The Union County Office of Cultural and Heritage Affairs promotes and develops public interest and participation in the arts and local, county and state history, and ensures that all residents have the opportunity to share in and benefit from the rich multi-cultural arts, history and historic resources in Union County.

Activities enhance quality of life, economic development, community revitalization, growth of cultural-heritage tourism and enhanced educational experiences for residents of all ages.

The Office of Cultural and Heritage Affairs is pleased to have received a Citation of Excellence from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts for achieving the highest standard of excellence as recognized by its peers, and for the eleventh consecutive year, designation as a Major Service Organization in recognition of its solid history of artistic excellence, substantial programming and broad public service as determined by its peers.