Retirement Living in Maplewood, New Jersey

Maplewood, New Jersey is a quaint township situated in northern New Jersey, offering everything you need for an engaging lifestyle. Known as a walking town, you’ll find an abundance of great shops and activities located close to our continuing care retirement community, with the added convenience of easy access to New York City. Whether you migrated from the big city to be closer to your family or you were born and bred in Maplewood, the life you’re looking for is here.

Maplewood Attractions for an Enriched Life

A Winchester Gardens resident accurately remarked that the township of Maplewood reminds her of something out of a Charles Dickens novel. As a resident at our continuing care retirement community, you’ll find a variety of engaging activities not only on our beautiful, historic campus but in the greater Maplewood area, too. We offer regular transportation to many Maplewood attractions, like the Bergdorf Center for Performing Arts or the Papermill Playhouse, fine dining options like Lorena’s or Verjus Restaurant, or trips to The Mall at Short Hills.

Additional activities and things to do in Maplewood include:

1978 Maplewood Arts Center: Located just over a mile away from Winchester Gardens, 1978 Maplewood Arts Center provides classes, workshops, art shows, films and live performances, along with a dedicated space for artists to interact, exhibit and work at their creations.

Edison National Historic Site: Park of the National Historic Park system in New Jersey, Thomas Edison’s home and laboratory offer a way for visitors to step back in time and discover where America’s greatest inventor changed the world forever.

Paper Mill Playhouse: The mission of the Paper Mill Playhouse is to enrich, entertain and inspire their audience as the nation’s premier musical theater. Paper Mill Playhouse has been thrilling audiences as far back as 1938, when they originally opened their doors.

New York City: The Big Apple is less than 16 miles from Winchester Gardens, and the New Jersey Transit Train Station is just a mile from our convenient location. Residents can head into the city for a day or evening of dining, theater, visiting friends, shopping and more.

Shopping options: Find a variety of local, charming shops right in downtown Maplewood, like Knitknack, Scrivener’s Collectibles, Maplewood Hobby and Words Bookstore. Or, The Mall at Short Hills is also just a short drive away.

Fine and casual dining: The Maplewood area boasts restaurants for every taste bud! Craving tacos? Head to Toro Loco Mexican Restaurant. Want to catch the big game and enjoy a burger? Bunny’s Sports Bar is the place for you. Or, enjoy a romantic evening at Lorena’s. No matter what cuisine is your favorite, you’ll find it close by Winchester Gardens.

Ready to learn more about our continuing care retirement community in Maplewood? Please contact us today to schedule your personal tour.