September is the birthday month of the Marquis de Lafayette, the French hero of the American Revolution who in 1780 brought news to General Washington in Morristown that the French fleet was sailing to help the colonists. Forty-five years later on Bastille Day, July 14, 1825, Lafayette returned to Morristown escorted by the Morris cavalry. […]
Hours and Location
Museum: Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday: 1:00-4:00pm. Group tours welcome by appointment, Sunday-Friday.
Gardens: Daily 9:00am-5:00pm. FREE.
Office: Monday through Friday 9:00am-5:00pmFor updates on weather-related closings please find us on Facebook (no account needed). Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
45 Macculloch Ave.Morristown, N.J. 07950
General Admission: Adults $8; Seniors $6; Students (over 12) $6; Children 6-12 $4. Members & Children 5 & under are admitted free.
First tour begins at 1:15, last tour begins at 3:15 (galleries are self-guided). The last tickets for tour admission are sold at 3:00 pm.
Adult/senior tours and special garden access are scheduled by appointment 973-538-2404, ext. 11.
School Groups are welcome by appointment 973-538-2404, ext. 16.
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Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Dr. Patricia Pongracz
(973) 538-2404, ext. 11
On June 10, 1857 two young Midshipmen graduated from the Naval Academy at Annapolis – Henry William Miller (1836-1909), grandson of George Perrot Macculloch and Henry Davis Todd (1838-1907), uncle of W. Parsons Todd (1877-1976), the founder of Macculloch Hall Historical Museum. After graduation, they were both assigned to the USS Mohican on anti-slavery patrol […]
It’s May 20, 1878, and the family has gathered at the “Old House” to celebrate Mary Louisa Macculloch Miller’s seventy-fourth birthday. Mary was the daughter of George and Louisa Macculloch. This photo was taken on the front porch of Macculloch Hall to mark this annual event. Her daughters, Edwina and Frances, and sons, Henry and […]