Most Mercer County government offices, including all branches of the Mercer County Library System, will be closed today, April 2, 2021, in observance of Good Friday. County government offices will reopen – with visits by appointment only – on Monday, April 5. Information on visiting county offices and facilities, including hours of operation and contact information, can be found here.

The following County offices and facilities will remain open: Trenton-Mercer Airport (except for administrative offices), Correction Center, Sheriff’s Office and the Emergency Services Communication Center.

Howell Living History Farm, which is operated by the Mercer County Park Commission, will be closed Good Friday and Easter Sunday, but will be open for programming Saturday. Mercer County Stables will be open Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Saturday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., but will be closed Sunday. Park Commission administrative offices will be closed Friday. Tulpehaking Nature Center remains closed to the public, but patrons are invited to participate in self-guided nature activities on the Park Commission’s DIY Nature Programs page. The Mercer County Tennis Center, County golf courses and Wildlife Center will have regular hours Friday through Sunday.

For more information on Park Commission facilities, visit

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