2017-2018 Public Events Schedule


Special Events:

 Mahwah Museum holds many special events and displays in addition to our regular exhibits throughout the year.


June 9, 2018– Les Paul 103rd Birthday Celebration. Please click here for more information.

October 1, 2018– Model Train Sale and Swap Meet, Vendor Tables Available. Please click here for more information.

2017-2018 Lecture Schedule


Lectures are held in the Education Building of the Ramapo Reformed Church, 100 Island Road in Mahwah and begin at 7:30 p.m.

Refreshments are served after the lecture and admission is free to Museum Members and $3.00 for others. Reservations can be made by calling the Museum at 201.512.0099 or clicking here.

To become a member of Mahwah Museum online please click here.



October 26, 2017– Camp Merritt, Bergen County’s WWI Army Base

November 9, 2017– USR Stone House Embodies Area History: The Story of the Hopper-Goetschius House

December 14, 2017– WWI: Causes, Progression and Outcome



February 8, 2018– New Jersey in the Heyday of Immigration, 1880-1924

April 12, 2018– Growing up in Mahwah, in the 1940’s

May 10, 2018– The Les Paul I Knew

RESCHEDULED: June 7, 2018- Mahwah’s Relation to the 19th Century History of the United States

(Please note: this lecture (June 7, 2018) will take place at Mahwah Museum, 201 Franklin Turnpike Mahwah, NJ 07430.


2017-2018 Gallery Talk Schedule:

Gallery talks take place in the upstairs gallery of the Museum. They provide an in-depth look at DSCF2435various subjects and allow participants to ask questions and add to the discussion.

Gallery talks take place on select Sunday afternoons at 1:15 p.m and are free to museum members or with paid admission to the museum. Reservations can be made by clicking here to e-mail us or by calling 201.512.0099.

Please note – parts of the Museum exhibits may have limited access during Gallery Talks and will reopen once the talk has finished.


All of our 2017-2018 gallery talk dates have now passed. We thank all of our speakers, and all who came to our gallery talks this year.
We hope you will come to future gallery talks, please check back in late September for our 2018-2019 gallery talk dates and titles.