A video biography of the early life of George Potter: the founding president of Ramapo College of New Jersey presented by Tom Heed, a retired history professor at Ramapo College.
Author: Diane Mateo (Diane Mateo)
Mahwah Museum Highlights for 2021 - Open Saturdays from 1-4 pm now through June 26, 2021. Come see the current exhibits. Admission is free for museum members and children - $5 for non-members. Located at 201-Franklin Turnpike, Mahwah, NJ.
A very good way to learn about Native American history in the Mahwah area is to read noted author Edward Lenik’s most recent book “Ramapough Lenape Heritage - Archaeology, History & Culture: 10,500 BC to the Present.
The Mahwah Museum Board of Trustees announces that the museum will be recognizing and celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Mahwah Train Station in 2021.
Two videos from the Les Paul Legacy Series have been posted. View them here.
Webinars recordings of Life at Ramapo College in the 1970's, with students, faculty and staff form the early 1970's - now available for viewing
American quilts have decorated our beds and kept us warm for two centuries. Peggy W. Norris explores the great variety of quilts from 1800 to 1976, with a special look at quilts made in Bergen County. Get a sneak peek at the quilts to be displayed at the Bergen County Quilt and Coverlet Show.
We are grateful for all that our servicemen and women, past and present, have done for our country.
The Museum has recently added five book on Suffrage to the Museum store. These five books are being featured in our Museum store along with Carol Wehran Greene's Images of America: Mahwah and The Ramapough Chronicles, both now on sale.