North Jersey History and Genealogy Center

1 Miller Rd * Morristown * NJ 07960 M-Th 9am-9pm, F 9am-6pm, Sat 9:30am-5pm, Sun 1pm-5pm | Call ahead for summer hours

The Morristown & Morris Township Library is home to the North Jersey History & Genealogy Center, a research department with over 60,000 books, maps, microfilm, archival and manuscript collections relating to New Jersey. The library also houses an exhibition gallery with rotating exhibits culled from the library’s extensive local history archives.


Of Special Note:

  • Maps, artifacts and photography archives, including digital photo collections                             
  • Local family genealogies and other source books and periodicals on history and historic preservation                           
  • Free genealogy subscriptions access and assistance                          

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