Wall, New Jersey
Arboretum, Archaeology, Church, History, Historic House, Library, Nature Centers, Park, Specialized
Founding by steamship engineer James P. Allaire, our fully interactive early 19th century village is truly a travel back in time...into NJ's early history. Located in the beautiful depths of Allaire State Park in Wall Township, the trees will part and our village with it's hardworking villagers will come alive before your eyes. Whether it's touring our historical buildings, or helping a young lady cider press near the gardens...there is always something new to discover at the village.
Monroe Township, New Jersey
Browse the world's largest collection of historical documents and memorabilia about annuities. Annuity Museum takes you back to the origins of annuities and exhibits their role in the development of financial markets and retirement planning.
Short Hills, New Jersey
Arboretum, Art, Botanical Garden, Children's, History, Library, Natural History, Nature Centers, Park, Science
The Arboretum trails pass kettle moraines, hilly slopes and a natural amphitheater created by glaciers. Our grounds host a variety of native New Jersey wildflower species and are home to over 40 species of trees, many species of birds and an array of ferns.
Jersey City, New Jersey
Anthropology, Art, Culture, General, History, Library
The mission of the Jersey City Museum is to present, collect, and interpret American visual art and material culture of the highest quality. The museum places particular emphasis on exhibiting and supporting the work of contemporary artists who represent the diversity of our society, and on preserving and making accessible the art and the historical and industrial objects of significance to the region in its collections.
Morristown, New Jersey
Archaeology, Art, Culture, History, Historic House, Library, Military
Morristown NHP is the first National Historical Park, authorized in 1933.
Princeton, New Jersey
Art, Botanical Garden, Culture, General, History, Historic House, Library
The museum occupies the house called Morven, the former New Jersey Governor’s Mansion and 18th century home of Richard Stockton, a signer of the Declaration of Independence. Its restoration and conversion to a museum were completed in 2004.
Camden, New Jersey
General, History, Historic House, Library
The Camden County Historical Society provides a research and genealogy library, two story Camden County Museum that interprets the history of Camden City and Camden County from the Lenape Indians to the present and Pomona Hall a historic, colonial mansion that was the home of the Cooper family. Originally built in 1726 and expanded in 1788 the home is furnished in period appropriate furnishings and tells the story of the daily lives of the Cooper family.
Clinton, New Jersey
Art, Children's, Culture, General, History, Historic House, Library, Nature Centers, Park, Specialized
The picturesque Red Mill Museum Village sits on a tranquil 10-acre site nestled along the banks of the South Branch of the Raritan River in historic Clinton, New Jersey. Open from April to mid-October, the Museum and its grounds provide a fascinating historic destination as well as a peaceful escape from the bustle of everyday life. Come learn about the past while you relax by the river!
Matawan, New Jersey
Anthropology, Archaeology, Art, Cemetery, Children's, Church, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library, Military, Natural History, Science
Thomas Warne Museum stands on the brink of a becoming a vital historical site in Old Bridge amid the burgeoning of suburban sprawl. The museum is a source of historical data from the earliest days of the town's history. Michael Launay, VP of the Madison Township Historical Society, has authored a book with the assistance of former museum curator, Alvia Martin, "Old Bridge" and is currently working on "Old Bridge Founding Families" for the society.
Holmdel, New Jersey
History, Library, Military
Millville, New Jersey
Art, Culture, History, Library, Science
Watch world-class glass art created in the Glass Studio. Tour the Museum of American Glass with its notable collection. Walk through the Craft Studios and see skilled artists at work. Browse through the finest selection of handcrafted gift items in our award-winning museum stores. A variety of special events, exhibitions and educational programs are offered throughout the year.
Bridgeton, New Jersey
Archaeology, Art, Library
Found in the Woodruff Museum of Indian Artifacts, located in the lower level of the Bridgeton Free Public Library at 150 E. Commerce Street in Bridgeton, NJ, are some 30,000 pieces on Native American relics creatively laid out in display cases.