Family Days at the Mansion


2019 Programs

ConEd Family Programs are held on the second Saturday of each month from 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm in the museum’s Colonial Kitchen. For more information contact


October | Day of the Dead

Join us as we celebrate this Latin American tradition here at the Morris-Jumel Mansion. Families can create sugar skull masks and help to create a Day of the Dead altar by leaving notes or gifts for their ancestors or loved ones. The altar will remain on view at the Mansion through the month of October.

November | Candle Making

Discover the history of illumination at the Mansion and create your own unique candle!

December | Paper Ornaments

Seasons greetings! Create your own paper ornament to decorate your tree this holiday season.

*schedule and activities subject to change



January | Hamilton’s Birthday

February | Black History Month

March | National Women’s History Month

April | National Poetry Month

May | National Historic Preservation Month

June | Flag Day

July | Colonial Ice Cream

August | 19th-Century Fans

September | Battle of Harlem Heights