Downtown Frenchtown is a historic downtown that offers charming shops, restaurants, and a variety of housing types in Hunterdon County. Downtown Frenchtown is the kind of place that people look for when they take to Hunterdon County’s scenic byways. With its Delaware River town, turn-of-the-century culture, the downtown is to be enjoyed at length, a place where curiosity is rewarded with an array of things to see and do.
A quarter century ago, downtown Frenchtown was revitalized by a grant that funded new sidewalks, street paving and a small grant program to rehabilitate the mixed-use properties and commercial buildings. Downtown Frenchtown reaps the benefits of preserving its many historic buildings, which include the downtown’s charming shops, restaurants, and residences, turning this community into a tourist destination.