Welcome to the Morris County Historical Society.

We are an organization dedicated to preserving and providing awareness of the rich history of Morris County, New Jersey.

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Acorn Hall

Programs and Events


The mission of the Morris County Historical Society, as the representative of a county with an exciting and unique place in the history of the United States, is to discover, preserve, communicate and promote the history of Morris County through exhibits, programs, and publications.


The Society is headquartered at Acorn Hall, an 1853 Victorian Italianate mansion located in Morristown, NJ. The Society operates Acorn Hall as a historic house museum, produces exhibitions on local history in the Galleries at Acorn Hall, and provides public programming on Morris County history.


The Morris County Board of Trustees is actively involved in developing the programs to support those who are interested in Morris County history.





Heather Wyse Emelander



Susan Vigilante

Vice President


Bennett Greenberg



Mary Hager



Amy E. Curry

Executive Director

Board Members:


Learned T. "Dag" Bulman



David Holdsworth



Barbara Benedict


Robert Donaldson


Debbie Kelly


Sarah McClintock


Brenda Rediess-Hoosein


Pete Tamburro


Click here for links to New Jersey and

Morris County historical references.

Copyright © 2016 Morris County Historical Society

The Morris County Historical Society receives generous general operating support grant funding from the New Jersey Historical Commission.

Email address: MCHSAcornHall@gmail.com

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