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Reporting on the Atlantic City Historical Museum:

Vincent Jackson, "Opening of Chicken Bone Beach exhibit stirs memories in Atlantic City," Press of Atlantic City, 14 February 2015.

"'Boardwalk Empire' props on display at Atlantic City Historical Museum," Atlantic City Weekly, 30 October 2014.

"Miss Delaware makes donation to Atlantic City Historical Museum," Atlantic City Weekly, 18 September 2014.

Steven Lemongello, "Garden Pier reopens after Sandy shutdown," Press of Atlantic City, 20 June 2014.

John Russo, "Smithsonian sports exhibit opens in A.C.," Press of Atlantic City, 24 March 2014.

Caitlin Honan, "Experts on Atlantic City to detail life in resort during Roaring '20s," Press of Atlantic City, 10 October 2012.

Ray Schweibert, "Exploring the 1920s in Atlantic City," Atlantic City Weekly, 3 October 2012.

Lou Perri, "AC Historical Museum opens,", 29 August 2012.

Jeff Schwachter, "Garden Pier re-Opens," Atlantic City Weekly, 28 August 2012.

Emily Previti and David Simpson, "Atlantic City Historical Museum reopens on Garden Pier with new displays, improved ocean view," Press of Atlantic City, 28 August 2012.

"Library to manage Atlantic City Historical Museum," Shore News Today, 28 August 2012.


What others are saying about The Atlantic City Experience:

"Maureen Sherr Frank, the executive director of the Atlantic City Free Public Library, is pushing exactly this idea - a new, interactive museum that would do justice to the city's past and that would be called The Atlantic City Experience." - Press of Atlantic City, 11 July 2011.

"But the archivists’ true dream is the proposed “Atlantic City Experience,” a new museum that would include digital displays and provide a fully immersive atmosphere." - Press of Atlantic City, 5 July 2011.

"The Atlantic City Free Public Library's special presentation of 'The Atlantic City Experience' continues to impress through its on-site displays and through the library's Web site" - AC Weekly, 19 January 2011.

"The Atlantic City Experience website,, provides some of the extensive resources contained in the library's Alfred M. Heston Collection of books, photographs, postcards, audio, video, digital files and memorabilia pertaining to the city's history." - Shore News Today, 29 December 2010.

"The Atlantic City Free Public Library is telling a story about the places, people and events that shaped the city with 'The Atlantic City Experience.'" - Press of Atlantic City, Hometown edition (AC), 15 December 2010.

"The A.C. Library launches a new Web site that supports the library's program of exhibits and educational programs designed to promote the city's past and catch the wave of interest "Boardwalk Empire" has brought." - AC Weekly, 3 December 2010.


Reporting on The Atlantic City Experience:

Martin DeAngelis, "Atlantic City Library archivist plays key role in providing background for HBO show 'Boardwalk Empire,'" Press of Atlantic City, 16 September 2012.

William Sokolic, "'Experience' in the works," Courier-Post Atlantic City Gaming, Destinations & Diversions, 22 December 2011, p. 2.

Vincent Jackson, "Atlantic City Forum Considers Ideas for Exhibiting City's Past in Proposed Museum," Press of Atlantic City, 15 December 2011.

Ray Schweibert, "Library Seeks Suggestions for New A.C. Museum," Atlantic City Weekly, 7 December 2011.

Emily Previti, "Atlantic City Free Public Library to Hold Forum on Plans for Museum," Press of Atlantic City, 5 December 2011.

William Sokolic, "'Boardwalk Empire' returns: A host of programs ushers in the new season," Courier-Post Atlantic City Gaming , Destinations & Diversions, 8 September 2011, p.2.

"New Atlantic City history musuem: A top priority," Press of Atlantic City [ed.], 11 July 2011.

Steven Lemongello, "Atlantic City Public Library prepares for renovation to archives department," Press of Atlantic City, 5 July 2011.

Caitlin Dineen, "Atlantic City seeking museum to showcase its experience," Press of Atlantic City, 3 June 2011.

Felicia Compian, "A.C. Library hosts a closer look at black history, 1920s 'Experience,'" Press of Atlantic City, Hometown edition (AC), 2 February 2011.

Mike Pritchard, "The Atlantic City Experience," AC Weekly, 3 December 2010.




The Atlantic City Experience was produced and is managed by The Atlantic City Free Public Library, a service of the City of Atlantic City.