Take part in the Dey Mansion's salute to General George Washington and learn more about the country's first president through presentations. A light lunch and refreshments will be served and admission is $15 per attendee. Reservations are required and can be made through the Dey Mansion website. Admission is $15 per attendee. This event is […]
Celebrate the 288th anniversary of Washington’s Birthday at Historic New Bridge Landing, where General George Washington made his headquarters in September 1780, when Continental troops encamped between Van Saun Park in River Edge and Soldier Hill Road in Oradell. Enjoy performances at 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. with the Tricorne Dancers with dance mistress Denise […]
Friends of Monmouth Battlefield marks Washington's birthday with a minute-by-minute accounting of his actions during the June 28, 1778 Battle of Monmouth. Join the program on February 23 at 2 PM at the Visitor Center Auditorium in Monmouth Battlefield State Park. For more information visit the Friends of Monmouth Battlefield website.
Sunday, January 31 – Virtual Travel Vicariously with Ocean County Historical Society Join Dr. Jeff Schenker and his historian friend and fellow traveler, George O’Donnell, on January 31, 2021 at 2:00 PM. They will be our guides via Zoom to many of the fascinating Presidential sites they’ve visited in the United States. These super-knowledgeable history lovers will […]
On Wednesday, February 10 at one of the clock in the afternoon (that's 1:00 pm to those of you in 2021), YOU are cordially invited to join us for a FREE Virtual VIP Tour of Mount Vernon, the historic home of General & President George Washington in Virginia, with an expert curator, tailored especially with […]
Acorn Hall, Morris County Historical Society February 14th 1:30pm Join Curator of Collections Anne Motto for a look at our collection of Presidential Inauguration invitations and State of the Union Addresses spanning from Eisenhower to Obama that will be on special display.
Historic New Bridge Landing is open for Washington's Birthday, visit 3 Jersey-Dutch Sandstone Houses. The Tricorne Dance Ensemble which is under the direction of dance mistress Denise Piccino will be performing a 30-minute program in the state historic 1752 Steuben House at 1:15 pm, 2:15 pm, and 3:15 pm. The program will celebrate General Washington […]
The Heritage Trail Association, Inc. will hold their signature tour in 2022! Following CDC guidelines, instead of 6 tours/day, HTA will offer only 4. Visit the sites of the 1778-79 Winter Cantonment that are still in their original location, still open to the public and lived in by George Washington, General Greene, General Knox, General […]
Feb 20, 2022 (Sun) Program on “George Washington Minute by Minute at Monmouth” Held at 2 PM at the Visitor Center Auditorium.
Annual Meeting & Luncheon FEB 21ST, 2022, 11:30 AM Madison Hotel 1 Convent Road, Morristown, New Jersey 07960 Ticket Price: $75 (Meal Options) The Washington Association of New Jersey (WANJ) was founded to care for the Ford Mansion (Washington’s Headquarters 1779-1780) in Morristown which was bought at auction from Ford family descendants. Since donating the […]