2023 N.J. Destination of the Year Finalist: Lambertville

If this were merely a beauty contest — which it isn’t — Lambertville just might have an unfair advantage over its competition for Jersey’s Best 2023 Destination of the Year. Ranked among the “Top 15 Prettiest Towns in America” according to Forbes magazine, there’s no debating Lambertville’s lovely looks. But looks alone can’t take this crown; we’re looking for substance. Take a look at what we found — it’s pretty substantial.

Antique shops are packed into Lambertville’s square mile, like milk glass on the shelves of antique shops. Photo courtesy of NJ Advance Media

Old-Fashioned Finds, Artsy Acquisitions and Whimsical