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Essential Weehawken

Experience the best of Weehawken with City Cruises! Enjoy a variety of dining cruises or book a private event on the water with unbeatable views of the iconic NYC skyline, Statue of Liberty, Empire State Building, and more!

Recommended Experiences in Weehawken

Crew Spotlight: Get to Know Port Captain Matthew Gill of Statue City Cruises

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12 Local Coffee Shops Where You Can Recharge in Lower Manhattan

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Wedding Rehearsal Dinner on the Water

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The Artists’ Itinerary: What to See & Where to Create in NYC

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Celebrating City Island: Why You Should Visit This NYC Oasis

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Event Venues on the Water: Options for Your Next Event!

Event venues on the water are an excellent option for unforgettable special occasions. By housing your next gathering in venues on the water, you can enjoy a more laid-back experience.

From Rooftop to River, This is the Best Brunch in NYC in 2022

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Disney on Broadway Tour—Behind the Magic at the New Amsterdam Theatre

This highly exclusive, behind-the-scenes Broadway tour takes you on a guided journey through New York City’s theater district, along with an in-depth, VIP look at Disney’s landmark New Amsterdam Theatre, led by its in-house historian.

It’s National Hot Dog Month! How to Celebrate in New York City

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NYC Fireworks

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Frequently Asked Questions

Top things to do in Weehawken

There are plenty of things to do in Weehawken, New Jersey, no matter what your interests are. If you love being outdoors, you can visit one of the many parks in the area, such as Hamilton Park or Lincoln Harbor Park. Or, take a walk or bike ride along the Hudson River Waterfront Walkway for breathtaking views of the Manhattan skyline. You can also look to experience views of both New Jersey and New York with a boat tour! For those who prefer indoor activities, Weehawken is home to several museums, including the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum and the Brooklyn Children’s Museum. Plus, there are plenty of great shopping and dining options in the area. !

What are the top activities near Weehawken?

What do I need to know before visiting Weehawken?

Weehawken is located in northeastern New Jersey, across the Hudson River from New York City. The town is accessible by car, train, bus, and ferry. There are several restaurants and cafes in Weehawken, as well as a few bars and clubs. The town has a number of parks and recreational areas, including a waterfront park with views of the Manhattan skyline. Weehawken is home to a number of historical sites, including the site of the Battle of Weehawken, where American Revolutionary War hero Alexander Hamilton was killed in a duel. Weehawken boat tours offer views of the Hudson River and the New York City skyline. There is also a museum dedicated to Hamilton in Weehawken.