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Department of State

New Jersey State Museum

The Hon. Tahesha Way, Secretary of State

New Jersey State Museum Update

Due to the current public health emergency, the New Jersey State Museum is closed to the public until further notice. Previously scheduled special events will be rescheduled if possible.

For any specific inquiries, please visit or call the 24-hour hotline at 1-800-222-1222.


Learn At The Museum


General admission is FREE for school groups. Pricing for reserved experiences are listed below.

  Per Student Per Teacher/Chaperone
Guided Tours Free Free
Planetarium $3 $3
Lab & Studio Workshops $3 Free
Ask the Experts $3 Free
Thursday Theatre $3 $3
Early Learning $2 Free

Advance reservations are REQUIRED for all programs, free and fee-based.

Payments must be made in full 2 weeks in advance.

No refunds can be issued once payment is processed.



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