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New Year’s First Day Hike in Historic Mid-Town Elizabeth at Boxwood Hall Historic Site 2024

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  • As of December 19, 2023, these are the details that have been released about this New Year’s Day event.

New Year’s Day First Day Hike: Historic Mid-Town Elizabeth

Come for a 1.5 mile walk through Historic Mid-town Elizabeth, NJ, the first English settlement in the state. Learn about the changes in the city, by viewing architecture & hearing stories about famous, infamous and should be famous former residents.

Level of Difficulty

Compact, Level ground along city streets – Moderate: 1.5 miles

Recommended Ages

Children ages 7 and up with an adult are welcome. Dogs on leashes are allowed. Wheelchair and stroller friendly.

When is this New Year’s Day hiking event?

January 1 @ 1:00 pm 3:30 pm

When is the raindate?

No rain date information has been provided.

Is the event indoors or outdoors?


Is registration required?


Registration is required. Please call the site office at 908-282-7617 or email Katherine at [email protected]. Regisitered participants will be notified of cancellation by email or phone.

New Year’s Day Hike Activities

  • 1.5 mile hike

What is the admission price for this New Year’s Day Event in Historic Mid-Town Elizabeth?


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Where is this event happening?

This event is happening at

42 Broad St
Elizabeth, NJ 07201 United States
(908) 353-1518

Meeting Spot

First Presbyterian Church, Broad St., Elizabeth, NJ 07201. Program begins at Old First Presbyterian Church (founded 1664) and includes a brief indoor tour of Boxwood Hall State Historic Site.

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