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  • Wednesday Closures

    From March 12th to May 21st, the Ford Mansion, Washington's Headquarters Museum, Jockey Hollow Visitor Center and Wick House will be closed on Wednesdays. This does not effect confirmed school groups. All park grounds will remain open. More »

Event Details

  • 08/24/2013

    Location: Washington's Headquarters Museum | Map Time: 1:30 PM to 2:00 PM,2:30 PM to 3:00 PM,3:30 PM to 4:00 PM Fee Information: $4.00 per Adult Contact Phone Number: 973-539-2016 x210

Jacob Ford Jr. was a founder of heavy metal, the casting and forging of iron. Cast iron was vital to the war effort. Join a Park Ranger and discover how Jacob's ironworks helped in the cause of liberty. 1:30pm, 2:30pm and 3:30pm at the Washington's Headquarters Museum.