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George Vail’s Willow Hall

July 13 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

$15.00

Visit the nationally registered former home of U.S. Congressman George Vail, a scion of the Speedwell Ironworks founder, Judge Stephen Vail. His brother, Alfred Vail, worked with Samuel F.B. Morse to develop the telegraph. George took over the iron business, built this 1848 Gothic puddingstone mansion inspired by Andrew Jackson Downing, and then headed to Congress to represent New Jersey (1853-1857).

Details

Date:
July 13
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
$15.00
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/george-vails-willow-hall-tickets-59921833818

Organizer

Morris County Tourism Bureau
Phone:
973-631-5151
Email:
cbarkin@morristourism.org
Website:
morristourism.org

Venue

Passaic River Coalition Willow Hall
330 Speedwell Avenue
Morristown, NJ 07960
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Phone:
973-532-9830
Website:
www.passaicriver.org