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
July 2018
Museum Hours: Tuesday–Sunday, 9 am to 4:45 pm
Closed Mondays & State Holidays
Planetarium - One World, One Sky
     Planetarium
July 1
July 1 - Planetarium Shows

One World, One Sky - 11:00 am
Magic Tree House:Space Mission- 12 pm Dinosaurs at Dusk NEW - 1:00 pm
Dark Universe NEW - 2:00 pm
Wildest Weather in the Solar System - 3:00 pm
Planetarium - Earth, Moon & Sun
     Planetarium
July 5/6
July 5/6 - Planetarium Shows

Earth, Moon & Sun - 10 am
Magic Tree House:Space Mission- 11 am Dinosaurs at Dusk NEW - 1:00 pm
Planetarium - Dinosaurs at Dusk
     Planetarium
July 7/8
July 7/8 - Planetarium Shows

One World, One Sky - 11:00 am
Magic Tree House:Space Mission- 12 pm Dinosaurs at Dusk NEW - 1:00 pm
Dark Universe NEW - 2:00 pm
Wildest Weather in the Solar System - 3:00 pm
Planetarium - Earth, Moon & Sun
     Planetarium
July 10/11/12/13
July 10/11/12/13 - Planetarium Shows

Earth, Moon & Sun - 10 am
Magic Tree House:Space Mission- 11 am Dinosaurs at Dusk NEW - 1:00 pm
Planetarium - One World, One Sky
     Maker Space
July 11
July 11 - Maker Space

Maker Space FREE - 10 am – 2 pm
Imagination Studio

Each week we’ll offer a different challenge using new and up-cycled materials for visitors to make and take home.

Planetarium - Magic Tree House: Space Mission
     Planetarium
July 14/15
July 14/15 - Planetarium Shows

One World, One Sky - 11:00 am
Magic Tree House:Space Mission- 12 pm Dinosaurs at Dusk NEW - 1:00 pm
Dark Universe NEW - 2:00 pm
Wildest Weather in the Solar System - 3:00 pm
Mad Science: Sounds Like Science
     Thursday Theatre
July 17
July 17 - Thursday Theatre

Mad Science: Sounds Like Science - 11:15 am

Highlight children’s sense of sound! Audiences participate to discover how sound waves travel, create a storm complete with rain, thunder and lighting, and hear the roar of Rex the T-Rex.

Planetarium - Earth, Moon & Sun
     Planetarium
July 17/18/19/20
July 17/18/19/20 - Planetarium Shows

Earth, Moon & Sun - 10 am
Magic Tree House:Space Mission- 11 am Dinosaurs at Dusk NEW - 1:00 pm
Planetarium - One World, One Sky
     Maker Space
July 18
July 18 - Maker Space

Maker Space FREE - 10 am – 2 pm
Imagination Studio

Each week we’ll offer a different challenge using new and up-cycled materials for visitors to make and take home.

Thunderbird American Indian Dancers: Yah-Oh-Way
     Thursday Theatre
July 20
July 20 - Thursday Theatre

Thunderbird American Indian Dancers: Yah-Oh-Way - 11:15 am

Yah-Oh-Way, meaning “it is good” in Hopi, highlights the complexity of Native American societies. Honor and celebrate history and cultural diversity of Native peoples through songs, dances, and traditions of many North American tribes. To explore more about Native American Societies visit the new exhibit, Hearth and Home.

Small Explorers Series
     Museum
July 21
July 21 - Small Explorers Series

Jersey Shore FREE - 10 am & 1 pm
Discovery Den

Planetarium - Dark Universe
     Planetarium
July 21/22
July 21/22 - Planetarium Shows

One World, One Sky - 11:00 am
Magic Tree House:Space Mission- 12 pm Dinosaurs at Dusk NEW - 1:00 pm
Dark Universe NEW - 2:00 pm
Wildest Weather in the Solar System - 3:00 pm
Planetarium - Earth, Moon & Sun
     Planetarium
July 24/25/26/27
July 24/25/26/27 - Planetarium Shows

Earth, Moon & Sun - 10 am
Magic Tree House:Space Mission- 11 am Dinosaurs at Dusk NEW - 1:00 pm
Planetarium - One World, One Sky
     Maker Space
July 25
July 25 - Maker Space

Maker Space FREE - 10 am – 2 pm
Imagination Studio

Each week we’ll offer a different challenge using new and up-cycled materials for visitors to make and take home.

Planetarium - Wildest Weather in the Solar System
     Planetarium
July 28/29
July 28/29 - Planetarium Shows

One World, One Sky - 11:00 am
Magic Tree House:Space Mission- 12 pm Dinosaurs at Dusk NEW - 1:00 pm
Dark Universe NEW - 2:00 pm
Wildest Weather in the Solar System - 3:00 pm
Planetarium - Wildest Weather in the Solar System
     Planetarium
July 31
July 31 - Planetarium Shows

Earth, Moon & Sun - 10 am
Magic Tree House:Space Mission- 11 am Dinosaurs at Dusk NEW - 1:00 pm