Camden, New Jersey
Aquarium, Children's, General, Natural History, Science, Specialized
Immerse yourself in our watery world and get ready to experience the life aquatic at the Adventure Aquarium on the Waterfront. Now you can get hands-on, up close and more interactive than you ever imagined with these creatures of the sea. In our Aquarium Adventures program you can swim with the sharks, train and feed the seals, or go behind the scenes with our adorable penguins. So, shake off your fear. Take a deep breath. And dive in for the adventure of your life.
Teaneck, New Jersey
Art, Culture, Science
The museum presents its programs in partnership with city and gallery spaces. Currently operating as a museum "without walls" the museum's private art collection is composed of Regional historical and local artwork that includes the Bergen Museum's Stefan Knapp Mural (once displayed on the Alexander's building in Paramus and also known as the Alexander's Mural), paintings, photographs, and two Mastodon skeletons.
Short Hills, New Jersey
Arboretum, Art, Botanical Garden, Children's, History, Library, Natural History, Nature Centers, Park, Science
The Arboretum trails pass kettle moraines, hilly slopes and a natural amphitheater created by glaciers. Our grounds host a variety of native New Jersey wildflower species and are home to over 40 species of trees, many species of birds and an array of ferns.
Morristown, New Jersey
Culture, General, History, Historic House, Science
Experience life during the early years of the Industrial Revolution and dawn of a new era in communications. This 7.5-acre National Historic Landmark site preserves the restored estate of Stephen Vail, proprietor of the Speedwell Iron Works from the early to mid-1800's. Experience life during the mid 19th century through guided tours, special events, programs, and exhibits
Trenton, New Jersey
Jersey City, New Jersey
After a 22-month, $109 million expansion and renewal project, guests will be amazed at the “new” Liberty Science Center. Liberty Science Center offers guests a completely renewed building in which to enjoy a comprehensive selection of exhibitions, programs and films in the nation’s largest IMAX® Dome Theater.
Roebling, New Jersey
Culture, History, Historic House, Science
Welcome to the Roebling Museum! Located in the historic village of Roebling,New Jersey, the museum presents the story of the engineering genius of John A. Roebling, the Roebling family, the company town of Roebling and the technological innovations and products produced by the company that shaped the industrialized world.
Ogdensburg, New Jersey
Most everything manmade has something to do with mining. At the Sterling Hill Mine Tour & Museum we'll show you just how it's done. From drilling and blasting to the processing of the ore. Right here in NJ is one of the worlds richest zinc ore deposits, the area boasts over 350 minerals, about 70 of which fluoresce. That's about 10% of the known minerals in the world right here in NJ. As well as the best fluorescent mineral deposit in the world.
West Orange, New Jersey
History, Historic House, Park, Science, Specialized
Thomas Edison National Historical Park is comprised of the Laboratory Complex and his home, the Glenmont Estate.
Matawan, New Jersey
Anthropology, Archaeology, Art, Cemetery, Children's, Church, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library, Military, Natural History, Science
Thomas Warne Museum stands on the brink of a becoming a vital historical site in Old Bridge amid the burgeoning of suburban sprawl. The museum is a source of historical data from the earliest days of the town's history. Michael Launay, VP of the Madison Township Historical Society, has authored a book with the assistance of former museum curator, Alvia Martin, "Old Bridge" and is currently working on "Old Bridge Founding Families" for the society.
Mountainside, New Jersey