There's always something new at Manhattan's oldest house

Family Day: Make a Silhouette Puppet

Come learn about the art of silhouette puppet making and make your very own puppet to take home! Silhouette puppet shows have been enjoyed by audiences for centuries. Now your family can learn how to make these silhouette puppets to tell their own stories!

Program FREE with museum admission!  Advanced registration encouraged; for more information or to register, email


65 Jumel Terrace, New York, New York, 10032

(212) 923-8008

Morris-Jumel Mansion is a proud member of the Historic House Trust of New York City
and partner of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation.