Road work on Washington Place Friday Sept 26th to Wednesday Oct 1st weather permitting
Expect delays arriving to Washington's HQ and Ford Mansion due to roadwork and repaving of Washington Place. Give yourself more time to arrive for tours of the Ford Mansion. Call 973-539-2016 ext.210 for updates if needed
Mandatory All Employee Staff Meeting on Friday October 3rd
The Visitor Center, Wick House, Museum and the Ford Mansion will be closed Friday Oct 3rd from 9am to 11am for a mandatory all employee meeting. Tours of the Ford Mansion will resume at 11am. Sorry for the inconvience. Call 973-539-2016 ext.210 for info.
Calling all Girl Scouts! Lend a hand and earn the Resource Stewardship Scout Ranger Patch
How to Earn Your Certificate or Patch:
At Morristown National Historical Park you must participate in an educational program or volunteer service/action project and earn your Girl Scout Ranger certificate or patch.
To Earn Your Certificate: you must participate in 5 hours of an educational program, a volunteer service, or an action project.
Once you are finished you can download your certificate at the main National Park Service website here:
*Use of the certificate is on the honor system, as the certificate should only be downloaded after contributing five hours to project.
To Earn Your Patch: you must participate in 10 hours of an educational program, a volunteer service, or an action project.
Did You Know?
That Herbert Hoover signed the legislation to create Morristown National Historical Park. But it was under Franklin D. Roosevelt's "Works Progress Administration" that the Washington's Headquarters Museum was built.