Monday, May 16, 2016

UPCOMING LIBERTY HALL EVENTS

WHERE: Liberty Hall Museum is located at 1003 Morris Ave, Union, NJ 07083

Toys Through Time: History of American Fun

Our toy exhibit Toys Through Time: The History of American Fun encompasses five rooms in the museum and has interactive and hands-on features. The collection ranges from about 1850 to 1950 and includes board games, dolls, trucks, rocking horses, puppets, doll houses and so much more!

WHEN: Monday – Saturday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tours leave every hour.
FEE
: $12 for Adults; $10 for Kean Alumni; $8 for Seniors & Children (3-17).

Afternoon Tea in the Gardens

Back by popular demand, enjoy our tremendously popular tea service outside in our beautiful gardens! The tea includes a sumptuous selection of scones, assorted pastries, traditional finger sandwiches, and the freshest of fruit.  As you enjoy your afternoon tea experience, listen to a talk about the history of the gardens of Liberty Hall and receive gardening tips on the proper care of roses. A tour of Liberty Hall Museum including the exhibit Toys Through Time: The History of American Fun will immediately follow the tea.

WHEN: Sunday, June 12 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
FEE:
$40 per person. Reservations required,  call 908-527-0400. 

A Child’s View of History

In this unique tour, children and their parents will view the Museum through the eyes of its youngest former occupants: the children who inhabited Liberty Hall over the past 240 years. History has never been so "hands-on," with each room your child visits featuring a variety of artifacts they are welcome to touch! The tour also includes our interactive exhibit Toys Through Time: History of American Fun and light refreshments, and are all conducted by our friendly and knowledgeable staff  in period clothing. Recommended for ages 6 - 12.

WHEN: Tuesdays in Jul & Aug at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., or 3 p.m.
FEE: $8 per child; $10 per adult. Reservations required, call 908-527-0400.