New Jersey

Grounds for Sculpture

Spend the day outside and explore modern sculpture in this beautiful park. The Grounds are a constantly evolving collection of contemporary outdoor sculptures, 6 indoor galleries, and performing arts events. Sculptures from 1968 to the present in concrete, wood, stone, steel, bronze, and more offer a look at style, themes, and expression in modern art. The galleries house exhibits on design and installation art, and look at select artists and their tools and techniques. Docent-led tours are available, and­ groups can also take advantage of the Sculpture Search activity sheet to enhance their learning experience as they walk through the park.
Contact Info 
80 Sculptors Way, Hamilton, NJ 08619. 609-586-0616 ext. 200. Email: Website: Hrs: Tues.-Sun. 10AM-6PM. Same Day Booking: No.
Trip Info 
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours. Cost: Fee.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Museums & Exhibits Lesson Plan

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