Collecting Mahwah’s Stories

Collecting Mahwah’s Stories Our mission is to gather, preserve and tell the story of Mahwah’s history. We are living through a historical moment like no other, and the Museum will be gathering stories, photographs, videos and artifacts to add to our archives. Visit our website for details in the next few weeks.

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In Memoriam: Bucky Pizzarelli

The Mahwah Museum has lost a dear friend, Bucky Pizzarelli who died this week. Bucky assisted the museum on many occasions in the last decade as we built our archive on Les Paul and mounted our outstanding exhibit honoring the longtime Mahwah resident, who died in 2009. Les was frustrated by large prestigious institutions that…

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In Memoriam: Ed Skurna (1939-2020)

The Mahwah Museum is saddened to report the death of Ed Skurna on February 9. Ed Skurna was a member of the Mahwah Museum model railroad volunteers for the last 10 years. He loved anything associated with railroads and, using his background in education to shared that knowledge with young and not-so-young visitors to our…

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May 9 – Postponed -Workshop: How to Care for and Maintain your Guitar

**Postponed** Saturday, May 9th from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm Presented by Jeff Zacher, Luthier Bring your guitar to this hands-on workshop.  Luthier Jeff Zacher will demonstrate the techniques necessary to adjust a guitar for optimal playability and tone.  Participants will receive individualized attention as they work on their own guitars. The cost of this…

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Donald Cooper Model RR Open Every Weekend 1-4 pm!

Family Favorite!  The Donald Cooper Model Railroad is open every weekend from 1-4 pm. Free for children and Museum members –  $5.00 for non-members.  Get on board with the Donald Cooper Model Railroad!  A four-level-high, DDC- controlled model train layout  has something for every size, child or adult.  The layout honors the importance of the railroad…

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