New Jersey Maritime Museum Beach Haven

New Jersey Maritime Museum   Beach Haven, Ocean County

The New Jersey Maritime Museum is dedicated to the preservation of New Jersey maritime history! Come and learn all about historic shark attacks, shipwrecks, Jersey Shore towns, navigational equipment, lighthouses, antique diving gear, and much more!

Keeper Sleeper at Absecon Lighthouse Atlantic City

Keeper Sleeper at Absecon Lighthouse           Atlantic City, Atlantic County

If you’ve ever wondered what it was like to be a 19th-century lighthouse keeper, Absecon Lighthouse offers an overnight program dubbed “Keeper Sleeper.” The program is a popular activity for Girl and Boy Scout troops, and the program is open to other youth groups as well.

Children's Museum of Somerset County Bridgewater

The Children's Museum of Somerset County          Bridgewater, Somerset County

The Children's Museum was incorporated as a non-profit corporation in November, 1996 with the goal of improving the quality of life for children and their families through the creation and operation of a children's museum in Somerset County. Through educational exhibits and programs, we hope to inspire every child's natural curiosity and creativity, and to nurture a love of learning. We also hope to showcase the talents of young adults in our county. You are looking at one example of this right now! This web page was initially created by Todd Ogin and Graeme Blair, students in Montgomery Middle School.

The Stone Museum Monroe Township

The Stone Museum    Monroe Township, Middlesex County

The Stone Museum represents many things to many people, but it isn't an easy place to define or pin down. As our name suggests, we are a museum of minerals and fossils with a host of indoor and outdoor displays that are “hands on”, enabling visitors of all ages to actually touch specimens from 80 countries.

Rutgers Geology Museum New Brunswick

Rutgers Geology Museum    New Brunswick, Middlesex County  

The Rutgers Geology Museum, one of the oldest collegiate geology collections in the United States, was founded by state geologist and Rutgers professor George Hammell Cook in 1872. Its exhibits showcase the natural history of New Jersey; focusing on geology, paleontology, and anthropology.

Mahwah Museum & Donald Cooper RR Mahwah

Mahwah Museum & Donald Cooper Railroad        Mahwah, Bergen County

The mission of the Mahwah Museum Society is to preserve and present the history of the community and its connection to the region.  Museum exhibits display information about the history of Mahwah and the surrounding community.  The Society also presents a monthly lecture series featuring programs related to local history given by distinguished amateur and professional historians.

Newark Museum Newark

Newark Museum          Newark, Essex County

The Newark Museum, established as the largest New Jersey museum, invites you to enjoy unforgettable experiences in the arts and natural sciences. Take an inspirational journey through 80 galleries of world-class collections including American, Asian, African and Classical.

IMAX Theater at Liberty Science Center Jersey City

IMAX Theater Liberty Science Center    Jersey City, Hudson County

If you haven't enjoyed the clarity and detail of a large format film shown on a domed screen 88 feet in diameter, you're missing out! Our 400-seat theater offers the very best in films carefully selected for their visual appeal, content and interesting stories.

Buehler Challenger & Science Center Paramus

Buehler Challenger & Science Center        Paramus, Bergen County

Buehler Challenger & Science Center provides an unforgettable experience for both children and adults. Fly a variety of different space missions in our simulator and enjoy our unique hands on experience to learn more about science and space exploration.