The Blairstown Museum's mission is to acquire and collect; research and document; protect and preserve; and exhibit and promote the unique history and heritage of the Township of Blairstown for the benefit of residents and visitors. Founded by the Iurato family, the Museum is a non-profit entity organized under New Jersey law. The Blairstown Museum is housed in a 19th century building, known as the last remaining structure of "Roy's Row."
As the only general history and cultural museum for the Township of Blairstown, we care for thousands of items which illustrate the history of the township and its inhabitants, including former resident and founder, John Insley Blair. In an effort to help foster heritage tourism throughout the region, our collections are used to interpret the area's history through permanent and changing exhibits and to educate the public about our history through programs, resource materials and events.