Come visit us! We're right on 2nd Ave and admission is FREE!

9410 Second Ave.

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The Stone Harbor Museum is a visit to the past. Opened in 1999, a collection of archival material and displays bring the past into the present. Trained volunteer docents welcome and guide visitors through the museum.

Highlights include videos of the Beach and Boardwalk and historic storms.Oral interviews with residents and their memories of life in early Stone Harbor may be viewed. Featured also among the many displays are the Bird Sanctuary and the trains which brought the earliest visitors to Stone Harbor.

 We have 50,000 artifacts, displays, videos and more to view.

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Come see us. Admission is FREE!

Fall & Winter hours Open Tues Thurs Fri Sat 10 am -  12 noon

or call for appointment

We have been honored with a Top-Rated Award for 2017 from GreatNonprofits! We appreciate all of your contributions!

Invited by the Stone Harbor Museum, members of The League of Historical Societies of New Jersey held their Spring meeting at the American Legion building in Stone Harbor on Saturday, March 17, 2017. The Avalon History Center and the Stephan C. Ludlam Post 331 of the American Legion joined the Stone Harbor Museum in hosting the event. Forty representatives from historical societies throughout the state attended the meeting which was conducted by the president, Linda Barth.

Prior to the meeting opening, the group was welcomed by Stone Harbor Mayor Judith Davies-Dunhour and Stone Harbor Museum Terrie Cwik.

Following the business meeting, Nina Ranalli, director of the Avalon History Center and Director/Curator Bruce Tell of the Stone Harbor Museum narrated pictorial histories of Avalon and Stone Harbor.

The attendees were treated to a tour of the Military Museum of the Legion, a trolley tour of significant sites in both Boroughs and a visit to the Avalon History Center and the Stone Harbor Museum.



Vintage House of Stone Harbor (click here for details)
Harry Clayton, Commander of American Legion Post 331, is presented a "Vintage House of Stone Harbor" plaque by Bob Ashman of the Stone Harbor Museum. The American Legion Post 331 has diligently maintained and preserved this former Life Saving Station built in 1895. It is the oldest building in Stone Harbor. Commander Clayton said "Our Post 331 is honored to accept this first Vintage House of Stone Harbor certification and will proudly display this plaque".
This is a picture of Henry Harrison Lion District Governor and Stone Harbor Lions Club President Cynthia Harrison presenting their original 62 year old charter to Stone Harbor Museum President Terrie Cwik and summer intern Sarah McBride. The charter will be on display in the Stone Harbor Museum at 235 93rd Street Stone Harbor, NJ 08247. The Museum is open Mon - Fri 10 am - 3 pm. See this and some of the Museum's other 50,000 artifacts.
Great info on our videos in 7/26 AC Press - click here to see full story

Everyone had fun selling pretzels at Jersey Pops outdoor concert celebrating Stone Harbor Centennial in 2014 !

A full house of more than 130 people enjoyed the premier showing of our new "The First 100 Years" DVD in 2014 . The DVD is still available for purchase at the Museum.

Unique gifts are available for purchase in the Museum Gift Shop. Books about Stone Harbor, its attractions and history, stories written by members of the museum are featured. Other gifts for sale include collectible historic Stone Harbor beach badges, postcards, DVD videos and mugs, Stone Harbor place mats, and Stone Harbor coloring books.
Now featured in the gift shop are 2 new DVDs "Stone Harbor Stories The First 100 Years" & " Salt Marsh Stories". These items are a must for holiday giving for anyone who has ever spent time at the Jersey shore. Stone Harbor Stories DVD price $20.00 and $3.00 shipping; Salt Marsh Stories DVD price $15.00 and $3.00 shipping. ($6.00 for shipping of both DVDs together) Send your check with your order to the Museum. For information about mail orders, please email us or call Linda @ 609 368 7500
Donations are welcome and much appreciated. Stone Harbor Museum is a registered 501c3 nonprofit organization and all donations are tax deductible.
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The Stone Harbor Museum is committed to making its programs and facilities accessible to everyone.

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Stone Harbor Museum
9410 Second Ave

Stone Harbor, NJ 08247

Phone: 609-368-7500


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