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History & Museums

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Step into the past and learn more about Ocean County

Hindenburg and other Air Ships

Historical Maps of Ocean County

Ocean County Historical Timeline

Ocean County Libraries

Revolutionary War New Jersey

Richard L. Strickler Research Center

Museums & Historical Sites

Barnegat Light Historical Society & Museum | Barnegat Light

Barnegat Historical Society | Barnegat

Bay Head Historical Society | Bay Head

Berkeley Township Historical Society, Bayville

Brick Township Historical Society | Brick

Eagleswood Historical Society | West Creek

Insectropolis | Toms River

Island Heights Cottage Museum | Island Heights

John F. Peto Museum and Studio | Island Heights

Lacey Historical Society Schoolhouse Museum | Forked River

Lakehurst Historical Society & Museum | Lakehurst

Lakewood Historical Museum | Lakewood

Long Beach Island Historical Association Museum | Beach Haven

Museum of NJ Maritime History | Beach Haven

Navy Lakehurst Historical Society | Lakehurst

New Egypt Historical Society | New Egypt

New Jersey Museum of Boating | Point Pleasant

Ocean Gate Historical Museum | Ocean Gate

Ocean County Historical Society Museum | Toms River

Point Pleasant Historical Society & Museum | Point Pleasant

Seaside Heights Historical Society Museum | Seaside Heights

Stafford Township Historical Society | Manahawkin

Toms River Seaport Museum | Toms River

Tuckerton Historical Society | Little Egg Harbor

Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen’s Museum | Tuckerton

Vintage Automobile Museum of New Jersey | Point Pleasant