New Jersey

History and Social Studies

Featured Historic Places/Sites

Alice Paul Institute

Groups can take a guided tour of Paulsdale, Alice Paul's birthplace and now a National Landmark, where they will hear stories about her family, her life-long efforts for gender equality, and more. 128 Hooten Road, Mount Laurel, New Jersey 08054. Tel: 856-231-1885. Cost: Fee.... More Info

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Fort Mott State Park

454 Fort Mott Road, Pennsville, New Jersey 08070. 856-339-9702. Fort Mott was part of a three-fort defense system designed for the Delaware River during the post-Civil War modernization period. Free.

Hancock House Historic Site

3 Front St., Hancock's Bridge, NJ 08038. 856-935-4373. Interactive tours and activities that focus on the History of Salem County and our Nation’s struggle for independence. COST: Free/Suggested Donation.

Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen's Museum

120 West Main St., Tuckerton, NJ 08087. 609-296-8868. A working maritime village located along the Tuckerton Creek. Fee.

Washington Crossing State Park

355 Washington Crossing, Pennington Rd., Titusville, NJ 08560. 609-737-0623. Originally preserved for its historical significance, the park is also well known for its trails and wildlife. The Visitor Center Museum galleries explore the many facets of America's revolutionary conflict, with an emphasis on the military campaign known as "The Ten Crucial Days." Fee/Free.