Calendar of Events


February 23 7:00 PM CELEBRATING WASHINGTON'S BIRTHDAY: NJ Colonial Architecture -- An illustrated talk by author David Veasey on New Jersey's wide variety of colonial architecture; local buildings include Rockingham, Nassau Hall, Bainbridge House, Morven, and the Thomas Clarke House. A brief history of George Washington’s ties to these structures during the American Revolution will introduce the program.
FREE. Copies of the book, New Jersey's Colonial Architecture Told in 100 Buildings, will be available for $20.
REGISTRATION IS FULL, to be added to a wait list, e-mail eve@princetonhistory.org or call (609) 921-6748 x102.
February 26 2:00 PM HISTORIC PRINCETON WALKING TOUR
Enjoy a 2-mile, two-and-half hour tour of downtown Princeton and the University campus. Starts outside Bainbridge House, 158 Nassau Street.
$7 per adult. Click here to purchase tickets online.
Walk up ticket sales are cash only; guides cannot provide change. Space is limited.
March 05 2:00 PM HISTORIC PRINCETON WALKING TOUR
Enjoy a 2-mile, two-and-half hour tour of downtown Princeton and the University campus. Starts outside Bainbridge House, 158 Nassau Street.
$7 per adult. Click here to purchase tickets online.
Walk up ticket sales are cash only; guides cannot provide change. Space is limited.
March 08 7:00 PM —
8:30 PM
HSP ANNUAL MEETING -- “Protecting Our Wisest Pursuit: Farmland Preservation in New Jersey” by Brian Schilling, Associate Extension Specialist of Agricultural Policy within Rutgers Cooperative Extension.
LOCATION: The Nassau Club, 6 Mercer Street.
FREE, registration is required, as space is limited.
Call (609) 921-6748 x105 or e-mail kristen@princetonhistory.org.
March 11 3:30 PM —
4:30 PM
EINSTEIN FACTS AND FUN -- Celebrate Pi Day at this fun and interactive session for children ages 6-10, led by the staff of the Historical Society of Princeton and the Princeton Public Library. Program includes a story time and craft, plus children will learn fascinating facts, such as how a childhood fascination with a compass played a role in the development of the Nobel prize-winning scientist. We will wrap things up by snacking on vanilla ice cream while enjoying some music by Mozart, two of Einstein’s favorite things.
LOCATION: Third Floor of the Princeton Public Library. FREE.
March 12 2:00 PM HISTORIC PRINCETON WALKING TOUR
Enjoy a 2-mile, two-and-half hour tour of downtown Princeton and the University campus. Starts outside Bainbridge House, 158 Nassau Street.
$7 per adult. Click here to purchase tickets online.
Walk up ticket sales are cash only; guides cannot provide change. Space is limited.
March 19 2:00 PM HISTORIC PRINCETON WALKING TOUR
Enjoy a 2-mile, two-and-half hour tour of downtown Princeton and the University campus. Starts outside Bainbridge House, 158 Nassau Street.
$7 per adult. Click here to purchase tickets online.
Walk up ticket sales are cash only; guides cannot provide change. Space is limited.
March 26 2:00 PM HISTORIC PRINCETON WALKING TOUR
Enjoy a 2-mile, two-and-half hour tour of downtown Princeton and the University campus. Starts outside Bainbridge House, 158 Nassau Street.
$7 per adult. Click here to purchase tickets online.
Walk up ticket sales are cash only; guides cannot provide change. Space is limited.