|Chesterfield Township Historical Society||
Chesterfield Township, NJ, was settled in 1677 and was one of the first Quaker communities in the Delaware Valley and one of the oldest European settlements in the New World. Our historical society is dedicated to the collection, preservation and promotion of the Township's history, through our library, museum, and public programs and events. Please click the button below to find out more about our society.
2 Front Street
P.O. Box 86
Crosswicks, NJ 08515
For a list of members of our 2014 Board of Trustees, please click here.
To order your copy of the Malcolm Knowles Residential History DVD, please open and print the order form below, fill it out and mail it to the address above.
The Chesterfield Township Historical Society
invites its members, volunteers and friends to join in a
7 p.m., Saturday, December 17
At the Historical Society’s Headquarters
2 Front Street, Crosswicks.
$10 per person suggested donation at door
Appetizers, desserts, refreshments and good cheer included
Bring an ornament to donate to help decorate the tree.
RSVP requested 947-4799 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Knowles Memorial Research Library
During our 325th Anniversary celebration on Saturday October 26, 2013, we formally dedicated our new research library and archives collection to long-time Chesterfield Township historian and Crosswicks resident C. Malcolm "Mal" Knowles.
Click here to visit our new library page, where you will be able to familiarize yourself with our holdings, meet the staff, and search our online catalogue.
Museum Hours 2016
The Chesterfield Township Historical Society Museum is open to the public from June through September on the second and fourth Sundays of each month from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
For a brief history of the museum building and more information about the Museum, please follow this link.
For more information call Debbie at 609-291-9351