Our research Library is the repository of one of the largest genealogical collections in Southern New Jersey. Visit us to search for the history of your town, home or family. Peruse our newspaper collection, genealogical manuscripts, family papers, photographs and maps.
The Hunter-Lawrence-Jessup House Museum hosts a collection of artifacts relating to the history of the area. We invite you to tour the museum and view military artifacts, textiles, furniture, glass and much more. Please join us as we step into the future while unlocking the treasures of the past.
The Gloucester County Historical Society is a private, non-profit 501(c)3 organization.
NEW LIBRARY HOURS (effective May 1, 2018) :
THE MUSEUM WILL BE CLOSED FOR TRANSITION FROM APRIL 2 UNTIL APRIL 28 as we prepare for our next exhibit, “Out of the Box: Rare and Unusual Objects”
SUMMER MUSEUM HOURS (April 30-Sept. 5) :