Swedesboro

Swedesboro is a borough in Gloucester County, New Jersey. It is a small quaint little town of a little over 2,500 people.

13 things to do

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Beckett Golf Club

Old Kings Hwy. Public, 54 holes, $18.00 - $35.00. This club offers three nine hole courses that are played in three eighteen hole combinations. The White Course has open fairways and large greens. The Blue Course has tight, tree-lined fairways and fast greens. The Red Course has flat fairways and large greens. There are water hazards that come into play on all three courses.

DO   —  +1 856-467-4700 —  Map

Old swedes inn

Excellent restaurant & bar - it caters to various crowds - if you want casual dining or fine dining they cover both. The menu is diverse and the food is always great (not like the chain restaurants commonly found in neighboring areas). Only downside is that the building is the building needs to do some serious restoration work... especially on the outside.



Rode's Fireside

For a great small town home cooked meal look no farther then Rode's Fireside probably the most unique dining experience available for visitors of Swedesboro.

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Klein Memorial Auditorium

a performing arts theater with a variety of performances throughout the year. If you enjoy the symphony, the Greater Bridgeport Symphony performs regularly.



Klein Memorial Auditorium

a performing arts theater with a variety of performances throughout the year. If you enjoy the symphony, the Greater Bridgeport Symphony performs regularly.

SEE   —  +1 203-259-1036 —  177 State St

Scarecrow Factory

a unique Victorian shope the cozy rooms are filled with country, primitive and Victorian decor. Each room is displayed with decorating ideas in mind.

BUY   —  +1 856 769-1050 —  25 East Ave


Village Center

Small town Bar visited by the same locals regularly. Has daily specials and affordable prices. nice quite place to go and grab a drink


Stratton Hall

Charles C. Stratton was borne here, March 6, 1796. He was the first New Jersey governor elected by the people, 1845.

DO   —  Map


Hampton Inn

Has a pool, jacuzzi, and gym and as all Hampton Inns is known for being exceptionally clean and comfortable.

SLEEP   —  +1 856 467-6200 —  2 Pureland Dr

Holiday Inn

Has a pool, gym, 24 hour room service, free weekend brunch, florist, and a restaurant inside the hotel.

SLEEP   —  1 Pureland Dr

Petals and Paints

A local Flowers and gifts shop serving the needs of local customers for the past 10 years


Lake Narraticon

This lake is known for great bass fishing.

DO   —  Map

About Swedesboro

Swedesboro is situated on the south side of Raccoon Creek, about 5 miles from its mouth. It is an enclave within Woolwich Township, located 10 miles from Woodbury, NJ and about 18 miles from Camden. Swedesboro is one of only two Swedish settlements in New Jersey, along with Bridgeport. What is now known as the Borough of Swedesboro, was originally part of the colony named New Sweden, and was made up of Finnish and Swedish settlers [the]. From 1638 until 1656 the land along both shores of the Delaware River was the colony's territory, and ships continued to bring additional settlers, ruled by royal governors.


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