Welcome to the Atlantic Highlands Historical Society at the Strauss Mansion Museum. 

The Strauss Mansion in Atlantic Highlands, NJ is open on weekends from noon–5:00pm.
Below are some upcoming events. Please check our Events page for an extended calendar. 

2018 IS AN IMPORTANT ANNIVERSARY

 

Adolph and Jeanette Strauss built the Strauss Mansion 125 years ago. 
We are working on an exciting year of events which will celebrate the history of Atlantic Highlands with themes specific to the era of the home and of our area. Stay tuned! Below are some images showing what the house looked like in the earlier days and when the Board of the Museum took on the project to save the mansion. 

 A picture from @1930. Can you see the difference compared to today?

A picture from @1930. Can you see the difference compared to today?

 The Mansion looks a bit rough today, but we have come a long way!

The Mansion looks a bit rough today, but we have come a long way!

MONTHLY MEETING, AUTHOR’S TALK & RECEPTION

Paul Cavise
Understanding the Bill of Rights in the 21st Century
7:30pm. Free

Professor Cavise come to the Strauss Mansion to bring an understanding of the Bill of Rights and present observations as to their application in daily life, including a discussion of the historical challenges presented in the 21st century.

The talk will be at the Strauss Mansion Museum, 27 Prospect Circle.  A reception to follow what we expect will be a lively conversation.

This lecture series is sponsored by generous support from Ken & Doreen Frantz and & Jean Howson.

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MUSIC AT THE MANSION
HOSTED BY AUDRA MARIEL
featuring Kevin Grossman

Thursday 26 April
7:15 pm

OUR MONTHLY MUSIC SERIES CONTINUES:  

Kevin Grossman is a percussionist who will be playing hand pans with a looping station, melodica and some other fun instuments he can beat on, or not. 

$15 at the door

Bring a dish or drink to share.