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Sussex County History Day

September 21 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Old Newton Burial Ground Tours with costumed interpreters.  Tours will be held at 12 noon, 1pm & 3pm and limited to 20 people – $10 adult, $5 seniors, veterans and 12-18 yr olds – proceeds benefit continued restoration of cemetery – tickets available at the Hill Memorial Museum Fri. & Sat. 9-1 or at gate.

Civil War Encampment the 27th Regiment Of New Jersey Volunteer Infantry Company F is an re-enactment group that specializes in programs geared for School Groups, Historical Societies, and any other group interested in learning about the American Civil War and the participation of troops and civilians from New Jersey.

Musical Performances at 11:15am @ 2pm.  The Long Hill String Band, performs Old Time Music sometimes referred to as Heritage Music. With fiddle, banjo, mandolin, upright bass, and guitar and voice.

Local Historical Group Displays multiple historic societies and groups will have representatives on hand to present their organizations.

All events FREE except cemetery tours

Details

Date:
September 21
Time:
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Venue

Old Newton Burial Grounds
75-79 Main Street
Newton, NJ 07860 United States

Organizer

Sussex County Historical Society
Phone:
973-383-6010
Email:
sussexcountyhs@gmail.com
Website:
http://www.sussexhistory.org