When you take a family vacation in New Jersey, you’re guaranteed to find something that everyone will enjoy. NJ’s Newark Museum is just the place to visit in your Newark car rental if you’re looking for a family-friendly environment full of world-class exhibits and activities.


You can reach the museum by driving to 49 Washington Street in Newark, New Jersey in your Newark car rental from Value Van & Car Rental.

Exhibitions and Attractions

Here’s a quick look at some of the great exhibits you’ll encounter when you rent a car and visit the Newark Museum.

Present Tense: Arts of Contemporary Africa: This is the first exhibition space dedicated to contemporary African art in the country. Pieces from the museum’s permanent collection of contemporary African art are on display so that visitors can witness the daily lives, struggles, and triumphs of real Africans from their own creative perspective.

American Chronicles: The Art of Norman Rockwell: Organized by the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge, MA, this installment details the evolution of Rockwell’s iconic artwork. The exhibition will be open from February 28th, 2013 until May 26th, 2014.

Planetarium: As New Jersey’s first planetarium, the Alice and Leonard Dreyfuss Planetarium is a must-see attraction when visiting the Newark Museum. The newly renovated space hosts several events throughout the year as well as daily events for interested stargazers.


The Newark Museum is open Wednesday though Sunday from noon until 5 p.m. The museum is closed on Monday, Tuesday, and major holidays.


Adults: $10

Veterans: $6

Children, Seniors, Students: $6

Next time you visit New Jersey, don’t forget to visit NJ’s largest museum in your Newark car rental. Contact Value Van & Car Rental at (908) 851-9595 (Union) or (973) 792-0343 (Newark) to get started on your next big adventure today!

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