New Jersey State Museum

The Museum houses 4 museums in 1: Archaeology & Ethology, Cultural History, Fine Art and Natural History, along with a Planetarium. The Museum provides a plethera of children’s programming, including the popular Second Saturday performances.

Prices: Free. Park in the lot behind the State House or use metered parking on West State Street in front of the Museum. Free parking on Weekends is available in employee parking lots adjacent to and behind the Museum.

Hours: Tuesday — Saturday, 9:00am to 5:00pm Sunday, noon to 5:00pm. Closed Mondays & State Holidays.

Events

Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day!

Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day!

Saturday, Apr 04

9:00 AM - 4:45 PM

Let your curiosity lead you to the State Museum for FREE Planetarium shows all day! This year we celebrate Earth Optimism and the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. Explore two exhibitions that celebrate nature – “Preserving the Pinelands” and “Fine Feathered Friends.” Plus - enjoy FREE Planetarium shows all day - programs at 12, 1, 2 and 3pm. Starting Feb 27th, download your FREE ticket from the Smithsonian Museum Day website https://www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday/museum-day-2020/ Each Museum Day ticket provides free admission for TWO people.

Spring Break Programs at the Museum

Spring Break Programs at the Museum

Tuesday, Apr 14

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Visit the Museum during Spring Break! Weekday Planetarium shows at 10:30 am, 11:30 am, and 1:30 pm (admission $7 adults, $5 children ages 12 & under.) Enjoy a free craft project in our Imagination Studio; different project offered each day.

Spring Break Programs at the Museum

Spring Break Programs at the Museum

Wednesday, Apr 15

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Visit the Museum during Spring Break! Weekday Planetarium shows at 10:30 am, 11:30 am, and 1:30 pm (admission $7 adults, $5 children ages 12 & under.) Enjoy a free craft project in our Imagination Studio; different project offered each day.

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205 West State Street
Trenton, New Jersey 08625
609.292.6464
www.statemuseum.nj.gov/