Screen Shots of the Walking Tour App
Take a leisurely walk along some of Morristown’s historical streets and view some of the buildings that make Morristown famous. Would you like to see where Thomas Nast, the famous cartoonist, lived and created the image of Santa Claus? Are you curious to see some of the grave sites of prominent founders of Morristown? Would you like to learn more about local history and architecture?
Self-Guided Tours of Trenton’s Revolutionary War Battlefields
Learn more about the events that put Trenton at the center of a crucial turning point in America’s struggle for independence as you walk the streets where American, Hessian and British forces fought. You can download audio files of each battle tour or read the text of the tours. A map outlines the stops on the tours.
First Battle (December 26, 1776)
1. Trenton Battle Monument
2. N. Warren & Bank Sts. (Site of Stacy Potts House)
3. N. Warren & W. State Sts. (Site of Abraham Hunt House)
4. 140 E. State St. (First Presbyterian Church)
Second Battle (January 2, 1777)
1. 140 E. State St. (First Presbyterian Church)
2. S. Broad St. at Assunpink Creek
3. 220 S. Broad St. (Original Site of Douglass House)
This project was assisted by a grant from the New Jersey Historical Commission, a division of the Department of State.