2017-2018 Public Events Schedule


Special Events:

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

Showing of  La Grande Illusion at the Mahwah Public Library 100 Ridge Rd Mahwah, NJ

(in the Winter Room)

Saturday September 9, 2017 at 2 pm.

For more information please click here.


Wednesday November 1, 2017 at 11:30 am

For more information please click here


Lectures and Gallery Talks:

The Mahwah Museum presents monthly history lectures and gallery talks that are open to the public.




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 the 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

March 8, 2018- Mahwah’s Relation to the 19th Century History of the United States

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

May 10, 2018- TBA



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.

Thank you to all of our speakers and to all who attended our 2016-2017 gallery talks. We look forward to seeing you again next year. Please check back this Fall for the 2017-2018 Gallery Talk schedule.