This Roadside Attraction In New Jersey Is The Most Unique Thing You’ve Ever Seen
New Jersey is home to numerous unique attractions but one stands out above the rest. Margate’s own Lucy the Elephant is America’s oldest surviving roadside attraction and draws in over 100,000 visitors annually. This massive mammoth has a unique history and makes for a perfect day trip destination.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
For more, watch this short video uploaded by Welcome To The Last Exit. You’ll learn some VERY interesting information. For example, Lucy is actually a boy.
Do you love Lucy? I certainly do! But, she’s not New Jersey’s only interesting roadside attraction. Check out this list and discover several others.
Kristen is a writer, editor, and social media maven who loves her state. Born and raised in New Jersey, sharing all it has to offer is her passion. After attending Montclair State University, she continued her education online, obtaining certifications in social media management.
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