Grounds for sculptures, New Jersey

Grounds for sculptures is known for its art. It is a awesome place for one day trip in new Jersey. There are so many things to see here.It is one of the world’s most impressive sculpture gardens.While Grounds for sculpture possess a wide array of Modernist sculptures and manicured landscapes, they are far from what make it unique.

Grounds for sculpture is also a home to a bizarre set of sculptural recreations of impressionist is a perfect place to visit!

All the sculpture are beautiful and look like original. If you spend some time here. It will be hard for you to identify who is real and who is artificial. I went with my husband here and it was really fun. We had a great time here and enjoyed some awesome food in the restaurant here.

A snapshot of art in grounds for sculpture.

grounds for sculpture

There is a small pond here. It has different kinds of fishes and ducks and birds.


Grounds for sculpture(GFS), located in Hamilton,New Jersey (midway between Philadelphia and New York),is a forty two acre sculpture park and arboretum founded by Seward Johnson.Its collection features more than 270 contemporary sculptures by renowned and emerging artists.


Spring season is best time to visit it, because this season is comfortable to enjoy this place.You probably won’t see everything on 42-acres in that time……all the more reason to come back! please be sure to wear comfortable shoes,dress for the weather,and most important,bring your camera!


Rat’s restaurant at GFS is very famous.A relaxing and exotic escape featuring delightful cuisine, spectacular views and elegant ambiance , Rat’s Restaurant is the perfect dining destination.From the moment you arrive you’ll see why this extraordinary charming venue is a favourite for fine dining, celebrations and corporate events.So you must visit it.


There are some attractive museum here which display beautiful arts and sculpture. You can go with family and children and spend whole day here. There no separate ticket for museum. It is included with admission fee.


There are lots of parking here. Parking is free and it is first come first services basis. During peak time you may not get parking nearby and you will be re-directed to satellite lot and free tram service will be provided from there to main location. So you can come any time but it is always good to come as early as possible.

Ticket Price

Ticket price In-person Online
ADULTS $18 $10
SENIORS(65+) $15 $10
STUDENTS(6 – 17 or id) $10 $10



There are two types of membership in grounds for sculpture.

  1. Family and individual membership.
  2. Business and corporate membership.

Your membership will provide you access to arts and events. Grounds for sculpture will let you know if there any events or family program going to happen. You will be the first one to know about it so that you will not miss anything. There are some special events Grounds for sculpture organize every year.

Grounds for sculpture runs many educational program which is supported by membership.

The business membership play an important role in the grounds for sculpture’s growth and success by helping grounds for sculpture to present new exhibition.


I enjoyed my stay here. It was fun and valuable time spent. This place is good for one day trip. You can come with family, kids or friends. There are different kinds of beautiful sculpture here. You can take some pics and share with friends. you can plan for one day trip and i assure you, it will be fun here and you will love it.

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