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Explora

Explora Fun hands-on activities to create presented under “Try this at home”

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Google Arts and Culture Around the World

Google Arts and Culture Around the World Explore arts and culture around the world.

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Battleship New Jersey

Battleship New Jersey Take a Virtual Tour of the World’s Greatest Battleship. Since the Battleship New Jersey is closed for tours due to the coronavirus, the Battleship’s Curatorial Department has released a virtual tour of the ship on YouTube, available from April 17, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. to May 17, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. Are […]

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Heritage Quest (for users without a library card)

Heritage Quest (for users without a library card) This is for home access of HeritageQuest for New Jersey residents without a library card. This access will be in place for as long as the current COVID-19 situation exists. Users with library barcodes cannot use their own barcode to access this resource. This requires a special […]

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Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers-New Brunswick

Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers-New Brunswick The university’s museum, which includes more than 60,000 works from ancient to contemporary art, is featured in Google Arts and Culture, where collections will be viewable online. The paintings will include background information with date of creation and culture. The Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University-New Brunswick is also offering online […]

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Princeton University Art Museum

Princeton University Art Museum Although the museum is temporarily closed to visitors, the museum can be explored online. Exhibits and self-guided family activities are offered. Mobile tours allow visitors to tour the campus and learn about the university’s outdoor art. Watch museum videos here.

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Newark Museum of Art

Newark Museum of Art The museum has links to several social media platforms – Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram – as well as links to YouTube for videos of past presentations and events.  There is a list of upcoming virtual/online events, with information about registration, if necessary, or how to participate.   There are many great […]

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New Jersey State Museum

New Jersey State Museum, here, here, or here While the museum is closed, it will continue to post about exhibitions. The museum has different collections, research, exhibitions and programs in science, history and art. The museum will post about objects, exhibitions and activities that will help childrens stay connected and active. Visit the Facebook page […]

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Morris Museum

The Morris Museum, here or here The Morris Museum encourages folks to stay engaged through its various social media platforms. A statement on the website, morrismuseum.org, reads: “While our doors are closed, we look forward to finding unique, creative ways to serve you, our public. We’ll be exploring virtual opportunities to connect you to the […]

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Grounds for Sculpture

Grounds for Sculpture The 42-acre sculpture park and arboretum on the site of the former New Jersey State Fairgrounds in Hamilton features works in wood, bronze, stone, steel and paper, according to its homepage. A message on the website reads: “The park and museum are temporarily closed and ‘all programming including workshops, events, rentals and […]

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