Historical Society of
Township of Bloomfield, New Jersey, founded in 1812

Morris Canal presentation on WBMATV online.

Upcoming Events

Morris Canal in Bloomfield March (date to be announced)

We will be presenting our popular program on the Morris Canal in Bloomfield in late March. Check back here for details.

Saturday, April 30

Morris Canal Greenway Hike through Bloomfield

10:00 AM to 2:30 PM

Three mile hike conducted by Rich Rockwell and Ron Rice following the path of the Morris Canal through Bloomfield and bus ride to additional sites where the canal is still intact. This hike will include a newly reclaimed section of the canal at Oak Tree Lane (photos below) made possible by Eagle Scout candidate Julian Londono and Troup 22.

Reservations are required. $5.00 donation requested to cover the cost of the bus and 20 page handout with historic photos and color maps. To reserve a space, email MorrisCanal@gmail.com

Scouts clearing trail through the Morris Canal.

Julian Londono with his parents at the completion of trail clearing.

Trail in the path of the Morris Canal at Oak Tree Lane.

90 Broad Street
Bloomfield, NJ 07003

Museum Hours
Wednesday: 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 12:30pm
and by appointment

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