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New Program! History Matters talk at the Society!

The Salem County Historical Society has announced a new quarterly program to be held at the Society entitled, “History Matters.” This new program is an effort to create dialogue and discussion about broader topics in history. The first program will be presented by the Society’s Administrator and […]

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In Case of Inclement Weather…

In case of inclement weather, please check our Facebook page for possible delayed openings or closings. If in doubt, please call the Society during business hours before coming in. As always, please be safe in any upcoming winter weather.

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Historical Society to Present Profession Development Program to Salem High School and Middle School Teachers.

The Salem County Historical Society is pleased to announce that the Society has agreed to work with Salem High School on a project to provide a series of four Salem County history professional development programs for the history teachers at the Salem High School and Middle School.  […]

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DAR Announces Education Grant Award to the Salem County Historical Society.

The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) has announced that the organization will be donating $2,707.00 to the Salem County Historical Society for the “Salem County in the Revolution” Educational Program.   Funding for this project was made possible through the sponsorship of the Oak Tree […]

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How to Make It in Salem County: Stories of Creativity, Craftsmanship and Industry.

The new exhibit features selected stories of the creation of new things in Salem County over our more than three hundred years of history.  Starting with the very first peoples in our area, the Lenni Lenape, the exhibit looks at art, crafts, industry of our region.  Featuring […]

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