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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.


National Parks are America's most sacred natural and cultural resources. You can take an active role in preserving these places by making a donation.

If you wish to help Morristown National Historical Park with projects and operations, there a few ways to help.

For more information on direct donations and how they help, please contact Park Superintendent at 973-539-2016 ext. 200 or e-mail us.

  • You can make a tax deductible gift directly to the park by sending a check made payable to National Park Service:

    Morristown National Historical Park
    ATTN: Superintendent
    30 Washington Place
    Morristown, NJ 07960

    Your check will be deposited in a government donation account to support park programs. Donations with restrictions unfortunately cannot be accepted.

  • You may also make a donation through The Washington Association of New Jersey, a tax-exempt, non-profit corporation that helps support preservation, education and interpretation programs.

    Checks made payable to The Washington Association of New Jersey can be mailed to:

    Washington Association of New Jersey
    P.O. Box 1473
    Morristown, NJ 07962

    The WANJ may be able to accommodate some restricted giving.

Did You Know?

George Washington by Gilbert Stuart

George Washington lost his first tooth at 22. Over the next 35 years he lost all but one of the rest of his teeth. Dentures made for him were carved from hippopotamus, walrus, or elephant ivory or other teeth. Washington was buried wearing dentures made by dentist John Greenwood.