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And the Winners of the @MonmouthArts Teen Festival Monmouth Museum Scavenger Hunt Are: Colin Sullivan, from @MaterDeiPrepNJ and Emily Jost of @WallHighSchool! Congratulations!

About 8 hours ago from Monmouth Museum's Twitter via Twitter Web Client

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.




$8 per person, children under 2 are free

Special Hours & Notifications:

Wednesday, March 21, the WonderWing will OPEN at 11:30AM.
Wednesday, March 28, the WonderWing will OPEN at 12 Noon.
Thursday, March 29, Both Children’s Wings will be OPEN 10AM-5PM!
Both Children’s Wings will be OPEN Friday, March 30, at 10 AM, Museum will CLOSE at 5pm for Good Friday and Passover.
Saturday, March 31, Museum will be OPEN 10AM-5PM
Sunday, April 1, Museum will be CLOSED for Easter.

April 3 – 6, Both Children’s Wings will be OPEN at 10AM Spring Break Activities planned.

The Museum is Closed on Mondays.

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 everyday 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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