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Girl and her father at the St. Patricks Day parade waving

The Irish – More than just a parade

January 1, 1970

Celebrate the Irish in Morristown General George Washington brought the Continental Army to Morristown, New Jersey, for two winters, in 1777 and again in 1779-1780. The second winter encampment took place at Jockey Hollow, today part of Morristown National Historical

Black History in Morris County

January 1, 1970

Deepen your understanding of Morris County’s Black history Every February since 1926, Black History has been celebrated in America. That year historian Carter G. Woodson created Negro History Week, which evolved into Black History Month. Woodson selected the second week

Historic Highlights of our 39 Towns

January 1, 1970

Celebrating NJ’s 350th: Diversity – Innovation -Patriotism Morris Plains: Innovation: Homer Calvin Davenport, one of the most influential and highly paid political cartoonists of his time, is credited with establishing the flag-festooned Uncle Sam as the enduring personification of America.

Top 10 Activities for Kids In Morris County This Summer

January 1, 1970

What is ripe at our farms!

January 1, 1970

The gardens are ready  and overflowing with delicious fruits and vegetables – here’s what is ready to pick or purchase at our local favorites: Stony Hill – Strawberries Wightman – Strawberries, Peaches Alstede – Raspberries, Strawberries, Summer Squash (Green Zucchini,

Celebrating Women's History in Morris County

Celebrating Women’s History Month

January 1, 1970

Morris County women have contributed greatly to the history of Morris County, the state and the nation. Making strides and assuming leadership positions, they helped pave new roads for future generations of American women. We thank the Morris County Heritage

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Black History in Morris County

January 1, 1970

Deepen your understanding of Morris County’s Black history Every February since 1926, Black History has been celebrated in America. That year historian Carter G. Woodson created Negro History Week, which evolved into Black History Month. Woodson selected the second week

Top 10 Activities for Kids In Morris County This Summer

January 1, 1970

What is ripe at our farms!

January 1, 1970

The gardens are ready  and overflowing with delicious fruits and vegetables – here’s what is ready to pick or purchase at our local favorites: Stony Hill – Strawberries Wightman – Strawberries, Peaches Alstede – Raspberries, Strawberries, Summer Squash (Green Zucchini,

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]