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Stories and Tips Ocean Grove

A Brief History

Written by Colleen on 12 Sep, 2000

Ocean Grove was established by a religious group called The Ocean Grove Camp Meeting Association in 1869. Great Auditorium (built in 1894) is used for religious services and concerts and seats 10,000 people. Today, Ocean Grove is a summer seashore resort. Year-round the town is…Read More

The Strangeness of this Town

Written by pixie on 12 Aug, 2000

Even the first people who settled the area seemed somewhat strange. Instead of houses, they lived in tents and made a large gathering/church area out of huge tree timbers that was open-air. Since Ocean Grove is still owned by the church, it has…Read More

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