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Where are you located?
The Blairstown Museum is located on the first floor of 26 Main Street Blairstown, NJ 07825; which we affectionately refer to as The Row House.
What are your hours and how much is admission?
Regular Hours: From March 1, 2017 thru December 31, 2017 we are open every Thursday thru Sunday from 11am to 5pm, except when noted otherwise (see Event Calendar).
Winter Hours: We close January 1, 2018 for the winter season and re-open March 1, 2018.
Admission is free, donations are greatly appreciated. A fee may be associated with certain programs, as well as walking and trolley tours.
How large is the Blairstown Museum?
The Blairstown Museum contains 500 square feet of exhibition, programming and public space. Visitors should plan an average of 15-minutes to view our exhibits, with times increasing for conducting and/or participating in research, historical discussions and browsing our souvenir shop. Walking and trolley tours are not included in this estimation.
Do you accept Group Tours?
The Blairstown Museum welcomes group tours. However, we request a minimum of two-week advance notice for any group consisting of 8 people or more.
Is internet access available for visitors?
Yes, free WiFi access is available throughout the Museum's indoor and outdoor space.
How do I loan or donate items to the Blairstown Museum?
Please contact our Historian and Curator by email to obtain the proper procedure for loaning and donating artifacts.
My family has donated an object to the Museum. Can I view it?
The Blairstown Museum is home to thousands of artifacts, which are displayed on rotation. The best way to find out if a particular object is available for public viewing or to schedule a private viewing is to email our Historian and Curator.
How can I learn more about my artifact or how to properly care for it?
The New Jersey Historical Society and professional appraisers are good sources of information. The Blairstown Museum can also refer you to a credible local appraiser. Questions may be directed to us via email. Please allow for up to 72-hours to receive a replay.
Can I obtain information on my property/home?
Yes, the Blairstown Museum provides Home Sweet History™ Reports, beginning at $39.
How can I purchase Museum merchandise?
The Museum's on-site souvenir shop contains a large selection of locally sourced merchandise. An online shop can be accessed on our Facebook page.