Princeton Tour Company

116 Nassau St.
Princeton, NJ 08542- Map It

AAA Editor Notes

Princeton Tour Company is at 116 Nassau St.; walking tours depart from inside Princeton University U-Store. This indie tour company offers 1.5- to 2-hour walking tours and biking tours as well as bus tours, air tours, holiday trolley tours and pre-recorded versions. Ghost tours also are offered. All tours view—but not enter—the buildings that make up historic Princeton. Depending on the tour, stops may include Princeton University, the main business district and Revolutionary War sites. Famous residents, students and alumni also are covered; presidents Woodrow Wilson, James Madison and Grover Cleveland found their way here as have numerous Pulitzer and Nobel Prize winners. Note: One walking tour may cover about 3 miles over 2 hours with only brief informational stops; phone ahead about accessibility. Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 2 hours, 30 minutes minimum.
$25; $20 (ages 0-12). Rates may vary depending on tour type; phone ahead to confirm prices. A free self-guiding cellphone tour is available online. Parking: $1-$2 per hour. Limited free parking is available on the Princeton campus.
Hours: Public tours are offered daily Apr.-Dec.; by appointment, rest of year. Phone ahead for information regarding specific tours and their availability. Participants should arrive 15 minutes prior to their scheduled tour's departure.