Pathways of History Tour of Historic Places

April 30 - May 1, 2022 Save the Date!  Annual Pathways of History Weekend - tour 23 Morris County Historic Sites for FREE.  Plan your own tour or follow a suggested pathway.  10am - 4pm   "Like" it on Facebook: Pathways of History Tour of Historic Places.

Hamlets and Crossroads of Washington Township

Hamlets and Crossroads of Washington Township

How well do you know Washington Township? Have you ever wondered why we have seven post office designations, or how you can live in Long Valley but live on top of a mountain? The WT Historical Society joins with the WT Public Library for a virtual presentation,...

Robert Moorehead received 2019 Scholarship.

Robert Moorehead received 2019 Scholarship.

At Senior Awards Night, June 6, 2019, Deborah Bush, WTHS Secretary, awarded a $1,000 scholarship to Robert Moorhead, West Morris Central Class of 2019.  Robert resides in the Stephensburg section of Washington Township.  At West Morris, he was elected president of the...

WTHS congratulates Scout Jacob Dore

WTHS congratulates Scout Jacob Dore

WTHS congratulates Scout Jacob Dore of BSA Troop 436 upon earning the rank of Eagle Scout at a Court of Honor on Sunday, February 23 that was held at Schooley's Mountain Firehouse. Jake, whose Eagle project benefited the Old Union Churchyard on Fairview Avenue,...

Morris County Freeholders awarded WTHS $70,833

On July 10, 2019, the Morris County Freeholders awarded WTHS $70,833 in matching grant funds from the Morris County Historic Preservation Trust Fund to replace the roofs of the Old Union School House.  Work will be done in 2020 and will be overseen by Kurt Leasure and...