Mahwah Museum presents history lectures and multimedia programs that are open to the public.

These programs are held at Mahwah Museum 201 Franklin Turnpike Mahwah, NJ 07430, unless otherwise noted.

Refreshments are served and admission is free to Mahwah Museum members, and $5.00 for non-members.

Reservations are recommended; to reserve seats, contact or call 201-512-0099.


October 3, 2019: Palisades Amusement Park. Presented by Vince Gargiulo, Palisades Amusement Park Historian. At Mahwah Museum.

October 20, 2019: Ramapo College Comes to Mahwah. Presented by Bill Dator.  In the York Room at Ramapo College 505 Ramapo Valley Rd Mahwah, NJ.   2:00 pm.

November 9, 2019: Life at Ramapo in Year One, Students Perspective. Panel Discussion. At the Ramapo College Trustees Pavilion, 505 Ramapo Valley Rd Mahwah, NJ 07430. 11 am. For more info please click here.

December 5, 2019:  Using DNA Testing for Genealogy. Presented by Dr. Cathy Hajo.  7:30 pm.  At Mahwah Museum.  



January 18, 2020:  Life at Ramapo in Year One- Faculty Perspective. Panel Discussion. 11:00 am at Mahwah Museum.

February 6, 2020: Alfred P. Smith: African American Newspaper Publisher.  7:30 pm at Mahwah Museum.

March 5, 2020: The Fight for Women’s Suffrage.  7:30 pm at Mahwah Museum.

Events from March 16 through June 5 have been postponed.  Check back for updates

April 2, 2020The Making of a Village:  Ridgewood Grows Up, 1894-1905.  7:30 pm at Mahwah Museum.

May 7, 2020: Les Paul and Leo Fender7:00 pm at MAHWAH PUBLIC LIBRARY, 100 Ridge Road, Mahwah, NJ.

June 4, 2020: Caring for Les Paul’s Ampex Equipment.  7:30 pm at Mahwah Museum.