Early American Silversmiths Exhibition
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum presents Early American Silversmiths in the upstairs gallery of the Museum. The exhibition opens on Sunday February 20, 2011 and will run through October 30, 2011. The exhibit focuses on the three centers of American silver making in the 18th century. Boston, New York and Philadelphia silversmiths will be featured exploring the master/apprentice relationships between the makers. Macculloch Hall's collection will compliment objects on loan from private collectors to features pieces made by such renowned makers as Paul Revere, Jr of Boston, Myer Myers of New York, and Joseph Richardson, Sr. of Philadelphia.
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum 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. It is located in the heart of Morristown's National Historic District. Macculloch Hall's Offices are open Monday - Friday – 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Museum is open for house and exhibit tours Wednesdays, Thursdays & Sundays from 1 to 4 p.m. The last tickets for admission are sold at 3 p.m. Admission is $6 Adults; $5 Seniors & Students; 12 years and under and museum members are free. School tours, adult/senior tours and rentals may be scheduled by appointment. For information, call the Museum weekdays at (973) 538-2404, visit our website www.maccullochhall.org or find us on Facebook. Macculloch Hall Historical Museum, 45 Macculloch Ave., Morristown, NJ 07960. Macculloch Hall Historical Museum is a nonprofit educational affiliate of the W. Parsons Todd Foundation. The Macculloch Hall Historical Museum received an operating support grant from the New Jersey Historical Commission, a division of the Department of State.