Museums in New Jersey

Museum Location County Area of study
Absecon Historical Society Museum Absecon Atlantic Local history
Absecon Light Atlantic City Atlantic Lighthouse
Acorn Hall Morristown Morris Historic house
African American Heritage Museum of Southern New Jersey Newtonville Atlantic African American
African Art Museum of the SMA Fathers Tenafly Bergen Art
Afro-American Historical and Cultural Society Museum Jersey City Hudson African American
AIDS Museum Newark Essex Medical
Air Victory Museum Mount Laurel Burlington Aviation
A. J. Meerwald Commercial Township Cumberland Museum ship
Albus Cavus New Brunswick Middlesex Art
Allaire Village Wall Monmouth Living
Allen House Shrewsbury Monmouth Historic house
American Hungarian Museum Passaic Passaic Ethnic
American Indian Heritage Museum Westampton Township Burlington Native American
American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark Haledon Passaic History
Army Communications, Radar, and Electronics Museum Fort Monmouth Monmouth Technology
Atlantic City Art Center Atlantic City Atlantic Art
Atlantic City Historical Museum Atlantic City Atlantic Local history
Atlantic Heritage Center Somers Point Atlantic Local history
Aviation Hall of Fame and Museum of New Jersey Teterboro Bergen Transportation - Aerospace
Avalon Museum and Historical Society Avalon Cape May Local history
Bainbridge House Princeton Mercer Local history
Bayonne Community Museum Bayonne Hudson Local history
Barclay Farmstead Museum Cherry Hill Camden Historic house
Barnegat Historic Heritage Village Barnegat Light Ocean Open air
Barnegat Light Historical Society Museum Barnegat Light Ocean Local history
Barnegat Lighthouse Barnegat Light Ocean Lighthouse
Barret Museum Highland Lakes Sussex Historic house
Barron Arts Center Woodbridge Middlesex Museum
Batsto Village Hammonton Atlantic Living
Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial Camden Camden Museum Ship
Beavertown Historical Society Museum Lincoln Park Morris Local history
Belskie Museum of Art & Science Closter Bergen Art
Benjamin Temple House Ewing Township Mercer Local history
Bergen Museum of Art and Science Hackensack Bergen Multiple
Berkeley Historical Museum Bayville Ocean Local history
Boonton Historical Society and Museum Boonton Morris Local history
Boxwood Hall Elizabeth Union Historic house
Brigantine Beach Historical Museum & Society Brigantine Beach Atlantic Local history
Bridgeton Hall of Fame All Sports Museum Bridgeton Cumberland Hall of fame - sports
Buccleuch Mansion New Brunswick Middlesex Historic house
Burlington County Historical Society Museums Burlington City Burlington Open air
Burlington County Prison Mount Holly Burlington Prison
Butler Museum Butler Morris Local history
Clarke House Museum Princeton Mercer Historic house
Califon Historical Society Station Museum Califon Hunterdon Railroad
Camden County Historical Society Museum Camden Camden Local history
Camp Olden Civil War Round Table and Museum Hamilton Mercer History
Cape May County Historical Museum Cape May Court House Cape May History
Cape May Maritime Museum and Educational Center Cape May Cape May History
Carter House (Summit, New Jersey) Summit Union Historic house
Center for the Arts in Southern New Jersey Marlton Burlington Art
Charles and Anna Hankins Museum Lavallette Ocean Maritime
Children's Museum of Somerset County Bridgewater Somerset Children's
Church of the Presidents (New Jersey) Long Branch Ocean Historic church
Collings-Knight House Collingswood Camden Historic house
Colonial House Museum Cape May Cape May Historic house
Community Children's Museum Dover Morris Children's
Cooper Mill Chester Township Morris Mill
Cornelius Low House Piscataway Middlesex Local history
Country Living Museum Hopewell Township Cumberland History
Covenhoven House Freehold Monmouth Historic house
Cranbury Museum Cranbury Middlesex Local history
Crane House and Museum Montclair Essex Historic house
Cumberland County Prehistorical Museum Greenwich Township Cumberland Archaeology
Delaware Bay Museum Bivalve Cumberland Maritime
Dennis Township Museum and History Center Dennis Township Cape May Local history
Denville Historical Society & Museum Denville Morris Local history
Dey Mansion Wayne Passaic Historic house
Discovery Shell Museum Ocean City Cape May Natural history
Dover History Museum Dover Morris Local history
Drake House Museum Plainfield Union Local history
Drumthwacket Princeton Mercer Historic house
East Brunswick Museum East Brunswick Middlesex Local history
East Jersey Olde Towne Village Piscataway Middlesex Open air
Edison National Historic Site West Orange Essex Historic house
Ellis Island Jersey City Hudson History
Ely House Museum Hightstown Mercer Historic house
Emlen Physick Estate Cape May Cape May Living
Evergreens (New Jersey) Montclair Essex Historic house
Firehouse Gallery Bordentown Burlington Art
Fleetwood Museum of Art and Photographica North Plainfield Somerset Photography
Fleming Castle Museum Flemington Hunterdon Historic house
Fort Dix Military Museum Fort Dix Burlington Military
Fort Hancock Historic District Middletown Township Monmouth Multiple
Fort Lee Historic Park Fort Lee Bergen Military
Fort Lee Museum Fort Lee Bergen Local history
Foster-Armstrong House Montague Sussex Historic house
Fosterfields Living Historical Farm Morris Township Morris Agriculture
Franklin Mineral Museum Franklin Sussex Natural history
Friar Mountain Model Railroad Museum Sparta Sussex Railroad
Garden State Discovery Museum Cherry Hill Camden Children's
Garretson Forge and Farm Fair Lawn Bergen Living
George F. Boyer Historical Museum Wildwood Cape May Local history
George Segal Gallery Montclair Essex Art
Gibbon House Museum Greenwich Township Cumberland Historic house
Giffordtown Schoolhouse Museum Little Egg Harbor Township Ocean Local history
Greenfield Hall Haddonfield Camden Local history
Griffth Morgan House Pennsauken Township Camden Historic house
Grover Cleveland Birthplace Caldwell Essex Historic house
Grounds for Sculpture Hamilton Mercer Art
Hackettstown Historical Society Museum Hackettstown Warren Local history
Hamilton-Van Wagoner House Museum Clifton Passaic Historic house
Hammonton Arts Center Hammonton Atlantic Art
Havens Homestead Museum Brick Ocean Historic house
Hereford Inlet Light Wildwood Cape May Lighthouse
Heritage Glass Museum Glassboro Gloucester Glass
The Hermitage (New Jersey) Ho-Ho-Kus Bergen Historic house
Hiram Blauvelt Art Museum Oradell Bergen Art
Historical Society of Bloomfield Museum Bloomfield Essex Local history
Historical Society of Moorestown Moorestown Burlington Local history
Historic Cold Spring Village Cape May Cape May Living
Historic Longstreet Farm Holmdel Monmouth Living
Historic Speedwell Morristown Morris Open air
Historic Walnford Upper Freehold Monmouth Open air
Hoboken Historical Museum Hoboken Hudson Local history
Holcombe-Jimison Farmstead Museum Lambertville Hunterdon Agriculture
Holmes-Hendrickson House Holmdel Monmouth Historic house
Hope Historical Society Museum Hope Warren Local history
Hopewell Museum Hopewell Mercer Local history
Hopper-Goetschius House Upper Saddle River Bergen Living
Howell Living History Farm Lambertville Hunterdon Agriculture
Hungarian Heritage Center New Brunswick Middlesex Ethnic - Hungarian
Hunterdon Museum of Art Clinton Hunterdon Art
Hunter-Lawrence-Jessup House Woodbury Gloucester Local history
Imagine That Discovery Museum for Children Florham Park Morris Children's
Indian King Tavern Museum Haddonfield Camden Historic tavern
Infoage Science/History Learning Center Wall Monmouth Multiple
Insectropolis Toms River Ocean Natural history
Ireland Hoffer House Williamstown Gloucester Historic house
Island Heights Cottage Museum Island Heights Ocean Historic house
Jack Allen Memorial Country Living Museum Southampton Burlington History
Jacobus Vanderveer House & Museum Bedminster Township Somerset Historic house
James Wilson Marshall House Lambertville Hunterdon Historic house
Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum New Brunswick Middlesex Art
Jersey City Museum Jersey City Hudson Art
Jersey Explorer Children's Museum East Orange Essex Children's
Jersey Shore Children's Museum Egg Harbor Atlantic Children's
Jewish Historical Society of MetroWest Whippany Morris Ethnic - Jewish
Jewish Museum of New Jersey Newark Essex Ethnic - Jewish
Jim and Mary Lee Museum Phillipsburg Warren History
Jim Kirk Maritime Museum Linwood Atlantic Maritime
John Abbot House Hamilton Mercer Historic house
John Ballantine House Newark Essex Historic house
John DuBois Maritime Museum Greenwich Township Cumberland Maritime
John F. Peto Studio Museum Island Heights Ocean Historic house
Kearney House Alpine Bergen Historic house
Kearney Museum Kearney Hudson Local history
Keyport Fire Museum Keyport Monmouth Firefighting
KidsBridge Museum of Tolerance Ewing Mercer Children's
King Store & Homestead Museum Ledgewood Morris Historic house
Kuser Farm Mansion Hamilton Mercer Historic house
Lacey Schoolhouse Museum Forked River Ocean Local history
Lake Hopatcong Historical Museum Landing Morris Local history
Lakehurst Historical Society Museum Lakehurst Ocean Local history
Lakewood Heritage Commission Museum Lakewood Ocean Local history
Lambert Castle Paterson Passaic Historic house
Latvian Ethnographic Museum Freehold Monmouth Ethnic
Leedsville School Museum Linwood Atlantic School
"Lest We Forget" - Black Holocaust Museum of Slavery Lawnside Camden History
Liberty Hall Museum Elizabeth Union Historic house
Liberty Science Center Jersey City Hudson Science
Little Red Schoolhouse Lyndhurst Bergen Local history
Little Red Schoolhouse Museum Waretown Ocean School
Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts and Sciences Loveladies Ocean Art
Long Beach Island Museum Beach Haven Ocean Local history
Long Pond Ironworks State Park Hewitt Passaic Industry
Longport Museum Longport Atlantic Local history
Loveland Homestead Museum Bay Head Ocean Historic house
Macculloch Hall Historical Museum Morristown Morris Historic house
Magnolia Historical Train Station Museum and Library Magnolia Camden Local history
MacKenzie Museum Howell Monmouth Historic house
Margate Historical Society & Museum Margate Atlantic Local history
Marine Mammal Stranding Center & Museum Atlantic City Atlantic Natural history
Marlpit Hall Middletown Monmouth Historic house
Maywood Station Museum Maywood Bergen Railway
Meadowlands Museum Rutherford Bergen Local history
Mead-Van Duyne Historic House Museum Wayne Passaic Historic house
Merchants and Drovers Tavern Museum Rahway Union Historic tavern
Metlar-Bodine House Piscataway Middlesex Historic house
Metz Bicycle Museum Freehold Monmouth Transportation
Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts Cape May Cape May Multiple
Millbrook Village Blairstown Warren Living
Millburn-Short Hills Historical Society Museum Short Hills Essex Local history
Miller-Cory House Westfield Union Living
Millville Army Airfield Museum Millville Cumberland Aviation
Monmouth County Historical Association Museum Freehold Monmouth Local history
Monmouth Museum Lincroft Monmouth Multiple
Montclair Art Museum Montclair Essex Art
Montville Township Historical Museum Montville Morris Local history
Morris Museum Morristown Morris Multiple
Morris Plains Museum Morris Plains Morris Local history
Morristown National Historical Park Morristown Morris History
Morven Museum & Garden Princeton Mercer Historic house
Moses D. Heath Farm Middletown Monmouth Agriculture
Mount Tabor Historical Society Museum Mount Tabor Morris Local history
Muse Tattoo & Fine Art Gallery Palmyra Burlington Tattoo & Art Gallery
Museum of Early Trades and Crafts Madison Morris History
Museum of New Jersey Maritime History Beach Haven Ocean Maritime
Museum of the Historical Society of Ocean Grove Ocean Grove Monmouth Local history
Museum of Russian Art Jersey City Hudson Art
Museum of White Township White Township Warren Local history
Nail House Museum Bridgeton Cumberland Local history
Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum Lower Township Cape May Aviation
Navesink Twin Lights Highlands Monmouth Lighthouse
Navy Lakehurst Information Center Lakehurst Ocean Aviation
Nelden-Roberts Stonehouse Montague Sussex Historic house
Newark Museum Newark Essex Multiple
New Bridge Landing River Edge Bergen Local & National History
New Egypt Museum New Egypt Ocean Local history
New Jersey Firefighters Museum Boonton Morris Firefighting
New Jersey Historical Society Newark Essex History
New Jersey Museum of Agriculture North Brunswick Middlesex Agriculture
New Jersey Museum of Boating Point Pleasant Ocean Maritime
New Jersey Naval Museum Hackensack Bergen Maritime
New Jersey State House Trenton Mercer State capitol
New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Memorial Holmdel, New Jersey Monmouth Military
New Jersey State Museum Trenton Mercer Multiple
New Jersey State Police Museum and Learning Center West Trenton Mercer Law enforcement
New Jersey Transportation Heritage Center Phillipsburg Warren Transportation
New Sweden Farmstead Museum Bridgeton Cumberland Open air
Newton Fire Museum Newton Sussex Firefighting
North Pemberton Railroad Station Museum Pemberton Burlington Railway
Northfield Museum and Casto House Northfield Atlantic Local history
Northlandz Flemington Hunterdon Multiple
Noyes Museum of Art Oceanville Atlantic Art
Nutley Museum Nutley Essex Local history
Obadiah Latourette Grist and Saw Mill Washington Township Morris Mill
Ocean City Arts Center Ocean City Cape May Art
Ocean City Historical Museum Ocean City Cape May Local history
Ocean County Museum Toms River Ocean Historic house
Ocean Gate Museum Ocean Gate Ocean Railroad
Old Ardena Schoolhouse Howell Monmouth School
Old Barracks Museum Trenton Mercer History
Old Dutch Parsonage Somerville Somerset Historic house
Old Monroe Schoolhouse Hardyston Township Sussex School
Old Schoolhouse and Firehouse Museum Ogdensburg Sussex School
Pascack Historical Society Museum Park Ridge Bergen Local history
Paterson Museum Paterson Passaic Local history
Paul Robeson Galleries Newark Essex Art
Paulsdale Mount Laurel Burlington Biographical
Pennsville Township Historical Society Museum Pennsville Township Salem Local history
Pequannock Museum Pompton Plains Morris Local history
Perkins Center for the Arts Collingswood Camden Art
Perkins Center for the Arts Moorestown Burlington Art
Peter Mott House Lawnside Camden History
Phillipsburg Historical Society Phillipsburg Warren Local history
Phillipsburg Railroad Historians Museum Phillipsburg Warren Railroad
Point Pleasant Historical Society Museum Point Pleasant Ocean Local history
Pomona Hall Camden Camden Historic house
Princeton University Art Museum Princeton Mercer Art
Printmaking Council of New Jersey Somerville Somerset Art
Proprietary House Perth Amboy Middlesex Historic house
Prospertown Schoolhouse Museum Jackson Ocean School
Ralston General Store Ralston Morris Historic store
Randolph Museum Randolph Morris Local history
Readington Township Museums Readington Township Hunterdon Multiple
Red Mill Museum Village Clinton Hunterdon Open air
Ridgewood Schoolhouse Museum Ridgewood Bergen Local history
Ringwood Manor Ringwood Passaic Historic house
Ripley's Believe It or Not! Museum Atlantic City Atlantic Odditorium
Risley Homestead Northfield Atlantic Historic house
Riverfront Renaissance Center for the Arts Millville Cumberland Art
Rockingham House Kingston Somerset Living
Roebling Museum Roebling Burlington Industry
Roundhouse Museum Egg Harbor City Atlantic Local history
Rutgers University Geology Museum New Brunswick Middlesex Natural history
Salem County Historical Society Salem Salem Historic houses
Sam Azeez Museum of Woodbine Heritage Woodbine Cape May Local history
Sarnoff Museum Ewing Mercer Biographical
Schuyler-Colfax Historic House Museum Wayne Passaic Historic house
Schuyler-Hamilton House Morristown Morris Historic house
Seabrook Educational & Cultural Center Seabrook Cumberland Local history
Sea Isle City Historical Society Museum Sea Isle City Cape May Local history
Shippen Manor Museum Oxford Warren Historic house
Shore Institute for Contemporary Art Long Branch Ocean Art
Skylands Manor Ringwood Passaic Historic house
Silas Riggs Saltbox House Ledgewood Morris Historic house
Silver Ball Museum Asbury Park Monmouth Amusement
Snowmobile Barn Museum Fredon Sussex Transportation
Solitude House Museum High Bridge Hunterdon Historic house
Somers Point Historical Museum Somers Point Atlantic Local history
Somerville Fire Department Museum Somerville Somerset Firefighting
South Jersey Museum of American History Glassboro Gloucester History
South Jersey Railroad Museum Tuckahoe Cape May Railroad
Space Farms Zoo and Museum Sussex Sussex Multiple
Spring Lake Historical Society Museum Spring Lake Monmouth Local history
Stafford Township Heritage Park Stafford Township Ocean Open air
Statue of Liberty National Monument Jersey City Hudson History
Steamboat Dock Museum Keyport Monmouth Local history
Stedman Gallery Camden Camden Art
Sterling Hill Mining Museum Ogdensburg Sussex Geology
Steven Crane House Museum Asbury Park Monmouth Biographical
Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms Parsipanny Morris Historic house
Stillwater Township Historical Museum Stillwater Township Sussex Local history
Stone Harbor Museum Stone Harbor Cape May Local history
Stone Museum Monroe Township Middlesex Geology
Sussex County Art & Heritage Council Newton Sussex Art
Sussex County Historical Society Museum Newton Sussex Local history
Thomas Alva Edison Memorial Tower and Museum Menlo Park Middlesex Technology
Toms River Maritime Museum Toms River Ocean Maritime
Township of Hamilton Historical Society Museum Mays Landing Atlantic Local history
Township of Lebanon Museum at New Hampton Hampton Hunterdon School
Township of Ocean Historical Museum Oakhurst Monmouth Local history
Trailside Nature & Science Center Mountainside Union Natural history
Trenton City Museum Trenton Mercer Multiple
Tuckerton Seaport Tuckerton Ocean Maritime
United States Bicycling Hall of Fame Bridgewater Somerset Hall of fame
United States Golf Association Museum Far Hills Somerset Sports
Van Riper-Hopper Historic House Museum Wayne Passaic Historic house
Van Bunschooten Museum Wantage Sussex Historic house
Vietnam Era Museum & Educational Center Holmdel Monmouth Vietnam War
Vineland Historical and Antiquarian Society Museum Vineland Cumberland History
Visual Arts Center of New Jersey Summit Union Art
Wallace House Somerville Somerset Historic house
Walsh Gallery South Orange Essex Art
Walt Whitman House Camden Camden Biographical
Warren County Historical Society and Museum Belvidere Warren Local history
Washington Crossing State Park Hopewell Mercer Multiple
Washington Township Historical Society Museum Long Valley Morris Local history
Waterhouse Museum Toms River Ocean Art