The 2021 Metro Gathering ~ NJ's American Revolution
***NEW DATE & LOCATION***
AUGUST 7 TH, 2021
The New 2021 Mega Event Location
East Jersey Old Town Village
1050 River Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854
Come join the entire New Jersey Geocaching community, as The Northern New Jersey Cachers, NNJC.org and Central Jersey cachers, CJC, hosts the 7th Annual area 2021 Metro Gathering Event.
Geocachers and families from across the United States and beyond are invited to
enjoy the historic village of East Jersey Old Town.
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Come see the once thriving historic East Jersey Old Town Village as we make the 2021 Metro Gathering theme "The American Revolution Theme" Come get into the Patriot spirit!East Jersey Old Town Village is a collection of historic structures that were relocated to Johnson Park in Piscataway. The village is comprised of sixteen reconstructed and replica 18th and 19th century structures that represent architecture typical of farm and merchant communities once found in the Raritan Valley.
Buildings include, the Indian Queen Tavern, the Farley Blacksmith Shop, the Williamson Wheelwright Shop, the Smalleytown Schoolhouse, the Three Mile Run Church, the homes of early settlers and outbuildings.
Visitors today can explore the site and meet the historical interpreters that bring the Village to life through their historic trades and crafts. A gateway site for the Crossroads of the American Revolution, National Heritage Area, situated along the Washington-Rochambeau National Historic Trail, the Village offers awarding winning exhibits, living history, and seasonal programs.
FREE ADMISSION - Open Year-Round, excluding Holidays, Rutgers Football game days and Rutgers graduation
Historical Interpreters on-site April - October.
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