Come join us for a relaxing day at historic Batsto Village on Sunday December 5th to kick off your holiday season! Carriage rides ( for a charge ) will be provided by South Jersey Carriage Company from 11AM – 3PM. This is a great ride and a fantastic photo opportunity.( Rides commence at the barn […]
Take a ride through history on the “Traversing the 10 Crucial Days” bus tour! You’ll spend the day retracing the December 25 crossing of the Delaware and the American and British military engagements that followed at Trenton, Princeton and areas in-between from December 26, 1776 through January 3, 1777. This public bus tour will be […]
Festival of Trees 2021 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. General Admission: $10 Seniors & Students: $8 Friends of Morven: FREE Children under 6: FREE Active Military: FREE Reserve timed admission tickets. Limited walk-ups available. Morven's cherished annual holiday tradition continues for its 16th year with a juried collection of themed trees and mantels displayed throughout the museum’s galleries decorated by talented […]
The Craig House at Monmouth Battlefield is open for tours Sunday, 1-4PM until December 5th.
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.
Nov. 7 & Dec. 5 Meet at Visitor Center 1:30PM.
Gingerbread Sunday,Dec 5th, 2021, 1:30 -4pm at the Miller-Cory House: Spicy sweet gingerbread is a special part of the holiday season. Children will make a decorative, non-edible gingerbread house and one additional craft to take home and will hear “gingery” stories. Members of the Cooking Committee will also demonstrate early American recipes using ginger over the open […]
Queen's College by Candelight Wallace House & Old Dutch Parsonage State Historic Sites 71 Somerset Street, Somerville, NJ 08876 Sundays, December 5, 12, and 19, 3pm 250 years ago Old Dutch Parsonage's Frederick Frelinghuysen offered the first tutorials for Queen's College at the Sign of the Red Lion Tavern in New Brunswick, launching a tradition […]
Sun, Dec 05 | River Edge 4-5:30PM Holiday Scenes & Songs at Historic New Bridge Landing The Bergen County Historical Society presents Holiday Scenes and Songs at Historic New Bridge Landing a special outdoor holiday event on Sunday December 5th 4 pm-5:30 pm. 1201 Main Street, River Edge, NJ. Join historical balladeer Linda Russell as […]
Christmas Past Candlelight Tours at Red Bank Battlefield are back for the 2021 season! Friday, December 3, 6-9PM Saturday, December 4, 3-9PM Sunday, December 5, 4-7PM Admission is free! Come see our Christmas village pop-up shops for unique handmade gifts as well. Sponsored by the GC Parks & Recreation & Office of Land Preservation.
While some of the people who crossed the Delaware to attack the Hessians in Trenton have become well-known historic figures, many are unknown to the public. On December 5 at 7 PM, join Washington Crossing Historic Park curator Kimberly McCarty as she explores the lives and contributions of some of the individuals who were part […]