If you want to expose your children to architecture, try a visit to New Jersey's Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms. The museum is located on the early 20th-century country estate of Gustav Stickley.
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Since its inception The Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms has collected objects and artifacts that help to bring the history of Craftsman Farms and the career of Gustav Stickley to life. The museum works in partnership with the Township of Parsippany-Troy Hills, which owns the site and rescued the property from private development in 1989, putting it on a path to public use. The collection consists of three main areas that total more than 6,000 objects. The focus continues to be on items owned by Gustav Stickley and focuses on the Arts and Crafts movement.
Reservations are required for all tours and will be held rain or shine. If the museum cancels the tour due to extreme weather or other unforeseen circumstances, you will be notified by email and receive a full refund or credit. The following tours are offered.
- Log House Tour
- Director's Tour
- Collections in Depth
During construction tours will gather at the ground level (rear) of the Education Center where restrooms and seating are available.
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Please plan to arrive 10-15 minutes before your tour start time to allow time to park and walk to the Education Center Visitor Entrance.
Formerly, The Craftsman Farms Foundation, Inc., the Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms was formed in 1989. The property was designated a National Historic Landmark the following year. In 2019, the museum marked its 30th anniversary and is proud to welcome thousands of visitors from around the world to its interpretive programs, both onsite and online, each year.
Plan Your Visit
Craftsman Farms is located at 2352 State Route 10, Morris Plains, New Jersey 07950.
Parking: Ample parking is available in parking lots located at the entrance to the Craftsman Farms campus. Visitors must then continue on foot to the Education Center Visitor Entrance, on the ground level at the rear of the building. Accessible parking for visitors with handicapped permits is available in the rear of the Education Center. Please follow the posted signs to the back of the building.
Accessibility: The Education Center (ground level) is fully ADA accessible with accessible restrooms.
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