Art & Culture in Central New Jersey
Art & Culture in Central New Jersey
Combine arts, culture and a dynamic spot to explore both and you'll find Somerset Hills Hotel. It's no surprise that New Jersey—the home of legends such as Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi and Whitney Houston—is filled with so many exciting and imaginative things to see and do.
Our Hotel's Near Far Hills, Bernardsville & More Culture-Rich New Jersey Cities
Art abounds in New Jersey from historical sites to modern galleries. With an ever-changing events calendar, there's never a dull moment in Warren, New Jersey. At Somerset Hills Hotel, we enjoy being in the center of it all you so can experience everything this creative area has to offer. Call us today at 908.647.6700 to learn more about our favorite sights and sounds in Warren, New Jersey and the surrounding areas.
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Local AttractionsUSGA Museum, Far Hills NJ
A recent $200 million expansion poises this museum to be the “Cooperstown of golf”.
The United States Equestrian Team Foundation is a non-profit organization which is primarily funded by individual contributors like you who want to support our country’s international horses and athletes.
Experience the excitement created by our local minor league baseball team.
This intimate theatre showcases the finest in nationally known acts.
One of the leading Shakespeare theatres in the nation, they illuminate the universal and lasting relevance of the classics for contemporary audiences.
Step back in time before the days of the megaplex and enjoy first run films in our cozy theater.
A gallery of quality and tradition showcasing the finest in art.Base Camp Adventure Outfitters, Basking Ridge NJ
Basking Ridge based retailer offering outdoor clothing and gear as well as activities.
Far Hills Retail storeoffering ski, bike, and fly fishing clothing and gear The Bike Shop boasts a substantial tri-athlete collection,(bikes, clothing, wetsuits) Fly Fishing Shop not only sells fly fishing merchandise but offers trips and lessons. The Ski Shop has ski and snowboards for purchase, rentals, or leasing.Leonard J. Buck Gardens, Far Hills NJ
The Leonard J. Buck Garden is one of the premier rock gardens in the eastern United States.
276 acres of Well-maintained and marked trails traverse the Sanctuary, ranging in length from 0.3 miles to 1.3 miles and passing through upland deciduous forest, fields, woodland, and the floodplain along the headwaters of the Passaic River. The Sanctuary is home to more than 60 species of nesting birds, and over 175 species have been sighted at the Sanctuary, including as many as 25 species of warblers during spring migration.
Lord Stirling Stables, Basking Ridge
Lord Stirling Stable offers a full complement of riding activities for riders of most ages and abilities.
The region's preeminent shopping destination includes 160 specialty stores and restaurants
Most of these hikes are just walks in beautiful areas for fun and mild exercise outdoors, but some will have some focus on the environmental or historic aspects in the area.
Duke Farms, Hillsborough NJ
A 2,700-acre estate in Hillsborough, New Jersey, was developed by tobacco and hydropower magnate James Buchanan Duke beginning in 1893. The Duke Farms Foundation was created in 1998 to own and operate the property. Today, the property is being transformed into a regional center for environmental stewardship.
Local farm where guests can pick their own fruit, vegetables, enjoy hayrides, etc.
7,768 acres of varied habitats, the refuge has become a resting and feeding area for more than 244 species of birds. Fox, deer, muskrat, turtles, fish, frogs and a wide variety of wildflowers and plants also call the refuge "home".
Serving as the winter encampments of George Washington's troops in 1779-1780, Jockey Hollow merges history with some decent hiking.
One of the most significant landmarks of the American Arts and Crafts movement, and the site, which consists of 30 acres of the original 650-acre tract, has been designated a National Historic Landmark
The Cross Estate Gardens, a project of the New Jersey Historical Garden Foundation in cooperation with the National Park Service, located onJockey Hollow Road in Bernardsville, NJ. The Gardens comprise formal and native gardens, a wisteria-covered pergola, and a mountain laurel allee. The Cross Estate is open from dawn to dusk. Parking is free, and there are no entry fees.
The Frelinghuysen Arboretum is one of New Jersey's largest horticultural parks, owned and operated by the County of Morris. Its buildings and grounds offer a glimpse into the Gilded Age of Morristown, NJ.
Originally known as "Merchiston Farm," the home of William and Martha Brookes Hutcheson from 1911 to 1959. The Center's 100 acres include fields, woodlands and a formal garden designed by Mrs. Hutcheson, one of the first women to be trained as a landscape architect in the United States. The Park Commission is just embarking on an extensive restoration of the gardens at Bamboo Brook.
A 411-acre property located in the scenic hills of Somerset County.The 2 mile picturesque loop trail awaits park visitors and passes along the scenic North Branch river corridor, through wooded areas and across open fields. It is along this trail that the splendor of this magnificent property can truly be felt.
Select from our wide array of exciting classes covering subjects such as ethnic cuisines, basic techniques of cooking, baking, vegetarian, and cocktail and dinner parties,