MUSEUM and LIBRARY
Shakespeare: Selections, Scenes, Music & MahemJuly 26th and 27th
Lambert Castle on July 25th and 26th and you will find yourself in
Elizabethan times. The PCHS will host ATC Studios' Summer
Shakespeare Conservatory for two performances at Lambert Castle -
July 25th at 7 p.m. in the Castle Atrium, and July 26th at p.m. on the
Castle lawn. The production features "Selections, Scenes, Music & Mayhem" from a vast assortment of Shakespeare's plays. The performance will last less than an hour and a half.
the Gallery performance on July 25th, tickets are $10 general
admission. There is limited seating. Call 862-243-ATCS (2827) for
reservations. The Lawn performance on July 26th is FREE; donations,
gratefuly accepted. Royalty Seating (Reserved Prime Lawn Space) is
If you are attending the lawn performance, please bring beach chairs, lawn chairs or a blanket.
|PCHS Concert Series
March 30th through July 27th.
Passaic County Historical Society is proud to announce the line-up for
this year's concert series at Lambert Castle. This year the
series has been expanded, with more concerts added, as well as new
genres of music. Join us and enjoy performances by the Central
Jersey Symphony Orchestra, the Clifton-Community Band and Blue Valley as
well as many others. Please see the event flyer for specific
dates and more information. Click Here to Print Concert Series Event Flyer. |
Art Association Exhibit
Wednesday, June 4th though Sunday, July 27th.
The Passaic County Historical Society will be exhibiting the Clifton Association of Artists' Summer Art Show
on Lambert Castle's newly reopened third floor. Having been in
existence for over fifty years, the Clifton Association of Artists' is
open to all artists, of all skill levels. The Summer Art Show
will showcase pieces in a variety of medias, including photography.
Meet some of the artists at Awards Day, June 14th at 12 p.m.
Regular museum admission applies.
|Pancakes, Patties and Pies: The History of the Silk City Diner Company of Paterson |
August 6th though October 6th
the first American diner opened in 1872, diners have become an iconic
representation of the American lifestyle. This style of dining,
with its comfort foods, distinct architecture and unique aesthetic has
Learn how the Paterson Vehicle Company
contributed to this phenomenon with their Silk City Diners.
|Passaic County Fair|
August 14th though August 17th
sure to catch us and some of Passaic County's other museums and
historical groups at this years Passaic County Fair, located in Garret
Mountain Reserve, August 14th - 17th.
free shuttle bus will take visitors from the fair to three local
historical sites. The itinerary for the bus tour is as follows:
4.00 p.m. - Leave Garret Mountain
4:10 p.m. - Arrive at Great Falls National Historic Park
4:25 p.m. - Depart for Botto House
4:35 p.m. - Arrive at Botto House
4:50 p.m. - Depart for Lambert Castle
5:00 p.m. - Arrive at Lambert Castle
5:15 p.m. - Return to Fair
|Federici Restoration Project|The
Passaic County Historical Society is pleased to announce that we have
nearly met our goal for restoring 27 Federici plaster pieces from our
collection. We have received over $14,000 in donations and
restored 18 of the plaques and statues we plan to exhibit, but we need
your help to complete this project. For more details about the
project, and to see which pieces are still in need of sponsorship,