Walking Tours

Ocean Grove History Walking Tour

This tour takes participants to various places of historical significance around Ocean Grove. Tour is on foot and lasts approximately 90 minutes.

June 21 through September 2

Wednesday & Friday 1:00 PM

Saturday 11:00 AM

Tickets $12, $10 for seniors

The Walking Tour begins at the Historical Society of Ocean Grove, 50 Pitman Avenue

To reserve, call 732-774-1869

Ocean Grove Women’s History Walking Tour

Led by history professor Dr. Lyndell O’Hara, this tour takes participants to various stops in Ocean Grove where women made history. Costumed actors represent history’s characters, such as physician Margaret Coleman, evangelist Phoebe Palmer, and innkeeper sisters Lydia and Matilda Bull who are as comical as they are enlightening. Tour is on foot and lasts approximately 90 minutes.

Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 10:30 AM

Thursday, July 27, 2017 at 6:30 PM

Thursday, August 24, 2017 at 10:30 AM

Thursday, September 23, 2017 at 10:30 AM

Tickets $12; $10 for seniors

This walking tour begins at the Historical Society of Ocean Grove, 50 Pitman Avenue

You must pre-register; call 732-774-1869.

 

From Tents to Turrets: An Architectural History of Ocean Grove Homes

This walking tour, led by architectural historian Jenny Shaffer, will consider the exteriors of select homes in Ocean Grove, a state and national historic district.  Examples will include a camp meeting tent, Victorian cottages, and twentieth century houses.  Tour is on foot and lasts approximately 90 minutes.

Tuesday, July 25 at 10:30 AM.

Tickets $12; $10 for seniors

This walking tour begins at the Historical Society of Ocean Grove, 50 Pitman Avenue

You must pre-register; call 732-774-1869.