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Welcome to Essex County Online

History of Grant Program

We invite eligible non-profit groups and government units to apply to our NEW! Local History Grant Program. The funding will help raise public awareness of our County's rich history, increase public access to history collections, develop programs about our history, facilitate new research and advance preservation efforts.


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Advocates for New Jersey History

New Jersey Historic Trust


Contact Information         

Essex County Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs
Division of Cultural and Historic Affairs
Kips Castle Park
22 Crestmont Road
Verona, NJ 07044




Department of Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Affairs
115 Clifton Ave, Newark, NJ 07104 ~ (T) 973-268-3500 ~ (F) 973-481-5302
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