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Educational Excellence of Millburn Schools

Friday, May 1st, 2015

Blog 157 imageWidely known for its thriving downtown and beautiful homes, Millburn prides itself in the educational excellence of its schools and a rich history that can be seen in town landmarks including the Cora Hartshorn Arboretum, Hessian House, and Paper Mill Playhouse.  With its cultural and recreational facilities, unique shopping, and varied restaurant offerings, Millburn attracts visitors from nearby towns and provides amenities for its residents.  Sophistication is coupled with a warm, small‐town atmosphere that stems in part from its intergenerational appeal.

Nestled among other picturesque municipalities and bordering South Mountain Reservation, Millburn has many beautiful spots of its own including Taylor Park.  In the heart of the town center, this 16‐acre park features a stone bridge and pond, picnic areas, athletic fields, and a community center.  During the summer, visitors can enjoy live music concert series suitable for the whole family. Other smaller parks can be found throughout the town’s neighborhoods, with 36‐acre Gero Park being another popular attraction due to its pool, golf course, baseball fields, and tennis and basketball courts. (more…)