George Washington’s Birthday Celebration

Washington Crossing State Park Washington Crossing State Park, Washington Crossing, New Jersey

The Johnson Ferry House at Washington Crossing State Park, New Jersey, cordially invites all interested public to a Washington’s Birthday Celebration, Saturday, February 17 from 1 to 4 pm to commemorate the birthday of our nation’s first president. In the parlor, listen to country fiddle music and find out some well- known and not so […]

Free

Free Winter History Videos

The Visitor Center Museum presents “Winter History Videos” this month. Each video interprets the many layers of the American Revolution. Come spend a warm winter afternoon with us at 2:00pm every Saturday here at the Museum. Open to all, please call 609-737-0623 for more information. Today: John and Abigail: Love and Liberty. This 45 minute video […]

Free

Tending the Wounded: The Role of the Revolutionary War Nurse

Washington Crossing State Park Washington Crossing State Park, Washington Crossing, New Jersey

Leslie Bramlett, Historical Interpreter at the Old Barracks Museum will present a lecture at the State Park's Visitor Center Museum, “Tending the Wounded: The Role of the Revolutionary War Nurse.” She’ll discuss Revolutionary War nursing, emphasizing women in military service and African and Native American medical practices of the 18th century used by them. More info at […]

“Travels with Darley: Revolutionary Road” at New Jersey Historic Sites, Event at the Morris Museum on February 18

Morris Museum 6 Normandy Heights Road, Morristown, NJ, United States

The Morris Museum will be hosting a premiere screening of the Morristown- and Princeton-focused episodes of “Travels with Darley: Revolutionary Road Trip New Jersey” and a sneak preview of a third episode on Sunday, February 18 at 2 p.m. This event is presented in partnership with Morris County Economic Development Alliance and Tourism Bureaus’ 250th […]

10$

Washington Association of New Jersey 150th Annual: History Rediscovered

Madison Hotel, Morristown 1 Convent Road, Morristown, New Jersey

Rediscover History at the Washington Association of New Jersey's 150th Annual Meeting and Luncheon, February 19, 2024, at the Madison Hotel, Morristown, New Jersey. The event begins with a social hour at 11:30 a.m., followed by the luncheon with a choice of Roast Rib of Beef, Chicken Francaise, or a Vegetarian option. Delve into the […]

$100

Free Winter History Videos

Washington Crossing State Park Washington Crossing State Park, Washington Crossing, New Jersey

The Visitor Center Museum presents “Winter History Videos” this month. Each video interprets the many layers of the American Revolution. Come spend a warm winter afternoon with us at 2:00pm […]

Free

Four Centuries of African American Soldiers

Four Centuries of African American Soldiers is a weekend-long living history program in February that tells the heroic stories of America's black warriors spanning four hundred years until today. The program includes authentic military artifacts, re-enactors, and military veterans sharing their own personal stories. During the program, guests will have the opportunity to explore the […]

Washington’s Birthday

Historic New Bridge Landing 1201 Main Street, River Edge, New Jersey

Come celebrate Washington’s Birthday with the Bergen County Historical Society on Sunday, February 25th 1 pm- 4:30 pm at Historic New Bridge Landing. 1201 Main Street, River Edge NJ. The Tricorne Dance Ensemble which is under the direction of dance mistress Denise Piccino will be performing an hour-long program that will celebrate General Washington through […]

12$

Heritage Partner Workshop

Washington's Headquarters Museum 30 Washington Place, Morristown, NJ, United States

Join us at the Washington's Headquarters Museum for our Heritage Partner Workshop on March 5, 2024! This workshop is geared toward addressing volunteer needs, visitor readiness, and programming. This workshop will allow participants to flesh out their program and exhibit ideas with professionals in a “speed consulting” session. These professionals include Paul Soltis (Wallace House […]

55$