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.nj.gov

 

SMASH Series: Spectacularly Merging Art, Science & History
SMASH Series - Spectacular Merging Art, Science & History
Join us for the SMASH Series – Spectacularly Merging Art, Science and History!
Each SMASH event has a theme and explores the fascinating intersection of science, art and history. Visitors discover an array of hands-on activities, experiments, and demonstrations, meet the Museum’s experts and examine our collections through the lens of science.
SMASH Event kids playing with legos

November 18 - Campfire Science! Learn how archaeologists use fire pits to discover the past; explore campfire traditions – toasting marshmallows! – and the importance of the hearth in the home.

March 10 – STEAM Trains! Celebrate NJ Maker’s Day at the Museum - build and engineer a train! Explore the role of trains in New Jersey’s history; discover rocks that make trains roll (coal, sleeper stones); create some train art.

 

SMASH Event kids playing SMASH Event kids having fun
SMASH Event kids playing with paint March Event - Prehistoric Adventure