Discover history in your own back yard

Contact: Carol Barkin at cbarkin@morristourism.org

Backstage Tour at The Shakespeare Theatre of NJ Support Facility:

Saturday, April 21 at 11 am  3 Vreeland Road, Florham Park (limited to 25)

Tickets:  $20 pp

Purchase tickets online

2018 Summer Walking Tour* Series:

2018 Summer Tour Schedule         “Discover Morris”

June 16 at 11 am Discover Morristown: People and Places

June 23 at 9:30 am Discover The Seeing Eye

June 30 at 11 am Discover Victorian Morristown

July 7 at 11 am Discover Morristown: People and Places

July 14 at 11 am Discover Victorian Morristown

July 21 at 10 am Discover Colonial Morristown

July 28 at 10 am Discover American Presidents and First Ladies

August 4 at 11 am Discover Victorian Morristown

August 11 at 10 am Discover Colonial Morristown

*All walking tours except July 28

Call for more info:  973-631-5151

Standard Tours for Summer and Fall

  • $15.00 per person
  • Advanced reservation and payment required

Custom Group Tour

  • $15.00 per person, per hour
  • $50 deposit plus a $50.00 nonrefundable set-up fee due at time of booking
  • Includes arrangements, custom materials and itinerary
  • Minimum of 10 people

Group Tours

  • $15.00 – $20.00 per person
  • Advanced reservation and payment required
Group of individuals outside of historic home

Morris County National Landmark site:  The Thomas Nast House a.k.a. Villa Fontana

Download the Self-Guided Historic Morristown Walking Tour:  Walking Tour brochure

TOUR TOPICS

  • Architecture of Morristown Churches
  • Bones and Stones: Graveyard Tours
  • Gilded Age Morristown
  • It’s the Most Wonderful Times of the Year…in Morris County
  • Morristown in Three Centuries
  • Secrets and Lore of Morristown ‘s Historic District
  • The Morristown Green and LEED Certified Buildings
  • Thomas Nast: America’s Image Maker
  • Victorian Morristown
  • The History of the Seeing Eye
  • Alexander and Eliza Hamilton:  A Match Made in Morristown
  • Visiting Morris County

SPEAKER PRESENTATIONS

The Tourism Bureau can liven up your meeting or event with live presentations about attractions and the history of Morris County.

MCTB Members:

  • $100.00 up to one hour, $75 each additional hour
  • Includes customization and travel time and expense
  • $50 deposit due at time of booking

Non-Members:

  • $150.00 up to one hour, $100 each additional hour
  • Includes customization and travel time and expense
  • $50 deposit due at time of booking
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 lbensley@morristourism.org