistic film at the Princeton Garden Theater. If you happen to be heading north, check out the State Theatre New Jersey, New Jersey's most historic theatre since 1921! Click here for a variety of their upcoming shows.
PICK & PACK
Pick your own fruits and vegetables with the family at Terhune Orchards. Have a taste of their homemade apple cider donuts and wine as well!
TAKE A SWING
Put aside some tee time and check out the championship golf courses in the Princeton-Mercer region.
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- Arts & Entertainment
- Historic Sites & Attractions
- Parks & Outdoor Recreation
- Nightlife & Entertainment
- Spas & Fitness
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