NJ IN CONFLICT

New Jersey may be best known for its critical role in the War for Independence, but the state also made significant contributions to the country’s other conflicts. Discover these stories at important defense installations, military training grounds, innovative research labs, and memorials to the men and women who served their country. Learn more about New Jersey’s history in conflicts.


ABRAHAM STAATS HOUSE
BAINBRIDGE HOUSE
BASILONE STATUE AND VETERANS PARK
BATSTO STATE PARK
BATTERY LEWIS AND NAVESINK MILITARY RESERVATION
BATTLE OF CHESTNUT NECK MONUMENT AND PARK
BATTLE OF SHORT HILLS MONUMENT
BATTLESHIP NEW JERSEY
BAYLOR MASSACRE BURIAL SITE
BG WILLIAM C. DOYLE VETERANS MEMORIAL CEMETERY
BOXWOOD HALL STATE HISTORIC SITE
CAMP MERRITT MEMORIAL MONUMENT
CAPTAIN JAMES LAWRENCE HOUSE
CEDAR BRIDGE TAVERN
CIVIL WAR AND NATIVE AMERICAN MUSEUM
COVENHOVEN HOUSE
DEY MANSION WASHINGTON'S HEADQUARTERS
EMLEN PHYSICK ESTATE
FAIRMOUNT CEMETERY
FINN'S POINT NATIONAL CEMETERY
FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, CEMETERY AND SNYDER ACADEMY
FORT HANCOCK AND SANDY HOOK PROVING GROUND
FORT LEE HISTORIC PARK
FORT MOTT STATE PARK
FOUR CHAPLAINS MONUMENT
HANCOCK HOUSE STATE HISTORIC SITE
HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF HADDONFIELD
HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF PRINCETON
HISTORIC CANNON BALL HOUSE
HISTORIC NEW BRIDGE LANDING
HUNTER-LAWRENCE-JESSUP HOUSE MUSEUM AT GLOUCESTER COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY
INDIAN KING TAVERN
INFOAGE AT CAMP EVANS
IRON WORKS HILL MONUMENT AT SAINT ANDREWS CEMETERY
JACOBUS VANDERVEER HOUSE AND MUSEUM
JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST/NAVY LAKEHURST HERITAGE CENTER
KOREAN WAR VETERANS MEMORIAL
LAKEHURST HISTORICAL SOCIETY MUSEUM
LIBERTY HALL MUSEUM
LONG POND IRON WORKS
MARLPIT HALL
METLAR-BODINE HOUSE MUSEUM
MILITARY PARK
MILLVILLE ARMY AIR FIELD MUSEUM
MONMOUTH BATTLEFIELD STATE PARK
MORRISTOWN NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK
MORVEN MUSEUM AND GARDEN
NATHANIEL DRAKE HOUSE MUSEUM
NATIONAL GUARD MILITIA MUSEUM
NAVAL AIR STATION WILDWOOD AVIATION MUSEUM
NEW JERSEY KOREAN WAR MEMORIAL
NEW JERSEY STATE MUSEUM
OLD BARRACKS MUSEUM
PAULUS HOOK MONUMENT
PETER MOTT HOUSE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD MUSEUM
PRINCETON BATTLEFIELD
PRINCETON BATTLE MONUMENT
PROPRIETARY HOUSE
RED BANK BATTLEFIELD PARK, WHITALL HOUSE, AND FORT MERCER
REEVES-REED ARBORETUM
ROCKINGHAM STATE HISTORIC SITE
SOMERS MANSION
THE HERMITAGE MUSEUM
THE SHAKESPEARE GARDEN
TRENTON BATTLE MONUMENT
USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6) COLLECTION
VAN HORNE HOUSE
VAN VEGHTEN HOUSE 
VIETNAM VETERANS MEMORIAL MUSEUM
WALLACE HOUSE AND OLD DUTCH PARSONAGE STATE HISTORIC SITES
WALNFORD
WASHINGTON'S CROSSING STATE PARK
WORLD WAR II LOOKOUT TOWER
WORLD WAR II MEMORIAL AT VETERANS PARK