Family Festivals

Seuss Family FestivaDr. Seuss Family Festival
Saturday, March 7
11:00AM – 4:00PM

Celebrate the birthday of one of the most beloved children’s author, Dr. Seuss. Enjoy these Seuss-inspired activities for the whole family:

• Mix up a batch of Oobleck
• Make Lorax and his Truffala tree
• Join in the LEGO-Seuss challenge
• Enjoy readings of Dr. Seuss classics by the Cat in the Hat
• Craft items you might find in a Dr. Seuss book
• Take in a performance of Seussology in our Theatre.

FREE for Members NON-MEMBERS: $7/CHILD, $10/ADULT
COMBO TICKET: INCLUDES FESTIVAL AND SEUSSOLOGY PERFORMANCE MEMBERS: $10/NON-MEMBERS: $15


Astro Day
Saturday, March 28
11:00AM – 4:00PM

Earthlings! Join the Morris Museum Astronomical Society in our own little corner of the cosmos for a day and evening of other worldly fun. Families will enjoy fun science activities throughout the day:

• Learn how to use a telescope
• Filtered solar observation
• Astronomy programs and lectures
• Family and child-friendly learning, activities and crafts
• 3-D view of planet Mars
• Create chromatography atmospheres
• See meteorites from the Museum’s permanent collection

FREE for Members NON-MEMBERS: $7/CHILD, $10/ADULT



Nano Day
Saturday, March 28
11:00AM – 4:00PM

Special nano science activities will be offered throughout the Museum.

FREE with Museum admission



Dino Day
Saturday, April 18
11:00AM-4:00PM

Travel back in time to pre-historic days when dinosaurs wandered the wilds of New Jersey.

• Play feed the T-Rex
• Hunt for fossils in a dig pit
• Construct a dino skeleton
• Make your own fossil
• Enjoy a dinosaur-inspired scavenger hunt
• Create a Prehistoric Dino landscape
• Make your own dinosaur hat
• See a performance of Jim West’s Dinosaurs in our Theatre

FREE FOR MEMBERS NON-MEMBERS: $7/CHILD, $10/ADULT
COMBO TICKET: INCLUDES FESTIVAL AND JIM WEST’S DINOSAURS! PERFORMANCE MEMBERS: $10/NON-MEMBERS: $15


Beyond Bollywood Family Festival
Saturday, May 9
11:00AM – 4:00PM

• Watch demonstrations on draping saris and henna tattooing
• Participate in a spelling bee
• Learn about traditional crafts
• Enjoy the Indian Magic Art Performance by Shreeyash Palshikar in our Theatre

FREE FOR MEMBERS NON-MEMBERS: $7/CHILD, $10/ADULT
COMBO TICKET: INCLUDES FESTIVAL AND BOLLYWOOD MAGIC SHOW MEMBERS: $10/NON-MEMBERS: $15

For more information, please email programs@morrismuseum.org