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Family Day - Make a Terrarium

Celebrate the Spring season by learning about the history of terrariums, and make one to take home! Terrariums were invented in 1842 and became hugely popular. Participants will be able to make their own live terrariums and personalize them with pebble art. Free with museum admission! Advanced registration recommended. Register by emailing

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.