Directions to the Museum

The Museum is located on the Princeton University campus, a short walk from Nassau Street in downtown Princeton. Once on campus, simply follow the lamppost Museum banners.


By car From New York and northern New Jersey: Take the New Jersey Turnpike to exit 9, follow Route 1 south to Princeton, Washington Road exit. Take Washington Road (Route 571) to Nassau Street; turn left on Nassau Street. From Philadelphia: Take I-95 (295) north to Route 1 north. Follow Route 1 to the Washington Road exit. Take the jug handle to cross Route 1 and travel west on Washington Road. Follow Washington Road (Route 571) into Princeton. Alternate route from I-95: take the exit for 206 north to Nassau Street (Route 27).


By rail Take the New Jersey Transit Northeast Corridor line to Princeton Junction; transfer to the shuttle (the “Dinky”) to the Princeton Station. The Art Museum is a short walk from the station.


By bus Take New Jersey Transit from Trenton, Lawrenceville, and Princeton Community Village to Nassau and Witherspoon streets; Suburban Transit from the Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, via New Brunswick, to Palmer Square, Princeton.

  • Intersections of Art and Science Harold Edgerton, American, 1903–1990. Milk Drop Coronet 1957, printed 1985
    Gallery Highlights

    Intersections of Art and Science

    On view in the Works on Paper Study Room September 22 through October 28, 2018.  Saturdays 10:00 am – 5:00 pm; Sundays 12:00 –5:00 pm

  • Color and Motion Edna Andrade. Winter Veils, 1973. Acrylic on canvas. © Estate of Edna Andrade
    Gallery Highlights

    Color and Motion

    On view in the Contemporary gallery

  • Revealing Interiors Elizabeth Colomba, French, born 1976. Clyte, 2008. Watercolor. Museum purchase, gift of the PECO Foundation 2017-1
    Gallery Highlights

    Revealing Interiors

    On view in the Early European Galleries May 5–October 28, 2018

  • Nature's Nation: American Art and Environment
    Exhibition

    Nature's Nation: American Art and Environment

    October 13, 2018
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    January 6, 2019