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  • Light Dispelling Darkness

    Light Dispelling Darkness

    Edison, New Jersey

    WPA-era fountain sculpture depicts Evil in various forms, vanquished by American can-do spirit.

  • U.S.S. Ling, WWII Sub

    U.S.S. Ling, WWII Sub

    Hackensack, New Jersey

    Floating in the Hackensack River. Make sure to continuously duck when you take the tour.

  • Hitler's Toilet

    Hitler's Toilet

    Florence, New Jersey

    The crapper from Hitler's personal yacht still flushes at Greg's Auto Repair.

  • Hindenburg Crash Site

    Hindenburg Crash Site

    Lakehurst, New Jersey

    Largest Nazi zeppelin lost it here in 1937. See the memorial and the museum.

  • Mighty Joe the Gorilla

    Mighty Joe the Gorilla

    Shamong, New Jersey

    Beach colossus rehabilitated as an inland memorial to departed Mighty Joe.

  • Space Farms Zoo and Museum

    Space Farms Zoo and Museum

    Beemerville, New Jersey

    The stuffed carcass of Goliath is one of the treasures to be examined at this free museum of stuff.

  • World's Largest Light Bulb

    World's Largest Light Bulb

    Edison - Menlo Park, New Jersey

    More than you really need to know about the Wizard of Menlo Park, Thomas Edison, in a small museum next to the light bulb tower.

  • Northlandz


    Flemington, New Jersey

    Epic-proportioned miniature railroad attraction built by the guy who also plays the organs at the center of Northlandz.

  • Sterling Hill Mining Museum

    Sterling Hill Mining Museum

    Ogdensburg, New Jersey

    Enter authentic zinc mine, see fake coal. Includes Thomas S. Warren Museum of Fluorescence.

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