Highlands Historical Society

Find Highlands New Jersey historical societies. Historical societies provide information on the history and culture of a specific area, through the use of museum and library art exhibits and programs.


Twin Light Historical Society 2 Light House Road Highlands NJ 07732 732-291-9900


Twin Lights Historical Society 2 Light House Road Highlands NJ 07732 732-872-1814

Atlantic Highlands Historical Society 27 Prospect Circle Atlantic Highlands NJ 07716 2.4 miles from Highlands 732-291-1861

Shrewsbury New Jersey Historical Society 419 Sycamore Avenue Shrewsbury NJ 07702 6.8 miles from Highlands 732-530-7974

Keansburg Historical Society 59 Carr Avenue Keansburg NJ 07734 8.4 miles from Highlands 732-471-0408

Keyport Historical Society 2 Broad Street Keyport NJ 07735 11.5 miles from Highlands 732-739-6390

Asbury Park Historical Society 1003 Sunset Avenue Asbury Park NJ 07712 12.3 miles from Highlands 732-869-4478

Matawan Historical Society 94 Main Street Matawan NJ 07747 12.7 miles from Highlands 732-566-5605

Ocean Grove Historical Society 50 Pitman Avenue Ocean Grove NJ 07756 13.3 miles from Highlands 732-774-1869

Old Wall Historical Society 1701 New Bedford Road Wall NJ 07719 16.3 miles from Highlands 732-974-1430

Spring Lake Historical Society 5th Avenue Spring Lake NJ 07762 17.5 miles from Highlands 732-449-0772

Sayreville Historical Society 425 Main Street Sayreville NJ 08872 19.6 miles from Highlands 732-390-7048

Squan Village Historical Society 105 South Street Manasquan NJ 08736 19.9 miles from Highlands 732-223-6770

Battleground Historical Society 2 Water Street Englishtown NJ 07726 20.8 miles from Highlands

Long Beach New York Historical Society 226 West Penn Street Long Beach NY 11561 20.9 miles from Highlands 516-432-1192

Woodhave Cultural & Historical Society 9334 91st Avenue Jamaica NY 11421 21.0 miles from Highlands 718-846-1907

Elizabeth Historical Society 1045 East Jersey Street Elizabeth NJ 07201 21.3 miles from Highlands 908-353-1511

Afro-American Historical Society 1841 John F. Kennedy Boulevard Jersey NJ 07305 21.3 miles from Highlands 201-547-5262

Rahway Historical Society 1632 Saint George Avenue Rahway NJ 07065 21.4 miles from Highlands 732-381-0441

Greater Ridgewood Historical Society 1820 Flushing Avenue Ridgewood NY 11385 21.5 miles from Highlands 718-456-1776

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About Historical Societies

What is the National Register of Historic Places?

The National Register of Historic Places is a federal program that creates an official list of historically significant places worthy of preservation. The National Park Service manages the program.

Can a historical society tell me how much a historic item is worth?

In most cases, a Historical Society cannot provide monetary appraisals, but they can provide insight into why an item has historic value. They may also provide the names of reputable appraisers in the area.

What kinds of documents do I need to research my ancestors' history?

The local Historical Society or library may have a variety of documents and records that can help you to research your ancestors. Ship registries, immigrations files, birth and death certificates, church registries, and civil and military records can all be extremely helpful in this kind of research.