The Veterans Servcies Officer works closely with other veteran and human services agencies and is the county's primary contact point for veteran issues.
6601 Ventnor Avenue Suite 110
New Jersey
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    Veterans Museum - Veterans Services

    Veterans Museum

    “The Atlantic County Veterans Museum is intended to serve as a lasting tribute to our veterans and their families. Through the collection of military artifacts and personal memorabilia we will share the contributions of Atlantic County residents to our nation's history. We welcome those from near and far to take advantage of this historic and educational resource.”

    Atlantic County Executive Dennis Levinson

    Atlantic County Veterans Museum
Open Thursday,  Friday, & Saturday 10am-3pm
Safe and visitors are required to wear a mask at all times
No more than six visitors permitted in museum at one time
Self-guided tour booklet provided to each visitor
189 Route 50, Estell Manor
(approximately 1/4 mile south from the entrance to Estell Manor Park/Veterans Cemetary on Route 50)
(609) 909-7305
The museum cannot accept "walk-in" donations of artifacts.
Please call (609-909-7305 or email ( for more info.

    The Atlantic County Veterans Museum is located in the historic Daniel Estell House, adjacent to the Atlantic County Park at Estell Manor and the Atlantic County Veterans Cemetery. It includes military artifacts and personal donations from every war and conflict beginning with the Revolutionary War through modern day.

    The building is the former home of Rebecca Estell Bourgeois Winston, the first mayor of Estell Manor and the first female mayor in New Jersey. It was built in 1832 by Winston's grandfather and remodeled in the 1920s to Colonial Revival style. Atlantic County purchased the house in 1993 and recently rehabilitated it to provide a museum to serve as a tribute to our local veterans and honor their contributions to our nation’s history.

    In 2013 County Executive Dennis Levinson appointed former County Executive Richard E. Squires to serve as chairman of the Veterans Museum Committee that included veterans, historians and community members to assist with gathering, researching and accessioning artifacts and materials for the new museum. The committee received cooperation from the Atlantic County Veterans Museum Foundation, a 501©3 non-profit, to provide fund-raising to support the creation of exhibits, displays and the preservation of museum items.

      Veterans Museum Pre-Opening Reception June 28, 2017

    Volunteers Needed
Do you have an interest or are you knowledgeable in military history?
The Atlantic County Vererans Museum is looking for volunteers to help support the daily operations of the museum.
If any of the following tasks are of interest, please click on this box to download, print and complete the volunteer applicaiton.  Mail to the address on the top of the form.
Docents/Tour Guides, Greeter, Collection Care/Organization, Assist with Events/Programs
[Link to Volunteer Application]
    Atlantic County
    Veterans Museum Donations

    To donate items to the museum, please complete and submit the online form.

    To make a monetary donation for exhibit display purposes please visit the Atlantic County Veterans Museum Foundation, Inc. web site.

    Thank you for your support!

    Quilts of Valor Presentation

    Quilts of Valor Presentation
    February 28, 2018

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    Quilts of Valor Presentation to Veterans Museum

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