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Don’t Miss the Opportunity to Visit a Blue Star Museum this Summer!

Our nation’s active-duty military personnel and their families, including the National Guard and Reserve, receive free admission to museums this summer! Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and museums across America providing free admission from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day […]

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2018 New Jersey History Forum Call for Papers – Deadline Extended

Greetings from New Jersey: Popular Culture & The Garden State November 2, 2018 Monmouth University ### 2018 New Jersey History Forum Call for Papers – Deadline Extended ### The New Jersey Historical Commission, New Jersey State Archives, and New Jersey State Museum are pleased to announce the 2018 New Jersey History Forum to be held […]

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Attention Teachers! Don’t Miss Out On These Great Educational Resources

With the 2017-2018 school year in full-swing, don’t miss out on these unique, informative, and diverse resources to engage students of all levels in New Jersey history! From the founding of the state to the 1936 State House Occupation to the lives of Alice Paul and Paul Robeson, DiscoverNJHistory.org offers a diverse assortment of lesson plans, multimedia projects, and […]

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New Jersey Historical Commission (NJHC) Announces FY 2019 Project Grant Workshops

The New Jersey Historical Commission (NJHC) has announced two workshops for prospective applicants for its Fiscal Year 2019 Project Grant round. The workshops will offer both an instructive and free-flowing presentation/discussion on the Project Grant program (i.e. project types, eligibility, etc.) and a hands-on demonstration of the application process through the System for Administering Grants […]

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New Jersey History Workshop Announcements (updates frequently – check back often!)

DiscoverNJHistory.org is proud to serve as the one-stop shop for news, events, and information of interest to New Jersey’s history community. Perhaps nowhere is this more important than in highlighting the wealth of informative and topical best practices and professional development workshops offered by state, county, and local history organizations. Covering a wide array of […]

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Attention Teachers: Start Planning Lessons Today With Discover NJ History

With the 2017-2018 school year in full-swing, don’t miss out on these unique, informative, and diverse resources to engage students of all levels in New Jersey history From the founding of the state to the 1936 State House Occupation to the lives of Alice Paul and Paul Robeson, DiscoverNJHistory.org offers a diverse assortment of lesson plans, multimedia projects, and […]

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