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This section features museums and other attractions related to science, technology and industrial history, including railroads, aviation and other forms of transportation. Natural history museums are also listed here.

Some descriptions in these listings are adapted from articles in Wikipedia under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0. See the full descriptions for details.



Allaire Village

Farmingdale, NJ, USA

This living history museum re-creates the the Howell Iron Works, a 19th century factory town. . .

Liberty Science Center

Jersey City, NJ, USA

Liberty Science Center is an interactive science museum and learning center in Liberty State Park. . .

Millville Army Airfield Museum

Millville, NJ, USA

This museum is located on the grounds of the Millville Airport. . .


Morris Museum

Morristown, NJ, USA

This art, science and history museum includes the Murtogh D. Guinness Collection of Mechanical Musical Instruments and Automata. . .

New Jersey State Museum

Trenton, NJ, USA

The New Jersey State Museum is operated as part of the New Jersey Department of State. . .

Ripley's Believe It or Not Odditorium - Atlantic City

Atlantic City, NJ, USA

Ripley's Believe It or Not Museums are part of an American franchise founded by Robert Ripley. . .


Roebling Museum

Roebling, NJ, USA

This museum has exhibits related to the history of Roebling, New Jersey, and the John A. Roebling's Sons Company. . .


Sterling Hill Mine Tour & Museum

Ogdensburg, NJ, USA

The Sterling Hill Mine Tour & Museum of Fluorescence is a former iron and zinc mine in Sussex County, New Jersey. . .


The Thomas Edison Center at Menlo Park

Edison, NJ, USA

The Thomas Edison Center at Menlo Park is a memorial to the inventor and businessman. . .


Thomas Edison National Historical Park

West Orange, NJ, USA

Thomas Edison National Historical Park preserves Thomas Edison's laboratory and residence in West Orange, New Jersey. . .

Zoos & Aquariums

Adventure Aquarium

Camden, NJ, USA

The Adventure Aquarium, formerly the New Jersey State Aquarium, is a for-profit educational entertainment attraction. . .

Bergen County Zoological Park

Paramus, NJ, USA

Bergen County Zoological Park is operated by the Bergen County Parks Department. . .

Jenkinson's Aquarium

Point Pleasant Beach, NJ, USA

Jenkinson's Aquarium is a small aquarium on the Point Pleasant Beach boardwalk. . .

Turtle Back Zoo

West Orange, NJ, USA

Turtle Back Zoo is part of the South Mountain Recreation Complex in West Orange, New Jersey. . .

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