Description & History

Our Mission - With undivided loyalty, it is our honor to protect, preserve, and promote this historic memorial park - Home to our first Mayors, Freeholders, Ancestors and Veterans, while offering a beautiful green open space, and educational & cultural heritage programs and events to the community.  

Join our Saturday Volunteer Team!  Now completely Volunteer operated and funded, we welcome Gardening & Groundskeeping  Volunteers every Saturday between 9 am and 1 pm.   We also need volunteers to help with cultural event planning, fundraising, grant writing, sign making, and data entry.   Please call 201-707-0738 or 973-204-9888 for info.  



About the organization

Historic Jersey City & Harsimus Cemetery

Eileen Markenstein
Volunteer/ President
Michele Egar
Volunteer/ Director
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