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History Starts Here

Morristown National Historical Park
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Your journey through Morris County starts with America’s beginnings... and winds through four national historic landmarks, house museums and authentic sites that shaped our nation. Join the likes of George Washington, Alexander Hamilton and Gustav Stickley by walking in their footsteps - let the adventure begin here!


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American Revolution

Morristown Green

The heart and soul of Morristown […]

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American Revolution

Morristown National Historical Park

The nation's first “National Historical Park” […]

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Schuyler-Hamilton House

Betsy Schuyler meets her "Hamilton" […]

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Morris County and the American Revolution

Rich in historic lore, tradition, and awaiting your exploration is Mor […]

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Morris County Historic Timeline

History of Morris County […]

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Historic Speedwell

Ever wondered where smartphones come from? […]

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Macculloch Hall Historical Museum and Gardens

Period Rooms and a Secret Garden […]

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Ralston Cider Mill

The Story of Apple Jack and Jersey Lightning […]

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The Morris County Historical Society at Acorn Hall

Keeping our local history alive […]

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The Willows at Fosterfields

A Victorian jewel in the Washington Valley […]

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Morris County during the Industrial Revolution

In the years following the Revolutionary War, Morris County became a l […]

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Fosterfields Living Historical Farm

Country Estate Living at the Turn of the Century […]

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Gilded Age

Museum of Early Trades & Crafts

Focus on New Jersey Craftsmen and Artisans […]

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Gilded Age

The Seeing Eye

One of Morris County's most unique treasures---The Seeing Eye […]

Denville Stickley Chase

Gilded Age

The Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms

Gustav Stickley Lived Here […]

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Gilded Age

Whippany Railway Museum

The train is leaving the station! […]

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Gilded Age

Morris County during the Gilded Age to Today

By 1900 the nation's business and financial leaders, seeking escape fr […]

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