Home School Discovery Adventures

Home School children, ages 4-8, are invited to join us for our new Discovery Adventures Program.

Each adventure includes hands-on activities and gallery explorations. Programs run 45 minutes in length and begin promptly at 1:00PM. Please plan to arrive by 12:45 to check in.

Advanced registration is required.


For further information, contact Allison Ryan at or 973.971.3718


Cool Chemistry! Sponsored by BASF
Thursday, October 26, 1:00PM

Join us in celebrating National Chemistry Week in our BASF Kid’s Lab. The BASF Kid’s Lab is a global program for children to raise their interest in chemistry through safe and engaging, hands-on experiments. The students will be introduced to the super science world. This Home School Discovery Program is made possible in part by BASF.

If you already have a BASF backpack, please bring your goggles and apron with you.

Members: FREE (Adults and Children)
Non-members: FREE with Museum admission


Photo Credit: BASF Lab at the Morris Museum.

Animals of the Amazon
Thursday, November 30, 1:00PM

Take a trip to the Amazon Rainforest with the Morris Museum. Students will learn about the diversity of the rainforest and the animals that live there. Students will investigate the endangered and extinct animals of the Amazon rain forest as well as how the students can help protect the rainforest and its animals. The program includes an activity on the rainforest in the classroom.

Members: $10 per child/Adults FREE
Non-Members: $10 per person entering the Museum.*

*Adults who are dropping off their child/children for the program will not be charged a fee unless they are entering the Museum.