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Field Trips

The Rutgers Geology Museum hosts a number of field trips throughout the year, where participants are able to explore and uncover many mysteries of local geologic history. All field trips are fun and educational, so children (ages 5+) and adults are welcome to come along for the adventure.

Spring 2017

Big Brook Fossil Field Trip

Geology and Ecology of the Raritan River

Registration:

Registration for both of these trips is now open. We reserve the right to cancel this trip if we do not get a minimum of 25 people signed up.

Click here to register for our Field Trips today!

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Notes on Field Trips:

  • You must provide your own transportation.
  • Field trips do require some extended walking, so it is recommended that participants should be able to walk at least a mile on a moderate incline.
  • All field trips can accommodate a maximum of 50 people. We reserve the right to cancel any trip that has not reached a minimum of 25 people. Please no unaccompanied minors.
  • Frequently Asked Questions

Events

Saturday Tour Day
25 Mar 2017 10:00AM - 04:00PM
Once a month the Geology Museum offers guided tours to pre-arranged groups on the weekends. There ...
Earthquakes and Volcanoes Late Night at the Museum
05 Apr 2017 04:00PM - 08:00PM
Visit us on Wednesday, April 5th for our monthly late night event. Come explore some of the most e...
The Geology and Ecology of the Raritan River
08 Apr 2017 11:00AM - 02:00PM
The Rutgers Geology Museum hosts a number of field trips throughout the year, where participants a...
Saturday Tour Day
15 Apr 2017 10:00AM - 04:00PM
Once a month the Geology Museum offers guided tours to pre-arranged groups on the weekends. There ...

Upcoming Events

Click on the link below to download a flyer with a list of our upcoming events during the spring of 2016.

Contact Us

 mastedon-head-graphic Rutgers University Geology Museum
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Geology Hall, 2nd Floor
85 Somerset Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
P: (848) 932-7243
F: (732) 932-1789
museum@rci.rutgers.edu