History Attractions in New Jersey

New Jersey's Underground Railroad

The heritage of African Americans in the Delaware River Region is proudly preserved and interpreted for future generations at historic sites and structures throughout South Jersey.

The “World Famous” Wildwoods Boardwalk

The Wildwoods Boardwalk has been called "two miles of smiles" for a good reason.

Explore New Jersey’s Historic Sites

New Jersey has an outstanding collection of state historic sites, many of which are of national and international significance, spanning the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries.

United States Golf Association Museum

The nation's oldest sports museum is a true New Jersey treasure.

The Birthplace of Rock 'n' Roll?

"(We're Gonna) Rock Around the Clock" became a smash with nightclub audiences and went on to be the first rock 'n'

Estates and Historic Homes

Whether New Jersey's historic homes and grand estates sits on a Revolutionary War battlefield, in a village of an era long gone or were once occcupied by a president, poet or industrial legend, the

New Jersey: The Innovation State

From the inventions of Edison and the theories of Einstein to the breakthroughs that beckon at the dawn of the 21st century, New Jersey and innovation are synonymous with leadership and excellence.

A Brief History of New Jersey

Originally settled by Native Americans, New Jersey has welcomed waves of immigrants, from the Dutch and English in the 1600s to Asians and Latin Americans today.


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