The year 2014 will mark a notable milestone for New Jersey: its 350th birthday. Since its creation in 1664, New Jersey has played a pivotal role in the shaping of American life and culture.Learn More →
In celebration of Women’s History Month, our website will feature the blog, Jersey Girl Greats by Maeve Kelly, featuring daily biographies of notable New Jersey women throughout the month of March.Learn More →
A resource for all interested about the history of women in New JerseyLearn More →
The New Jersey Women’s Heritage Trail will lead you on a journey throughout the state, using historic places to tell the collective story of a few of these famous women, and many of the more private women, who contributed to the agricultural, industrial, labor and domestic history of the state.Explore →
This website was developed with financial assistance from a project grant from the New Jersey Historical Commission, a division of the Department of State, and through the Discover NJ History License Plate Fund for Heritage Tourism Grant Program of the New Jersey Historic Trust. This website is managed by the Alice Paul Institute.