The National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the State of New Jersey, (NSCDA-NJ), is a not-for-profit organization headquartered in Westampton, New Jersey. The New Jersey Dames organization is one of 45 state societies affiliated with the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America.
Organized in 1892, the New Jersey Dames have a three-fold mission:
• Preservation, restoration and interpretation of historic sites
• Educational programs and patriotic service
• Historical projects, including research, preservation and
The New Jersey Dames own and maintain two museum properties in Burlington County. Both are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. NSCDA-NJ received an operating support grant from the New Jersey Historical Commission, a division of the Department of State.