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.

  • Picturing Protest Gordon Parks, for LIFE magazine. Untitled, March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., August 28, 1963, printed 2016. Inkjet print. Princeton University Art Museum / © The Gordon Parks Foundation

    Picturing Protest

    May 26, 2018
    October 14, 2018
  • 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

  • Photography and Belonging
    Gallery Highlights

    Photography and Belonging

    On view February 24 through September 30, 2018