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Admission

All of our exhibitions and programs are free and open to the public. 

Directions & Parking

The Paul Robeson Galleries curates exhibitions across a number of spaces on the Rutgers University – Newark campus and in Express Newark; visit our Venues page to learn more. All of our galleries are accessible by a number of different public and private transit options. We encourage you to use Google maps for the route that makes the most sense for you. 

Deck 1: Located at 200 University Avenue is available to all types of student permit holders and authorized visitors. Resident permit holders have reserved spaces in this location. Open 24 hours. Visitor parking is $12.00 daily.

Deck 2: Located at 166 Washington Street, is available to commute student permit holders. The facility is open 24 hours. Assigned resident permit holders have reserved spaces in this location. Visitor parking is $12.00 daily.

Deck 3: Located at 180 Washington Street, is available to commuter student permit holders and authorized visitors Monday thru. Saturday 5:30am – 12:00am. Visitor parking is $12.00 daily.

Meter rates are $1.00 per hour.

Bleeker Street: Two hour limit during pay hours. Paid meter parking Monday through Saturday, 7am – 6pm

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard: Two hour limit during pay hours. Paid meter parking Monday through Saturday, 7am – 6pm

Halsey Street: Two hour limit during pay hours. Paid meter parking Monday through Saturday, 9am – 6pm

University Avenue: Two hour limit during pay hours. Paid meter parking Monday through Saturday, 7am – 6pm

Warren Street: Two hour limit during pay hours. Paid meter parking Monday through Saturday, 7am – 8pm

Washington Avenue: One hour limit during pay hours. Paid meter parking Monday through Saturday, 9am – 6pm

The Whole Foods located at 54 Halsey Street also offers a lower level parking garage as well, it can be entered from New Street. Hours of operation and rates are as follow:

Monday – Friday, 6am – 10pm
Saturday & Sunday, 7am – 9pm
Up to ½ Hour – $3.00
Up to 1 Hour – $5.00
Up to 2 Hours – $9.00
Up to 4 Hours – $11.00
Max to close – $13.00
Early Bird Special – $9.00 (Up to 10 Hours if you enter between 6am – 9am)

Whole Foods also offers Free Parking for 90 minutes if you spend $10 or more at their location.

Accessible areas are designated with appropriate signage and stalls ground-marked with wheelchair symbols. Designated spaces may be used by University handicap permit holders, or by visitors displaying state disability vehicle ID/plates, and the appropriate visitor permit. Visitor accessible parking can be found on Bleeker Street, and in Deck 1.

For any and all questions call (973)-353-1839. 

Holidays & Closings

The Paul Robeson Galleries follow the Rutgers University – Newark holiday schedule, and closes on: New Year’s Day; Martin Luther King Jr. Day; Memorial Day; Independence Day; Labor Day; Thanksgiving; and Christmas through New Year’s Day.

When in doubt, call us at (973) 353-0615.

Rentals

You can rent some of our exhibition and workshop spaces at Express Newark. Click here to learn more and reserve a space.