• Overview

    The Meadowlands Museum is a local history museum focusing on the Meadowlands region of New Jersey. It is home to rotating exhibits and permanent exhibits of the life of NJ's poet/doctor William Carlos Williams, a pre-electric kitchen, colonial home crafts, and the rocks, minerals, and geology of the Meadowlands region.  


    The museum also houses collections of historic objects, archives and photographs. Frequent programs and events and are available for both adults and children.


    Guided Tours are available Saturdays 10 am - 4 pm. Check our website and Facebook page for updates on exhibitions and events.

  • Amenities

    Activities
    • Self-guided tours
    • Guided Tours
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    •  Lodging

      • Renaissance Meadowlands Hotel
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      • Fairfield Inn East Rutherford Meadowlands
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    •  Activities

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      • Williams Center for the Arts
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      • Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment
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    •  Events

      • Pridefest
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      • Over The Edge for Earth Day
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      • State Fair Meadowlands
        Jun. 20 - Jul. 7, 2024
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      • Meadowlands Racetrack Annual Beerfest
        May. 4, 2024
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      • Meadowlands Racetrack's Annual Weiner Dog Races
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      • Meadowlands Racetrack BBQ Extravaganza
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      • Meadowlands Racetrack Wine Fest
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      • The Meadowlands Pace & Burger Battle
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      •   Lodging

        Renaissance Meadowlands Hotel
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      •   Lodging

        Quality Inn, Meadowlands
        0.4 MI
        201-933-9800
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      •   Events

        Pridefest
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        201-373-2476
        View >
      •   Dining

        Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament
        0.6 MI
        201-933-2220
        View >
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        Extended Stay America, Meadowlands/Rutherford
        0.6 MI
        201-635-0266
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      •   Dining

        Cafe Matisse
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        Courtyard Lyndhurst Meadowlands
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        Extended Stay America Meadowlands - East Rutherford
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