- Our list of the best things to do in Camden, New Jersey, features the top 252 nearby activities — including 98 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Camden, NJ has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Museums & Galleries, and Sights & Landmarks.
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From the merchant: Tour Camden NJ’s only craft distillery, maker of Petty’s Island Rum and, Cooper River Rye Whiskey
The tours on the Battleship New Jersey try to be very interactive. Guests to the historical ship are able to walk along the passageways, tight spaces, and main deck with the ability to also visit the deep interior that involves climbing some of the ship's ladders.
Accredited by the American Zoological and Aquarium Association, the Adventure Aquarium is a massive attraction that features numerous exhibits, meetings with biologists, and even the only display of Great Hammerhead sharks in the United States. There are also hands-on exhibits within seven touch areas.
Staging classic and original plays, the South Camden Theatre Company seeks to influence the rebirth of its neighborhood. The exterior of the theater replicates the pub that once stood on the same site and that inspired the company's first production.
Part of the Harleigh Cemetery, Walt Whitman's Tomb is the final burial place of well-known poet Walt Whitman. The primary attraction is the tomb itself, which was designed by Walt Whitman in the years prior to his death.
The Walt Whitman House showcases the house that author Walt Whitman lived and worked in. The museum preserves most of the original possessions of Walt Whitman when he lived there and allows visitors to view these objects up close.
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The Camden Riversharks Professional Baseball Club are an independent minor league team who play in the class A Atlantic League. The team plays its home games in Campbell's Park, and regularly offers family promotions and giveaways at games.
Camden's Millennium Skate World is a roller skating rink and indoor entertainment facility. The facility offers open skating, and the rink can be reserved for birthday parties and other special occasions. There is also a snack bar and arcade.