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NJ State Museum
NJ State Museum

New Jersey State Museum

205 W. State St. Trenton, NJ 08608

Property Description

Explore our world-class collections in science, history and art and discover New Jersey within a global perspective. With holdings of more than two million objects, artifacts and specimens, the Museum broadly covers the fields of natural history, archaeology, ethnography, cultural history and fine art, and provides a variety of options for lifelong learning. Take a tour, participate in hands-on activities, enjoy a lecture, see a Planetarium program, interact with scientists working on real fossils, or just browse the galleries. Special programs and activities for young museum-goers. Free parking available on weekends in lots adjacent to the Museum.

For more information about changing exhibits and events, please visit the website.




  • Open Year-Round
  • Dates Closed: Closed Mondays and all state holidays.

General Information:

  • Free admission

Tour Information:

  • Self-guided tours