The Shipman Mansion Foundation is dedicated to the research and preservation of the architectural, maritime, and cultural history of the Shipman Mansion for the purpose of sharing with, and enhancing the community’s understanding of the diverse history of the area.
The Shipman Mansion, a Second Empire style home, was built around 1869 on the banks of the Delaware River. It is listed on the New Jersey and federal registers of Historic Places. The Foundation, a 501(c)(3) corporation, is dedicated to educating the public on the architectural, cultural and waterfront history of the Mansion property and surrounding region.
The Shipman Mansion is open for tours on the first weekend of the month during April – November from 11-3 on Saturday and Sundays. For appointments at other times, please call 856-986-7969.
The Shipman Mansion is located at 221 Edgewater Avenue in Edgewater Park, NJ.