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Peter Mott House

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26 Kings Ct.
Lawnside, NJ 08045


See the restored home of Peter Mott that served as a station for housed slaves along the Underground Railroad. On Saturday tours, watch a video on the history of the Underground Railroad in New Jersey (guides put on a shorter video for younger kids; regular one runs about 20 min.), listen to guides sing timely tunes such as ‘Wade in the Water’ or ‘Oh Freedom,’ and view artifacts.

Additional Information

Website: http://www.petermotthouse.org

County: NJ - Camden County

All Ages/Families
Elementary School Age
Middle School & Teens

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