Plan Your Visit

Discover what the Burlington County Historical Society has for you! 

Plan-Your-Visit-Main2.jpg

The Burlington County Historical Society campus is located in the historic City of Burlington, NJ.  The campus spans a city block between High and Lawrence Streets.   

The visitor entrance is in the Corson Poley Center, our museum and library building, which has an entrance on two sides, behind 457 High Street and at 454 Lawrence Street.  

The campus is comprised of 4 buildings, the Bard How House (home of our interactive children’s exhibit), the James Fenimore Cooper House, the Captain James Lawrence House, and the Corson Poley Center (museum and library). 

The mailing address for the Burlington County Historical Society is 457 High Street, Burlington, NJ 08016.

Admission Fees and Hours

Historic Houses and Museum

  • Hours: Tuesday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
  • Guided Tours are $5
  • Members are Free! 

Children's History Center

  • Hours: Tuesday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • $5 per person
  • Members at the Family Level are Free!

Library

  • Hours: Wednesdays and Thursdays from 1 p.m to 5 p.m.
  • $5 per person
  • Members are Free!