Historic Jersey City & Harsimus Cemetery, Jersey City

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Cemetery · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Come explore 350 years of Jersey City history & nature. Sadly abandoned in 2007, The historic Cemetery is operated entirely by Volunteers. With no regular revenue, the site is operated on contributions and events that promote history, music, art, education & culture for children & adults. Please donate today at www.jerseycitycemetery.org
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  • Very cool graveyard downtown NJ. This is the one they used for funerals in the episodes of the Sopranos. Worth a visit to learn more about the history of JC.  more »
  • Jersey City Historical Area is the place for those who are looking for capturing the feeling and ambient of those old sepia photos of the beginning of last century . This area has been restored in...  more »
  • I was grow up in downtown Jersey city for 53 years. My house Was located 208 GRAND ST. IT WAS TORN DOWN TO MAKE WAY FOR NEW buildings. WHAT GREAT MEMORIES I AM GLAD FOR THE Development Of Jersey city. Pastor Wilfredo Robles Vidal.
  • A beautiful piece of preservation pioneered by the residents of Jersey when abandoned by the city. Home to the famous JC goats, Ghost of Uncle Joes Halloween bash and many great community events.

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