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2015 Warren County Senior Citizen Art Show

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Welcome to Shippen Manor

Guided Tours  First Saturdays & third Saturdays 1 PM to 4 PM March - November, Exclusive of Holidays - Free Admission -Donations Welcomed
Field Trips for School  Classes & Special Groups Available

WHEN: Weekdays in April; Tuesdays and Wednesdays in May & June.
TIME: Approximately 10 AM - 12 Noon; or 1-3 PM.
ADMISSION is Free. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED.

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Shippen Manor, the restored 18th century iron master's mansion, is located 1/4 mile west of the Route 31/Wall Street intersection in Oxford, on Belvidere Avenue. Parking is limited and visitors are encouraged to park on nearby Washington Avenue. Handicapped parking is available at the Manor. There is no admission fee. For further information, please call (908)-453-4381.

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Calling All Patriots!!!

Revolutionary War Program at Shippen Manor Museum

The lives and times of New Jersey soldiers in the War of Independence will be featured at Shippen Manor on Saturday, June 6, from 1-4 pm.

Members of Helm's Company, 2nd New Jersey Continental Line will discuss and demonstrate drill, tactics, weaponry as well as life on the march. The group, composed of regional reenactors, recreates and commemorates a local unit in Washington's army. Musket-firing presentations will be offered throughout the afternoon.

Tours of Shippen Manor will also be available from 1-4  pm, along with ongoing interpretation of Colonial domestic life by staff members Bev Altrath and Lisa Moscatell. The programs are suitable for all ages.

Shippen Manor, built circa 1766-1770 by Dr. William Shippen, later a member of the Continental Congress, is located a quarter mile west of the Route 31/Wall Street intersection in the center of Oxford. The Museum and ts programs are sponsored by the Warren County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the Warren County Cultural & Heritage Commission. There is no admission fee.

For further information, please call (908)-453-4381




The Museum and the program are sponsored by The Warren County Cultural
& Heritage Commission and the Board of Chosen Freeholders.

 

There is no admission fee. For further information, please call (908) 453-4381. Individuals preferring speech or hearing assistance may call the relay service at 711

 

 

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