Historic Walnford 
62 Walnford Road, Upper Freehold, NJ 08501
609-259-6275

Sunday, May 21 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Enjoy a day of historic family fun for everyone!

Interior mill

 

  • Participate in hands-on historical activities

  • View woodworking & blacksmith demonstrations

  • See the gristmill in action

  • Explore the 1773 Waln House

  • Play fun games

  • See a display of antique fire equipment from the New Jersey Fire Museum collection  

  • Demonstrations for the day include:
    • Blacksmithing
    • Woodworking
    • Weaving
    • Spinning
    • Rug Hooking
    • Straw Braiding


Free Parking ∙ Free Admission

 


Directions

  • From the east
    Follow Rt. 537 west to Rt. 539. Turn right onto Rt. 539, travel north on Rt. 539 to Burlington Path Road and turn left. Turn right onto Holmes Mill Road and left on Walnford Road which leads directly into the park. 
  • From the east Via 195
    Take Exit 11 (Imlaystown/Cox's Corner) and turn left onto Route 43 (Imlaystown/Hightstown Road). At the first intersection (less than 1 mile) turn right onto Route 526/Red Valley Road. At the first light, turn left onto Sharon Station Road and follow for approx 2 miles and turn right onto Route 539 North. Travel for only a short distance and turn left onto Holmes Mill Road. Make first right onto Walnford Road which leads directly into the park. 
  • From the west
    Follow I-195 to exit 8, Allentown, Rt. 524/539. Turn right and follow Rt. 539 through Allentown, turning left to separate from Rt. 524 in town. Follow 539 and turn right onto Holmes Mill Road, follow to right onto Walnford Road which leads directly into the park. 

    Walnford map