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Historical Walking Tour


Take this 3.5 mile, self-guided tour With smartphone-enabled audio to learn about historical streets and architecture located in midtown Elizabeth.

The tour begins at the site of the initial land tract sale from the Indians of Staten Island in 1664 and ends showing how Elizabeth became an important transportation hub in the northeast. Throughout the tour, you'll see some of Elizabeth's top historical sites including:

  • Belcher-Ogden Mansion
  • Bonnell House
  • Snyder Academy of Elizabethtown
  • First Presbyterian Church
  • Elizabeth River Trail
  • The Elizabeth Public Library
  • Liberty Hall
  • Ritz Theater
  • Minute Man Statue
  • St. John's Episcopal Church
  • Veteran's Memorial Waterfront
  • Park Boxwood Hall