Past Exhibits

Furniture as Art

Posted on Mar 6, 2017 in Exhibits, Past Exhibits

Furniture as Art

Furniture as Art – Four exhibits-in-one
Please be Seated
On These Walls
Furniture from the Permanent Collection
Rustic Regional Windsor Chairs

January 21 – March 12, 2017

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Essential Paul Robeson

Posted on Feb 3, 2017 in Exhibits, Past Exhibits

Essential Paul Robeson

On display until April 30, 2017 “The Essential Paul Robeson” contains materials consolidated from a previous exhibit on the towering Twentieth Century historical figure Paul Robeson. The exhibit will remain on view at least until April 2017 when Rutgers University will commemorate the Rutgers graduate’s life and accomplishments on the occasion of dedicating a large memorial to Robeson on the New Brunswick campus. Rutgers archives provided materials and encouragement to the Trenton Museum Society in preparing “The Essential Paul Robeson” exhibit. Paul Robeson (1898-1976)...

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Kay Hackett of Stangl

Posted on Feb 2, 2017 in Exhibits, Past Exhibits

Kay Hackett of Stangl

Kay Hackett of Stangl:Is “Thistle” her greatest design? On display March 1 – April 7, 2017   To celebrate National Women’s History Month during March 2017, the Trenton City Museum is exhibiting a collection of ceramic dinnerware created by artist Kay Hackett in the “Thistle” Pattern. Kay Hackett is credited with designing 40 Stangl dinnerware patterns that were put into production and over 100 miscellaneous novelty and artware items. She died on March 19, 2016 at the age of 96. We mourn her passing, but celebrate her legacy of excellence in ceramic design. Kay...

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Garden State Watercolor Society Juried Show

Posted on Jan 4, 2017 in Exhibits, Past Exhibits

Garden State Watercolor Society Juried Show

47th Annual Juried Show
November 19, 2016 – January 15, 2017
Dorrie Rifkin Demonstration – 1/12, 1-3 pm

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Pedrick Exhibit

Posted on Jan 3, 2017 in Exhibits, Past Exhibits

Pedrick Exhibit

William E. Pedrick (1868-1927) Survey of the Artist
Exhibit on Display
November 27, 2016 – January 15, 2017
Sunday, January 15, 2017, 2 pm, “An Illustrated Lecture on the Life of William E. Pedrick,” by Meghan Chapuran

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Trenton’s Christmas Past

Posted on Dec 14, 2016 in Exhibits, Past Exhibits

Trenton’s Christmas Past

Trenton’s Christmas Past Exhibit at the Trenton City Museum, Ellarslie Cadwalader Park, Trenton, NJ December 2, 2016 – January 15, 2017 To celebrate the Holiday season, the Trenton Museum Society has opened a new exhibit entitled “Trenton’s Christmas Past,” which will run through mid-January 2017.   The exhibit brings back memories of the Christmas decorations put up by the city in the 1940’s, 50’s and 60’s and the many Department and other stores that people came from all over to visit and do their holiday shopping in. “Trenton’s Christmas Past” features...

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