N. Jersey Hist. & 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 North Jersey History & Genealogy Center is part of the Morristown & Morris Township Library.  The Center has a research department with over 60,000 books, maps, microfilm, archival and manuscript collections relating to the state, the original thirteen colonies and its residents’ family genealogies.  The collection features artwork and books on political cartoonist Thomas Nast, illustrator A.B. Frost and Morris County artist Lucille Hobbie.  The Center features regular programming on history and genealogy and hosts rotating exhibits based on its collections in the Library’s F.M. Kirby Gallery.

Of Special Note:

  • The center provides free access to genealogy subscriptions
  • Volunteers can help visitors trace their family origins by request

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]