Bamboo Brook Outdoor Education Center, Chester

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Outdoor Activity · Hidden Gem
Bamboo Brook Outdoor Education Center is a botanical garden and public park in Chester Township, New Jersey. The house and garden, listed using its historic name, Merchiston Farm, was added to the National Register of Historic Places on November 13, 1989 for its significance as the home of the American landscape architect Martha Brookes Hutcheson and her landscaping of the property.
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  • Space to sit and enjoy nature. BUT watch for ticks in the field. Many plants in bloom, and a nice getaway from the busy malls.  more »
  • We visited in the fall so there were not a lot of flowers blooming. We did see birds, butterflies, dragonflies, tadpoles and chipmunks. It was very quiet since there were only a few other people...  more »
  • Beautiful and vibrant. Excellent views
  • Great setting, beautiful ornate vignettes

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