Clayton Historic Preservation

Clayton, New Jersey 08312

Welcome to the Clayton Historic Preservation, managed by board members of the Clayton Historic Society.


Our purpose is to educate the community on the rich culture Clayton New Jersey has as well as preserve its beautiful artifacts in our Museum. We welcome you to visit our museum to see everything in person.

Also- be sure to 'like' our Facebook page to see the latest historical info, fun facts about our Borough, and more!

The Clayton Historic Museum is located at 29 East Avenue, Clayton, New Jersey and is handicap accessible. We are open to the public every third Saturday of the month from 1:00 PM through 3:00 PM. The museum can also be open by appointment. 

Admission is free; however, donations are welcome.  

Additionally, you can always email us at or complete the Contact Us form belowWritten communication may also be mailed to P. O. Box 29, Clayton, NJ 08312-0029.