07/04/2014Location: Morristown Green | Map Time: 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM Fee Information: free
Join us on Morristown Green on July 4th at 11:00 am for the reading of the Declaration of Independence.
For almost 30 years, Morristown National Historical Park has been commemorating Independence Day with a public reading of the Declaration of Independence. The celebration continues in 2014. The event includes fun activities for the whole family.
11:00 am - Musical entertainment, activities, picnicking
12:00 pm - NJ 350th anniversary proclamation
12:15 pm - Reading of the Declaration of Independence
12:45 pm - Tolling of the bells and musket firing
1:00 pm - Musical entertainment by Wire Harp and the Morris Music Men
1:30 pm - Free tours of the Presbyterian Church and graveyard
2:00 pm - Ribbon-cutting and tour of Fort Nonsense
Call 973-631-5152 for inclement weather information