New Jersey Historic Sites

Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Parks & Forestry
PO Box 402

Trenton, NJ 08625
 609-984-0370  800-843-6420
  • Overview

    Whether it's a Revolutionary War battlefield, a lighthouse, a village reminiscent of times long past or the home of a president, poet or industrial pioneer, there is something for everyone to experience and enjoy at New Jersey's State Historic Sites.

    Come and explore these fascinating and significant historic resources that span the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries. Discover New Jersey’s storied places and learn why New Jersey’s history is America’s history.

    New Jersey's state historic sites are open year round, Wed. through Sun. from 10 am to noon and from 1 pm to 4 pm, although times may vary. Sites are closed Wed. following Mon. holidays. For specific hours, please call the historic site you wish to visit. Sites open to the public are listed below.

    For more information on New Jersey's State historic sites or parks, visit http://www.nj.gov/dep/parksandforests/historic or call 800-843-6420 or 609-984-0370.
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