©

Long Branch trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Long Branch

Trip Planner USA  /  New Jersey  /  Jersey Shore  /  Long Branch
(3.5/5 based on 300+ reviews for 5 attractions)
Things to do: parks, shopping, nightlife
Long Branch is a beach side city in Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the city's population was 30,719, reflecting a decline of 621 (-2.0%) from the 31,340 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 2,682 (+9.4%) from the 28,658 counted in the 1990 Census.Long Branch was formed on April 11, 1867, as the Long Branch Commission, from portions of Ocean Township. Long Branch was incorporated as a city by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on April 8, 1903, based on the results of a referendum, replacing the Long Branch Commission.HistoryLong Branch was a beach resort town in the late 18th century, named for its location along a branch of the South Shrewsbury River. In the 19th century it was a "Hollywood" of the east, where some of the greatest theatrical and other performers of the day gathered and performed. It was visited by presidents Chester A. Arthur, James A. Garfield, Ulysses S. Grant, Benjamin Harrison, Rutherford B. Hayes, William McKinley, and Woodrow Wilson. Seven Presidents Park, a park near the beach, is named in honor of their visits. The Church of the Presidents, where all seven worshiped, is the only structure left in Long Branch associated with them.
Plan your vacation with our United States itinerary maker and discover the best things to do in Long Branch.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Long Branch

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Long Branch

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Long Branch:
Beaches, sightseeing, zoos & aquariums
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, museums, nightlife
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Historic sites, beaches
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, spas, classes
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Beaches
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Jersey Shore

22 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Cape May BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Atlantic City BY A USER FROM CANADA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Orlando & New Jersey BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, teens, culture, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: April, teens, culture, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in United States, Niagara Falls & Toronto BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, kids, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Atlantic City BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, relaxing, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: September, relaxing, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in New Jersey BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES April, teens, popular PREFERENCES: April, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Avalon BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 11 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 20 days in United States & Canada BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in North Wildwood BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: August, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News