The Ewing Township Historic Preservation Society
Located at the Benjamin Temple House, Drake Farm Park
Future Home of the Ewing Museum
27 Federal City Road, Ewing NJ 08638 ~ 609-883-2455
Hours of the Benjamin Temple House Museum and Library ~
Wednesdays from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm.
Other times by appointment with the Site Manager, Ellie Calcagno.
Free House Tours the first Sunday of Every Month from 2:00 - 4:00 pm.
Ewing Historic Preservation Commission
The Commission is an appointed board composed of 9 members and alternates.The Commission promotes historic preservation, recommends designation of historic properties, and prepares surveys of historic sites. It makes recommendations to the Planning Board on the Historic Preservation Plan element in the Master Plan, advising it on the inclusion of historic sites in the recommended capital improvement program and on applications for development .
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The Commission’s responsibilities include:
Preparing and updating a historic sites inventory
Advising the appropriate regulatory boards with respect to historic sites
Identifying historic sites and structures and evaluating them against specific historic preservation criteria
Promoting historic preservation in the Township through advisory, education and informational efforts
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