Programs for Schools

Mt. Lucas School in Princeton Township, 1904
Mt. Lucas School in Princeton Township, 1904
Collection of the Historical Society of Princeton

The Historical Society of Princeton offers a variety of school programs designed to expand and augment your school’s Social Studies curriculum. Whether it is in your classroom or Updike Farmstead’s exhibition galleries, the Historical Society’s community collections will enrich your students’ “history experience.”

View our Field Trips and Outreach Programs, and check out our full Local History Curriculum


How to Book a Program:

For more information or to make a reservation, please call Eve Mandel, Director of Programs and Visitor Services, at 609-921-6748, x102, or email All field trips must have at least one chaperone for every 8 children. Large groups will be split during programs as necessary.

Programs and exhibitions are generously supported by the New Jersey Historical Commission, a division of the Department of State, and PNC Bank & PNC Wealth Management.