The new Atlantic County Veterans Museum is nearing completion! Located in the historic Daniel Estell House, on Route 50, in Estell Manor, adjacent to the Atlantic County Park and Veterans Cemetery, this museum will serve to honor their sacrifice and service as well as a lasting tribute to be enjoyed by their descendants. It will also […]
The National Park Service at Morristown National Historical Park (NHP) is pleased to announce that Capitol Exhibit Services, Inc. of Manassas, Virginia was recently awarded a $1.679 million contract to produce, fabricate and install exhibits in Morristown NHP’s Washington’s Headquarters Museum. The project includes completing the museum’s military gallery and mini-theater on its main […]
Discover more about the striking and beautiful work done by early New Jersey gravestone carvers and find out who practices this art today. Hand carver Phil Wooldridge demonstrates this stunning art at the Snyder Academy on Sunday December 11 at 2:00 p.m. A tour of the historic First Presbyterian Church graveyard will follow. Learn the […]
Congratulations to the Washington Crossing Park Association and everyone who participated in the repair and re-staining of the historic Johnson Ferry House at Washington Crossing State Park. The updates were completed in preparation for the December 11 rehearsal and the Christmas Day re-enactment of Washington’s crossing of the Delaware. The project was underwritten by the […]
Enjoy the historic Wallace House in candlelight splendor on Dec. 9th when Mrs. Mary Wallace steps out of her portrait frame to guide groups of visitors around her home, taking them back in time to the memorable winter of 1778. She will talk about the simple ways in which she and her husband, John Wallace, […]
On this special evening, the historic buildings at the corners of Broad Street and Sycamore Avenue will be open to welcome the public. Tours begin at Christ Church at 6:00pm and 8:00pm and are by reservation only. Children (12 and under) $8. Adults $20. Reservations are required. Space is limited. The tours will include four […]
Spend the evening in historic Bordentown, home to several Revolutionary Neighbors, including Thomas Paine and Patience Lovell Wright, and enjoy the Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on Nov. 26. There will be caroling, hot chocolate….and an appearance by everyone’s favorite resident of the North Pole! For more information click here.