Visit Us

Public Museum Hours

The Crane House and Historic YWCA museum is located at 110 Orange Road.  Weekday tours on Wednesdays at 1 pm are offered at the public tour admission rate.

The Nathaniel Crane House  is located at 110 Orange Road at the rear of the driveway.

The Shultz House museum is located at 30 North Mountain Avenue, open May through December.

Check our calendar for public tour dates of our museums.

Admissions for public tours

$6/adult; $5/student & senior with valid ID; $4/child. All members are free.

Family FunDay: $10/family.  Family memberships are free.

Museums are closed in August due to heat.

Archives and Library

The  Albert P. Terhune library is open during our office hours, Tuesday through Friday from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm. We are occasionally offsite for programming and events. Please contact our staff if you plan to stop by or would like to make a library appointment.

The archives and library are located in the Clark House at 108 Orange Road. When you visit, you may park in the parking lot and come in the back door. 


Visit with Glen Ridge Historical Society 6-6-14.jpg

Private Tours by Appointment

We love to bring people through our homes.  If the public hours are not convenient for you, please call 973-744-1796 or send a note to to schedule a private or group tour.

Admissions for private tours

  • For one museum (either the Crane House and Historic YWCA or the Shultz House): $12/adult; $10/senior/student; $8/child; under 2 free

  • For both museums: $20/adult; $16 senior/student; $12/child; under 2 free

  • If you’re interested in adding a hearth cooking demonstration, we’re happy to arrange it, however an additional fee for food may apply. Contact our staff to discuss.

Museums are closed in August.

Our staff are happy to accommodate visitors with special needs and/or disabilities at public and private tours.. Kindly fill out this form to send your request to our office.