Springsteen: His Hometown Exhibit to Reopen in Freehold
This weekend, the Monmouth County Historical Society will host the re-opening Springsteen: His Hometown located at the Museum in Freehold, NJ beginning this Thursday (May 27).
The exhibit, which provides a comprehensive look at how Monmouth County, NJ has been thematically woven into Bruce Springsteen’s music and art throughout his career, will extend through July 31ST only.
The exhibit initially launched in September 2019 with an event highlighted by Bruce Springsteen touring the exhibit and treating attendees to a live performance. The exhibit features never before seen photos, a scrapbook creating by his mother, Adele, a set piece from the Tunnel of Love tour, a 19th Century Civil War document from Monmouth County that includes Alexander Springsteen of lineal descent to Bruce Springsteen. and more.
We are so excited to finally be able to welcome back Bruce Springsteen fans and history lovers to this truly unique exhibit,” said Linda Bricker, President, MCHA Board of Trustees. “Springsteen remains an essential part of the fabric that comprises the deep history of Monmouth County and MCHA is honored to continue to have the opportunity to share some of the most unique, as well as several never-before-seen, items that reflect his unparalleled career.”
Tickets for Springsteen: His Hometown go on sale May 24th and can be purchased by visiting the MCHA website at www.monmouthhistory.org. Tickets must be purchased in advance and admission will be by timed entry only. MCHA will follow all current CDC and New Jersey guidelines for safe attendance.
Springsteen: His Hometown will be open Thursday evenings from 4-8 pm and Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from12 noon-5 pm between May 27 – July 31, 2021. The exhibit will also be open Memorial Day, Monday May 31, Sunday July 4 and Monday July 5 from 12 noon – 5 pm. For ticket purchase please visit www.monmouthhistory.org.