Located in a 19 th century building which originally served as a Morris Canal locktender’s house, the Lake Hopatcong Historical Museum offers an engaging and informative look at the history of New Jersey’s largest lake.

Upcoming Events

Aug
27
Thu
CANCELED – A Century in Northwood @ To Be Announced
Aug 27 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Part of the Lake Hopatcong Historical Museum’s dinner program series.  Flyer to be forwarded to all museum members approximately 6 weeks before the event.
Lake Hopatcong Trivia – Virtually! @ Virtual - More Information Soon!
Aug 27 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Test your knowledge of the lake’s history in a fun game of trivia.  Featuring historic photos of the lake.  More information coming soon!

Oct
10
Sat
CANCELED – Lake Hopatcong Block Party @ Hopatcong State Park
Oct 10 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

One of the best days at Lake Hopatcong.  Food, shopping, demonstrations, boat rides and more.  And the Museum is open all day!

Nov
7
Sat
The Roaring 20’s @ The Palace Theatre
Nov 7 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Flyer to be forwarded to all museum members approximately 6 weeks before the event.

Fun Stuff!

Explore Exhibits

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Historical Articles

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Photo Gallery

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Museum Shop

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Hours of Operation

All New Jersey State Historic Sites are currently closed due to the COVID situation.  We will reopen as soon as possible.  Please contact us by email at LHHISTORY@att.net for research and to answer inquiries.