Children’s Programs

Children & Family Programs

MHHM_Lincoln Day_23(L)_Courtesy of Stan Freeny Family Programs

Take-a-break Thursdays
Thursdays, July 11-August 29, 12:00 pm

Join us every Thursday before MHHM opens to the public for a 10-minute mini-program exploring a significant object from the museum’s extraordinary collection of the life on an intriguing person who lived at, worked at, or visited Macculloch Hall. Learn about art, history, preservation, conservation, and more from the curators, archivists, and other museum specialists who preserve and interpret MHHM’s history. Stay to ask questions or bring a lunch to eat in the garden. FREE.

Storytime at 2
Sunday, August 18, 2:00 pm

Celebrate American Artist Appreciation Month with a story and art project. FREE with museum admission and for members.

Tea for Two
Sunday, September 8, 1:15 and 3:15 pm

Celebrate Grandparents’ Day with tea and dessert in the Museum’s Center Hall. Enjoy a story and special craft. Pre-registration required. Recommended for children ages 4 and older. $20 per child/adult pair, $10 for museum members.

Pre-registration requested for all programs: 973-538-2404, ext. 16 or email