Events and Programs

Spotlight Saturday: Train Heritage Day

August 30, 2014 is our next Spotlight Saturday from 10am-4pm. This month's program will shine on trains. We will have model trains at the Museum from the Memphis Railroad and Trolley Museum and tours of the Collierville train depot.

If you or someone you know owns a model train set contact the museum! We are looking for other model trains to put on display for Train Heritage Day.



Help us Create Our Next Exhibit!

For our upcoming exhibit "Collierville: The Dairy Town" we are seeking items from the Collierville Cheese Carnival. If you have any items from the Cheese Carnival you would like to loan for the exhibit please contact the Museum.

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Collierville Dairy Day

 On September 20, 2014 from 10am-4pm join us for an old-fashion good time for the opening of our next exhibit "Collierville: The Dairy Town". Collierville Dairy Day will include an aray of fun activities for all ages to learn about dairy farming in Collierville.

Show off your secret ice cream recipe by entering our Homemade Ice Cream Contest! Click here for more information.

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70th Anniversary of D-Day

Come by the Morton Museum to see the new temporary exhibit commemorating the 70th anniversary of D-Day, and read profiles of local veterans. To learm more about D-Day and WWII, check out these resources from the Burch Library.


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 Photograph by Robert F. Sargent of the U.S. Coast Guard, shows troops wading toward the beaches of Normandy on D-Day, June 6, 1944.