Hist. Downtown Chester & HCBA

26 Main Street * Chester * NJ 07930

The quaint town of Chester has become known for its classic Americana atmosphere. Take a stroll down the charming brick sidewalks, pass the preserved historic buildings and enjoy browsing the independent shops and popular restaurants along the mercantile-style Main Street. The Historic Chester Business Association is a non-profit organization that represents over 60 local businesses and sponsors several fun and lively public events throughout the year. These events, as well as Chester’s sprawling farms, lush green parks and pictorial scenery, continue to attract visitors from points far and wide.

Of Special Note:

  • Chester’s earliest recorded property deeds date back to 1713
  • There are over 100 specialty shops in Chester Township
  • Visit the spring and fall crafts fairs and the annual Classic Car Show

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 [email protected]