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NameZimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University
Address71 Hamilton Street
New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901
Brief DescriptionUniversity Art Museum
CategoryArt Museum
DescriptionThe Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, one of the largest and most distinguished university-based museums in the nation, is located on the New Brunswick campus of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. The Zimmerli Art Museum houses more than 60,000 works, including Russian and Soviet Nonconformist Art from the acclaimed Dodge Colection, American art from the 18th-century to the present, and six centuries of European art with a particular focus on 19th-century French art. The Zimmerli is also noted for its strong holdings of works on paper, including prints, rare books, drawings, photographs, and original illustrations for children's books.

Throughout the year, the Zimmerli presents world-class exhibitions with an international focus. As an educational resource serving both the University community and audiences from New Jersey and beyond, the Zimmerli offers a lively array of programs for audiences of all ages. Elementary and secondary school teachers benefit from credit-giving training programs and interactive tours for their classes. Rutgers students and community members alike enjoy the monthly Art After Hours: First Tuesdays, when the Zimmerli is open until 9pm with lectures, music and dance performances, exhibition tours, poetry slams, films, performance art, and more.

Admission is FREE for all visitors! Hours: Tuesday - Friday, 10am to 4:30pm; Saturday and Sunday, Noon to 5pm; First Tuesday of most months, 10am to 9pm. The Zimmerli is closed Mondays, major holidays, and the month of August. Please visit website for the most up-to-date information.

Phone 1(848) 932-7237
Handicapped AccessibleYes
Time Allowance1- 3 Hours
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Last Updated3/6/2019
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