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“History Buffs Take Note! Antique Lovers Need To See This!”

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Ocean County Historical Museum
Ranked #7 of 21 things to do in Toms River
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New York City, New York
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29 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“History Buffs Take Note! Antique Lovers Need To See This!”
Reviewed August 14, 2013

Inside this beautiful, light green house lives memories, artifacts, & pieces of Ocean County/New Jersey history. The staff/volunteers are knowledgeable, kind, & tell wonderful stories of times past. You must check out their Antiques Faire in August!

Visited January 2013
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2 Thank RDCNYC
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Port Charlotte
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75 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“A Trip Back in Time”
Reviewed July 29, 2013

Lots of artifacts giving insight as to what the TR pioneers lived like. (I donated items myself) Toms River is steeped in History

Visited August 2012
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2 Thank Steven E
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beachwood nj
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46 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Great little muesseum”
Reviewed May 16, 2013

Great little place to spend a couple of hours to learn about the history of Ocean County. Also to learn about how the towns came about and the people who started them.

Visited September 2012
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4 Thank mike c
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Toms River
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24 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“A very nice house museum!”
Reviewed January 15, 2013

This house museum is beautifully decorated. The tour was very informative and never rushed. Definitely a great tour if you like local history.

Visited August 2012
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2 Thank Antiqlvr
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Toms River, New Jersey, United States
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24 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“History Alive in Toms River”
Reviewed September 4, 2012

They've truly done a wonderful job at the Ocean County Historical Society. The displays are great and if you're looking for something in particular on a local subject, they most likely have it.

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2 Thank Gregg H
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