History Day is a FREE site-wide open house featuring family-fun activities for all ages and vintage children’s games and crafts. Historic craft demonstrations will include blacksmithing, open hearth cooking, yarn spinning, chair caning, antique clocks, lacemaking and 19th century decorative painting techniques. Discover the history of your town in our History tent with over 25 historical societies and groups featuring exhibits and displays with 18th century music performances throughout the day.
Visit East Jersey Old Town Village, a gateway site to the Crossroads of the American Revolution, where 14 historic buildings were relocated and renovated for use as a village devoted to New Jersey’s rich heritage.
New this year:
Carriage rides through Johnson Park from noon to 4pm!
When: June 5, 10:00am-4:00pm
East Jersey Old Town Village at Johnson Park
1050 River Road
Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders
New Jersey Historical Commission, a Division of the Department of State