Dinosaur Den

Find out what New Jersey looked like 65 million years ago and learn about the lives of dinosaurs. Here, visitors can touch a real dinosaur egg, follow dinosaur tracks, make a dinosaur track rubbing, and hear the simulated sound of a honking Hadrosaur. Using various clues and fossils, such as footprints, fossilized eggs, and dinosaur teeth,…

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Science

Geology The Museum’s geology collection is its largest collection and is regarded as one of the best in New Jersey. The collection focuses largely on specimens from New Jersey with a 100 percent representation of New Jersey minerals including Franklin and Watchung Mountain materials and an outstanding micro mount collection. The rock collection is maintained…

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Wish List

Thank you for your interest in supporting the Museum. The generous support of many individuals like you has helped make the Morris Museum the vibrant center for arts, science, and theatre that it is today. The Morris Museum welcomes gifts of any size. The following Wish List identifies future projects and programs. These are examples of the…

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Outreach Programs

Let us bring the Morris Museum to you! The Morris Museum, a leading cultural and educational institution, offers outreach programs in the sciences, humanities, and fine arts. All programs are designed to allow students to experience learning in an interactive way using museum artifacts and reproductions. Several programs incorporate PowerPoint presentations. To submit a request…

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Gallery Tours

Make the Morris Museum your classroom! Book a guided tour of one the Museum’s permanent or special exhibitions!

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Centennial Campaign

100 Years of Excellence and Innovation Planning Our Tomorrow Starts Today From its inception in a curio cabinet in the Morristown Neighborhood House in 1913 to the move in 1963 to its current home in the former Frelinghuysen Mansion, the Morris Museum has been serving the community and the surrounding region through thought provoking exhibitions,…

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Family Fun Days

In conjunction with the “Beyond Bollywood” exhibition, we are holding a Family Festival on Saturday, May 9. Join us for an Indian Magic Show, an Indian Dance Performance, and more!

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Birthday Parties

Celebrate at the Morris Museum! The Morris Museum provides a fun and safe party room. Parents/Sponsors provide the party refreshments and any special favors or decorations. Choose from our party packages below. Book your party by calling Emma Fredericks at 973.971.3740 or emailing [email protected] For further information, check out these Frequently Asked Questions.   Photo Credit: Sabrina’s Birthday…

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