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
September 2018
Museum Hours: Tuesday–Sunday, 9 am to 4:45 pm
Closed Mondays & State Holidays
Planetarium - Dinosaurs at Dusk
     Planetarium
September 1/2
September 1/2 - Planetarium Shows

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

Dark Universe NEW - 3:00 pm
Planetarium - Wildest Weather in the Solar System
     Planetarium
September 8/9
September 8/9 - Planetarium Shows

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

Dark Universe NEW - 3:00 pm
Small Explorers Series
     Museum
September 15
September 15 - Small Explorers Series

Art Exploration FREE - 10 am & 1 pm
Discovery Den

Planetarium - One World, One Sky
     Planetarium
September 15/16
September 15/16 - Planetarium Shows

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

Dark Universe NEW - 3:00 pm
Museum Day Live!
     Museum
September 22
September 22 - Museum Day Live

Museum Day Live!- 9:00 am – 4:45 pm

Join us for this year’s Smithsonian Day Live and celebrate women in New Jersey history through objects on display and fun, hands-on programs for adults and children, including a free Planetarium program.
Planetarium - Dark Universe
     Planetarium
September 22/23
September 22/23 - Planetarium Shows

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

Dark Universe NEW - 3:00 pm
Planetarium - Magic Tree house: Space Mission
     Planetarium
September 29/30
September 29/30 - Planetarium Shows

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

Dark Universe NEW - 3:00 pm
October 2018
Planetarium - One World, One Sky
     Planetarium
October 6/7
October 6/7 - Planetarium Shows

One World, One Sky - 11:00 am
Magic Tree House:Space Mission- 12 pm Dinosaurs at Dusk NEW - 1:00 pm
Laser Halloween - 2:00 pm

Dark Universe NEW - 3:00 pm
Star Observing Sessions
     Planetarium
October 12
October 12 - Planetarium

Night Sky Observing Sessions - 7 pm

FREE! Visit the Planetarium Friday evening for a special nighttime star talk in the Planetarium.

Planetarium - Laser Halloween
     Planetarium
October 13/14
October 13/14 - Planetarium Shows

One World, One Sky - 11:00 am
Magic Tree House:Space Mission- 12 pm Dinosaurs at Dusk NEW - 1:00 pm
Laser Halloween - 2:00 pm

Dark Universe NEW - 3:00 pm
Star Observing Sessions
     Planetarium
October 19
October 19 - Planetarium

Night Sky Observing Sessions - 7 pm

FREE! Visit the Planetarium Friday evening for a special nighttime star talk in the Planetarium.

     Scout Day
October 20
October 20 - Scout Day

SCOUTING ARCHAEOLOGY and SCOUTING ASTRONOMY - 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Advance registration required

     Museum
October 20
October 20 - Small Explorers Series

Night Time Creatures FREE - 10 am & 1 pm

     Planetarium
October 20/21
October 20/21 - Planetarium Shows

One World, One Sky - 11:00 am
Magic Tree House:Space Mission- 12 pm Dinosaurs at Dusk NEW - 1:00 pm
Laser Halloween - 2:00 pm

Dark Universe NEW - 3:00 pm
     Planetarium
October 27/28
October 27/28 - Planetarium Shows

One World, One Sky - 11:00 am
Magic Tree House:Space Mission- 12 pm Dinosaurs at Dusk NEW - 1:00 pm
Laser Halloween - 2:00 pm

Dark Universe NEW - 3:00 pm
Spooky Science!
     Spooky Science!
October 28
October 28 - Halloween Spooktacular

10 am – 3 pm