Member Pot Luck Dinner
Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017
February 24th & 25th 2017
Details to follow
The Unknown Woman Murder Mystery
Saturday March 25, 2017
The Crime of the Century!
On the morning of March 25, 1887 a young woman was found dead near Jefferson and Central Avenues in Rahway,NJ. She was beaten and her throat had been slashed from ear to ear…
To this day, the crime that shocked the country remains unsolved.
Join us as we commemorate the 130th anniversary of the Unknown Woman who rests in Rahway Cemetery.
As you tour the cemetery you’ll meet the “ghosts” of Rahway residents who experienced the crime and its aftermath firsthand. From the man who discovered her corpse to the coroner who photographed her to the reporters who carried her casket; each will tell you their theory of the crime.
Won’t you join me for my 130th Anniversary..?
Tickets and Reservation info coming soon.
May 13, 2017
11 am – 5 pm
Join us at Monmouth Battlefield State Park in Manalapan, NJ for the 13th annual Spirit of the Jerseys History Fair.
The Merchants and Drovers, along with over 100 other exhibitors, will be in attendance! See hands-on demonstrations, meet historic figures, and visit local history groups from around the state. Stop by and visit us! You might even be able to listen to our historic Regina music box!
Admission is free. $10 parking donation recommended.