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Architectural Walking Tours

First & Third Saturdays each month starting at 4:00pm.
Next Tour: October 1 & 15.

Free for Members, 
$10 suggested donation

Do you know the difference between a gambrel and a gable?

Spend 45 minutes walking around town learning about the different styles that exist in the 1.25 square mile enclave.

The August tour is a walking tour focussing on the Queen Anne style. Check back for additional routes and when a motor coach tour is available. 

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





An Evening of Jazz, Swing, and Blues, hosted by Audra Mariel, featuring Efrat. 

Thursday, September 29, 7:00pm

Strauss Mansion  

Audra Mariel hosts our monthly event. September brings Efrat with Larry Corban and friends to our mansion.

$15 at the door.

Bring a dish or drink to share.  

Efrat, a professional violinist, violist, singer, arranger, & composer with performance experience in many styles & situations, resides in NY & works as a recording artist, performer, & teacher with some of today's most respected musicians in areas of Classical, Jazz, Country/Bluegrass, Blues, R&B/Soul, Gospel, Swing, & much more!




with live musical accompaniment

Saturday, 1 October.
7:30 pm

.W Murnau’s 1922 silent film classic was loosely based on Bram Stoker’s Dracula and is regarded by many as the first horror movie ever made. Join us for a showing featuring live music synchronized with the film, as it would have been seen when it first premiered. All ages welcome.

We are pleased to announce musician Cody McCorry will be providing the live musical accompaniment for our showing of NOSFERATU on Saturday, October 1 at 7:30 P.M. Cody has performed at the Strauss Mansion before at one of our monthly Jazz nights. He is a member of several Asbury-based bands including We Used to Cut the Grass and Thank You Scientist, among others.