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One can categorically immerse himself in the breathtaking sounds and sights of Morris Plains while encapsulating the flora and fauna of town. Located 29 miles northwest of New Jersey, the town is a borough (a subdivision of township) that lies in Morris County.
It includes as municipal government that was established by a special charter in 1857. Morris Plains is incorporated from parts of Hanover Township and was entitled as Morris Plains after the colonial governor ‘Lewis Morris’.
With 2.6 square miles of land, the little borough is a surreptitious gem to discover when it comes to unfurling the layers of its rich history. Visiting places like Morris Plains Museum Association’s Treasurer can help you venture into borough’s history through its wonderful one-story gallery.
It includes maps, artifacts, photos, antiques recounting 350 years of the borough’s existence. The residents have an extensive interest in excavating the historical truths associated with Morris Plains. It can be witnessed through the dedication of the Morris Plains Museum Associations – a non-profit organization that works to preserve and display historical items of the Borough of Morris Plains.
Originally, the town began its history constructing sawmills with factories situated in Central Avenue, which is no known as Thomas Pond. In 1685, Thomas Pierson (an Englishman) built this sawmill knowing that he would soon be followed by a number of other settlers who would require wooden houses. Not only this, the little Borough further witnessed some phenomenal developments in its industrial domain. The George Washington Coffee Company paved its way to Morris Plain from Brooklyn, New York after WWI. The company has an accolade of being the first manufacturer of instant coffee.
With many commuters traveling to New York, the Borough offers a great bedroom community as it provides a direct access to Hoboken terminal and New York Pen station. Highlands at Morris Plains entail great amenities of luxurious living to its residents. The newly designed apartments offer dwellers fully equipped two-three bedroom residence catering their busy lifestyle.
With its humid subtropical climate, Borough owns some magnificent places igniting great interest in tourist to visit it. The parks in Lewis Morris has it all including large sports fields, walking trails, picnic areas, and there are sandy beaches that reflect the imponderable essence of this little borough. On the same line, leaving places like ‘The Tourne’ unvisited while touring and exploring Morris Plain would be trespass to your aesthetic sense. The 550 acres gigantic park does not only have a lunar and romantic landscape but spectacular wildflower trails complementing the tranquility that park entails.
Last but not the least; the cuisine in Morris Plains is surely another persuasion for visiting the place. Speaking of restaurants, there are some unique places to visit and experience some traditional and exceptional food items. Places like Stirling Tavern, Grato and Tabor Road Tavern with their old-school menus make a perfect dining atmosphere with scrumptious food. The restaurants ensure to provide an upscale American cuisine with an elegant ambiance and stylish setting.

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