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        Preserving George Washington’s Legacy
         and the Story of the Revolutionary War


Washington Association of New Jersey ~ WANJ ~ Founded 1874


Partner to Morristown National Historical Park ~ Showcasing American history at the important national historic sites of the Ford Mansion in Morristown, which was General George Washington’s Military Headquarters during the American Revolution/ War for Independence in 1779-80, and Jockey Hollow, site of the Encampment of the Continental Army.


DISCOVER ~ as History comes alive ~ in the heart of the Crossroads of the Revolution at the first national historical park


SEE ~ Washington’s Headquarters/Ford Mansion     


TOUR ~ Headquarters Museum – telling the story of leadership of George Washington and the courage of the Continental Army     


ENJOY ~ Museum's collection of artifacts and rare documents


STUDY – RESEARCH ~ For students and scholars


EXPERIENCE ~ Soldiers life at Jockey Hollow and colonial farm life at the Wick House


EXPLORE ~ Hike Nature Trails in the unspoiled woodlands and hills of New Jersey ~ Bike the shaded roadways





                          Morristown 1779-80







Morristown National Historical Park

Historic Morris County

30 Washington Place, Morristown, New Jersey 07960