MILLVILLE, NJ (April 15, 2016)  – Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center is pleased to announce a new partnership with Tower Hospitality, a hospitality management company that is dedicated to consistently delivering a memorable, high-quality dining and lodging experience that exceeds guests’ expectations.  WheatonArts, an anchor cultural tourism destination in South Jersey, attracts visitors from New Jersey, the Mid-Atlantic region, and around the globe. A partnership with Tower Hospitality ensures that individuals that are interested in visiting WheatonArts and desire information about lodging will be able to have several options to review on the WheatonArts website, wheatonarts.org.  Each year, tens of thousands visit Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center in person or digitally.  Tower Hospitality’s offerings on wheatonarts.org will provide accurate information about some accommodations options in the area.

“We are fortunate to be able to work with an accommodations partner that provides a high quality experience in lodging and dining,” said Director of Communications Angela Speakman.  “At WheatonArts, we offer the exploration of arts and creativity to our audiences six days a week, from April to December.  We pride ourselves on serving the community and providing high-quality and engaging programming.  When visitors join us to see a special exhibition, participate in a workshop, and/or attend one of our signature special events, we want them to be comfortable after a fantastic day of exploring WheatonArts.  Our visitors that travel a distance to enjoy all that we have to offer often begin their trip planning on our website.  Those visiting wheatonarts.org will have access to Tower Hospitality accommodations options while they are planning their fun-filled excursion to our campus.”

Tower Hospitality and WheatonArts will work together to promote Cumberland County and the surrounding region as a tourist destination, highlighting Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center as a unique offering that celebrates the rich history of glassmaking and other craft in South Jersey and how glass artistry has evolved over the years. Also, Tower Hospitality will also be present at select WheatonArts events and programs.

For more information about WheatonArts, call 1-800-998-4552 or 856-825-6800, or visit online at wheatonarts.org. Please submit requests for press images to wheatonartsnews@wheatonarts.org.

For more information about Tower Hospitality, call (856) 691-1300 or visit towerhospitality.com.

WheatonArts strives to ensure the accessibility of its exhibitions, events and programs to all persons with disabilities. Please provide two weeks notice for additional needs. Patrons with hearing and speech disabilities may contact WheatonArts through the New Jersey Relay Service (TRS) 800-852-7899 or by dialing 711.

Funding has been made possible in part by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts and the New Jersey Cultural Trust. WheatonArts receives general operating support from the New Jersey Historical Commission, Division of Cultural Affairs in the New Jersey Department of State, and is supported in part by the New Jersey Department of State, Division of Travel and Tourism.



About WheatonArts

With a history spanning four decades, WheatonArts has earned regional, national and international recognition for its unique collections and programs. The Museum of American Glass, accredited by the American Alliance of Museums, houses one of the most comprehensive collections of American glass in the country…from the first glass bottles made in America to celebrated works by Dale Chihuly and other contemporary artists who work in glass. Visitors experience the art of glassmaking, ceramics and flameworking in the Artists Studios. From April through December the Museum of American Glass and Gallery of Fine Craft present special exhibitions. WheatonArts also offers traditional and multi-cultural programs, classes, workshops, performances, and weekend festivals. The award-winning Museum Stores offer traditional and contemporary art and craft in all mediums.

About Tower Hospitality

Tower Hospitality, a hospitality management company, owns and operates several dining and lodging properties in southern New Jersey. Since opening the first motel in 1974, Tower has grown to a portfolio of seven properties with hundreds of valued employees, happily serving tens of thousands of guests each year. Tower continues to expand through development and acquisition to accommodate the rapid growth in business and leisure in our area. Their brands are recognized internationally as leaders in the industry, and they constantly strive to be the leading provider of quality accommodations in the region.