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Department of State

New Jersey State Museum

The Hon. Tahesha Way, Lt. Governor and Secretary of State

NOTICE: Due to system repairs, the Museum will be colder than normal. Please dress accordingly.


Science Under the Stars: How do planets form throughout our galaxy?

May 25, 4:15 PM
Guest speaker Dr. Aida Behmard discusses the methods used to understand planet formation on large - even galactic - scales.

Jacob Planet

Biology & Ecosystems

May 18, 10 AM – 12 PM.
Stop by the Riverview Court and learn about biology and ecosystems. Fun, family-friendly activity!

Small Explorers

Small Explorers: Journey into the World of Insects

May 11, 9:45 AM, 11:00 AM, 12:15 PM
This month we’re reading “Backyard Bugs” and will get a look at some live insects! The program is free but space is limited; registration required.

Museum Shop

Museum Shop

Open Tue. – Sat., 10 AM – 4 PM, Sun. 11 AM – 4 PM
Find educational toys, fun novelties, unique hand-crafted pottery and jewelry, New Jersey-themed merchandise and more. Open online 24/7.

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