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Department of State

New Jersey State Museum

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

NOTICE: The Museum will be closed on Friday, June 21 and will re-open on Saturday normal hours.

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Events At The Museum

Events Calendar

Touch the Stars
June 18-20 2024

Weekday Planetarium Program

2:30 pm  Worlds Beyond Earth

Touch the Stars
June 22 2024

Spanish Language Planetarium Show

Touch the Stars
June 22-23 2024

Planetarium Shows - Weekend Schedule

Touch the Stars
June 25-28 2024

Weekday Planetarium Program

2:30 pm  Worlds Beyond Earth

Star
June 29 2024

Science Under the Stars: What We Can Learn From Images of Black Holes

4:15 PM

Speaker: Zachary Gelles, Princeton University

Reserve your seat

fossil
June 29 2024

Fossil Collecting at with New Jersey State Museum

10 AM – 12 PM

Join Dr. Dana Ehret, Curator of Natural History, as he leads fossil collecting trips to Big Brook Preserve Space for each date is limited. Tickets are $15 per person. For additional information and to buy tickets use this link.

Touch the Stars
June 29-30 2024

Planetarium Shows - Weekend Schedule

Touch the Stars
July 2, 3, 5 2024

Weekday Planetarium Program

Star
July 6 2024

Civil War Flag Unveiling

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

In the American Civil War, flags guided troops into battle and served as patriotic emblems of honor and pride. Join flag historian Dr. David Martin of the New Jersey Civil War Heritage Association and NJSM Curator of Cultural History Nicholas Ciotola for a gallery walk about the history of five new flags to be unveiled in the State Museum’s exhibition, The Civil War Flag Collection of New Jersey. The one-hour tour will be followed by a reception hosted by Hunterdon 300th in the museum’s Riverview Court.

Touch the Stars
July 6-7 2024

Planetarium Shows - Weekend Schedule

Touch the Stars
July 9-12 2024

Weekday Planetarium Program

Touch the Stars
July 13-14 2024

Planetarium Shows - Weekend Schedule

Touch the Stars
July 16-19 2024

Weekday Planetarium Program

fossil
July 20 2024

Fossil Collecting at with New Jersey State Museum

10 AM – 12 PM

Join Dr. Dana Ehret, Curator of Natural History, as he leads fossil collecting trips to Big Brook Preserve Space for each date is limited. Tickets are $15 per person. For additional information and to buy tickets use this link.

Touch the Stars
July 20-21 2024

Planetarium Shows - Weekend Schedule

Touch the Stars
July 23-26 2024

Weekday Planetarium Program

Touch the Stars
July 27 2024

Spanish Language Planetarium Show

Touch the Stars
July 27-28 2024

Planetarium Shows - Weekend Schedule

Touch the Stars
July 30-31 2024

Weekday Planetarium Program

Touch the Stars
August 1-2 2024

Weekday Planetarium Program

Touch the Stars
August 3-4 2024

Planetarium Shows - Weekend Schedule

Touch the Stars
August 6-9 2024

Weekday Planetarium Program

Touch the Stars
August 10-11 2024

Planetarium Shows - Weekend Schedule

Touch the Stars
August 13-16 2024

Weekday Planetarium Program

fossil
August 17 2024

Fossil Collecting at with New Jersey State Museum

10 AM – 12 PM

Join Dr. Dana Ehret, Curator of Natural History, as he leads fossil collecting trips to Big Brook Preserve Space for each date is limited. Tickets are $15 per person. For additional information and to buy tickets use this link.

Touch the Stars
August 17-18 2024

Planetarium Shows - Weekend Schedule

Touch the Stars
August 20-23 2024

Weekday Planetarium Program

Touch the Stars
August 24 2024

Spanish Language Planetarium Show

Touch the Stars
August 24-25 2024

Planetarium Shows - Weekend Schedule

Touch the Stars
August 27-30 2024

Weekday Planetarium Program

Touch the Stars
August 31 2024

Planetarium Shows - Weekend Schedule

Touch the Stars
September 1 2024

Planetarium Shows - Weekend Schedule

 

 

 


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