The Monmouth County Historical Association is the oldest historical organization in Monmouth County, founded in 1898 to collect, preserve, and interpret the region’s heritage. They also curate collections that relate to Monmouth County’s history and culture and makes these resources available to the widest possible audience.
MCHA promotes the study and appreciation of regional and national history through educational programming, publications, special exhibits, and research services. MCHA also preserves and interprets five significant historic sites which represent the County’s vanishing architectural heritage.
Through its pursuit of these objectives, the Association enriches the quality of life in Monmouth County by preserving and passing on knowledge of its diverse heritage for future generations.