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Shippen Manor Museum

1st & 2nd Sundays (April to December)

Due to Covid restrictions and limitations of our site, our museum interior is not currently open to the public.
Openings will be announced on Facebook (Shippen Manor) and on this page when it opens to the public.

Visit for more information regarding events.

November 2021

Sun., Nov 7 (12-4pm, special hours)

On Nov 6 & 7, several historic structures throughout Warren County (NJ) will be participating in a self-guided tour the weekend of Nov. 6 and 7. Shippen Manor will be participating on Sun., Nov. 7 from 12-4 (special event hours) with “Porch Tours” of the Manor (museum entrances along upper drive & possibly lower porch) and a children’s activity (porch along lower driveway).  [Explore Warren History Trail
*This is weather-pending as we will be outside. 


Sun., Nov. 14 (11-4pm)– last event of the 2021 season

Civil War Winter Encampment with the 27th NJ Reg’t (lower drive); “Porch Tours” of the Manor (museum entrances along upper drive & possibly the lower porch, 11-4pm); and a guided activity with the kids (office porch along upper driveway, 1:30-3 pm). Tours will be temporarily paused (30 minutes) during firing demonstration (1 & 3pm).  

Parking information:  Shippen Manor has limited parking spots on site and a couple are reserved for (handicap) accessible vehicles and are identified. If there is no available parking in the Belvidere Avenue lot, you are invited to park on Washington Avenue in town (past the Church, not at the bottom of the hill from the Manor) as well as the municipal lot accessible off Wall Street to Allen Avenue. Please do not block or park in residents’ driveways, and adhere to all local parking signs and ordinances and use caution while crossing the street to our site.

Note: For those blocking driveways or parking in locations not allowable, please be informed that you will be ticketed by the Washington Twp. Police. This includes the part of Washington Avenue by the stage.

Cancellations will be posted on Facebook (@ShippenManor) as well.

Admission is free to the Manor/site. This is a family-friendly historic site. Limited accessible parking available on site. Off-site parking on Washington Avenue (by church) and municipal lot off Wall Street (Wall to Allen). Please exercise caution when crossing the road to the Manor.

As per Warren County Parks Regulations, Certified service animals are permitted to enter the museum with their handlers. Other pets are not permitted inside of the museum.

The Shippen Manor and Oxford Furnace historic sites are part of the Warren County Parks System and are an alcohol, drug and tobacco-free site.


Shippen Manor is seeking volunteers for tours, events, gardening and more. If you are interested, please contact Gina at (908) 453-4381 or via email  

Updated 10/15/2021