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Princeton University Art Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
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A great art museum with representative art from around the world and its free!

I've been to the Princeton University Art Museum many times now. They have excellent exhibits that... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
jjcbird
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Raritan, New Jersey
Amazing musuem hidden in the middle of University

Great museum packed with amazing pieces. One of my favorite museums for the great collection of art.

Reviewed 5 days ago
Alexander P
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New York City, New York
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The Princeton University Art Museum is one of the nation's finest art museums, housing collections of over 72 ,000 works of art spanning 5,000 years of world history and all the world's major cultures. The Museum also presents special exhibitions...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I've been to the Princeton University Art Museum many times now. They have excellent exhibits that change on a regular basis which are always great to see. Their permanent collection is just amazing. And its all free!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jjcbird
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great museum packed with amazing pieces. One of my favorite museums for the great collection of art.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Alexander P
Reviewed 1 week ago

I come here anytime I'm in town; I love the permanent collection, and there are often great touring exhibits as well. For a university art museum, this place is an embarrassment of riches--and admission is free!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a break from the cold and wandered into this museum. It's a beautiful museum, friendly staff.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank outgardening
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always worth stop by. Our kids love the antiques and there are so many stories to tell about them!! Love it.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Uwe K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum's permanent collection is worth the trip. And the current special exhibit was very interesting and well presented.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank benjeanne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful little museum with lots of amazing displays. We came to see a specific exhibit that turned out to be smaller than expected but that was more than made up for by the other unexpected treasures. Rest rooms, gift shop. No café, but a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank therese l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum includes some exceptional works of art. The medieval room was especially interesting, but there is also a very fine quality Van Gogh that should not be missed. Worth a special trip as a destination on its own, and should also be a part...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank HappyHiker85
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nearly impossible to believe I never visited this superb museum before today... This beautiful structure is located on the exquisite campus of the elite Princeton University. There is an outstanding permanent collection from various periods of art history to enjoy and with some spectacular gems...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank whoopsy2
Reviewed 6 November 2018

I have lived nearby most of my life, but had never visited this museum. What an amazing surprise and wonderful collection. Who knew?

Date of experience: September 2018
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5 March 2017|
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Response from MarshaMellow153 | Reviewed this property |
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, Thursday, 10:00 am to 10:00 pm, and Sunday 1:00 to 5:00 pm Closed Mondays, Thanksgiving Day, December 25, January 1, July 4
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Response from teep1 | Reviewed this property |
Since there is no parking on campus, I generally park on or near Nassau Street and walk to the museum.
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Response from EdS67 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but the Museum is on the Princeton University campus. The main University gates are on Nassau Street. A closer entrance to the museum is to enter through the arch openings from Washington Road (also called... More
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