We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Lyndhurst Historical Society - Little Red Schoolhouse

400 Riverside Ave, Lyndhurst, NJ 07071-2322
+1 201-804-2513
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Hidden Gem that should be visited more

The Little Red Schoolhouse is a unique little museum and historical society for the town of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Justin W
,
Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey
First Known Public School System in Bergen County (NJ)

Continuing my exploration of places to see in my area, I came across the Little Red Schoolhouse... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2016
QuentB
,
Elmwood Park, New Jersey
Read all 6 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good67%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
4 weeks ago
“Hidden Gem that should be visited more”
10 Jul 2016
“First Known Public School System in Bergen County (NJ)”
LOCATION
400 Riverside Ave, Lyndhurst, NJ 07071-2322
CONTACT
Website
+1 201-804-2513
Write a ReviewReviews (6)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Filter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Little Red Schoolhouse is a unique little museum and historical society for the town of Lyndhurst, NJ. It is one of the original school houses of the town built in the town and was used until 1980 which was interesting. The museum is set...More

Thank Justin W
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Continuing my exploration of places to see in my area, I came across the Little Red Schoolhouse. I have probably driven & been driven by this area countless of times & never noticed this school or the historical significance of it. It's right across the...More

Thank QuentB
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 23 April 2014

This school is great to learn about the history of the school. Readily available information for those who ask. Historians on site to answer any questions you have. One portion of the schoolhouse had mannequins of 2 teachers and students in a little classroom setting...More

3  Thank ravenr
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 20 August 2013

This place is a perfect description of how schools were years ago where everything happened in one room. Te placeis pretty much intact children will learn that in those years children had to work before they went to school as well as study after. There...More

4  Thank Neri O
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 29 July 2013

WOW! to think that school was so much like "little house on the prairie" is funny. This school is just that, only cuter. It is a great place to visit to step back in time and appreciate the smaller things in life. This takes you...More

3  Thank beentheredonethat92
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 21 June 2013

This was a amazing brief walk into history. The original school house is something that I have never experienced before. The display was to commemorate past military members of the United States and its allies. The information given by the members of the folks that...More

3  Thank Darlene S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Lyndhurst Hotels
La Quinta Inn & Suites Clifton / Rutherford
621 reviews
1.39 km away
Rodeway Inn
14 reviews
1.96 km away
Renaissance Meadowlands Hotel
272 reviews
2.54 km away
Courtyard Lyndhurst Meadowlands
408 reviews
2.54 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Queen Margherita
148 reviews
.84 km away
Aromi Di Napoli
50 reviews
.82 km away
Michael's Riverside
45 reviews
.42 km away
Thistle Restaurant
26 reviews
.98 km away
Nearby Attractions
Brunswick Zone
7 reviews
1.56 km away
Nutley Public Library
13 reviews
2.11 km away
Medieval Times
584 reviews
2.44 km away
Meadowlands Museum
6 reviews
2.53 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Lyndhurst Historical Society - Little Red Schoolhouse staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Membership_Slide_Up_Placement_on_Attraction_Review
Get 10% off your next tour or activity booking.
Valid for new TripAdvisor sign-ups only.
Join TripAdvisor