Clarion Hotel & Conference Center
815 Route 37 West
Toms River, NJ 08755
Phone: (732) 341-2400
Fax: (732) 341-6469
Arts & Museums
This spacious three thousand square foot museum depicts the nation
Come to the beautiful H. Hargrove Signature Gallery and meet one of America
Housed in an historic Victorian period house, this museum contains permanent collections which depict the lifestyles and occupations of early Ocean County families; the museum also features changing exhibits, a library and research center, and magnificent gardens, and regularly scheduled guided tours of the museum are offered.
This art gallery features exhibitions of a variety of styles and media of art.
Located in a one-hundred-fifty-year-old schoolhouse, this museum displays artifacts of Jackson's past, including artifacts having to do with historic grist mills and cranberry bogs, and features a rotating art exhibit; the museum is open by appointment only.
This museum offers a variety of exhibits, artifacts, collections, programs and events that explore the history of Point Pleasant Beach and the surrounding area.
This gallery offers a great selection of artistic photographs that capture the landscapes and seascapes of Spring Lake and surrounding region, as well as an assortment of fine art prints.
This museum traces the history of the bicycle, and includes a great collection of antique bicycles dating back to the Nineteenth Century, as well as exhibits that represent the development and history of bicycles.
Run under the aegis of the Historical Society of Ocean Grove, this museum was created to handle the historical collection when it outgrew the Centennial Cottage, and features an array of artifacts and exhibits that trace and elucidate the history of Ocean Grove and the surrounding region.
Learn about local legends, folklore, ghosts, and more at Paranormal Books & Curiosities. This unique boutique is dedicated to exploring local mysteries and otherworldly occurrences. They hold a number of interesting events, such as seances, ghost tours, and book signings. If you're looking to learn more about ghosts and other paranormal subjects, definitely pay this bookstore a visit.
Paul Elyseev and Thomas Stevens launched the Hot Sand Glassblowing Studio as a unique concept for family entertainment on the Jersey Shore. Engage your creative side in fun activities that lend a crash course in glass-making techniques like blowing, casting, fusing and slumping. Visit this studio space and gallery, and watch as the team of local artists design one-of-a-kind pieces while allowing the raw material to take its own course and shape its own character. Marvel at original creations from fascinating thematic displays that find inspiration in the city. Don't leave without taking home an aesthetic souvenir.
This gallery features the exhibition and sale of works by artist Gwenn Hotaling and others.