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The Rockingham State Historic Site is a recreated farmstead that contains a Mansion House, Children's Museum and gardens. The property adjoins the D&R Canal towpath in Somerset County and provides a combined natural and cultural experience for visitors.

"History to Go" is a traveling trunk program designed as a "hands-on" learning opportunity for groups to prepare to come to Rockingham or to have Rockingham come to them.

There is a $20.00 borrowing fee for the program, which must be picked up at the Rockingham Historic site.

Highlights
  • The program enables groups to see and use some of the more popular items from our Children's Museum in the convenience of their own classrooms or civic centers.


  • The basic program consists of a Teachers Guide, a video about Rockingham, children's period dress, accessories, hats, personal items, games, and craft ideas.


  • The program is aligned with the state's Core Curriculum Standards.
Target Audience(s)
General public, the academic community, and organizations

Additional Information
Rockingham State Historic Site
PO Box 496
Kingston NJ 08528
Phone: 609-683-7132
Fax: 609-603-7136
E-mail: Peggi@superlink.net
Division of Parks and Forestry Historic Sites and Villages List

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