• Overview

    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.


     

  • Amenities

    • Free Admission
    Activities
    • Self-guided tours
  • Nearby:

    •  Dining

      • Mill Hill Saloon
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      • Trenton Social
        0.9 MI
        609-989-7777 View >
      • De Lorenzo's Pizza
        0.9 MI
        609-393-2952 View >
      • De Lorenzo's Tomato Pies
        8.0 MI
        609-341-8480 View >
      • UMMM Ice Cream Parlor
        10.8 MI
        609-387-9786 View >
      • Live Music
        12.0 MI
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    •  Lodging

      • SpringHill Suites by Marriott, Ewing/Princeton South
        4.7 MI
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      • Element by Westin, Ewing/Princeton
        4.8 MI
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      • Courtyard by Marriott, Ewing/Princeton
        4.9 MI
        609-771-8100 View >
      • Howard Johnson
        5.2 MI
        609-896-1100 View >
      • Hilton Garden Inn, Princeton/Lawrenceville
        5.9 MI
        609-895-9200 View >
      • Staybridge Inn & Suites
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    •  Activities

      • Planetarium at New Jersey State Museum
        0.0 MI
        609-292-6464 View >
      • New Jersey State Council on the Arts
        0.1 MI
        609-292-6130 View >
      • New Jersey World War II Memorial
        0.2 MI
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      • New Jersey State House
        0.2 MI
        609-847-3150 View >
      • Crossroads of the American Revolution
        0.2 MI
        609-633-2060 View >
      • Old Barracks Museum
        0.3 MI
        609-396-1776 View >
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