Westfield Historical Society

Where Yesterday and Today Meet the Future

Westfield Historical Society Reeve History and Cultural Resource Center

314 Mountain Avenue Westfield, NJ 07090

Tel: (908) 654-1794

Archive located at:

302 Elm Street, Westfield, NJ

Board of Education Building - 3rd Floor


Tuesday 10am-12 pm 

or by Appointment

Reeve House Tours by Appointment July to September

September to June: 

First 2 Sundays of the month

2015 Membership Levels:

$350 - "1664 Society"

$250 - "1720 Society"

$150 - "1794 Society"

$125 - "Sponsor"

$75 -   "Patron"

$60 -   "Business"

$35 -   "Family"

$25 -   "Individual"

Please follow the link below and complete the appropriate level in the "Other" field.

The Reeve History & Cultural Resource Center
is home to the Westfield, New Jersey, Historical Society.  It houses the Westfield Historical museumfocused on the history of Westfield from Colonial times through today.

This 1870's home is now the headquarters of the Westfield Historical Society which also owns the Miller - Cory House Museum located at 614 Mountain Avenue. To donate or become a member, please follow the link at the bottom of the page.

The Miller - Cory Museum is open for special events throughout the summer weekends and on holidays. A listing of Miller - Cory events is available on the Miller - Cory House Museum website.

The circa-1740 Miller-Cory House was acquired by the Society in 1971. Located at 614 Mountain Avenue, it is operated as a “living museum” and staffed by Society volunteers.

Both the Reeve House and the Miller-Cory House are a registered as national and state historic sites.

The Society also has an extensive collection, stored at our Archive, and open to the public on Tuesday mornings 10 am. to 12 pm. at the Westfield Board of Education Building, 302 Elm Street, Rooms 300 to 302.


Please continue to support the Westfield Historical Society! Renew your Membership today!

Remember to renew your membership for 2015! We need your help to maintain the Reeve History & Cultural Resource Center and Miller Cory Historic sites! Keeping these historic structures in good shape takes a fiscal commitment. Your membership also helps us bring you lectures and events that celebrate our Nation's History! Don't delay - Renew Today!

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More details in the Speakers and Lectures

Latest Lecture from Bob Mayers talking about his book "The Forgotten Revolution in New Jersey." Members can see the full length video via the email link currently being distributed. If you are not a member, become one by clicking on the DONATE button now!

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