Moorestown is home to top public schools, including three Elementary Schools, an Upper Elementary School, Middle School and High School. Considered one of the top secondary schools in South Jersey, Moorestown Public High School is rated in the Top 50 in New Jersey by the US News and World Report. In addition, the school boasts a very competitive full athletic program, in particular a standout girls’ lacrosse program.
Moorestown offers easy access to points North and South along the NJ Turnpike and Rte I-295, just West of town. In addition, Rte. 73 affords a direct route to Northeast Philadelphia and to the Atlantic City Expressway, and Rte. 38 provides a quick drive to Center City Philadelphia. Public transportation options include riding the PATCO hi-speed line from the nearby Woodcrest Station, off of Rte. 295, and NJ Transit also provides bus service from Moorestown to Philadelphia, Camden and the Moorestown and Cherry Hill malls. In nearby Mt. Laurel, Greyhound Lines has a bus station on Fellowship Road. A popular commuter bus, with good wi-fi, runs frequently between Mt. Laurel and New York City. Greyhound also has routes to many other destinations.
Though it maintains a small town charm, Moorestown is home to a surprising number of businesses. The majority of which are located in attractive industrial park settings or along the Rte 38 border of Moorestown and Mt. Laurel. Notable employers include Lockheed Martin, Masco Bath Corp. OPEX Corp, Miles Technologies, and a number of healthcare-related businesses and associations, including Bayada Healthcare, Tabula Rasa, Partners in Home Care, Inc., Sterling Medical Services, LLC and the Visiting Nurses Association Home Care Inc.
Moorestown Shops and Restaurants
Moorestown shoppers have it all. At the town’s rim are a large shopping plaza, Centerton Square and Centerton Commons, the Moorestown Mall, and the adjacent Eastgate Center. In town, there is a walkable business district with a great mix of small shops and restaurants. The shopping centers and mall provide big box stores, grocery stores, numerous specialty stores, department stores, as well as Mom and Pop stores with a a great deal of history.
Moorestown Parks & Rec
The Moorestown Department of Parks and Recreation is proud to offer Moorestown residents a variety of activities and facilities on nearly 667 acres of open space, including 9 neighborhood and community parks found throughout the town.
Abandoned Luncheonette – A combination cafe/vintage store
Akira – Sushi hibachi and Asian food
Brain Freeze – Ice cream parlor
Carollo`s Little Italy – Authentic Italian cuisine
Cathy’s Carryout Cuisine on Main – Fresh Prepared Meals to Go
The Cubby Hole – Breakfast & Lunch
Joe Italiano’s Maplewood – Authentic Italian cuisine
Luna Y Sol – Made-from-scratch authentic Mexican cuisine
Manhattan Bagel – Bagels, coffee, breakfast sandwiches, lunch sandwiches, catering and much more!
Mauritzio’s Bistro – Pizza and fine Italian
Passariello`s Pizzeria and Italian Eatery – Gourmet Food in a Comfortable Atmosphere
Philly Pretzel Factory – Hot, fresh out of the oven soft pretzels
Wing King – Pizza, Wings, Steaks, Hoagies, Salads, and a whole lot more
Moorestown Places of Worship
First Baptist Church Of Moorestown
First Baptist Church Of Moorestown
Second Baptist Church
Hope Community Church
Trinity Episcopal Church
First Presbyterian Church
Bethel Ame Church
Our Lady of Good Counsel Church
First United Methodist Church
St Matthew Lutheran Church
First Church-Christ Scientist
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints