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.
The following NPS and other educator resources include federal, state and local agencies, environmental and historical education organizations and other sources of valuable information and guidance for teachers. Click on the links below for more details,
Honored places: the national park service Teacher's guide to the American revolution http://www.nps.gov/revwar/educational_resources/teachers.html
The NPS interpretation and education webpage at: www.nps.gov/learn
Teaching with historic places(TWHP) www.nps.gov/history/nr/twhp
Federal resources for educational excellence, teaching and learning resources from federal agencies http://free.ed.gov/
Did You Know?
Washington stayed at Arnold Tavern in Morristown, NJ from January to May of 1777