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Would you like to lead Tours at Morven Museum & Garden?

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Morven Museum & Garden

  • 55 people are interested
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Interested in becoming a Morven Docent/Guide?
Are you:

  • Enthusiastic, outgoing, and inquisitive and at least 16 years of age?
  • Available weekdays and or weekends? Morven is open Wednesday through Sunday
  • Interested in possibly assisting with educational programs and events storytimes, scout activities, Morven in May, Fourth of July Jubilee celebrations, among others, from time to time?
  • Physically able to lead 35-40 minute tours once or twice a day, outdoors?
  • First training session lasts about one hour and can be held by appointment on your personal schedule-Following this training session, two "shadowing" sessions with a docent are required, along with written material review

It's a whole new day at Morven Museum & Garden!

A National Historic Landmark, Morven Museum & Garden is situated on five pristine acres in the heart of Princeton, New Jersey. The mansion was home to not only one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence, Richard Stockton, and his descendants, enslaved peoples, and workers, but also Robert Wood "General" Johnson, Jr. and five former New Jersey Governors families, staffs, and important visitors and showcases the rich cultural heritage of New Jersey through regular exhibitions, educational programs and special events.

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About Morven Museum & Garden

Location:

55 STOCKTON ST, PRINCETON, NJ 08540, US

Mission Statement

To preserve the National Historic Landmark known as Morven by operating it as a museum and public garden that educates diverse audiences and showcases its rich history and the cultural heritage of New Jersey.

Description

A National Historic Landmark, Morven Museum & Garden is situated on five pristine acres in the heart of Princeton, New Jersey. The mansion was home to not only one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence, Richard Stockton, and his descendants, enslaved peoples, and workers, but also Robert Wood "General" Johnson II., and five former New Jersey Governors families, staffs, and important visitors. Morven Museum & Garden showcases the rich cultural heritage of New Jersey through regular exhibitions, educational programs and special events.

Arts & Culture
Community
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

55 Stockton StreetPrinceton, NJ 08540

(40.3478,-74.66689)
 

SKILLS

  • General Education
  • Exhibition Arts
  • Customer Service
  • Gardening
  • History
  • Storytelling

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • offering indoor and outdoor tours (weather permitting) and garden tours.

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