Events

January, 2019
  • Saturday Tour Day

    Once a month, the Geology Museum offers guided tours to pre-arranged groups on the weekends. There is no cost for ...

    Saturday, January 19, 2019

    10:00am

  • 51st Annual Open House

    Our 51st Annual Open House will be held on Saturday, January 26, 2019 from 9am to 3 pm! Join us ...

    Saturday, January 26, 2019

    09:00am

February, 2019
  • Egypt Late Night

    Get wrapped up in our Egypt Night as we learn about mummies and explore Ancient Egyptian Culture!Demonstrations, arts and crafts ...

    Wednesday, February 06, 2019

    04:00pm

  • Saturday Tour Day

    Once a month, the Geology Museum offers guided tours to pre-arranged groups on the weekends. There is no cost for ...

    Saturday, February 16, 2019

    10:00am

March, 2019
  • Extinctions Late Night

    Join us for an evolution-themed night and learn about the “Big Five” Extinctions and how they caused Earth’s ecosystems to change ...

    Wednesday, March 06, 2019

    04:00pm

  • Saturday Tour Day

    Once a month, the Geology Museum offers guided tours to pre-arranged groups on the weekends. There is no cost for ...

    Saturday, March 30, 2019

    10:00am

April, 2019
  • Geologic Time Late Night

    Take a step back into “deep time” and discover some of the awesome events that have occurred during Earth’s 4.5 ...

    Wednesday, April 03, 2019

    04:00pm

  • Author Visit with Kevin Kurtz

    Children's author, Kevin Kurtz, will be speaking about the time he spent on the drill ship, the JOIDES Resolution! There will ...

    Saturday, April 06, 2019

    01:00pm

  • Saturday Tour Day

    Once a month, the Geology Museum offers guided tours to pre-arranged groups on the weekends. There is no cost for ...

    Saturday, April 20, 2019

    10:00am

  • Take Your Child to Work Day

    Bring your child to the Rutgers Geology Museum on 'Take Your Child to Work Day'! We will have natural science ...

    Thursday, April 25, 2019

    10:00am

  • Rutgers Day

    Visit Rutgers for its 11th Annual Rutgers Day! Embark on a mission of scientific discovery into the unknown. Visit the drilling ...

    Saturday, April 27, 2019

    10:00am

  • Live Broadcast from the Ship!

    Join us for a live broadcast from the Drill Ship, the JOIDES Resolution, which is currently stationed off the southern ...

    Tuesday, April 30, 2019

    04:00pm

May, 2019
  • Environmental Technology Late Night

    Learn how scientists use new and exciting technologies to study and solve important environmental issues!Demonstrations, arts and crafts and educational ...

    Wednesday, May 01, 2019

    04:00pm

  • Annual Friends of the Geology Museum Lecture

    Environmental Technology: A Panel DiscussionLight refreshments will be served after the event.Fore more information, check out the Museum Friends Meeting webpage.This ...

    Wednesday, May 01, 2019

    08:00pm

  • Cinco de Mayo Festival

    Set sail for a Cinco de Mayo celebration and join a parade from the New Brunswick Free Public Library over ...

    Saturday, May 04, 2019

    01:00pm

  • Family Day at the Geology Museum

    Join 4-H Science Ambassadors, Rutgers scientists, and Geology Museum staff and learn more about how deep ocean drilling teaches us ...

    Saturday, May 11, 2019

    12:00pm

  • Saturday Tour Day

    Once a month, the Geology Museum offers guided tours to pre-arranged groups on the weekends. There is no cost for ...

    Saturday, May 25, 2019

    10:00am

June, 2019
  • Saturday Tour Day

    Once a month, the Geology Museum offers guided tours to pre-arranged groups on the weekends. There is no cost for ...

    Saturday, June 15, 2019

    10:00am

July, 2019
  • Saturday Tour Day

    Once a month, the Geology Museum offers guided tours to pre-arranged groups on the weekends. There is no cost for ...

    Saturday, July 20, 2019

    10:00am

September, 2019
  • Saturday Tour Day

    Once a month, the Geology Museum offers guided tours to pre-arranged groups on the weekends. There is no cost for ...

    Saturday, September 28, 2019

    10:00am

  • Saturday Tour Day

    Once a month, the Geology Museum offers guided tours to pre-arranged groups on the weekends. There is no cost for ...

    Saturday, September 28, 2019

    10:00am

October, 2019
  • Dinosaurs and Fossils Late Night

    Take a step back in time to discover the different types of dinosaurs and other creatures that inhabited Earth during ...

    Wednesday, October 02, 2019

    04:00pm

  • Dinosaurs and Fossils Late Night

    Take a step back in time to discover the different types of dinosaurs and other creatures that inhabited Earth during ...

    Wednesday, October 02, 2019

    04:00pm

  • Big Brook Fossil Hunting Field Trip

    Join the Rutgers Geology Museum on a trip to Big Brook Park to find your own fossil shark teeth, shells ...

    Sunday, October 06, 2019

    11:00am

  • Saturday Tour Day

    Once a month, the Geology Museum offers guided tours to pre-arranged groups on the weekends. There is no cost for ...

    Saturday, October 19, 2019

    10:00am

November, 2019
  • Planetary Science

    Hang out at the Museum and learn about our Solar System and all of its planetary bodies.

    Wednesday, November 06, 2019

    11:00am

  • Planetary Science Late Night

    Come to the Museum to learn about our Solar System and all of its planetary bodies!

    Wednesday, November 06, 2019

    04:00pm

  • Saturday Tour Day

    Once a month, the Geology Museum offers guided tours to pre-arranged groups on the weekends. There is no cost for ...

    Saturday, November 16, 2019

    10:00am

December, 2019
  • Ice Age

    Come chill with us and learn about mastodons, saber toothed cats, and many other creatures that roamed this planet during ...

    Wednesday, December 04, 2019

    11:00am

  • Ice Age Late Night

    Visit the Museum and learn about mastodons, saber tooth cats, and the many other creatures that roamed this planet during ...

    Wednesday, December 04, 2019

    04:00pm

  • Saturday Tour Day

    Once a month, the Geology Museum offers guided tours to pre-arranged groups on the weekends. There is no cost for ...

    Saturday, December 21, 2019

    10:00am