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 Histoical Society will be closed Thursday, Nov. 28th, Wednesday Dec. 25th and Wednesday Jan. 1st.
We wish you all the best throughout the holiday season!
Join us for the 26th Annual Yuletide Tour of Historic Salem, NJ
Saturday, Dec. 7th, 2013
Tickets are $10 pre-tour and $15 on the day of the event.
For a list of ticket sale sites click HERE
***TICKETS ARE NOT ON SALE AT THE SOCIETY***
The Salem County Historical Society's 2013
Annual Dinner was a great success! Thanks so much to everyone who
attended, those who bid on our auction items, bought raffle tickets and
made donations! We thank you all for your support!
Now Open! The Salem County Historical Society's New Exhibit:
"Bitter is the Fruit of this War":
Salem County in the Civil War
10th John Stewart Rock Memorial Lecture
Sunday, October 20th, 2013, 3:00 p.m.
Andrew R. Coldren, Administrator/Curator, SCHS
"The United States Colored Troops in Salem County"
Mt. Pisgah A.M.E. Church
15 Yorke Street, Salem New Jersey
USED BOOK SALE
The Salem County Historical Society is selling many donated, used, damaged and duplicate books.
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.
Our structural problem has been repaired! We look forward to opening our second floor and presenting new exhibits in the coming months!
Internship Opportunities Available
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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