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Last modified: July 19, 2013, 6:24 PM
Grounds For Sculpture is a 35-acre public sculpture park located in Hamilton, NJ, founded in 1992 on the site of the former NJ State Fairgrounds by J. Seward Johnson, to promote an understanding of and appreciation for contemporary sculpture for all people. Visitors to the park can enjoy permanent and seasonal exhibitions and learn about contemporary sculpture through tours and hands-on workshops. In addition, the park also offers concerts, dance and drama performances, film screenings, fairs and celebrations, community gatherings, a 35-acre arboretum, shopping, and dining which includes the highly-rated fine dining destination, Rat's Restaurant. By combining the various aspects of a museum, school, arboretum, theater and restaurant, Grounds For Sculpture offers New Jerseyans a true civic center, a place for learning, relaxation and enjoyment.