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Hamilton Park, Weehawken

#23 of 37 in Historic Sites in New Jersey
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Hamilton Park is a neighborhood in Historic Downtown Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, United States, centered on a park with the same name. Hamilton Park is located west of Newport, north of Harsimus Cove, north and east of The Village and south of Boyle Plaza. The Victorian age park is located between Eighth Street and Ninth Street and Hamilton Place on the west and McWilliams Place on the East. Like the Van Vorst Park neighborhood to the south, this quiet park is surrounded by nineteenth century brownstones. The park underwent renovations completed in 2010.ProgramsThe park produces several events throughout the year, some of which include A Shakespeare in the Park series by the Hudson Shakespeare Company. The professional company produces one Shakespeare or classical show for each summer month. Hamilton Park Street Festival - Takes place usually in June of each year Youth Festival - Takes place usually in June Weekly Farmers Market - Takes place every Wednesday.
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  • This was a great excursion away from the city. Hamilton Park will give you a fantastic view for some great pictures.. The sun sets in front of the buildings (to your back) so I'd either go when it's c...  more »
  • Amazing view of New York City And oh my god Hamilton landmarks made me so happy. Burr v ham Dual what an amazing place to see  more »
  • The park is not big, but face to New York island, so you can see a nice landscape, it is a good place for you to speed little time in here  more »
  • It's a great park ....and part of the Palisade Cliffs. Wedding photos are taken at this park because of the incredible view of midtown Manhattan. Parking is tough because it is a heavyly traveled main Street, but if you want an incredible view of Manhattan day or night this is the place.
  • Alot of wedding photos are taken here. Right near the site of the death of Alexander Hamilton. Best views of midtown Manhattan. Beautiful.
  • A small park across from Manhattan. Pretty good view. Nice place to relax.
  • Breathe taking view of New York City great place for a nice walk on a summer night especially with a date.
  • It's beautiful day and night. . Nice day place to visit w family or s/o