Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University

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Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University

Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University
71 Hamilton St., New Brunswick, NJ 08901
848-932-7237
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Property Description

The Zimmerli Art Museum's collection includes more than 60,000 works of art, ranging from ancient to contemporary art. The permanent collection features particularly rich holdings in 19th-century French art; Russian art from icons to the avant-garde; Soviet nonconformist art from the Dodge Collection; and American art with notable holdings of prints. In addition, small groups of antiquities, old master paintings, as well as art inspired by Japan and original illustrations for children's books, provide representative examples of the museum's research and teaching message at Rutgers.

One of the largest and most distinguished university-based art museums in the nation, the Zimmerli is located on the New Brunswick campus of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. Z Café, managed by The Food Architects, serves a variety of breakfast, lunch, and snack items. Cafe Hours: Mon-Fri, 9 am - 4:30 pm. Closed July and August.

Directions

By bus: Suburban Transit Bus to New Brunswick leaves from the Port Authority. 732-249-1100. By train: NJ Transit Train to New Brunswick leaves from Penn Station 800-772-2222. By car: Take the NJ Tpk. to Exit 9. Follow signs for Rt. 18 N., New Brunswick for approximately 3 mi. Follow large overhead green sign that reads "George St., Rutgers University, exit 1/2 mile". At exit light (George St.) turn left. Go to the next light at Hamilton St. museum is on the corner.