The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village

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201 Village Boulevard, Princeton, NJ, 08540, United States   •  Weather:    •   Local Time:     •  Phone: 609-452-7900   •  Hotel Reservations: 888-627-7036

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Things to do in Princeton NJ

The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village offers an ideal location near the many exciting things to do in Princeton NJ. From theatres and museums, to sports and the truly unique Grounds for Sculpture, our hotel is close by an abundance of entertainment venues sure to suit our guests' interests. The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village is also just minutes from the prestigious Princeton University. Take a walking or trolley tour with Princeton Tour Company any day of the year or explore this spectacular campus on your own.  In addition, we are just minutes from the many Fortune 500 companies located in the immediate area, ideal for business travelers.

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Forrestal Village Fitness

Distance: under 1 mile

Located in Princeton’s Forrestal Village, this state-of-the-art 73,000 square foot fitness club delivers a unique and superior health and fitness experience. With specialized programs for Pilates, sports performance, martial arts, yoga and more, there is something for everyone. Westin guests are invited to experience Forrestal Village Fitness with a one-day Guest Pass.

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Pinot Palette Princeton

Distance: under 1 mile

Enrich your creativity at Pinot’s Palette Princeton, a pioneer of the paint and sip experience – a revolutionary way to enjoy art and wine, meet new people and bond with friends. The classes are directed by trained, local artists who will guide you through creating a featured painting. No experience is required to attend, and all supplies are included, allowing guests to immerse themselves in the artistic experience. The venue is BYOB and located in the Forrestal Village, just steps from the hotel. 

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McCarter Theater

Distance: 4 miles

91 University Place, Princeton, NJ 08540
609-258 ARTS (2787)

Satisfy your craving for culture at McCarter Theatre. This thriving institution offers over 200 world-class performances each year, ranging from theater and dance to music and special events.

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Palmer Square

Distance: 4 miles

40 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542
(609) 921-2333

Treat yourself to a relaxing day of shopping and dining in Palmer Square. Set in the heart of downtown Princeton, this charming, tree-lined neighborhood boasts over 40 upscale stores and eateries. Browse for everything from apparel to home furnishings to specialty foods, or sit down for a light bite or a memorable meal at a local restaurant.

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Drumthwacket

Distance: 4 miles

354 Stockton Street (Route 206) Princeton, New Jersey 08540
(609) 683-0057


Step into the past at one of our country's most historic sites. Once owned by renowned Quaker William Penn, Drumthwacket dates all the way back to 1777. Today this impressive home is the official residence of the Governor of New Jersey, and the house and its grounds are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

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Princeton University

Distance: 4 miles

Princeton, NJ 08544
(609) 258-3000

Chartered in 1746, Princeton University is the fourth-oldest college in the United States. Princeton University is a vibrant community of scholarship and learning that stands in the nation's service and in the service of all nations.

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Princeton Sports

Distance: 4 miles

Princeton, NJ 08544
(609) 258-3000

Show your Tiger pride. Fuel and unwind at our hotel as you experience the fun-filled schedule of Princeton sports. With teams competing in over 30 sports, the Princeton campus brings you close to the excitement.

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Terhune Orchards

Distance: 8.5 miles

330 Cold Soil Road, Princeton, NJ 08540
609-924-2310

Enjoy seasonal outdoor activities and events with the whole family at Terhune Orchards. From apple picking to wine tasting, pony rides to healthy eating workshops, there is something for everyone at this family-owned destination.

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Sun National Bank Center

Distance: 12 miles

81 Hamilton Avenue, Trenton, NJ 08611
(609) 656-3200

The Sun National Bank Center hosts hundreds of sporting and entertainment events annually. From concerts to family shows and community programs, there's something for everyone.

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Grounds for Sculpture

Distance: 15 miles

18 Fairgrounds Rd, Trenton, NJ 08619
(609) 586-0616

Grounds for Sculpture is a 42-acre sculpture park and museum founded in 1992 by John Seward Johnson II.  The grounds have over two hundred and seventy large-scale contemporary sculptures, with works by Johnson and other American and international artists.

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Jackson Premium Outlets

Distance: 17 miles

537 Monmouth Rd, Jackson, NJ 08527
(732) 833-0503

Jackson Premium Outlets features an impressive collection of the finest brands for you, your family and your home. Include a shopping stop during your next trip to the area. Located just minutes from Six Flags Great Adventure, you're sure to find impressive savings all year round

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Sesame Place

Distance: 24 miles

100 Sesame Road, Langhorne, PA 19047
(866) 464-3566

Bring your family to the theme park where Sesame Street comes to life. Enjoy a vacation with rides, shows, and other family attractions.