The Morris County Historical Society (MCHS) is a member-supported 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that preserves and promotes the history of Morris County, New Jersey. MCHS is headquartered in Acorn Hall, 1853, which it operates as a historic house museum and is where Morris County-themed exhibits are displayed.
“The Cutting Edge: Medicine in Morris County, 1876 – 1976” will feature the history of Greystone Park Psychiatric Hospital, The Seeing Eye, Morristown Memorial Hospital, right-to-die cases, veterinarian medicine, local pharmaceutical giants, the impact of diseases, such as Tuberculosis and Spanish Flu, and the medical professionals who treated Morris County residents. The exhibit will be available Sunday, September 10, through Sunday, May 13, 2018.
MCHS is open for tours on Wednesdays and Thursdays, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm, and Sundays, 1:00 – 4:00 pm.
Admission is $6 for adults, $5 for seniors, $3 for students, free for members and children under 12.