Princeton Historical Society

Find Princeton 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.


Princeton Historical Society 158 Nassau Street Princeton NJ 08542 609-921-6748


Princeton New Jersey Historical Society 902 Carnegie Center Princeton NJ 08540 609-285-2552

Princeton The Historical Society 354 Quaker Road Princeton NJ 08540 609-921-6748

Plainsboro Historical Society 641 Plainsboro Road Plainsboro Center NJ 08536 4.5 miles from Princeton 609-799-9040

Van Harlingen Historical Society 506 County Road 601 Montgomery NJ 08502 6.4 miles from Princeton 908-359-8304

Ewing Township Historical Society 27 Federal City Road Ewing NJ 08638 7.7 miles from Princeton 609-883-2455

Hightstown-East Windsor Historical Society 164 North Main Street Hightstown NJ 08520 9.7 miles from Princeton 609-371-9580

Hamilton Township Historical Society 2200 Kuser Road Hamilton NJ 08690 10.7 miles from Princeton 609-585-1686

Morrisville Historical Society Legion Avenue Morrisville PA 19067 12.0 miles from Princeton 215-295-7339

Doodyville Historical Society 8 Hunt Court Flemington NJ 08822 12.9 miles from Princeton 908-782-1159

Central Jersey Jewish Historical Society 222 Livingston Avenue New Brunswick NJ 08901 14.3 miles from Princeton 732-249-4894

The Chesterfield Township Historical Society 2 Front Street Mount Holly NJ 08060 14.3 miles from Princeton 609-298-3700

Somerset County New Jersey Historical Society 9 Van Veghten Drive Bridgewater NJ 08807 14.4 miles from Princeton 908-218-1281

Hunterdon County Historical Society 114 Main Street Flemington NJ 08822 14.6 miles from Princeton 908-782-1091

Lambertville Historical Society 62 Bridge Street Lambertville NJ 08530 14.6 miles from Princeton 609-397-0770

Bordentown New Jersey Historical Society 211 Crosswicks Street Bordentown NJ 08505 14.8 miles from Princeton 609-298-2399

Bordentown Historical Society 302 Farnsworth Avenue Bordentown NJ 08505 14.8 miles from Princeton 609-298-1740

New Hope Historical Society 45 North Main Street New Hope PA 18938 15.1 miles from Princeton 215-862-5652

Mansfield Township Historical Society 2004 U.s. 206 Bordentown NJ 08505 16.5 miles from Princeton 609-298-0542

Battleground Historical Society 2 Water Street Englishtown NJ 07726 16.7 miles from Princeton

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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.