Special Programs for Families

BOX OFFICE  973.971.3706


guinness-demonstrationDaily Live Demonstration:
Guinness Collection of Mechanical Musical Instruments and Automata
Every Tuesday – Sunday, 2:00PM
All Ages

Join us in the galleries for a historical overview and live demonstration of some of the mechanical musical instruments and automata from the Museum’s Murtogh D. Guinness Collection. This custom designed, 4300 sq.ft. permanent exhibit features 150 superb examples of early mechanical musical entertainment. From precious smalls that can fit in the palm of your hand, to the huge 9 foot tall European Dance Hall Orchestrion.

Free with Museum admission.

Image: Guinness Collection, Morris Museum.


 Presidents’ Day
Monday, February 19, 2018, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Design a patriotic craft for all to enjoy. Claudia Lemmerz with Touch the Music will be presenting a patriotic program with musical instruments.

Members: FREE
Non-Members: $3

Advance registration required:
[email protected]