Links of Interest
Links to sites of Local snd State interest
Below is a list of websites we thought you might find interesting. Included are links to local interest sites, as well as government sites, and tourism sites that might be useful.
If you have found a site that might be of interest to our visitors e-mail it to us!
- Local and County Interest (7 Links)
- State Interest (3 Links)
- Other Interesting Sites (2 Links)
Local and County Interest
Ocean County Museums
Want to visit other museums in Ocean County? Visit this site for a list of museums that are available. You’ll also find a history of Ocean County and a great photo gallery and links to other interesting sites.
Ocean County Department of Tourism
Do you want to know where to go and what to do in Ocean County, NJ? Here’s the site with all of the information you’ll need!
Ocean County Cultural and Heritage Commission
“The Ocean County Cultural & Heritage Commission promotes public interest in the arts and the preservation of culture and heritage.” A great site listing many historical societies and museums throughout Ocean County.
History of the Ocean County Courthouse Complex
This page of the Ocean County Clerk’s web site traces the history of our court house from 1850 to 1998. Many pictures of the complex, and of Downtown Toms River.
A collection of early Ocean County maps
This page has a great collection of early maps presented by the Rutgers Special Collection and Archives.
This site is a Gold MIne of south Jersey information! Museums, parks, shopping, hotels, food… It’s all here. Take a look!
Bayhead Historical Society
A great site thet traces the history of this community at the head of Barnegat Bay. Learn more about the origins of Bay Head, Lovelandtown, and Mantoloking. Take a look at our beautiful Museum.
New Jersey Historical Society
“The New Jersey Historical Society is a state-wide, private, non-profit historical museum, library, and archives dedicated to collecting, preserving, and interpreting the rich and intricate political, social, cultural and economic history of New Jersey to the broadest possible audiences.” A great site! Many links to places of interest in our state.
The State of New Jersey
“Discover NJ’s rich history and culture: Revolutionary War events, genealogical data, NJ’s blueprint for the arts, cultural preservation projects, archived documents, maps, and images.” Anything you might need to know abour our state is posted on this site!
Historical maps of New Jersey
Rutgers School of Arts and Sciences presents this fine collection of historical maps of New Jersey. Also, there are links to maps of each of our counties.
Other Interesting Sites
FlipKey Trip Advisor
FlipKey Trip Advisor is a site packed with great places to stay, and places to visit at the Jersey Shore. This site is a must-see!
Are We There Yet?
“Featuring museums, nature centers, historic Sites, farms, zoos, aquariums, and many other attractions for families and groups in and around the cities of New York and Philadelphia, and all of New Jersey.” You’ll love this site! Day trips, weekend trips, you’ll find them here!