Building Exterior

The Guggenheim Mansion, completed in 1905,  is located at the corner of Norwood and Cedar Avenues in West Long Branch, New Jersey.  This was the summer home of Murry and Leonie Guggenheim and their family.  On September 9, 1960, the Guggenheim Foundation conveyed the estate to Monmouth University (then Monmouth College).  The following year, on September 24, 1961, the Murry and Leonie Guggenheim Memorial Library was dedicated.