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A Brief History
Manasquan was first settled as part of Shrewsbury in the late 1600's. It takes it name, "Man-A-Squaw-Han" (stream of the island of squaws) from the Lenni Lenape Indians who were summer visitors here for hundreds of years.

An Ideal Summer Resort
Because of its prime Central Jersey seashore location and good climate, Manasquan has been an ideal summer resort and year round residence for centuries. Broad, clean sandy beaches and sparkling clear surf assure swimmers and sunbathers the ultimate in refreshing relaxation. Nature's generosity in providing an abundance of fish has created a veritable paradise for surf and deep sea fishing.

Accommodations
Manasquan has an abundance of rental accommodations for families and groups. Many cottages are available at the beach area on a weekly, monthly or seasonal basis, and most of these accommodations are strictly summer in character. Reservations can be made in local surrounding towns and at major motel and hotels. The Manasquan Chamber of Commerce (908-223-8303) will guide you to these accommodations.

The Community Atmosphere
The high moral standards established by the community's founders and maintained throughout the years, insure a wholesome environment. More and more facilities are recognizing that this atmosphere, coupled with the excellent schools, churches and friendly people, male Manasquan a perfect spot for a permanent residence. In adition to one mile of oceanfront beaches, there is a complete and thriving business community, all centered around a small town, main street atmosphere. The center has a variety of stores, shops and services that meet the requirements of the entire family.

Manasquan has a fine high and elementary school, with an excellent physical plant, varied curriculums, and a wide range of extracurricular activities. Manasquan has always been "A school to be Reckoned With", with itsmany sports programs.


Manasquan Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 365
Manasquan, NJ 08736
732-223-8303

Exit 98 - Route 34 South to 524(spur) into Manasquan


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