We all know and love New Jersey!  But, did you realize some of these surprising things about our fine Garden State?

Fun Travels has a list of some very surprising facts about New Jersey.  Here are a few.

  • 1

    New Jersey has more race horses than Kentucky

  • 2

    The Passaic River was the site of the first submarine ride by inventor John P. Holland

  • 3

    The first phonograph records were made in Camden, NJ

  • 4

    The first radio station and broadcast was in Paterson, NJ

  • 5

    The first FM radio broadcast was made from Alpine, NJ, by Maj.Thomas Armstrong