Wednesday-Sunday, noon-5 pm.
Closed Mondays & Tuesdays (except for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day)
New Year's Day, July 4, Thanksgiving Day and
U.S. and Canadian Veterans & their families with valid ID: $8
Children, Seniors 65+, as well as Teachers & Students with valid IDs: $8
(2 years and younger: FREE)
Newark Residents: FREE Active Duty Military: FREE
Students attending colleges and universities in Newark with valid ID: FREE
FURLOUGHED FEDERAL EMPLOYEES-Until Further Notice
Please note, the Museum is offering FREE admission, including Planetarium tickets, for those individuals and their families who were affected by the federal furlough . Valid employee ID required.
Planetarium Admission (in addition to Museum admission)
Children under 12, seniors 65+, and college students $4
Members: Adults $4; children under 12 $3
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.)
Barrier-free entrance 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.
General Admission Discounts
AAA Adult: Two for the price of one general admission ticket
AAA Senior/Child/Student: Two for the price of one general admission ticket
(Please note: one discount per card holder; Planetarium admission not included)
The following receive
FREE general admission:
(Planetarium admission not included)
Newark Museum Members
ARMN Card Holders
Channel 13 Card Holders
NARM Card Holders
AAM (American Alliance of Museum) members
Residents of Newark, NJ
Active Military and their families
Bank of America card holders --"Museums on Us" (first full weekend of each month)
Employees of Corporate Underwriters
The Employees of the following Corporations/Foundations receive free admission (one employee and up to 2 guests) to the Museum.
Admission does NOT include the planetarium star shows:
MCJ Amelior Foundation
Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Michael Graves Architecture & Design
Bank of America
Bank of New York Mellon
Navigant Consulting Inc.
Wm. Blanchard Co.
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
Ernst & Young
F.M. Kirby Foundation
Sills Cummis & Gross, Inc.
Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation
Willis Towers Watson
Kirkland & Ellis
McCarter and English