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Downtown Jersey City, New Jersey - Waterfront 9/11 Memorial - #8

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The Best NYC Skyline Views!

Spectacular views of the Manhattan skyline! Take a leisurely, picturesque walk, jog or enjoy a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Norma B
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Jersey City, New Jersey, United States
Wonderful (and free!) way to pass the time

One of the iconic views of the world; changing with the seasons, the light and human activity. I... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
PAULE241
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Reading, United Kingdom
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All reviews exchange place path train nice and quiet area business or pleasure new jersey water front enjoy the view the world trade center lower manhattan beautiful view across the river manhattan view freedom tower light rail great views of nyc liberty state park skyline
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spectacular views of the Manhattan skyline! Take a leisurely, picturesque walk, jog or enjoy a quick lunch along Jersey City's beautiful waterfront. Walk towards the marina and see the Statue of Liberty in the distance! Enjoy the dog run at Morris Canal Park. See the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Norma B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the iconic views of the world; changing with the seasons, the light and human activity. I could watch it forever. Plenty of other things to stroll around/explore plus more and more shops/restaurants/bars etc coming on stream. Nice too to get up close with...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank PAULE241
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Seems to be a lot of shady charachters hanging around. Maybe a homeless camp near? JC has too much violence for my family to come here anymore

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mjrfd99
Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

Stayed over in Jersey and I can highly recommend doing that. The area is pretty, downtown jersey city is just a nice place to be.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank I1635LPpatrickh
Reviewed February 12, 2019

Great view of Manhattan with plenty of fun things to do on the NJ Side of the Hudson River. Great restaurants offering every style of cuisine - Japanese, Tex-Mex, Italian, Great Diners, Seafood, Korean, etc.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Licillevagabond
Reviewed January 20, 2019

Nice area to walk around for a warm day. It's on the water and theres quite a nice grassy sitting area to take in the scenery / have a picnic etc...

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank salmal333
Reviewed January 19, 2019

We stayed in the RV park at the marina. We visited with friends who came across on the ferry, and walked along the river. Memorial to 9/11 is inspiring. The views of the NYC skyline is amazing during the day, and at night. We had...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Pat O
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

I live here. Beautiful. Perfect. Access to NYC ferries, and PATH trains. Across from Lower Manhattan and World Trade Center.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank joycegell
Reviewed January 7, 2019

Stayed at the Hyatt Regency in Jersey City, beautiful place but we had to pay The Path and the MTA when visiting the NYC. It's just really expensive for a family of five.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Milagro L
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

I am Italian, well travelled and totally trustworthy. I am used to come to Nyc 7/8 times per year, with customers, since 2008. In search of a new atteaction to show them, this November I went, during a windy and chilly day, to the memorial...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Brianna M
June 18, 2018|
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Response from Barbara W | Reviewed this property |
The memorial is an open area in a public park. Though I don't believe there's a cut off for when you could visit, you would want to attend during the day or early evening, preferably before sunset.
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Response from joheff | Reviewed this property |
Waterfront - don’t have exact address sorry
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March 15, 2017|
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Response from John L | Reviewed this property |
If you're driving, the Holland Tunnel ...If you're parking on the Jersey side, PATH train right to world trade center. If the weather is nice, the NY Waterway ferry from Pauli's Hook Jersey City. If you're Amtrak-ing it to... More
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