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Visit seven historic sites in Morris County over three days with one ticket. All sites will have special programming and exhibits, and are authentically decorated for Christmas.

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Holly Walk 2019-December 6, 7, 8

December 6, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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One event on December 7, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on December 8, 2019 at 12:00 pm

Holly Walk returns to Morris County with seven historic sites; all will be authentically decorated for Christmas.  Gift shops will be loaded with holiday merchandise. Special programming, music, exhibits and refreshments will be offered. The event takes place over three days this year.

Sites open on Friday night will feature candle-lit tours.  On Saturday, December 7, all sites will be open 10 am to 4 pm. On Sunday, December 8, times of operation vary.  Holly Walk participants are: Macculloch Hall, the Ford Mansion at Morristown National Historical Park, Historic Speedwell, Schuyler-Hamilton House, Stickley Museum, Museum of Early Trades & Crafts and Acorn Hall.

Your ticket is good all three days. You must plan to drive and park at the sites, although some are walkable. No transportation is provided to or between the sites.

Tickets on sale at Macculloch Hall for $35:  Friday from 4 to 8 pm and Saturday from 10 am to 1 pm

Online ticket purchases $30 until December 5

Online ticket purchases $35 on December 6, 7 and 8

Download a printable Holly Walk map

Sites and Hours:

Hours of Operation:
Friday, Dec 6 (4 pm to 8 pm): Macculloch Hall – Ford Mansion – Acorn Hall

Saturday, Dec 7 (10 am to 4 pm): All sites open

Sunday, Dec 8: All sites open, hours vary

Ford Mansion: Noon to 5 pm                                           Acorn Hall: 1 pm to 4 pm
Historic Speedwell: Noon to 4 pm                                  Macculloch Hall: 1pm to 4 pm
Stickley Museum: Noon to 4 pm                                     Schuyler-Hamilton House: 1 pm to 4 pm
Museum of Early Trades & Crafts : Noon to 5 pm

Dear Holly Walker: Plan your visits after reviewing these program highlights:
FRIDAY NIGHT:
Acorn Hall welcomes Mrs. Santa Claus and her friends conducting tours in costume while seasonal musical favorites will be played on the piano from 6:30 pm to 8 pm
Macculloch Hall exhibit on Thomas Nast tracing the evolution of Santa Claus’ image (+Sat/Sun)

SATURDAY DAY:
Washington Headquarters Museum/Ford Mansion “Holiday Festival of Music” Concert Maestro Robert Butts and pianist Peter Toth at 1 pm
Stickley Museum hosts contemporary jewelry artisan Sheila Fernekes during an open house
Museum of Early Trades & Crafts hosts local artisans making and selling holiday crafts plus refreshments (+Sun)
Historic Speedwell Currier & Ives Exhibit with dancing, caroling and photos in an antique sleigh (+Sun)
Schuyler-Hamilton House to feature dramatic moments from the Colonial era (+Sun)

SUNDAY DAY:
Stickley Museum hosts apiarist Patti Campbell demonstrating beeswax edibles and cosmetics and guided tours from Noon to 4 pm on the quarter hour

Details

Date:
December 6, 2019
Time:
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
$30.00
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/holly-walk-2019-dec-67-8-tickets-75174475881

Organizer

Morris County Tourism Bureau
Phone:
973-631-5151
Email:
cbarkin@morristourism.org
Website:
morristourism.org

Venue

Morris County Tourism Bureau
6 Court Street
Morristown, NJ
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Morris County, located 30 miles west of NYC, is home to some of America’s most important history and culture just waiting for you to explore. Start by walking in the footsteps of Revolutionary icons such as George Washington and Alexander Hamilton, then pick apples right off the tree at one of our verdant farms and end your day having a delicious dinner; discover how to make my weekend Morris County!
6 Court St. Morristown, NJ 07960
Phone: 973-631-5151
Leslie Bensley Photo of Jane Joe Executive Director at Morris County Tourism Bureau
6 Court St. Morristown, NJ 07960
973-631-5151 [email protected]