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Welcome to Shippen Manor

Shippen Manor, the restored 18th century iron master’s mansion, is located 1/4 mile west of the Route 31/Wall Street intersection in Oxford, on Belvidere Avenue. Parking is limited and visitors are encouraged to park on nearby Washington Avenue. Handicapped parking is available at the Manor. There is no admission fee.

For further information, please call (908)-453-4381

Guided Tours / Trips

The museum is open the first and second Sundays from March to December, from 1-4 pm, excluding holidays. Admission is free, but donations are always welcome.

Field trips for school classes & special groups are available; reservations are required for group tours. Available weekdays in April; and Tuesdays and Wednesdays in May and June, from 10 am-12 pm or 1-3 pm.

Warren County Senior Art Show

Warren County senior artists, 60 years of age or over, are encouraged to participate in the annual Warren County Seniors’ Art Show. An application and label may be requested by: calling the Warren County Division of Cultural & Heritage Affairs at 908-453-4381, download the form, or by sending an email request to The completed application form and labeled artwork should be delivered to the Wayne Dumont, Jr. Administration Building, between 10 am and 12 pm on Tuesday, May 7th.

Artists may enter one work as either professional or non-professional. Categories are: acrylic, craft, computer imagery, drawing, mixed-media, oil, pastel, photography, print, and watercolor. All work must be the original creation of the artist, completed in the last three years, and may not have been previously entered in the Warren County Seniors’ Art Show. A reception for participating artists is on Friday, May 24th at the Wayne Dumont, Jr. Administration Building, between 10 am and 12 pm. Group photo is scheduled for 11 am.

Our Seniors’ Art Show is presented by the Division of Cultural & Heritage Affairs of the Warren County Department of Land Preservation, co-sponsored by the Warren County Division of Aging & Disability Services, supported by the Warren County Freeholders, and funded in part by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts. The Wayne Dumont, Jr. Administration Building is accessible, has accessible parking and is located at 165 County Road Rt. 519 S., Belvidere, NJ 07823.

For further information please call: 908-453-4381 or 711 relay services.