Montclair Art Museum, Montclair

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The Montclair Art Museum (MAM) boasts a renowned collection of American and Native American art that uniquely highlights art making in the United States over the last 300 years. The Vance Wall Art Education Center encompasses all the Museum’s educational efforts, including award-winning Yard School of Art studio classes, lectures and talks, family events, tours, and the mobile MAM Art Truck. MAM exhibitions and programs serve a wide public of all ages, from families and seniors to artists, educators, and scholars.

Address: 3 South Mountain Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042


Phone: 973-746-5555

Gallery & The Store at MAM Hours: Wednesdays through Sundays, 12–5 p.m.

Free First Thursday Nights: 1st Thursday of the month (October–June), 5–9 p.m.

Student & Senior Fridays: 1st Friday of the month, 12–5 p.m. Free admission for students and seniors with valid ID


FREE members

$12 nonmember adults

$10 seniors and students with valid ID

FREE children under 12

All Museum programs are made possible, in part, by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, and by funds from the National Endowment for the Arts, Carol and Terry Wall / The Vance Wall Foundation, the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, and Museum members.
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  • What I like about the Montclair Museum is that they know how to mount a show. They do not make it too long and overwhelming like some of the bigger museums. They have interesting art within the in-hou...  more »
  • Terrific Art Museum. Excellent artists exhibit and always circulating their collection. Offer wonderful art programs for youngsters to adults. It's a gem to have this in our back yard. Check on-line f...  more »
  • Nice small museum with programs for kids and adults. The summer camp for kids is a legit way to get little people exposed to pro artists. Art in Montclair!
  • One of best place to have a day with family. kids love to have a art class with local artists.

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