• Upcoming Events

    1. Pollinator Container Garden Workshop with Beth Riley

      June 1 from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    2. Family Farm Day

      June 3 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    3. Herb Container Garden Workshop with Beth Riley

      June 14 from 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    4. Drop- In Father’s Day Craft

      June 17 from 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
    5. Farm to Table Luncheon at Restaurant Serenade

      June 17 from 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
    6. Shade Container Garden Workshop with Beth Riley

      June 25 from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    7. Downtown Concert Series – What’s What

      June 30 from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    8. Downtown Concert Series – FabForward

      July 14 from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    9. Downtown Concert Series – Barba Roja Latin Band

      July 28 from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    10. Camp in a Day – The Garden State

      August 1 from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Special Event

Farm to Table Luncheon at Restaurant Serenade
June 17

More About METC

METC Mission Statement

Our mission is to foster the understanding, cultivation, and appreciation of America’s past by presenting and interpreting the history, culture, and lives of the inhabitants of New Jersey from its earliest settlement through the present day. Read More…

Our Historic Building

The Museum of Early Trades & Crafts is housed in the James Library building, built 1899-1900 to house the Madison Public Library. The architectural style is Richardsonian Romanesque Revival. Read More…

Museum Shop

The Museum of Early Trades & Crafts has a lovely gift shop filled with many distinctive and affordable items. Stop by when you come to visit! Read More…

Hours

Monday:   Closed
Tuesday–Saturday:   10am–4pm
Sunday*:  Noon-5pm
*Closed on Holidays and Sundays in July and August

Admission

Adults – $5
Students, Children and Adults 65+ – $3
Members & Children under 6 – FREE
Family Maximum Rate – $15.00
Guided Tours (by appointment only) – $8.00 per person

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METC receives an operating support grant from the New Jersey Historical Commission, a division of the Department of State