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Gingerbread House Workshop

Celebrate the holiday season at the Museum of Early Trades & Crafts! METC staff will guide participants in constructing their very own gingerbread house. All materials, including candy to decorate, will be provided. For all ages. No charge for adults

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Candlelight Open House

Take a break from holiday shopping to step back in time. FREE with museum admission. RSVP: [email protected]

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NJ Animals from Past to Present

Join one of METC’s educators as we explore the animals that roamed New Jersey 200 years ago and today! Each class will feature a different animal native to New Jersey, with related crafts and stories. This month: Red Cardinal. For

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Annual George and Martha Washington Tea

Please join the Washington Association of NJ for its annual George and Martha Washington Tea. The Holiday Tea is the perfect way for you and your friends and family to start your holiday festivities. Delicious tea fare will be served

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NJ Women Vote: Alice Paul and the Fight for Women’s Suffrage

The Boonton Historical Society Presents: NJ WOMEN VOTE – Alice Paul and the Fight for Women’s Suffrage Next year marks the centennial of women’s suffrage in the United States. Why did it take so long and how did we finally

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A talk by Joel Farkas

The November meeting of the North Jersey American Revolution Round Table (NJARRT) will take place at 7pm on Thursday, the 14th when the speaker will be Joel Farkas. Mr. Farkas’ topic is “Remembering the American Revolution” which explores our collective

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The Story of the Final Year of the American Civil War

Author S.C. Gwynne will talk about his latest work, Hymns of the Republic: The Story of the Final Year of the American Civil War, Thursday, November 14 at 7:00 p.m. sharp, in the Reference Wing of the Morristown and Morris

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Early Veterans Dedication at the Whippany Burying Yard

You are invited to join an early Veterans Day to honor those who fought in America’s first wars, including one waged before the United States’ birth. The Burying Yard is the historic crown jewel of Morris County, serving as a

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Curator’s Tour

Join F.M. Kirby Curator of Collections Ryan Hyman for a tour of Thomas Nast Follows Giuseppe Garibaldi in Italy. FREE with museum admission and for members.

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America’s Most Influential Journalist: The Life, Times and Legacy of Thomas Nast

Join Nast scholar and Lincoln Prize winner John Adler as he previews his forthcoming biography of Thomas Nast. Reception to follow. FREE with museum admission and for members.

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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]