Welcome to Macculloch Hall Historical Museum

An 1810 historic house museum with period rooms, changing exhibits & gardens, featuring the nation’s largest collection of original art by political cartoonist Thomas Nast. Regular hours: Wed, Thurs & Sun.  1 – 4pm.  Office: M-F 9am – 4pm (closed Thanksgiving & the Christmas week).  Garden: M-F 9am – 4pm & Sun. 1 – 4pm.  For our weather-related open/closed status, please find us on Facebook (no account needed).

New Exhibit!

Before radio, TV, or the internet, there was political cartoonist Thomas Nast. Nast illustrated battles, Union and Confederate troop movements. The Civil War through the Eyes of Thomas Nast will be on exhibit through 2015. Exhibit Details

Shop Locally!

The Museum Shop carries a number of Thomas Nast items including ornaments, Christmas cards and other gifts year ‘round, as well as gifts and stationary with images inspired by our decorative arts collections.  Come see what we have! During touring hours, Wed., Thur. and Sun. 1-4pm.

 

Thomas Nast: Unknown Works and American Icons

We’re displaying an important collection of rarely exhibited, virtually unknown works by the man whose art defined many of America’s most popular icons: Santa Claus, Uncle Sam, the Democratic Donkey and the Republican Elephant. Exhibit Details

Live Holiday Music! December 7, 2014 at 4:30

Join us and the Harmonium Outreach Chorus for Christmas and global music for all ages including some audience sing-alongs.
Tickets for the performance are $8 adults, $4 kids (6 –12 yrs.). For visitors who purchased an afternoon museum ticket, members or
students, concert tickets are a special price of $5.
Program Details

Christmas Program, December 7

Enjoy guided tours of the Museum, holiday shopping, our Antique Toys and Decorations Exhibit and Kids Can Write to Santa!  December 7, 2014 from 1 – 4:30

Program Details

Hours

Regular hours: Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays from 1pm to 4 pm. The gardens are open Monday through Friday 9am - 4pm and Sundays 1 - 4pm unless posted otherwise. Please find us on Facebook (no account needed) for updates on the Museum's open/closed status in the event of severe weather.

Macculloch Hall Historical Museum's offices are open Monday - Friday from 9 am to 4 pm.

Ticketing

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 pm.

Adult/senior tours, site rentals (corporate, business, or nonprofit organizations only) and garden use are scheduled by appointment only (973) 538-2404 x15. School Groups by appointment only (973) 538-2404 x16.

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Website photos by Stan Freeny

Media Contact

Macculloch Hall Historical Museum
Karen Hollywood
khollywood@maccullochhall.org
(973) 538-2404 ext. 15