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3055 River Road    Bedminster, New Jersey   (908) 396-6053

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to the Jacobus Vanderveer House and Museum, headquarters of General Henry Knox during the winter of 1778-79 and the only surviving building associated with the Pluckemin Artillery Cantonment, America’s first military academy.  A National and New Jersey historic site, the Vanderveer House interprets 18th century Dutch-Colonial life through the Vanderveer and Knox families and underscores the Pluckemin Cantonment’s role in helping the Continental Army to defeat the British during the American Revolution.

Learn about the history of the Jacobus Vanderveer House and Museum.

Watch our award-winning video, depicting the Pluckemin Cantonment.

Throughout the year, we are open for house tours, lectures, exhibits, children and school group programs featuring re-enactors, artists and Colonial craftspeople.  







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Learn more about our capital campaign to create a historically accurate farmstead surrounding the Jacobus Vanderveer House.



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The Revolutionary War Headquarters of General Henry Knox, Commander of America’s   First Military Training Academy — The Pluckemin Cantonment

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2016 Field of Honor Tribute

River Road Park, Bedminster
Sunday, July 3rd  from 1:00pm - 4:00pm



The Bedminster Charities organization is hosting an inaugural Field of Honor
to celebrate our great nation and pay tribute to the service men and women who have preserved our nation and honor loved ones.       

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