Canal Society of New Jersey

Waterloo Village * Stanhope * NJ 07874 Scheduled programs throughout the year

The Canal Society of New Jersey is a non-profit organization formed in 1969 to foster the study of the history of New Jersey’s two towpath canals. Members help preserve and restore canal remains and artifacts, educate the public in this history and provide enjoyment to its members by visiting canals and other historic sites. Sign up to receive their newsletters and view the website for programming. Canal Days at Waterloo and Waterloo Heritage Days are popular programs offered to the public throughout the year.

A Morris Canal Boat is Discovered and Preserved

Of Special Note:

  • Visit during Waterloo and Canal Heritage Days                 
  • Take a canal boat ride or canal walking tour                  
  • Visit the Canal Museum exhibits and artisan demonstrations       

Morris County, located 30 miles west of NYC, is home to some of America’s most important history and culture just waiting for you to explore. Start by walking in the footsteps of Revolutionary icons such as George Washington and Alexander Hamilton, then pick apples right off the tree at one of our verdant farms and end your day having a delicious dinner; discover how to make my weekend Morris County!
6 Court St. Morristown, NJ 07960
Phone: 973-631-5151
Leslie Bensley Photo of Jane Joe Executive Director at Morris County Tourism Bureau
6 Court St. Morristown, NJ 07960
973-631-5151 lbensley@morristourism.org