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Monday, October 22nd, the Monmouth Museum is CLOSED to the public today. Member Mornings Life-long learning program today from 10:30am-12:30pm. Today's Workshop "Stitch and Quilt Collage." Explore the craft and art of quilting through the transformative vision of Dong Kyu Kim.

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Welcome to the Monmouth Museum

front-of-museumThe Monmouth Museum, founded in 1963 as a Museum of Ideas, presents changing exhibitions in art, history and science to educate and entertain while providing a destination for creative expression and life-long learning to the diverse community it serves.

An independent, non-profit organization, the Monmouth Museum is entirely supported by individuals, foundations, corporate, county and state grants, income from special events, membership dues and admissions.

Changing exhibitions featured in the Museum’s Main Gallery and the Nilson Gallery present a wide variety of art in all media. Children will have exciting learning experiences in our popular WonderWing and Becker Children’s Wing and outdoors in the new Meyer Art & Nature Area

The Monmouth Museum is committed to ensuring that all its programs and services are accessible to all. If you require a special accommodation, are a wheelchair user attending our venue for the first time, or have specific questions about the physical features of our facility please call Catherine Esposito at the Museum at 732-747-2266 ext. 3, at least two weeks prior to your visit.


Catch Steve the Magic Conductor at the Monmouth Museum on Friday, November 30, 2018 at 6PM

Steve the Magic Conductor will be returning to the Monmouth Museum on Friday, November 30, 2018 at 6PM. Join himaboard the Dining Car for some magical fun to get everyone into the Holiday Spirit. Limited Seating, so get your tickets today at

Posted by Steve the Magic Conductor on Monday, October 15, 2018


$8 per person, children under 2 are free

Special Hours & Notifications:

The Museum is Closed on Mondays.

Fridays: Museum closes on Fridays at 9 pm:

Main Gallery & Nilson Gallery & Meyer Nature Area
Tuesday-Thursday 10 AM–5 PM
Friday 10 AM–9 PM
Saturday 10 AM–5 PM
Sunday 12 noon–5 PM

Dorothy V. Morehouse WonderWing (children under 6 years)   *See below for public hours. 
Tuesday-Thursday*10 AM-5 PM
Friday 10 AM-9 PM
Saturday 10 AM–5 PM
Sunday 12 NOON–5 PM
*Check our daily schedule posted every day on Facebook & Twitter and in Museum News and Hours on our Home Page. These Wings are sometimes closed to the public due to group tours. Please call our main phone line: 732-747-2266, or you may also call 732-224-1995  for information.

Becker Children’s Wing (children 6-12 years and their families) 
Tuesday-Thursday 2 PM–5 PM
Friday 2 PM–9 PM
Saturday 10 AM–5 PM
Sunday 12 noon–5 PM


Main Gallery

Exhibitions in the Main Gallery showcase art in all mediums, as well as exhibitions featuring cultural history and science.

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Nilson Gallery

The Nilson Gallery features the work of NJ artists, including the NJ Emerging Artists Series for artists who have never had a one-person show in our State.

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Children 6 years of age and under will have a magical undersea learning experience in our popular WonderWing.

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Becker Children’s Wing

The Becker Children’s Wing is designed as a comfortable, hands-on learning environment for children ages 7 to 12 years and their families.

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