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Fort Lee Historic Park

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Great Views of the GW Bridge and NYC!

This historic park is tucked away past the entrance for the GW Bridge on Hudson Terrace, which is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael K
New York City, New York
Nice park for children

Nice park nearby!All three grandkids love it.We love museum as well .It’s teaching them our... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Tatyana G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This historic park is tucked away past the entrance for the GW Bridge on Hudson Terrace, which is the road adjacent to the Hudson River. The entrance actually reads as "Palisades Interstate Park", and the road leads to several parking lots at the top of...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are visiting the New York City area and you are ready this visit to get a better idea of geography and history- why not ride or walk over the George Washington Bridge to See the encampment site where General George stayed? Excellent museum...More

Thank Nancy T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excluding traffic, it’s an easy place to reach. Go after Labor Day and the weather is cooler and parking is free. We walked the Shore Trail from the Ross Dock Picnic Area. There are bathrooms, a playground, numerous picnic tables and bbq grills. Just before...More

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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Nice park nearby!All three grandkids love it.We love museum as well .It’s teaching them our history. The only downside is that just few years ago it was free parking ,now they charge for parking!

Thank Tatyana G
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Nice area to stroll and get an up close view of the George Washington Bridge. You can see all the cars wizzing by (or crawling because of traffic) without the bridge anxiety. Check out times when the park might have a demonstration!

Thank Joan S
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Super location to view George Washington Bridge - Hudson River - Upper Manhattan. Be sure to stop by museum for a bit of revolutionary history as well as modern.

Thank magnumtravelinc
Reviewed August 2, 2018

the Park itself was great, but the Revolutionary war museum they had the owner was extremely rude, disrespectful and not friendly. We brought our dog with us and they called the police on us, and we had to pay for parking. Never going back there...More

Thank JonathanM3160
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Great historic park offering excellent views of the George Washington Bridge. FYI: Alternatively, you can get some great views from the Ross Dock park area and walk a bit to get right underneath the bridge and also, you can exit the Fort Lee Park from...More

Thank Jemlnlx
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

Amazing place!! there is a place for a picnic, table, grill. very beautiful nature. a spacious place for children, you can run, there is a children's playground. excellent for summer holidays with family.

Thank Elina N
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

Amazing view point of GW bridge and view of NY city. Also it is a good hiking place about one mile. It is located in Fort Lee, NJ.

Thank Melissa L
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Mary F
October 2, 2018|
Response from Lou V | Reviewed this property |
The Park is open 7 days/week except for Monday, Columbus Day. Only the visitor center is closed tuesdays. See the website.