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A must visit place if you come to the area. Plan for a few hours here to find food, and visit all... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2017
PhilipWR17
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Austin, Texas
Surprise in Downtown Elizabeth

Elizabeth was a major Revolutionary War site, and actually has several historic sites to visit... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2016
Phill G
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Hillside, New Jersey
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16 May 2017
“Everyone needs to see Boxwood Hall at least once in their life.”
22 Apr 2017
“GREAT”
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1073 E Jersey St, Elizabeth, NJ 07201-2503
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

Do not miss an inch of the musuem and the outside as well. The grounds are kept well and the age of the building shows craftmenship like no other.

Date of experience: October 2016
4  Thank Cindypstevens
Reviewed 22 April 2017

A must visit place if you come to the area. Plan for a few hours here to find food, and visit all kinds of cool stores. I can see how people can spend hours there but I was there for an hour and I feel...More

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank PhilipWR17
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Elizabeth was a major Revolutionary War site, and actually has several historic sites to visit. Boxwood Hall is a lovely site, and the docent is terrific. The house is now stuck in-between various more modern buildings in downtown Elizabeth, and the side wings have been...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Phill G
Reviewed 6 May 2016

Boxwood Hall was built around 1750 by Sam Woodruff, then mayor of Elizabethtown, before being sold to Elias Boudinot, the first president of the Continental Congress from 1782-83 . Situated as it is and crammed cheek to jowl among other buildings and houses in downtown...More

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank Susan F
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