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  • Mandatory All Employee Staff Meeting

    The Visitor Center, Wick House, Museum and the Ford Mansion will be closed Friday Sept 5 from 11:30am to 2pm for a mandatory all employee meeting. Tours of the Ford Mansion will resume at 2pm. Sorry for the inconvience. Call 973-539-2016 ext.210 for info.

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  • 12/01/2012

    Location: Washington’s Headquarters Museum | Map Time: 1:15 PM to 1:45 PM,2:15 PM to 2:45 PM,3:15 PM to 3:45 PM Fee Information: $4.00 per Adult Contact Phone Number: 973 539-2016 x210

Why did George Washington choose Morristown for the winter encampment of 1779-80? Who organized the search for the best area? Learn about the people involved and the reasons for this area being chosen for the winter camp. 1:15pm, 2:15pm and 3:15pm at the Washington's Headquarters Museum