Animated Worlds: Automata from the Murtogh D. Guinness Collection

Enter the magical & sometimes bizarre world of living dolls, mechanical monkeys, and card playing cats - clockwork automata from the Murtogh D. Guinness Collection at the Morris Museum.

Morristown, New Jersey

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Join the Guinness Collection Conservator and Curator for Obscura Day 2012 at the Morris Museum for a private demonstration of particularly obscure automata from centuries past and unique behind closed door tour of the Guinness Viewable storage area, where over 500 more mechanical musical instruments & automata live!  

Ticket price includes general admission to the museum and the opportunity to join the public demonstration of the Guinness Collection at 2pm.  Immediately thereafter (3pm), our special tour group will descend into the lower levels.


03:00 PM to 04:00 PM
Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Attendance limit


Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, New Jersey, USA