Millville, New Jersey - A Visitors Guide
Photo courtesy city of Millville NJ
A revitalized south Jersey small town with historical interests primarily with the American glass making industry and it's rich architectural collection of 19th and early 20th century buildings and homes.
The City was founded in the early 1800's, is less than an hour's drive from Philadelphia, Atlantic City, and other Jersey Shore resort towns. It has a small town feeling with plenty of metro things to do.
Building on it's historical attractions, the city has undergone redevelopment and enjoys a downtown dotted with art galleries, specialty shops, restaurants, cafes, and pubs. Many Jersey residents and tourists are find Millville an entertaining and educational destination for a day trip or stop off on a weekend getaway to the south Jersey region.
Millville Attractions & Things To Do
Glass town Arts District
Located along the Maurice River, it's a great place for visitors who enjoy a leisurely stroll amongst art galleries, fine crafts shops, restaurants, and cafes.
Wheaton Arts Village
An historic arts community with many attractions associated with it's history of glass making including the Museum of American Glass. Here you can experience artist demonstrations in their Glass, Ceramic, Flame working and Woodcarving Studios.
Millville Army Air
The Museum preserves U.S. military aviation history, including the recent Middle East conflict. Museum programs and tours focus on education about Millville’s vital role in aviation history and the history of the P-47 Thunderbolt.
Motor Sports Park
A fun place for people of all ages who enjoy the thrill of car racing and go karts, and now they can experience and take it to a new and higher level with " Karting".
The Maurice River
It has a rich maritime history and is an attractive place to experience the area's natural resources, Cruise the river where you will see gorgeous meadows, wild rice, lots of wildlife, and the only working diked farm left in New Jersey.
A modern day state-of-the art theatre restored to 1920s era ambiance. It offers diverse, live stage entertainment and theatre.
Places to Stay in Millville
Country Inn Millville
Convenient to major attractions in and around Millville Includes a free breakfast, a lobby fireplace; an inviting front porch, an outdoor pool, and a soothing lake view
Fairfield Inn and Suites
New hotel. Includes breakfast, an indoor pool and whirlpool and an outdoor barbecue on their patio.
Quality Inn and Suites
All guest rooms contain refrigerators, microwaves, coffee makers, and cable television. Some rooms with whirlpool bathtubs and spacious work desks.