Exterior photograph of brick building with balcony and teal door. Home of the Atlantic County Historical Society.

Atlantic County Historical Society Library and Museum
907 Shore Rd.
Somers Point, NJ 08244
(609) 927-5218

Parking is available in the gravel lot behind the building and the entrance to the building is in the back. Handicapped accessible entry and parking are also available from this area. Turn on Center St. to access the lot. 

Mailing address:

Atlantic County Historical Society
Box 301
Somers Point, NJ 08244

Open: Wednesday - Saturday, 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM 
Check the Events Calendar for special programs and holiday closings. 

Photograph of house with red siding and white windows and doors. Risley Homestead, owned and managed by the Atlantic County Historical Society.

Risley Homestead 
8 Virginia Ave.
Northfield, NJ 08225
(609) 927-5218
Please call in advance to make an appointment. 

On-street parking is available on Virginia Ave. 

One of two remaining 18th century houses in Atlantic County listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Homestead is open for individual and small group guided tours. Please call in advance to make an appointment. 


Atlantic County Historical Society
♦ 907 Shore Rd. Box 301 ♦ Somers Point, NJ ♦ 08244
(609) 927-5218 
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