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

The Strauss Mansion in Atlantic Highlands, NJ is open on weekends from 1:00–4:00pm.
Below are some upcoming events. Please check our Events page for an extended calendar. 


Saturday, October 7 • 4:00pm

Strauss Mansion  
$10 suggested donation,
free for current Members

Learn the difference between a Gambrel and a Gable.

Spend 45 minutes on a guided walking tour through this bayside enclave and discover the variety of architectural styles that add character to the 1.25 square mile town.

Queen Anne, Colonial Revival,
Craftsman, Sears, Edwardian, Shingle and Folk Victorian are styles that may be seen. Tour routes vary.
Please check the website for an
updated schedule. 

Rain dates may apply.


Funded by a  grant from the New Jersey Historic Trust. Sketch of the Strauss Mansion by Michael Scherfen.




Don't Go in The House
October 20
2 showings at 8pm & midnight

Don't Go in the House details: 
Join us for a unique showing of the cult classsic exploitation horror movie filmed at the Strauss Mansion Museum in 1979. On conclusion of the movie take a tour of the rooms to see where certain scenes were filmed. 

Tickets are available at the door but advance purchase recommended (it sold out last year). Visit our online shop here to buy tickets, and please bring your confirmation with you. 

These programs are generously supported by Atlantic Liquors, Blue Bay Inn, Steven Griffing & Lynn Fylak and Atlantic Cinema.




Saturday, October 21
starting at 7:30pm

Don a costume and join the fun! Bring a dish or drink to share. Tarot readers, psychics and a Seance will be part of the events happening at the Strauss Mansion Museum this night. 

Tickets may be purchased online in our SHOP section or at the door.