15 Historic Towns In New Jersey That Will Transport You To The Past

New Jersey is a very modern state that is chock-full of history. We offer many places that not only provide a glimpse into another time, but fully immerse you. Our living history farms, villages and open air museums will transport you into the past and make it come alive. Visit these incredible sites to interact with iron workers, churn butter, enjoy reenactments, and so much more!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Visiting any of these villages is like stepping straight into the past, experiencing it first hand. Most are interactive and many are free or very affordable. Have you enjoyed any of these historic treasures? What others would you add to this list?