City of Silver and Gold
From Tiffany to Cartier
featuring the original Vince Lombardi Trophy
WHEN: On View Now
WHERE: Newark Museum, 49 Washington Street, Newark
City of Silver and Gold showcases more than 100 objects drawn from the Museum’s holdings documenting the rise of the city’s precious metal industry from modest beginnings in the early 1800s to national prominence by the turn of the 20th century.
Newark's Largest Indoor Tailgate Party!
The Star Ledger and NJ.com are collaborating with the Newark Museum on an exciting event immediately following Super Bowl XLVIII Media Day activities in Newark. Former NFL players, including Pro Football Hall of Fame linebacker David Robinson, a New Jersey native who played for Coach Vince Lombardi and was a member of the 1967 Green Bay Packers championship team are expected to attend. Tickets go on sale on Friday, January 10. Please visit the Museum website to find out how you could purchase tickets.
KIDS & FAMILIES
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration
Chinese New Year Observance
In celebration of "The Year of the Horse," we are proud to present a performance of traditional lion dance and Chinese martial arts by the Wushu - Kung Fu Fitness Center of Livingston, New Jersey.
Also tour of the exhibition Ming to Modern: Elevating the Everyday in Chinese Art before it closes (1:30, 2, 2:30, 3, & 3:30 PM)
WHEN: Sat & Sun, 1–4 PM ongoing
Explore the Science & Art of Color
Accessibility Tours and Programs
2014 Liberty Science Center Reciprocal Dates
Not a Museum Member? Call us at 973.596.6699 for information about becoming a member, or visit newarkmuseum.org.
New Jersey Hall of Fame
The Art of Translation: The Simon Ottenberg Gift of Modern and Contemporary Nigerian Art
From the Totem Series, 1990, Olu Oguibe, London, England, Watercolor on paper, The Simon Ottenberg Collection, gift to the Newark Museum, 2012 2012.38.40
Ming to Modern: Elevating the Everyday in Chinese Art
To celebrate the 90th anniversary of the Museum’s first Chinese exhibition in 1923, this exhibition features more than 175 treasures of Chinese art acquired over the past century, many never before displayed to the public.
Seeing Beyond the Moment: The Photographic Legacy
Tim Barnwell. Tammy and Amanda Gunter (cousins), Shelton Laurel, N.C. 1983 Gelatin Silver print, 10 5/8 in x 13 5/8 in Gift of George A.Tice 2012.24.5 © Tim Barnwell
Generation Fit: Steps to a Healthier Lifestyle
This interactive family experience explores issues of nutrition and exercise, and provides an interactive "tool kit" for disease prevention and healthy behavior. The exhibit's interactive components, animation and exercise challenges help visitors appreciate that small incremental changes in good nutrition and activity can lead to a healthier lifestyle.