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The Morris County Tourism Bureau (MCTB) welcomes you to “Discover Morris County” and join us again for our annual summer walking tours and programs. Experience the rich history that Morris County has to offer with a knowledgeable guide. Tours last

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The Morris Canal at Drakesville Historic Park

July 27 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Morris County Tourism Bureau (MCTB) welcomes you to “Discover Morris County” and join us again for our annual summer walking tours and programs. Experience the rich history that Morris County has to offer with a knowledgeable guide.

Tours last approximately one hour. Tickets are $15.00 per person. Please pre-register and pre-pay online at Eventbrite.com or morristourism.org    Call the office at 973-631-5151 for more information.

Visit this nationally registered Historic District located near Lock 1 East of the Morris Canal (c. 1825). You’ll visit a restored Victorian home once belonging to the King family, and their adjacent General Store. The canal store is one of only two that have survived intact. Weigh yourself on the restored five-ton wagon scale. Optional after-program: iced tea on the porch with Morris Canal historian Brian Morrell fielding your questions.

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Date:
July 27
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
$15.00
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Venue

The Museums at Drakesville
2019 Main Street
Ledgewood, New Jersey 07852
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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]