Toy World!

Feb 21, 2017 - May 28, 2017

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Step back to another era and enjoy a bit of nostalgia with the exhibition “Toy World,” spotlighting the history of toy manufacturing in New Jersey. The exhibition will showcase more than 100 toys that were made in New Jersey between 1880 and the late 1960s, during New Jersey’s golden era of manufacturing. Among the featured toys are the ubiquitous green army men; the first...

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This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Come meet Dryptosaurus, the eastern cousin of T-rex! Dryptosaurus was the second nearly complete dinosaur ever found (after Hadrosaurus), and it was found in New Jersey! The animal was approximately 25 feet long with an 8 inch claw on each finger. The Museum is unveiling a new long term Natural History Hall exhibition, "Written in the Rocks: Fossil Tales from New Jersey", featuring two full...

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African American History Month

Feb 21, 2017 - Feb 28, 2017

Visitors to the National Constitution Center this February can experience a variety of programs in honor of African American History Month. Explore the Museum’s The Story of We the People exhibit to discover key milestones in African-American history. During daily interactive programs, visitors can learn about the lives of African-American leaders, the history behind the Emancipation...

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The Historic Trilogy Program

Feb 21, 2017 - Feb 28, 2017

This event occurs weekly, on Tuesday.

The CRRNJ Terminal, the Statue of Liberty, and Ellis Island offer a compelling 3-part story of the immigrant experience in the New World. This program will include a short video and guided tour of the CRRNJ Terminal, which will include stunning views of Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty. No pre-registration is required; please meet at the Information Desk inside the Terminal building. For...

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This event occurs weekly, on Tuesday and Saturday.

Terhune Orchards Read and Explore Program is our winter education series, following the popular seasonal Read and Pick Program. For our third Read and Explore program, learn about how animals keep themselves warm in winter. We will read two stories about animals and explore the sense of touch with wool, feathers, etc. Each child will make paper bag animal to take home Everyone is welcome....

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NJDTE Summer Dance Programs

Feb 21, 2017 - Apr 1, 2017

This event occurs weekly, on Tuesday and Saturday.

New Jersey Dance Theatre Ensemble will hold auditions by appointment for its summer dance programs for ages 5-12. Dancers will study ballet, modern and pointe with world-renowned master faculty at NJDTE's state-of-the-art facility in downtown Summit. Email jcapizzi@njdte.org to register. YOUNG DANCERS PROGRAM JUNE 26 – JULY 14, 2017 | MONDAY-FRIDAY 9:15 AM – 2:00 PM This summer intensive...

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he Garden State: Living off the Land in Early New Jersey explores the assortment of tools, from bee smokers to cradle scythes, that farmers in 18th and 19th century New Jersey utilized in order to survive. The exhibit also features a new generation of Garden State farmers who are working to make the distance from farm to table a little bit shorter for today’s families. The exhibit will open...

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