Area Attractions

Our hotel near Sesame Place offers easy access to outdoor adventure, relaxing activities, and fun things to do in Princeton, New Jersey. Take our complimentary shuttle to see exciting concerts, theater, and dance performances at the McCarter Theatre, explore miles of scenic hiking and biking paths at the D&R Canal, or tour the museums on the Princeton University campus.

Hyatt Regency Princeton

102 Carnegie Center
Princeton, New Jersey, United States, 08540-6293



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Family-friendly Attractions

Six Flags Great Adventure Theme Park & Safari

Take the family out for a Six Flags adventure. Everyone will enjoy the rides and attractions at New Jersey’s Great Adventure Theme Park.

Sesame Place

Less than thirty minutes from Hyatt Regency Princeton, Sesame Place in Langhorne, Pennsylvania, is always a hit for young children who love seeing their favorite Sesame Street characters in action.

Jersey Shore

The Jersey Shore on the Atlantic Ocean is an easy 45-minute drive from Hyatt Regency Princeton. With 127 miles of beautiful, white sandy beaches, this is one of the most desired year-round travel and vacation destinations on the East Coast.

Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park

Enjoy some time in the great outdoors with your family. The Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park contains more than 60 miles of paths along water for jogging, hiking and canoeing.

Mercer County Park

Mercer County Park encompasses over 2,500 acres covering areas of the Townships of West Windsor, Hamilton and Lawrence. The Park has year-round facilities for all ages and includes both active and passive recreational opportunities.


Princeton Market Fair

Within walking distance of Hyatt Regency Princeton, this upscale mall offers shopping at the most exclusive retailers. Shop popular stores like Pottery Barn and Pottery Barn Kids, Williams-Sonoma, Anthropologie, Chico's, Platapus and Barnes & Noble.

QuakerBridge Mall

QuakerBridge is a traditional shopping mall conveniently located approximately three miles from the hotel.

Palmer Square

Visit downtown Princeton for a delightful shopping experience. With a quaint setting, downtown’s Palmer Square has all your favorite stores – Talbots, Ann Taylor, Ralph Lauren and Origins.

Mercer Mall

Mercer Mall is a shopping mall located about three and a half miles from the Hyatt Regency Princeton.

Arts, Culture, and Museums

Princeton University

Discover what makes Princeton a world-renowned institution. You’ll find centuries of historic materials in Firestone Library and the campus museums, as well as a vibrant research culture paving the way for the future. Wander around the Princeton campus and admire the John B. Putnam Jr. Memorial Collection of Contemporary Sculpture.

The Art Museum at Princeton University

With an extensive collection of European paintings and sculptures from the Middle Ages to the 20th century as well as American art from the Colonial period to the contemporary era, this museum is a must see during your stay.

Historical Society of Princeton

Visit the Historical Society's headquarters, Bainbridge House, which contains rooms with period furniture and frequently presents special exhibitions.

McCarter Theatre Center

McCarter Theatre Center for the Performing Arts offers more than 200 performances of theater, dance, music and special events each year. ​