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New Jersey State House

Trenton, NJ
+1 609-633-2709
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Variety of produce

The variety and quality of the produce and the fresh vegetables at Trenton Farmers Market is simply... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nathan R
Princeton Junction, New Jersey
via mobile
Enjoyed guided tour albeit limited by refurbishment

The exterior has not benefited from the addition over the years of buildings that have limited the... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
David G
Boca Raton, Florida
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The seat of the New Jersey state government is America's second-oldest statehouse.
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  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The variety and quality of the produce and the fresh vegetables at Trenton Farmers Market is simply outstanding. Prices were lower than at area grocery stores.

Thank Nathan R
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

The exterior has not benefited from the addition over the years of buildings that have limited the sight lines to the dome. Access externally is limited because of the refurbishment but we were able to walk around the outside of the main complex and once...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped at Trenton mainly to visit the State House. Sadly it's closed with refurbishment going on. There was signage pointing visitors to the annex next door, but from there we were redirected to another building. In the end we just walked around the outside...More

Thank BigMerk
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Take day trip. Worth seeing. Trenton state house capital building good place to get local history. Schools should have day trips here.

Thank MountianLover
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Very different from more modern capitol buildings that are typically following the pattern of the U.S. Capitol building. Portions seem very old and much in need of upgrading, like the governor's office that does not seem to reflect the magnitude of the office, but other...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Beautiful restoration of the state house inside - outside currently needs alot of work over the next five years. Free tours given by volunteers at the top of every hour. Free parking in a guarded garage behind the state house. Tours last one hour and...More

Reviewed 24 April 2017

The NJ State House is a delight. It has a beautiful rotunda and the entire building has been polished to a fine shine. We took the capitol tour and the guide was excellent. She gave the tour a personal touch with stories and anecdotes that...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 17 April 2017

As a State Capitols lover, I was excited to discover the New Jersey one. At the time of my visit, there were major renovations at the outside, so I could not appreciate the beauty of the architecture. But I've been impressed by the inside of...More

Thank Sylvie F
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We had a nice guide and were able to see everything since the legislature wasn't in session. The rotunda is unusual with its red paint and Victorian ironwork. It took about an hour to see everything. The only hassle is parking...the on street parking is...More

1  Thank Paul V
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

There are free tours of the NJ state house available on certain days. We did the behind the scenes tour which took us from the attic to the basement. The tour guides were excellent . We highly recommend this to everyone.

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