The Long Beach Island Historical Associ-ation Museum is filled with old things for young people to appreciate. Located in Beach Haven's downtown, this former church is stuffed to the rafters with LBI artifacts.

Behind the humble exterior of the African American Heritage Museum is an interactive piece of history. Just inside the doors is a Michael Jackson tribute. Displayed are framed magazine covers featuring The King of Pop. A video of Jackson plays next to the exhibit.

History-heavy Cape May and all its old-time houses may not seem to be the ideal spot to show your kids a good time at the shore, but "when people can't go to the beach, you should see the cars backed up on the way into Cape May," says Margo Harvey, from the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts a…

Anyone who's spent a portion of a childhood during the summer visiting Ocean City can relive the experience with his or her children at the Ocean City Historical Museum, established to preserve the city's history.

BACKGROUND: Children of a certain age - roughly 1 to 8 years old - usually love the Jersey Shore Children's Museum. But Sue Gunther, the director of the museum has an important warning for you parents out there:

BACKGROUND: Allaire State Park is probably best known for its historic 19th-century iron making town, Allaire Village, and its antique steam trains on the Pine Creek Railroad. Billed as New Jersey's premier living history museum, the village was known as the Howell Works in the early 19th ce…

BACKGROUND: Come and see the role of the New Jersey Militia and National Guard in the state's history. The National Guard Militia Museum's main headquarters in Sea Girt features original and reproduction uniforms, weapons, photographs, artifacts and art from the period of Dutch, Swedish and …