Saturday, September 17, 6:00PM
A spectacular black tie Gala at the Museum featuring exquisite cuisine and dancing under the stars.
Thursday, September 29, 7:00PM
Atlantic Highlands Historical Society
27 Prospect Circle, Atlantic Highlands, NJ 07716
The Strauss Mansion will be transformed into a cabaret setting with music from the Jazz Age. Hosted by Audra Mariel.
Saturday, October 1, 2:00PM
Author Nelson Johnson discusses his book, Boardwalk Empire. Providing the inspiration and source material for the HBO series, this riveting and wide-reaching history explores the sordid past of Atlantic City from the city’s heyday as a Prohibition-era mecca of lawlessness to its rebirth as a legitimate casino resort in the modern era.
Wednesday, October 5, 6:30PM
This program explores how Flappers epitomized the wild, carefree spirit of the 1920s.
Wednesday, October 19, 2:00PM
Women’s Suffrage in New Jersey explores the Garden State’s unique role in securing women’s right to vote, both locally and on the national stage. Guest speaker: Nicole Rizzuto, PhD candidate at Drew University.
Sunday, December 4, 10:00AM
Atlantic Highlands Historical Society 27 Prospect Circle, Atlantic Highlands, NJ 07716
Join the Atlantic Highlands Historical Society for a private guided tour of the 1885 Ballantine House, a National Historic Landmark. Includes brunch.
September: Sundays 1 – 5 (last 2 weeks);
October: Saturdays and Sundays 1 – 5;
Groups by appointment.
Ralston Cider Mill
336 Mendham Road West
Mendham, NJ 07945
A visit to the Ralston Cider Mill includes a guided tour outlining the history of the mill from a grist mill to a cider mill and applejack distillery and the historic importance of apples to America, especially in New Jersey.
The Morris Museum gratefully acknowledges generous operating support from the following funders:
Tuesday through Saturday, 11:00am to 5:00pm
Sunday, 12:00pm to 5:00pm
The Museum is Pay What You Wish on the second and third Thursday of each month from 4:00pm to 8:00pm.