Contact The NJ State Museum
Mailing Address:
NJ State Museum
PO Box 530
Trenton, NJ 08625

Museum & Auditorium Galleries:
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ

Tel: (609) 292-6464 (recorded message)
Email: Feedback@sos.state.nj.us
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Program Calendar

December
Mouse over the titles for a description of the event.
Monday
1
Museum Closed
Tuesday
2
Wednesday
3
Thursday
4
Friday
5
Monday
8
Museum Closed
Tuesday
9
Wednesday
10
Thursday
11
Friday
12
Monday
15
Museum Closed
Tuesday
16
Wednesday
17
Thursday
18
Friday
19
Saturday
20
Drop-In Family Activities - Winter Wonderland
Planetarium: Secret of the Cardboard RocketHoliday Laser Lights!Stars
Monday
22
Museum Closed
Tuesday
23
Wednesday
24
Thursday
25
Museum Closed - State Holiday
Friday
26
Drop-In Family Activities - Patriot’s Week
Planetarium: Holiday Laser Lights!Stars
Monday
29
Museum Closed
Tuesday
30
Wednesday
31
2015
January
Mouse over the titles for a description of the event.
Thursday
1
Museum Closed - State Holiday
Friday
2
Monday
5
Museum Closed
Tuesday
6
Wednesday
7
Thursday
8
Friday
9
Saturday
10
Sunday
11
Monday
12
Museum Closed
Tuesday
13
Wednesday
14
Thursday
15
Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Museum Closed - State Holiday
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
Museum Closed
Tuesday
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
29
Friday
30
Saturday
31

 

The Secret of the Cardboard Rocket

12:00 pm
Two adventurous youngsters blast off into space in a homemade cardboard rocket for an amazing voyage of discovery through the solar system.
Stars!

2 pm
Every star has a story. Some are as old as time, faint and almost forgotten.
Holiday Laser Lights!

1 pm and 3 pm
The NJSM Planetarium is premiering its all new holiday show! Sing along to favorite holiday songs such as Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, Frosty the Snowman, and other seasonal classics.
Laser Fright Light

3:00 pm
NJSM is horrified to present Laser Fright Light! This terrifying laser experience will send chills up your spine as you witness prowling vampires and haunting demons.
Laser Kid Power

3:00 pm
The hottest artists and the latest laser art come together in a sensational, eye-popping show that will have your heart thumping and your feet tapping!
Earth Science Week

The New Jersey State Museum is proud to celebrate Earth Science Week. Every day this week we will be offering gallery talks, workshops and activity carts.
Halloween Spooktacular

10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Celebrate Halloween with a day of fun activities at the museum.
Story Time - When the Shadbush Blooms

2:00 pm
In honor of Native American Heritage Month, learn about the Lenape then and now through the lens of one family’s seasonal activities.
Winter Wonderland

11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Celebrate winter break and learn about how animals survive winter, and more fun winter activities are scheduled throughout the day.
Patriot’s Week

This annual commemoration of the Battle of Trenton engages the entire city in activities for young and old. The Museum will have a variety of colonial era programs and activities throughout the week.