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: Jan. 15 1896

The Daily Times: New Brunswick, N.J. Wednesday, January 15 1896 Milltown Consolidation An important Project That is Being Discussed By the Borough And Township If it Materializes It Will Result in the Immediate Building Up of Milltown       A plan of consolidation that will be of the greatest practical benefit to Milltown is now being

This Day in History: Jan. 13 1911

The Daily home News: New Brunswick, N.J. Friday January 13, 1911 UNLUCKY DAY FOR HOLZER Friday, the 13th, was certainly unlucky for Arthur Holzer, of Milltown, a member of the Milltown Fife and Drum Corps for he had hardly began his day’s work at the US. Rubber shop when a cutting machine on which be

MIlltown Historical Society

116 South Main Street MIlltown, NJ 08850