History in Shore Region NJ
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Located on the Monmouth University campus, the hall is a Nation Historic Landmark. 'Shadow Lawn,' is a 130-room mansion that was featured as Daddy Warbuck's home in the 1980 motion picture 'Annie.'
Double Trouble State Park offers an outstanding example of the Pine Barrens ecosystem and a window into the Pine Barrens history. The park provides for the protection and interpretation of more...
The John F. Peto Studio Museum, located in beautiful historic Island heights, NJ along the Tos River and Barnegat Bay, features the home and studio of John Frederick Peto (1854-1907), the renowned...
Nestled within an L-shaped Victorian building, the Sea Girt Lighthouse first shone in 1896.Like most lighthouses of the day, its fourth-order Fresnel lens revolved on ball bearing driven by complex...
Home of original Barnegat Lighthouse 1,025 prism lens. The Barnegat Light Historical Society (BLHS) operates and maintains the museum and organizes and promotes events to further the awareness of...
Founded in 1952, the New Jersey Museum of Transportation, Inc. Pine Creek Railroad is one of the oldest continually operating narrow gauge steam preservation railway exhibits in the country. The...
The museum features exhibits from all facets of Long Beach Island life in the late 1800's and early turn-of-the-century. Open daily in the summer 10 am - 4 pm. Open weekends, during Spring and Fall.
128 Ocean Ave. Monmouth Beach, NJ 07750
The center is dedicated to the men who kept a vigilant watch over the shoreline assisting ships in distress and saving lives. Features the original Monmouth Beach Lifesaving Station. Exhibits and...