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Somerset County Weekend Journey Through the Past

NJ

Saturday, October 9, 2021, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Sunday, October 10, 2021, Noon – 4:00 p.m. The Somerset County Cultural and Heritage Commission asks that all visitors, and all participating historic sites and  their attendant organizations comply with the current State and County health, safety and social distancing protocols during this event. Please […]

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Washington’s Encampment at Dey Mansion

Dey Mansion 199 Totowa Road, Wayne

The Dey Mansion is hosting an encampment in commemoration of General George Washington's visit to the Preakness Valley on Saturday, October 9 and Sunday, October 10 from 10:00am to 5:00pm. During October of 1780, General George Washington and his troops were encamped at the Dey Mansion, home of Colonel Theunis Dey, as well as the […]

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East Jersey Old Town Village open for visits

East Jersey Old Town Village 1050 River Road, Piscataway

East Jersey Old Town Village comes alive Wednesday through Sunday with historical interpreters presenting the trades and crafts of the 18th and 19th centuries. Visit reconstructed and replica early American Raritan Valley structures at East Jersey Old Town Village for a view into life in the region’s farm and merchant communities. Buildings include the Indian […]

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Friends of the Jacobus Vanderveer House Fall Harvest Hoedown and Open House

Jacobus Vanderveer House 3055 River Road, Bedminster

Friends of the Jacobus Vanderveer House present Weekend Journey Through the Past & Fall Harvest Hoedown The Friends will host their first annual Fall Harvest Hoedown for two days of activities in participation of Somerset County’s Weekend Journey Through the Past on Saturday, October 9th from 10:00 am - 5:00pm & Sunday, October 10th from […]

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Tutors & Taverns: 250 Years of Teaching at Rutgers

Wallace House & Old Dutch Parsonage 71 Somerset Street, Somerville

Tutors & Taverns: 250 Years of Teaching at Rutgers Wallace House & Old Dutch Parsonage State Historic Site 9-Oct 10 AM to 5 PM Description: Academic instruction at Rutgers began 250 years when Old Dutch Parsonage's Frederick Frelinghuysen offered the first tutorials for Queen's College at the Sign of the Red Lion Tavern in New […]

The Lure and Lore of Liquor: Tavern Beverages of the American Revolution at the Wallace House and Old Dutch Parsonage

Wallace House & Old Dutch Parsonage 71 Somerset Street, Somerville

"The Lure and Lore of Liquor: Tavern Beverages of the American Revolution" Free presentation Sunday, October 10th 12:00 - 4:00 pm "Sign of the Red Lion" Interpretive Center Wallace House & Old Dutch Parsonage 71 Somerset Street, Somerville, NJ Ever wonder about the types of beverages available to the 18th Century tavern tippler? Which drink did Ben […]

The Miracles during Washington’s Life at Washington Rock State Park

NJ

Saturday-Sunday, October 9-10 -- Somerset County The Green Brook Cultural, Heritage and Historic Preservation Committee will participate in the Weekend Journey in October 9 and 10, 2021 at Washington Rock State Park.  As part of Somerset County Annual Weekend Journey 2021, the Green Brook Cultural, Heritage and Historical Preservation Committee along with the Green Brook […]

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Isaac Watson House Open House

Isaac Watson House 151 Westcott Ave, Hamilton

Open House and Time 1-4 PM These open houses are a great family or individual outing. Those planning to tour Watson House should wear sneakers or flat rubber-soled shoes — high heels are not permitted. First Floor of the Watson House is handicapped accessible. *All public health guidelines will be in effect   For TOURS […]

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Gabreil Daveis Tavern Open for Tours

Gabreil Daveis Tavern William F. Schuck Lane (4th Avenue & Floodgate Road, Glendora

The 1756 Gabreil Daveis Tavern Museum House will be open every 2nd and 4th Sunday through November then the 1st and 2nd Sundays in December, 1-4pm. Tours will be modified to start discussions outside and then move inside with masks. 500 Third Ave. Glendora, NJ 08029.

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Frazee House Ghost Walking Tour

Frazee House 1451 Raritan Road, Scotch Plains

Join us for a walk at the historic Frazee Park, led by renowned psychic-medium Jane Doherty. Look for the spirit who stares out the window. Hear some of the chilling stories of spirits that still linger at the centuries old house and the Colonial Frazee grounds. See Jane’s unique “stomach reaction” when a disembodied spirit […]

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