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Holiday Open House – Sunday, December 10 – 2:00 to 5:00

Please join us for a holiday open house at the Condict House, 55 W. Blackwell St. Dover.  Take the opportunity to see our decorated museum, share some refreshments, tour the museum and visit folks interested in the history of Dover.  Event … Continue reading

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Dover During World War I – 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM-Sacred Heart gym, Essex Street, Dover

2017 is the 100th anniversary or the U.S. entry to World War I.  To commemorate that date, a number of our events this year, including our annual tea, Pathways of History, the Hurd Park Walking Tour, etc.  have had themes … Continue reading

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Benefit for Lake Hopatcong Train Station Renovation

Lake Hopatcong Foundation will hold a benefit for the Lake Hopatcong Train Station Renovation on Saturday, November 4, 2017 at St. Jude’s Church Paris Hall, 40 Maxim Drive, Hopatcong from 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM.  BYOB, $35.00 per person.  Join … Continue reading

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Pathways of History-Self-guided Weekend Tour of 20 local historic sites

On Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 10:00AM to 4:00 PM and Sunday, October 8, 2017 from 12:00 noon until 4:00 PM, for the eighth year in a row, 20 historic sites in northern Morris County will be open so your family can experience a … Continue reading

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Annual DAHS Tea – Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 1:00 PM

Please join us for our Tenth Annual Tea!  This year’s theme is “Dover During World War I”.  Donation – $20.00.  Limited number of tickets still available….Call Phyllis at (973) 366-4276 for a reservation.

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Walking Tour of Hurd Park and the Jackson Brook-Saturday, September 30

 Saturday, September 30 –  Put on your Walking Shoes! Please join our curator, Rick Kelly, for a walking tour of Hurd Park on Saturday, September 30, 2017….see the Jackson Brook, the Doughboy statue, and hear about the history of this area of Dover.  Meet at the Park … Continue reading

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Open House and Ice Cream Social – Sunday August 13, 2017

Get out of the heat and join us for a museum visit and some ice cream.  We’ll be open from 2:00pm until 4:00pm.  Admission free.  All are welcome.

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Walking Tour of Historic Downtown Dover – July 15, at 10:30 am.

Our walking tours are back! Get out you walking shoes because two are planned for the near future.  On Saturday, July 15, at 10:30am our enthusiastic museum curator, Rick Kelly, will lead a tour of the historic sites and buildings … Continue reading

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Sunday, July 9 Open House – Photos by Rick Kelly

Please join us on Sunday, July 9 to see photographs by our photographer and curator, Rick Kelly.  The museum will be open from 2:00 to 4:00 PM.  See Rick’s work, tour the museum and enjoy some light refreshments.  All are … Continue reading

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Sunday, June 11, 2017-Museum Open House-2:00 – 4:00

Enjoy an afternoon of music by pianist Henry Shapiro.  Tour the museum or just relax and enjoy the ambiance. Henry is now 96 years young. He began playing piano at age 5 and started  playing professionally at age 13.  By 16 … Continue reading

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