Monmouth County Clerk Archives Division

As of 7/15/20: The Monmouth County Archives Division is open to the public by appointment only, Monday to Friday from 1 to 4 p.m. To schedule an appointment, please call the Archives at 732-308-3771. For more information, please click here.

Lower Level of the Monmouth County Library Headquarters
125 Symmes Drive
Manalapan, NJ 07726

Phone: 732-308-3771
Fax: 732-780-4458

For Scheduling an Appointment
Shelagh Reilly, Administrative Assistant
Phone: 732-308-3771 ext. 7

For Reference Questions
Mary Hussey, Reference Archivist
Phone: 732-308-3771 ext. 2

For Other Questions
Patrick Caiazzo, Records Manager
Phone: 732-308-3771 ext. 3773

Hours Open for Public Research:

Monday – Friday
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.


From Trenton via Route 33
Route 33 to Manalapan. In Manalapan, road will divide.
Bear right onto ramp (sign will say Freehold Business District).
After ramp, continue on 33 past Freehold Raceway Mall to Route 9.
At the intersection of Route 33 and Route 9, make left onto Route 9 North.
Take Route 9 North for 3 lights.
Just before 3rd light, take jug handle for “Symmes Drive/Ryan Rd”.
Stay to your left in jug handle and make left at stop sign.
Cross over Route 9 onto Symmes Drive.
From New Brunswick via Route 18
Route 18 to Route 9 South
Take Route 9 South for approximately 5 miles to Symmes Drive jug handle (soon after Goodyear Tires).
Take jug handle and bear right onto Symmes Drive.
From the Garden State Parkway (North)
GSP to Exit 123 (Route 9 South)
Take Route 9 South to the Symmes Drive jug handle (soon after Goodyear Tires).
The Library is approximately 5 miles south of the Rts 9 and 18 junction
Go into jug handle and bear right onto Symmes Drive.
From the Garden State Parkway and Route 18 (South and East)
G.S.P. North to Route 18 North
Route 18 North to Route 79 South (Freehold exit)
Go to the first traffic light on Route 79 and make a right on Ryan Road.
Ryan Road will cross over Route 9 at which time it will change into Symmes Drive.
From Kingston via Route 522
Route 522 to Route 9 North. Follow directions from Trenton above.