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Morris-Jumel Mansion

2/6/2016: Black History Month Docent Tour @ Morris Jumel Mansion

Morris-Jumel Mansion (65 Jumel Terrace) Saturday, February 6, 2016 12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. Take a guided, in-depth tour of Manhattan’s oldest house, led by one of Morris Jumel Mansion’s expert docents, Gregory Washington. Today’s tour will highlight the history of…

Lin Manuel - Hamilton

2/5/15: Morris Jumel Presents Special Benefit Performance of Hamilton

2015 is the Morris-Jumel Mansion’s 250th Anniversary! And to celebrate, they are teaming up with The Public Theater to present a special benefit performance of Hamilton, the raucous, much-anticipated new musical written and played by Tony-award-winner (In The Heights),…

Morris Jumel Mansion - 2013 Uptown Arts Stroll

Uptown Video: The Morris-Jumel Mansion

The good folks at Channel Thirteen and PBS showed the oldest house in Manhattan, the Morris Jumel Mansion, some love recently. In the informative video, the Director of Education and Public Programs at the Morris-Jumel Mansion, Carol Ward, gives…

Art Double Header @ The Morris-Jumel Mansion

“Women Unbound”  Inspired by the inhabitants, cultural history, art and artifacts of the Morris-Jumel Mansion, artist Andrea Arroyo created original works integrated with the historical objects and furniture in the Museum’s collection. These works create a conversation between the past…

Free African Dance Classes @ the Morris Jumel Mansion in July

Saturdays, July 7th, 14th and 21st from 10am-2pm each day Batoto Yetu (Swahili for “Our Children”) will offer FREE African dance classes and performances. Batoto Yetu is dedicated to fostering self-awareness, self-esteem and the creative and social development of…

The People’s Theatre Project Presents Inspired By…

People’s Theatre Project in association with the Morris-Jumel Mansion presents INSPIRED BY… A festival of new plays out of Washington Heights June 21-24 the Morris-Jumel Mansion 65 Jumel Terrace Part of the Uptown Arts Stroll, this festival of staged…