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
Open House in Fenwick's Colony
Spring House Tour
Saturday, May 3, 2014
10am - 4pm
Enjoy a day visiting Salem County's many unique historic homes and sites as we honor New Jersey's 350th anniversary. Meet the owners and hear the stories!
Tickets are now available at the following locations:
Shop- attention Polly- 256 N. Virginia Ave. 299-0200
Market-US Hwy Rte. 40 & N. Main St. 358-4571
Garage- 66S. Main St. 478-0300
125 Salem- Woodstown Rd. 935-6200
Designs- 24 S. Railroad Ave. 299-2133
Cleaners- 108 N. Broadway 678-5833
Bellezza- 58 N. Broadway 678-6631
Farm Market –Rte. 49 451-3138
Old Towne Shoppe 329 S. Main St. 769-7270
Nest Salon – 32 West Ave. 769-0321
Historical Society-83 Market St. 935-5004
Antiques- 13 Market St. 339-0400
Mall –Rte. 49 935-0423
Commerce- Rte. 49 351-2245
Gettysburg Museum and Battlefield Tour
WEDNESDAY, MAY 7,
COST: $80 FOR MEMBERS, $85 FOR NON-MEMBERS, COVERS AIR
CONDITIONED BUS, GRATUITIES, MUSEUM TICKETS, AND LUNCH
6:45 AM- LEAVE SALEM MUNICIPAL PARKING LOT,
BUS TOUR WITH ROBERT HEULINGS, 12TH NEW JERSEY VOLUNTEERS,
7:10 PICKUP FLYING J
CARNEYS POINT PARKING LOT
10:00- ARRIVE AT GETTYSBURG VISITORS’ CENTER AND
MUSEUM CYCLORAMA, FILM, AND
MUSEUM EXPERIENCE (TICKETS INCLUDED).
12:45- GENERAL PICKETT’S RESTAURANT FOR BUFFET LUNCH
(INCLUDED). GIFT SHOP AND SMALL
2 PM- BEGIN
BATTLEGROUND TOUR WITH ANDREW COLDREN, ADMINISTRATOR/CURATOR, SALEM COUNTY
HISTORICAL SOCIETY – HISTORICAL COMMENTARY. PLACING OF WREATHs IN
HONOR OF SALEM COUNTY PARTICIPANTS IN BATTLE.
4:30- DEPART FOR SALEM
7 PM- ARRIVAL, FLYING
J, SALEM 7:30 PM
Tickets may be purchased online through Paypal, or by contacting the Society at 856-935-50004.
Now Open! The Salem County Historical Society's New Exhibit:
"Bitter is the Fruit of this War":
Salem County in the Civil War
The Salem County Historical Society is selling many donated, used, damaged and duplicate books.
Updated December 5, 2013
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
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Our Library is full accesible. Our Museum spaces are partially accesible