Welcome to Macculloch Hall

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    Welcome to Macculloch Hall

    A Federal style mansion built in 1810 that now houses nine period rooms and two exhibition galleries that change year round. In addition to collections of furniture, porcelain, objects related to the presidency of the United States, and antique carpets, the museum counts among its treasures the nation’s largest collection of original art by political cartoonist Thomas Nast (1840-1902).

Macculloch Hall Historical Museum (MHHM) preserves the history of the Macculloch-Miller families, the Morris area community, and the legacy of its founder W. Parsons Todd through its historic site, collections, exhibits, and educational and cultural programs.

MHHM closure

MHHM will be closed until Friday, April 10 in response to COVID-19 mitigation efforts. 

We apologize for any inconvenience. 

Upcoming Programming

Macculloch Hall Historical Museum has postponed all April programming.

Please visit our Interactive Home Activities page for museum and garden activities. 

We apologize for any inconvenience. 

Hours & Location

The Museum is open Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday from 1:00-4:00pm. Group tours welcome by appointment, Sunday-Friday.

The gardens are open FREE to the public daily 9:00am-5:00pm.

Our administrative offices are open Monday through Friday from 9:00am-5:00pm.

For updates on weather-related closings please Find us on Facebook (no account needed).


General Admission: Adults $8; Seniors $6; Students (over 12) $6; Children 6-12 $4. Members & Children 5 & under are admitted free.

Guided and self guided tours are available. Guided tours begin quarter past every hour (galleries are self guided). 

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.

Free Museum Admissions!

Free Museum Admissions with NARM

Macculloch Hall Historical Museum participates in the North American Reciprocal Museum Association (narmassociation.org) which entitles our members to free admission to more than 1000 arts, cultural, and historical institutions, children’s museums and botanical gardens.

Become a member to take advantage of this great benefit – and so many more!


Arts and Culture Collaborative

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Macculloch Hall Historical Museum is a part of the Morris County Arts & Culture Collaborative.

Media Contact

Media Contact
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum

Dr. Patricia Pongracz
(973) 538-2404, ext. 11



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