Introduction to Bellmawr, New Jersey
Bellmawr, New Jersey, in Camden county, is 1 mile SE of Gloucester, New Jersey and 6 miles SE of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The town is part of the Philadelphia metropolitan statistical area. About 11,262 people live in Bellmawr.
This area was originally a part of Centre Township, which is no longer existent. The town was named after a horse breeder Edward C. Bell.
Bellmawr and nearby Attractions
- New Jersey State Aquarium
- Camden Children's Garden
- Adventure Aquarium
- American Swedish Historical Museum
- Indian King Tavern Museum
- Tavistock Country Club
Things To Do In Bellmawr
The Bellmawr Lake is a popular spot for rest and recreational activities. The town has several organizations that are dedicated to different sports, and sporting events are held here on a regular basis. The recreation department also organizes events, outdoor activities and holiday celebrations.
The Philadelphia International Airport is nearby.
Bellmawr Higher Education
One can apply for higher studies at Rutgers University, Camden County College, MCP Hahnemann University and Art Institute of Philadelphia.