The Historical Society of The Somerset Hills exists to preserve the history of Bedminster Township, Bernards Township, Bernardsville, Far Hills and Peapack-Gladstone. In addition to sponsoring local events and speakers on the area's historical heritage, the Society maintains and operates the Brick Academy, a former schoolhouse and municipal building. The Society houses a library and museum, with further archives available online. Volunteer opportunities are available to all, with special programs for teens to receive training and school credit.
- Hours: Museum hours: Sun, 2pm - 4pm (except Summer and Holidays). Library hours: first and third Wednesdays, 9:30am - noon, or by appointment
- Parking: Free lot
- Annual dues: Student: $5; individual: $20; family: $30; senior citizen (individual): $10; senior citizen (family): $15; life member: $500