Nestled in the Heart of Middlesex County, New Jersey

A Community of only 1.60 square miles full of cultural assets and regional history.

“That Milltown Has Been Progressive is Shown by Its Steady Advance During the Past Century”

– The Daily Home News

Sunday, March 4, 1917

Historic Walking Tours

Take a step out out on to Historic Main street in MIlltown, NJ for a self guided walking tour of the town. You will be sure to discover something new and insightful to the past.

Historic Sites

Numerous sites within the Borough of Milltown are cultural assets, be it the former Michelin Site, Fire Department buildings, old Borough Hall, Nationally recognized Raritan River Rail Road or Russel Playing Card Company, these places put into perspective our built environment.


Let us help connect you to the History and tools available to learn more about “The greatest little town in all the land”.

Latest News

This Day in History: August 11th 1916

MILLTOWN, Aug. 11. There being but one bid for the sewer and water extension out Riva avenue, in order that the new Michelin houses might be connected the contract was awarded to the Utility Construction Company, of New Brunswick…

This Day in History: August 10, 1911

MILLTOWN FIRE APPARATUS IS A SUCCESS Test Last Night Shows That Motor Truck Will Do the Work – Other Borough News. MILLTOWN, Aug. 10.-At 7.45 o’clock last evening the whistle of the Michelin Tire Company announced the time for the test of the new Fire apparatus. At 7.43 a pile of boxes, barrels and other

MIlltown Historical Society

116 South Main Street MIlltown, NJ 08850