New Jersey

Militia Museum of New Jersey

Visit the Militia Museum of New Jersey for a trip through U.S. war history. Groups will learn about conflicts fought in the U.S. and abroad, such as the Civil War, American Revolutionary War, the World Wars, and more. Groups will see some of the museum’s collections, which include outdoor military vehicles, soldier uniforms, photographs, 19th and 20th century weapons, and even a Civil War Canon! Educational programs focus on topics such as the Civil War, the Revolutionary War, and the U.S Constitution’s impact on New Jersey. 
 
Contact Info 
Address: Sea Girt Ave & Camp Dr., Sea Girt, NJ 08750. Monmouth County. Tel: 732-974-5966. Email: carol.fowler@dmava.nj.gov. Website: www.nj.gov/military/museum. Hrs: Daily, 10AM-3PM.
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1.5 hours. Cost: Free.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Social Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Social Studies. 

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