Home Page of the Ocean County Historical Society
The Web Home of The Ocean County Historical Society
Welcome to the web site of The Ocean County Historical Society, one of New Jersey's outstanding historical societies. We've been a part of Ocean County, NJ, since 1950, and present on the internet since 2000. We're happy to be using the World Wide Web to help keep the rich, proud history of Ocean County alive.
If you'd like to visit the museum, our hours of operation are Tuesday and Thursday from 1 - 3 PM, and the first Saturday of each month from 1 - 4 PM. You can visit our current exhibit Monday - Friday between from 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM. School tours and other group tours can be arranged by calling our office. Our Research Center is open Tuesday and Wednesday from 1 - 4 PM, and the first Saturday of each month from 1 - 4 PM.
Our web site will always be changing. Check back often. You'll enjoy our site!
Our General Membership Meeting
scheduled for Monday, March 3, 2014 at 7:00 PM
has been postponed
due to inclement weather.
The Meeting will take place on
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 7:PM
This important meeting requires a quorum in order to present the
Class of 2014-2017 nominees for trustee and to
accept nominations from the floor.
Our newest exhibit, Chapeaux: A Century of Hats is now open to the public!
Click here for a first look, then come over to the Museum to enjoy the whole exhibit!
Are you ready for Spring? So are We! We're getting ready for our Spring Tea.
Click here for all necessary information.
We're having a Genealogy Workshop. Learn how to find your ancestors!
Click here for time, date and place!
OCHS Presents First Ladies According To Martha Washington,
a Maggie Worsdale Concert! Click here for the details!
OCHS presents our Abbreviated Model Train Show-2014. Click here for a look.
Take a look at an afternoon with Michelle Washington Wilson, Master Story Teller.
Click here to enjoy the show!
Our Historic Conversaations series continues with Historic Conversations: Manchester. Click here for a look at this great afternoon of history.
Come to a cast reunion of "The Toms River Blockhouse Fight" film! Click here to join us!
Have you seen our newest exhibit,The Child Within Us? Click here for a peek,
then come on in and visit. You're going to love it!
The Ocean County Historical Society received an operating grant from the
New Jersey Historical Commission, a division of the Department of State
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