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Washington's 1779-1780 Headquarters in winter.  A large white house with a center door surrounded by several trees and snow.
Ford Mansion - The winter headquarters for General George Washington during the winter of 1779/1780.


Please check our Operating Hours and Seasons page, for more information and our current hours. The following are currently OPEN:

  • The Washington's Headquarters Museum and Jockey Hollow Visitor Center are open Thursday-Sunday from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
  • All portions of the Jockey Hollow Tour Road, including the Soldier Huts and New York Brigade Comfort Station. Note: the Western Avenue gate of Jockey Hollow closes one half hour before closing.
  • All 27 miles of hiking trails. Note: If you are planning to hike the Passaic River Trail in the New Jersey Brigade section of the park, the bridge over the river was washed out by Tropical Storm Ida. Plans are underway to reconstruct it within a year. Equestrian trail use (5 trailer spaces at the visitor center parking lot only)

  • Restroom facilities

The Ford Mansion is CLOSED due to renovation/restoration work.

Note that the park's public buildings close earlier than the park grounds.


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Last updated: June 18, 2024

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30 Washington Place
Morristown, NJ 07960


973.539.2016 x210
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