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Rutgers Day

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Come as a family. Come with a group. Come by yourself. Just come to Rutgers Day! Rutgers Day programming takes place on the Busch, College Avenue, and Cook/Douglass campuses, and there is something for everyone at each location!

What is Rutgers Day?

Rutgers Day is a huge open house where you can get a glimpse of all the exciting things happening at New Jersey's state university. There are free performances, exhibits, interactive programs, demonstrations, and more on the Busch, College Avenue, and Cook/Douglass campuses in New Brunswick and Piscataway. As you and your family explore, learn, and play, you will get a clearer sense of the valuable contributions Rutgers makes to the people of New Jersey.

Everyone is invited to Rutgers Day! Bring your family and friends. There will be interesting, informative, and entertaining activities for parents and children, teens, current and prospective students, alumni, faculty and staff, and the general public.

What does the Geology Museum offer on Rutgers Day?

The museum is open to visitors all day long and will offer a variety of hands-on activities inside the museum as well as in tents set up on the College Avenue Campus.

Check out the full list the programs offered by the Geology Museum and other departments and units at Rutgers University on the main Rutgers Day website.

Parking

All parking lots are open and FREE, so you can leave your car and take the shuttle bus to travel between campuses. Signs will help guide you to parking and activities.

Events

Biodiversity Late Night
01 Mar 2017 04:00PM - 08:00PM
Visit us on Wednesday, March 1st for our monthly late night event. This event will focus on the ev...
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...

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