50 West Bay Ave
Manahawkin, NJ
609-597-5947
website: www.telecottage.com/staffordhis

 

Open May through September
Wed - Sun: 10:00am to 4:00pm or by appointment
Open All Year On Sundays 1-4 P.M.


About the Museum

Collections / Gallery

Location

The Stafford Township Historical Society maintains four historic buildings and two cemetaries: the Manahawkin Old Baptist Church, the Old Stone Store, Manahawkin Railroad Station, Cavalry Cottage, the Baptist Cemetary, and the Methodist Cemetary.

The Manahawkin Old Baptist Church functioned as the school, town hall, and pulpit for circuit riders of any denomination.

According to local tradition, Cavalry Cottage may be the oldest existing home in Stafford Township!

   
       
   


Annual events inclide Summer Concert Series, Battle of Cedar Bridge, Christmas Radio Show, the annual Fundraising Dinner.

3rd Wednesday of Each Month
Monthly Meeting at 7 p.m.
Manahawkin Old Baptist Church Cultural Center

 

   
 
 
   
       
 
       
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