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The Fort Lee Museum at the Judge Moore House 1588 Palisade Avenue Fort Lee, NJ 07024

Don’t miss the interesting amusement park displays at the museum.

The Fort Lee Museum at the Judge Moore House at 1588 Palisade Avenue

Visiting a Museum: The Unique, Unusual, Obscure and Historical

The Fort Lee Museum at the Judge Moore House

1588 Palisade Avenue

Fort Lee, NJ 07024

(201) 592-3580

contact@thefortleehistoricalsociety.org

https://www.njpalisades.org/fortlee.html

https://www.fortleenj.org/facilities/facility/details/Fort-Lee-Museum-30

Open: Saturday & Sunday-12:00pm-4:00pm

Fee: Free with donation

TripAdvisor Review:

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I visited the Fort Lee Museum at the Judge Moor House today to see the exhibition on Palisades Park Amusement Park and to see the history of the early film industry. Silent films started in Fort Lee long before they moved Los Angeles.

It was interesting to see how many silent screen stars started in Fort Lee including Mae Marsh, Lillian and Dorothy Gish and Mabel Normad and wherethe movies were shot. The museum shows how the industry grew and the studios that were created in town.

Fort Lee Museum II

Exhibitions at the museum

The Palisade Park exhibition was on the progression of the growth of the amusement industry in North Jersey and exhibited many artifacts from the old park. Thereā€¦

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