MANALAPAN, NJ—Today, the $8 million visitor center for Monmouth Battlefield State Park in Manalapan, N.J. will host a keynote ceremony for the center, which will open to the public on Friday, June 14.

Located at 16 Business Route 33 in Manalapan, the visitor center will include interactive exhibits, artwork, timelines, maps and artifacts from the daylong battle. A souvenir and bookstore will also open to the public on Friday.

To celebrate the visitor center opening, nearly 1,000 re-enactors will participate in battle and encampment re-enactments.