The mission of the Asbury Park Historical Society is to advance the understanding, appreciation, preservation and restoration of anything of historical value to the City of Asbury Park, New Jersey. Read More.
The Asbury Park Historical Society has launched a fundraising campaign to help finance its proposed acquisition and restoration of the historic Stephen Crane House.
Donations can also be mailed to:
October 11, 2014 at the Monmouth County Library HQ in Manalapan. To view events, seminars, speakers and to learn more, Click Here.
The Asbury Park Historical Society is pleased to announce another year of “Art on the Boardwalk”. Open to all fine art artists (no crafts please), the event will be held Sunday, 8/17/14 from 10am – 4pm on the boardwalk between Sunset & 5th Aves., south of Convention Hall. Entry fee for artists is $75.00 which includes a 10 x 12 space. Reserve your space today!
The Asbury Park Historical Society filed an application at the end of March with the New Jersey State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) to have the historic Stephen Carne House on Fourth Avenue in Asbury Park designated as an historic landmark.
It's been more than 100 yeas since a horse-drawn carriage made its way through the streets of Asbury Park delivering the local newspaper. But thanks to the generosity of the Gannett Corporation, publishers of The Asbury Park Press, the carriage may soon return to Asbury Park.
The carriage, which dates to 1879 and was used to deliver the Shore Press, the forerunner of the Asbury Park Press, has been on display in the lobby of the Press building on Route 66 in Neptune, but the Press is moving to a new building and needs to find a new home for the carriage and some other memorabilia. Read More.
Come Join Us at our Monthly Meeting Every 3rd Thursday at the Stephen Crane House , 508 Fourth Avenue @ 7:30pm. There are always a number of exciting things going on, make sure not to miss it! Guests are always invited. Read More.