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Sussex County’s 7th Annual Heritage Weekend
Sunday, October 8, 2017 at 10:00 am
7th Annual Sussex County Heritage Weekend
On October 7th and 8th, historical museums and heritage organizations throughout Sussex County will join with the Sussex County Arts and Heritage Council for a heritage weekend.
It is a wonderful opportunity to explore and experience the many facets of history in Sussex County.
This year’s participating sites are: High Point Monument & High Point State Park, Wantage’s DAR Elias Van Bunschooten Museum and the Turner Mansion at Lusscroft Farm, Vernon Western Highland’s Scenic Byway, the Peters Valley School of Craft Gallery, Walpack Historical’s Rosenkrans Museum & the Van Campen Inn, the Branchville Borough Historical Museum, Lafayette’s Ludlum-Mabee House, Sussex County Agricultural Society’s Snook Museum at the Fairgrounds, the Franklin Historical Heritage Museum, Ogdensburg’s Old Schoolhouse & Firehouse Museum, Sparta Historical’s Van Kirk House, as well as the nearby Sparta Train Station, the Sussex County Arts and Heritage Council’s Gallery, the Col. John Coursen Homestead in Fredon, Byram’s Roseville Schoolhouse Museum, and the Lake Hopatcong Historical Museum – along with other sites which charge Parking or admission: Waterloo’s Village Historic Site, Space Farms Zoo and Museum, Friar Mountain Model Railroad Museum, Sterling Hill Mining Museum, and Franklin Mineral Museum.
The historical society sites do not charge admission – but appreciate donations. Some will have special displays and all will welcome visitors to stop by.
An interactive map is accessible at www.scahc.org.