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Home Page of the Ocean County Historical Society

The Web Home of The Ocean County Historical Society

museum-house.jpg 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 Museum and office
Will Be Closed
Friday, April 18,2014
In observance of
Good Friday

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.

Maggie Worsdale presented First Ladies According to Martha Washington.
Take a look at a most interesting afternoon! Click here!

Take a look at an afternoon with Michelle Washington Wilson, Master Story Teller.
Click here
to enjoy the show!

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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