"Art and History come alive at Ellarslie."

Exhibits

November 1, 2014 – March 15, 2015

Ties that Bind: The Aprons of Trenton

November 1, 2014 – April 18, 2015

Trenton Central High School: A Remembrance

January 24, 2015 – March 8, 2015

BLACK AND WHITE . . . with a touch

January 24, 2015 – March 8, 2015

Sweethearts: Creative Couples

Education

The Trenton Museum Society provides art and history lessons, workshops and other programs for children and adults. Click on the links below to find out what’s coming up.

Lecture Series

Sunday, February 8, 2015, 2 pm

Theatrical Clothing: The Process. . . Lecture by Linda Carcaci Solorzano and Susan Handler Wakefield designers of theatrical clothing.

Sunday, February 15, 2015, 2 pm

Sweethearts: Creative Couples Gallery Talk with the artists

Sunday, February 22, 2015, 2 pm

BLACK & WHITE . . . with a touch Gallery Talk with the artists

Saturday March 7, 2015 at 1 PM

Yes, Aprons Are a Symbol. But of What? with Q&A by exhibit co-curator David Bosted.

Sunday March 15, 2015, at 2 PM

The Anthropology of the Apron: A Lighthearted View, with exhibit co-curator Brenda Springsted, NYU-trained anthropologist.

Multi Media Bar

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Sweethearts: Creative Couples

How people who live, sleep, eat and work together influence each other . . . or not.
Malloy Gallery Exhibit
January 24 – March 8, 2015
Artists’ Talk — February 15, 2 pm

BLACK AND WHITE . . . with a touch

January 24 – March 8, 2015
Gallery Talk with the artists – February 22, 2 pm
Eleven highly acclaimed graphic artists and sculptors from New Jersey and Pennsylvania present unique, personal interpretations of organic forms depicted in graphite, charcoal, ink, steel, and stone.

Theatrical Clothing: The Process

Sunday, February 8, 2015 2 pm $5 Free for members of the Trenton Museum...

Trenton Central High School: A Remembrance

November 1 – April 18
The exhibit shows iconic artifacts from the soon-to-be demolished school built in 1929 and designed by architect Ernest K. Sibley.

Ties that Bind: The Aprons of Trenton

November 1 – March 15
Several dozen aprons, images and narratives grace the second floor telling the story of Trenton’s domestic and industrial past.

Saturday Art Workshops for Adults

Saturday Art Workshops for Adults, 1-4 pm
October 11- Magic of Feltmaking
October 18 – Making Felt with Resist
October 25 – Stones, Bones and Bark

Questers at Ellarslie

The first Bucks-Mercer Regional chapter of Questers at Ellarslie Mansion is featuring an...

Art Lessons for Children Ages 6-10 Start October 1

Unleash Your Child’s Creativity!
After-School art lessons for children.
Eight-week session, starting October 1.

Listen Up, Share, Learn and Cool Off!

Trenton African American Cultural Festival August 16, 2014 12 – 6 pm  Schedule of...

Meet Donna Rhodes, New TMS Director

Trenton Museum Society Hires Director     June 23 – Trenton Museum Society...

Exhibits Calendar 2013 – 2014

First Floor art exhibits and second floor history exhibits on display during the 2013-2014 season.

Art in the Park: Saturday Art Workshops for Adults

From 1 pm to 3 pm
Bookbinding with Mindy Trost, February 8
Stained Glass Design with Judy Sears, March 1, 8 & 15.

Industrial Artifacts: Medium Glove Mold

The Trenton Museum Society collects various artifacts and memorabilia pertaining to the history of Trenton. A range of objects from postcards to furniture is currently on display.

Industrial Artifacts: Segment from Bridge Cable

The Trenton Museum Society collects various artifacts and memorabilia pertaining to the history of Trenton. A range of objects from postcards to furniture is currently on display.