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Ebb and Flow: New Jersey and Its Rivers

Send the Word: New Jersey During the Great War

The Long March Home: An American Soldier’s Life as a Nazi Slave Laborer

“Meet Me under Bamberger’s Clock”: A Celebration of the Life and Contributions of Louis Bamberger

Firehouses of Newark: A Photographic Exhibit

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NJHS is excited to announce the reopening to the public on a limited basis starting Tuesday September 15, 2020.  Reopening in the age of COVID-19 will require advanced pre-scheduled appointments for Library research and Museum tours. Please call 973-596-8500 x238 or email to schedule your appointment.

 A Special Message in Support of Racial Justice

Remembering Judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg

The NJ Historical Society was saddened to hear of Judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s passing.  As a Rutgers law professor she was an inspiration to her students and a modern champion of women’s rights.  She will be missed, but her legacy will live on.


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Admission to the museum is $3.00 per person.
Admission to the library is $5.00 per person.

Members always free with Membership Card.


Museum Hours
10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Tuesday – Saturday

Library Hours
12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Tuesday- Saturday
Please schedule an appointment

The New Jersey Historical Society

52 Park Place
Newark, NJ 07102
(973) 596-8500
Fax: (973) 596-6957


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