The Thomas Clarke House

500 Mercer Rd.
Princeton, NJ 08540-4810- Map It
(609) 921-0074

AAA Editor Notes

The Thomas Clarke House is at 500 Mercer Rd. in Princeton Battlefield State Park, where Gen. George Washington led his forces to victory in 1777. Gen. Hugh Mercer died in the house from wounds suffered in the battle. Built by a Quaker farmer in 1772, the Georgian-style dwelling contains period furniture and Revolutionary War exhibits.
Free.
Hours: Guided house tours Wed.-Sat. 10-noon and 1-4, Sun. 1-4. Park open daily dawn-dusk. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas.