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Princeton University Art Museum

McCormick Hall, Princeton, NJ 08544-0001
+1 609-258-3788
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Great Collection

The museum is located on the Princeton University campus which is beautiful all by itself. They... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Princeton, New Jersey
Nice and relaxing stroll

A nice little museum. Amazing collections from India and China and Rome. Staff always welcoming... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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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 and educational programs throughout the year. Admission is free.
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McCormick Hall, Princeton, NJ 08544-0001
+1 609-258-3788
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Reviewed yesterday

The museum is located on the Princeton University campus which is beautiful all by itself. They have a very nice collection of art to view. It makes for a nice day trip with plenty of restaurants and bars in easy walking distance.

Thank dconetta
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A nice little museum. Amazing collections from India and China and Rome. Staff always welcoming. Its free. You can make a memorable classy hang out visiting this meuseum and getting dinner in a nice restaurant across the street such as Agricola or Mistral.

Thank Keyur D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The pieces on display are incredible for a university museum. If you are in Princeton this is a must see.

Thank Eljer88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is located inside Princeton university and you can explore the vintage campus of the university before you enter the museum. Soak in the history in the museum!

Thank KarthikBalan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Even for the art novice like me this museum was an amazing experience. Though small , compared to those professional museums of art in big cities, this is very captivating. The collections of the European art is quite vast. Van Gogh's creative expression makes you...More

Thank Raghuraman C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been to many art museums around the world (it's an affliction). To us it's about: (I) the quality and size of the collection; (ii) the physical setting and general ambience; and (iii) the cost. This little art museum has a great collection of...More

Thank NJRs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum is an incredible resource for the entire Mercer County community. A broad and deep collection covering many aspects of American Art from the present day, back into the 19th century. It also has a fairly comprehensive collection of artifacts from ancient cultures, located...More

Thank Dean A
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Wonderful collection of art work, interesting exhibits, often has family program. And it is totally free.

Thank Qiaoyi
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Impressing museum with a very solid permanent collection. We had too little time so we consider our short visit here only an introduction and we hope to get back sometimes soon. We did enjoy the selected art works in the Medieval, Renaissance, 19th and 20th...More

Thank Dan R
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Very interesting things to see here. I was surprised at how many artifacts and history they had there! It's free to enter, and they have a nice shop also. I was just disappointed to not see any history from other European countries (Portugal) in the...More

Thank suzy814
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5 March 2017|
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Response from Marcia920 | 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
Prashanti C
6 January 2017|
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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.
Marty C
31 May 2016|
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Response from Ed S | 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