Hwy 36, Highlands New Jersey 07732
Though many of the gun emplacements and structures have fallen into disrepair, a tour of the Fort Hancock complex provides an enlightening experience for families and groups of all ages. Many structures remain, including the Sandy Hook Museum (1899) that tells the story of Fort Hancock through exhibits and displays of military memorabilia. The Guardian Park Nike Missile Display and History House, a restored home on Officer's Row, can be toured. A variety of Special Events and Family Programs are available throughout the year. Phone for details.
Other History nearby:
(New York City) American Museum of the Moving Image
(New York City) Audubon Terrace Museum Group
(Princeton) Bainbridge House
(Elizabeth) Boxwood Hall State Historic Site
(Burlington) Burlington County Historical Society
(Sacramento) California Peace Officers Memorial
05/24 Coming to The Highlands area
Hebron Maple Festival Hebron CT March16-17 Each year thousands of people come from miles around to enjoy and experience the weekend of maple related events.
Atlantic City Beer and Music Festival Atlantic City NJ April5-6 Over 90 different breweries from around the corner and across the country will showcase their unique libations.
Connecticut Sheep, Wool and Fiber Festival Vernon CT April27 The festival, started in 1909 by the CT Sheep Breeders Association, as a program ""to promote the keeping of sheep in Connecticut"", has evolved and expanded into a premier sheep and fiber festival by providing exhibits, demonstrations and over 60 vendors from the sheep, wool and fiber arena.
Connecticut Sheep and Wool Festival vernon CT April27 The festival started in 1909 by the CT Sheep Breeders Association as a program “to promote the keeping of sheep in Connecticut” has evolved and expanded into a premier sheep and fiber festival.
Contemporary Art Fair Connecticut Norwalk CT April27-28 Modeled after our two sucessful NYC shows at the Javits Center. Each of the two shows will have approximately 100 exhibitors.
Galena Dogwood Festival Galena MD May4 The annual Galena Dogwood Festival is will take place throughout Galena. The parade will have a War of 1812 theme.