1114 Oxmead Road : Burlington, New Jersey 08016
About West Hill Situated on 65 acres in Burlington Township New Jersey, West Hill was built between 1797 and 1799 and is one of the few surviving examples of a Federal style home existent in Burlington County.
Civil War Encampment
Join us on September 24, 2016 for our 4th annual Civil War Encampment on the grounds of West Hill, from 10 am to 4 pm.
The 6th New York Independent Battery and the 1st New Jersey Battery will demonstrate the use of cannons during the battle. The 23rd Reg. New Jersey Volunteer Infantry, which consisted of men from Burlington County, and the 6th New Hampshire Volunteers will drill, shoot, and show camp life between battles. Visit with President Lincoln and Mrs. Mary Todd Lincoln to learn what family life was like during the War. Learn about basket weaving, the medical and dental instruments used at the time, and era artifacts including items from Andersonville Prison. There will be Victorian Era games for the kids. $7/adults, $5/seniors and children under 12, includes encampment and tour of the Manor House.
West Hill placed in the National Registry of Historic Places West Hill was recently placed on the State and National Registers of Historic Sites. On Saturday September 27, 2014, M.W. Joseph H. Rival, Jr. and M.W. Gerald J. Sharpe participated in the unveiling of the National Historic Register plaque.
New Visitors Hours! Visiting hours are now available on the third Sunday of each month from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM EST.