The Salem County Historical Society's Alexander Grant Mansion House (1721) and the Josephine Jaquett Memorial Library are located at 83 Market Street Salem, New Jersey.
We are open Tuesday-Saturday Noon-4PM
Museum Admission:$5.00 Library Admission: $5.00
Free Admission to Members
The Salem County Historical Society will be Closed on Saturday, July 4.
The Historical Society will be open free to the public on Saturday, May 16th from Noon to 4 p.m. for Arts in Bloom. Artist and Society Trustee Sheldon Strober will be painting in our back courtyard.
Through the Fall by Sheldon Strober. One of several artworks on display in the
"How to Make it in Salem County" exhibit.
"How to Make it in Salem County: Stories of Creativity, Craftsmanship and Industry" exhibit is now open.
The Legacy of Dr. Edward T. and Nancy B. Fogg Exhibit is Open!
This exhibit of Salem County furnature, glass, and material culture celebrates the lives and contributions of two of the Salem County Historical Society's most significant supporters, Dr. Edward and Nancy Fogg.
The Salem County Historical Society is selling many donated, used, damaged and duplicate books.
Updated December 23, 2014
Watch for additional books that will be listed periodically on our website and
for sale in the Society's Library at a future date. Topics include genealogy, history, New Jersey, religion, biography, reference and general fiction.
The books are being sold in "as is" condition, and will be available on a first-come, first-sold basis. No returns will be accepted.
Internship Opportunities Available
We Value Your Opinions. Please Take a Moment for Our Membership Survey!
We have a new Facebook page!
We look forward to keeping you up to date about our upcoming events and news!
Our Library is full accesible. Our Museum spaces are partially accesible