History Museum Events

Van Riper-Hopper House Museum
State & National Register of Historic Place
Historic House Tours
Date: By Appointment
Time: Flexible
Locations: Van Riper-Hopper House Museum and Mead-VanDuyne HouseMuseum
533 Berdan Avenue, Wayne, NJ

House Museum
2343 Hamburg Turnpike, Wayne, NJ
Closed for rehabilitation.
Admission: $5 adult; $2 child
Contact: 973-694-7192 or email

Events 2014

Title: Snow Sculpture Winter-Long Contest
Date: January 3 to March 9, 2014
Time: Dawn to dusk
Summary: At Wayne Historic House Museums, 533 Berdan Ave., Wayne, NJ 07470 build a snow sculpture and leave your contact information and description or photo of your masterpiece.Every sculpture gets a free historical book or toy.The grand prize winner will get a surprise gift worth $50. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Admission: Free
Contact: 973-694-7192
Flyer: Snow Sculptures Contest

Title: Presidents' Day Exhibit- Washington and Lincoln: Their Lives and Times through Art and Artifacts
Date: Extended to the end of April due to harsh winter.
Time: By Appointment
Summary: At Van Riper-Hopper House Museum 533 Berdan Ave., Wayne, NJ 07470 see material culture objects, furniture and newly conserved historical art pieces depicting Washington and Lincoln. The parlor will showcase Washington, and the dining room will highlight Lincoln.
Admission: Free-will donation;
Contact: 973-694-7192
Flyer: Presidents' Day Exhibit

Town Hall

475 Valley Road
Wayne, NJ 07470
Weekdays 8:30am-4:30pm
Tuesdays open until 7:00 pm
Sat & Sun: Closed
Closed on State Holidays

Wayne DPW Complex

201 Dey Road
Wayne, NJ 07470
Weekdays 7:30am-3:30pm
Sat & Sun: Closed
Closed on State Holidays