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The mission of the Avalon Historical Society is to collect, chronicle, preserve the history of the  Borough of Avalon
 in the County of Cape May, New Jersey.
 WELCOME
AVALON HISTORICAL SOCIETY

The Avalon Historical Society, Inc.

is housed in the
Avalon Free Public Library History Center
215 - 39th Street, Avalon, NJ  08202
Telephone:  609-967-0090
Email:  brisley@avalonhistoricalsociety.org



Open for limited public access​
Face coverings & social distancing required
2021 Hours of Operation

  Monday      =  10am to 4pm
  Tuesday      =  10am to 4pm
  Wednesday = 10am to 4pm
  Thursday    = 10am to 4pm
  Friday         = 10am to 4pm
  Saturday     = 10am to 4pm
  Sunday        = Closed

    Officers of the Avalon Historical Society:

       President                                      - Bob Penrose, Jr.
        Vice President                             - Dave Coskey
        Secretary                                     - Rose Marie Chew
        Treasurer                                    - Michael Quinn
        Trustees:                                     - Carol Hart MacFeat, Susan McLaughlin,
                                                               Joe Reese, James Deever, Barbara Wilson, 
                                                               Al Haring 
         AFPL & History Center Director - Erin Brown 
         History Center Curator                 - Bonita Risley           

The Avalon Historical Society meets monthly
 on the first Wednesday of the month at 5:00 pm.
You are invited to participate and volunteer assistance for our events.


The Avalon Historical Society welcomes members who support 
the Society's mission and who would like to contribute to
preserving the heritage of Avalon, which was
 incorporated as a Borough in 1892.