A walking history of Ocean Grove featuring actors portraying a representation of the women who lived in the town between 1870 – 1900. Phoebe Palmer, an international evangelist; Sarah Jane Corson Down, a leader in the Women’s Christian Temperance Union; Amanda Berry Smith, an evangelist raised in slavery; Matilda Bull, owner and manager of the Aurora Hotel and Dr Margaret Coleman, a prominent physician, will all tell their stories of how they came to Ocean Grove and contributed to the success of the town.
The tour, which will begin at the Historical Society (50 Pitman Avenue), will be led by Dr. Lyndell O’Hara, professor of history at Nyack College in lower Manhattan. For more information call the museum at (732)774-1869 or purchase tickets below by tour date.
♦August 22nd – 10:30 AM♦