Museum Hours


*Update: The Rutgers Geology Museum is currently open to the public on Thursdays and Fridays from 10AM to 4PM, and on certain Saturdays (see below).*

For groups larger than 6 people, please fill out our Small Group Visit Request Form.

We will also continue to offer a variety of virtual programs. If interested, please check out this page


Academic Year: Labor Day to Mid-May

The Geology Museum is currently open to the public during the below times:

Saturday - Wednesday: Closed
Thursday - Friday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Limited Saturdays (see below)

  • Saturday, November 20th: 10AM to 2PM
  • Saturday, December 18th: 10AM to 2PM

***Please note that the Geology Museum will be closed on Thursday, November 25th and Friday, November 26th for Thanksgiving recess.***

Please note that these hours may change. Please check before making a trip to visit us. 


2021-2022 Closure Dates

  • Thanksgiving Break: November 22, 2021 - November 28, 2021
  • Rutger Winter Break: December 24, 2021 - January 17, 2022
  • Rutgers Spring Break: March 12, 2022 - March 20, 2022

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.


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: