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  • Exterior photograph of Atlantic County Historical Society building in Somers Point, New Jersey
  • Crowded room with people sitting down, watching two men talk
  • Researcher looking for a book in library bookshelves.
  • Woman and three children looking at antique dollclothes, held by museum curator
  • Book (Absegami yesteryear), newsletter, and yearbook arranged on a table.
  • Group of men standing with quilts wrapped around their shoulders. These are veterans who were interviewed for the Veterans History Project. They were honored with the quilts from the Quilts of Valor project.

Fall 2023 Newsletter

Read about the history of glass making in our area, learn about the healing waters of an Egg Harbor City spring, and check out the schedule of our upcoming events in our latest issue of the newsletter

Looking for ways to support ACHS?

  • Eating at Shore Diner any day: print this voucher so that ACHS receives a portion of your bill.
  • Join us! We're always happy to have new members.
  • Consider donating items or money - now or in your estate planning.


Search our collections before you come to the building. See the Library section for more information.


The library and museum are now OPEN each week from Thursdays to Saturdays from 10am to 3:30pm. We look forward to seeing you!

Special Events & Meetings

23 Oct 2023
06:30PM - 08:00PM
Presentation: "Shipwrecks"