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Morris Museum

6 Normandy Heights Rd, Morristown, NJ 07960-4627
+1 973-971-3700
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Great mix for kids and adults

I have nothing but great things to say about this museum! Things for both adults and kids. Went... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
J U
,
Lorton, Virginia
via mobile
Kids' delight!

Our grand kids love visiting the museum and delighting in the model trains and the Dinosaurs. The... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Girija S
,
Succasunna, New Jersey
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6 Normandy Heights Rd, Morristown, NJ 07960-4627
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have nothing but great things to say about this museum! Things for both adults and kids. Went during the week and it was not crowded at all. Had trains, dinosaurs, minerals/gems, art, music boxes, and American Indian displays

Thank J U
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our grand kids love visiting the museum and delighting in the model trains and the Dinosaurs. The adults often find something extra! The recent Kinetic art exhibit was a fun surprise.

Thank Girija S
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Reviewed 8 July 2018

Really disappointed in the museum. First time there, the Look and Find Thomas book in the railroad room on the top floor is all taken apart, ripped apart at the binding. Only one train running, and the layout has broken items and cobwebs. When the...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2018

We've been here many times and with our girls when they were younger. Their favorite was a classroom from the turn of the 20th Century with blackboards, and period bits of clothing they could put on and pretend what it may have been like to...More

Thank NJMusicTeacher
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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

The main exhibit was supposed to be interactive but not everything was available. The docent was able to crank and turn on moving art works but some were covered in plastic and not available. There was a video that showed what it was supposed to...More

Thank Lynda_Lou46
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

I hadn't been to the Morris Museum in a few years and it was great to see the updates. I took my granddaughters there and we had a great time exploring both the permanent and the visiting exhibits. They host many activities and performances and...More

Thank kathy z
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

I grew up in NJ and never knew anything about this museum. I visited last week and my dad recommended we take a drive to see it. We especially enjoyed the train exhibit, the musical instrument demonstration and the special book art exhibit. Really interesting...More

Thank DianeW21
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

Took my two preschool grandsons to the Morris Museum last week. Anything and everything is fun for preschoolers so we made it work but....THERE IS ABSOLUTELY NOTHING FOR HANDS-ON FOR KIDS. I think older kids would find it even more frustrating. For example... DINOSAURS...they have...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

We stopped by after visiting it two years ago. And it was just as wonderful as I remembered it. I love the automata and music machine collection. That will keep drawing me there.

Thank 245randallc
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

this is wonderful museum. it has terrific permanent exhibits that can please the whole family! It also usually does a terrific job with its temporary exhibits. I have always enjoyed my visits here.

Thank Mollyh123
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Anna M
18 February 2015|
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Response from kavithasrinivasan | Reviewed this property |
Children under 3 enter free. Also if you are a Bank of America card holder you can take advantage of their museums on us program where the first weekend every month is free for card holders.
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Anna M
18 February 2015|
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Response from Dakim | Reviewed this property |
Check website for the prices for admission. It looks like a child over 3 years is a $7.00 charge. I advise to go on the Thursday where you just make a donation of your choice. It may be the 3rd Thursday of the month... More
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