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2017 Season at the Museum

Due to its popularity, we will once again offer evening and daytime hours this year.  Evenings will feature special exhibits and events. 

Spring Hours

Friday Evenings 5:00PM-8:00PM  

June 16-Special exhibit on Camp Tegawitha and the items found during the archeological investigation of the property prior to the start of construction of Mariner's Point.  This is the property near Hopatcong State Park where the eagles have been nesting.


July 14-Aerials views of Lake Hopatcong taken in 2017.  Find your section of the lake and purchase the image!


August 25-Walk of the former Lake Hopatcong Country Club, led by Cliff Lundin.  Meet at museum at 6:00 for historical review of the site and then start walk at Hopatcong Seniors Center. 


The museum will also be open on Saturday, May 13, from 10:00AM-5:00PM as part of the annual Lake Hopatcong Block Party www.lakehopatcongfoundation.org/events/lake-hopatcong-block-party


Museum Programs

Thursday, June 1, 2017 - The Times They Are A Changin': Lake Hopatcong in the 1960's, Lake Hopatcong Yacht Club, 6:00PM, Dinner Program.

Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - The Lundin Family Collection, Lake Hopatcong Photographed from the 1930's-1970's, Jefferson House, 6:00PM, Dinner Program.

Tuesday, August 1, 2017, Lake Hopatcong Day at Knoebels Amusement Park, featuring a special behind the scenes tour with many of the rides once found at Bertrand Island Park. Tour Starts at 9:30AM.

Friday, September 8 to Sunday, September 10, 2017, Abbott & Costello Film Festival, Palace Theatre, Netcong, featuring Chris Costello.

Dates To Remember

 Saturday, May 6, 2017 - Native Plant Sale at the Lake Hopatcong Station, 125 Landing Road, Landing, NJ, 9:00AM-1:00PM 

Saturday, May 13, 2017 - Lake Hopatcong Block Party, Hopatcong State Park, 10:00AM-5:00PM.

Saturday, June 24, 2017, Annual Lake Hopatcong Antique Boat Show, Lake Hopatcong Yacht Club, 9:00AM-4:00PM. 

Friday, June 30, 2017 - Annual Lake Hopatcong Fireworks, 9:00PM (Rain Date - Saturday, July 8, 2017).


Directions to the Lake Hopatcong Historical Museum

From East:  Route 80 West to Exit 28.  Follow signs towards West Shore.  At traffic light by Lake make left turn. Hopatcong State Park entrance will be about 1/2 mile ahead on right.


From West:  Route 80 East to Netcong (Route 183).  Left at Main Street until street ends.  Right then quick left onto Center Street (by Palace Theatre).  Take until street ends at jug handle.  Follow jug handle so that you have made a left turn onto Lakeside Boulevard.  Entrance to Hopatcong State Park is ahead on right.


After passing Admission booth turn left - you will see our building straight ahead.

For Information please call 973-398-2616
or e-mail us at info@lakehopatconghistory.com

Lake Hopatcong Historical Museum
PO Box 668  -  Landing, NJ 07850