Closed Mondays & Tuesdays (except for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day)
New Year's Day, July 4, Thanksgiving Day and December 25.
Please note that there will be street closures around the Museum on Friday, March 16 due to the 2018 Newark St. Patrick's Day Parade.
The parade is scheduled to start at 1:00 pm and end at 2:00 pm, street closures should begin at approximately 11:00 am.
The following streets will be closed to vehicular traffic during the parade.
Mulberry Street from Green Street to Center Street
Lafayette Street from Broad Street to McCarter Highway
Central Avenue from Broad Street to Washington Place
Market Street Between Beaver and Mulberry Street
Raymond Blvd will remain open and police personnel will allow traffic to flow east and west during breaks in the parade.
The parade route will commence on Mulberry Street at Lafayette Street at 1:00 pm and will proceed north on Mulberry Street to Center Street. The parade will then proceed west on Center Street across Broad Street onto Central Avenue to Washington Street, proceeding north on Washington Street to Washington Park where the parade will end.
U.S. and Canadian Veterans & their families with valid I.D.: $8
Children, Seniors & Students with valid I.D.: $8
(2 years and younger: FREE)
Members: FREE Newark Residents: FREE Active Duty Military: FREE
Students attending colleges and universities in Newark with valid ID: FREE
Planetarium Admission (in addition to Museum admission)
Adults $6; Children under 12, seniors, and college students $4
Parking immediately behind the Museum is available for a fee. Cash, credit card or debit card accepted.
Please note that the parking facility is not operated by the Newark Museum, and rates are subject to change without notice.
Weekdays: $6 first hour; $10 up to 5 hours; $16 max to close; $16 oversized vehicles
Weekends: $6 first hour; $9 daily rate, max to close; $16 oversized vehicles
(Oversized vehicles are over 70” length (ex. Outback, Cherokee, Explorer). The RAV 4 and smaller SUVs are regular rates. Events have no oversized rate.)
ONLINE MUSEUM SHOP
The Museum's online shop is under construction and will return in the fall. Phone orders can be placed by calling 973.596.6546.
Barrier-free entrance, café service and restrooms available.
The Newark Museum campus, including its collections, facilities, and other resources, is accessible to accomodate the broadest audience possible, including individuals with disabilities, physical impairments and special needs.