Exhibits

Plaque Commemorates Colonel Johann Gottlieb Rall and the 1776 Battle of Trenton

Posted on Dec 4, 2020 in Exhibits, Upcoming Exhibits

Jan 3 Jan 10 On view at Ellarslie in advance of PATRIOTS WEEK 2020 and through January, anytime the Trenton City Museum is open (limited schedule due to covid-19, please confirm schedule on our website). This bronze plaque was erected by the  Trenton High School class of 1905 almost 125 years after the December 26, 1776 event that it commemorates.It marked the spot at which Colonel Johann Gottlieb Rall was mortally wounded  near the corner of Broad Street (then called Queen Street, or Bridge Street) and what is now Academy Street, in the street in front of the Mercer County...

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The Junior No. 1 Stories

Posted on Dec 3, 2020 in Events, Exhibits, Past Events

The Junior No. 1 Stories

Zoom series uncovers stories that surfaced during research for the exhibition On the Forefront.
RESERVE TODAY! $10/talk; Thursdays at 7 pm
MARCH 18: 1916 Polio Epidemic & the Building of Trenton’s Municipal Colony
APRIL 1: FREE FINAL TALK ADDED: Revisiting story highlights and Q&A with all series speakers

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The Conversation Continues

Posted on Jul 13, 2020 in Exhibits, Past Exhibits

The Conversation Continues

Visual Language / Difference / Common Ground
Curated by Madelaine Shellaby
Abstract works by 16 artists

September 26, 2020, to January 10, 2021

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Trenton’s Junior No. 1, 1916

Posted on Jun 4, 2020 in Current Exhibits, Exhibits, Featured

Trenton’s Junior No. 1, 1916

On the Forefront: Trenton’s Junior No. 1, 1916
Fascinating Artifacts
Memorabilia
Photography by J. Carlos Vargas and Robert J. Sammons

Curated by Karl J. Flesch
Extended to May 30, 2021
Reserve your timed entry today!

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Robert Sakson Watercolors

Posted on May 26, 2020 in Current Exhibits, Exhibits, Featured

Robert Sakson Watercolors

The Trenton Museum Society remembers the late Robert Sakson with a virtual exhibition of some of his watercolors

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