Exhibition Hours

Tuesdays–Fridays: 3PM
Guided tours only

Saturdays: 11AM–4PM
Open to the public

Tuesday through Friday, visitors must attend a tour at 3pm in order to view Mana’s exhibitions. On Saturdays Mana’s exhibitions Please Touch: Body Boundaries and Only Human are open to the public from 11am to 4pm, with no tour required. Exhibitions are closed on Sunday and Monday.

Admission to Mana is free. Tours begin in the lobby, last around one hour, and no reservation is required. There is free public parking on site in the parking lot adjacent to the entrance. Also, Mana is an easy ten-minute walk from the Journal Square PATH station. 

Group Tours

To schedule a group tour email:

Please note the size of the group, age range, and any special requirements.

Large groups are encouraged to make an appointment for a guided tour of our exhibitions. Individual visitors and small groups (under 10 guests) are welcome to join one of our scheduled daily tours (Tuesdays through Fridays) at 3pm. For grade school visits, please plan to bring chaperones for visitors under the age of 18. We recommend 1 adult for every 5–7 students. Admission is free.

International Center of Photography (ICP)

The International Center of Photography (ICP) is the world’s leading institution dedicated to the practice and understanding of photography and the reproduced image in all forms. Its space at Mana serves as an extension of ICP’s operation in Manhattan, housing a state-of-the-art collections facility and media lab.  For more information, email or visit

Monday and Wednesday:

No appointment is necessary.

Richard Meier Model Museum

Monday–Friday: Open by appointment only

To schedule a visit, email:

Home to more than 400 intricate three-dimensional representations of work that span Meier’s entire career, the Richard Meier Model Museum contains milestones like the Smith House and large-scale study models of the Getty Center. A rotating selection of prints, sketches, renderings, photographs, and sculpture is exhibited in its gallery space, while its adjacent library is open to the public.

Mana Café

Mon–Fri: 9AM–4PM
Closed on Saturdays and Sundays, except for special events. 

551 225 3597

Located on the fourth floor at Mana Contemporary, the Mana Café provides a gathering space for Mana’s community of artists and the public. The Café serves breakfast and lunch, hosts special events for the public, and is also available for private events and catering.

Mana Café is a unique space to host private events. Operated by Crave Caterers, a division of Landmark Hospitality, the Café is able to provide all catering and event services, both in the café and at Mana Contemporary. The Café can provide everything to ensure that your event is seamless from planning to execution.

For more information on Mana Contemporary’s special event spaces, please email


Mana Contemporary
888 Newark Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07306

Mana is an easy ten-minute walk from the Journal Square PATH station. If you are driving, we have a free public parking lot located on our campus. Quick access from the Holland and Lincoln Tunnels and from the New Jersey Turnpike make visiting Mana a convenient trip.





Mana does not review unsolicited artist submissions.
Submissions sent to Mana Contemporary will not be returned.