Museum Hours

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Academic Year: Mid-September to Mid-May

Sunday and Monday: CLOSED
Tuesday - Thursday: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM



Week of May 14th through the end of June

Sunday through Wednesday: Closed
Thursday and Friday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM


Fridays only: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

August to Mid-September

Closed to the public

Holiday Schedule

The museum will be closed on Martin Luther King Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, and during the weeks of Rutgers Spring and Winter Breaks, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's.

2017-2018 Closure Dates

  • Christmas Week- December 23, 2017 - December 31, 2017
  • New Year's Week- January 1, 2018 - January 14, 2018
  • Rutgers Spring Break- March 10, 2018 - March 18, 2018
  • Entire month of August 2018

Schedule a Tour


Looking for a field trip for your school or an outing for your group? How about a guided tour of the Rutgers Geology Museum? Tours can be book through out the year for any group of 10 or more people. Visit our tour information page for more details.

Quick Links

Here are links to some of our most frequently visited pages: