Timed to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the American intervention into World War I, this exhibition showcases the posters and flags used to stir patriotism and support the cause of war. These two important and rarely seen collections illustrate the difficult task President Woodrow Wilson faced convincing the American people to support the war effort.

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Hearth & Home

Feb 17, 2018 - Sep 9, 2018

Homes are a reflection of ourselves and the environment in which we live. This was especially true for the Native Americans of North America. In this fascinating new exhibition, visitors will explore the homes and home life of Native Americans in the Eastern Woodlands and other environments across North America, and learn how they had to work with and adapt to the environment in which they lived.

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The National Constitution Center is proud to display a first edition Stone Engraving of the Declaration of Independence, a rare copy of the first public printing of the U.S. Constitution, and a reproduction of one of the 12 surviving copies of the Bill of Rights in the George H.W. Bush Gallery. The original Bill of Rights, which was exhibited at the Center between 2014 and 2017, is now at The...

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The National Constitution Center’s partners at the Federal Judges Association and the Federal Bar Association are sponsoring an essay contest for high school students! The contest asks students to consider how the Equal Protection Clause of the 14th Amendment applies in high schools, colleges and graduate schools, whether in admissions, classrooms or on athletic fields.

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This month's Small Explorers program looks at African American artists. We'll be reading "Jake Makes a World" by Sharifa Rhodes-Pitts. After, we'll visit our fine art exhibition, "American Perspectives," to view The Music Lesson by Jacob Lawrence and Gramophone Years by Romare Bearden. The tour will include music and an interactive game. Then we'll head back to the STEAM Center for some fun,...

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New Exhibit Opens!

Feb 17, 2018 - Feb 23, 2018

SPARK! The Explosive and Dirty History of Light illuminates the 18th and 19th century experience with light, and tells the story of the dirty and sometimes explosive fuels that created that light. It also explores the early electrical experiments that eventually led us to the safe and clean lighting of the 21st century.

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Discover History Center Grand Opening

Feb 17, 2018 - Feb 18, 2018

Join park staff and the Washington Association of New Jersey for the grand opening of the Discover History Center. The new exhibits at the Washington's Headquarters museum offer something for everyone: interactive activities for children, videos, artifacts, and more! The event will feature special activities all weekend, and the Ford Mansion- Washington's headquarters- will be open for...

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Here at the Monmouth Museum we value the arts and artsts, especially our Artist Members! Museum members are an essential part of the Museum's success. Back by popular demand, we are happy to present for the fourth year, Member Miniatures: big ART in small packages, in both our Nilson and Hallway Galleries. This juried exhibition represents artists' small works, no larger than 12" x 12" when...

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Join us at the National Liberty Museum February 17th through 19th to learn how our nation’s leaders have shaped the past, present and future of freedom. Through our exhibits and interactive activities you’ll explore pivotal points in history while discovering your place in the story of liberty. If YOU were President, a craft to create your own White House china Saturday, February 17 –...

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Lunar New Year

Feb 17, 2018

Bring the whole family and join us to celebrate Lunar New Year and learn about the heritages of Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, and Japanese cultures. 2018 is the Year of the Dog. We are excited to have PAWS (Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society) join us for the event with adorable, adoptable pups - a perfect way to commemorate the year of the dog. JNA Institute of Culinary Arts will offer free...

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