• Current

    Featured exhibitions and special projects currently on view

  • Past

    Previously installed exhibitions and special projects

  • Upcoming

    See what featured exhibitions are coming up next

Young people dancing in forest party on summer time ‑ Happy friends drinking cocktails and laughing together outdoor in music festival ‑ Focus on black girl face ‑ Youth lifestyle and event concept

Summer at the NMOA

The NMOA is sizzling this season!

Summer is the perfect time to be part of the NMOA community!

See rare collections of photography, get tickets to film screenings by groundbreaking Black filmmakers, enjoy live performances in our Garden, or sign up your kid to summer camp. There is always something for everyone.

NMOA Summer Series

Nine music programs are infused with three groundbreaking curatorial visions across the performing arts in Newark. In partnership with the New Jersey Symphony.

Camp NMOA

Weekly camps to get kids excited about the world through art, science, stories, and self-discovery. Pre-care and aftercare available.

The following sessions are still available for 7-8 and 12-14 year olds:

  • August 8-12
  • August 15-19

Summer Jazz Exhibitions

Through August 21, 2022.

Summer Fun for Families

Visit us with your family on Thursdays & Fridays in July and August! Hands-on and multisensory activities for kids of all ages. All programs are free with general admission.

Summer Fun for Adults

From evening parties with a whole vibe to films and live music, we host events where everyone has a great time.

Become a Member

Join anytime and enjoy free admission year-round, exclusive access to member experiences, and discounts at the Museum Shop!

Memberships start at $30.