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
Historical Society Holiday Hours:
The Society will be closed Thursday, November 26th, Thursday, December 24th, Friday, December 25th, and Friday, January 1st.
The Salem County Historical Society will be open to the public for free as part of the Yuletide Tour of Historic Salem, NJ.
Brian Duffy will be in the Keeping Room providing holiday music. Please stop by!
"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 August 31, 2015
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.
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Our Library is full accesible. Our Museum spaces are partially accesible