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Cape May County Historical Museum

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Address: 504 Route 9, Cape May Court House, NJ
Phone Number: 609-465-3535
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8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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Tue - Sat 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

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Lovely for a rainy day

Visited the museum (my 2nd time) on a rainy day at the shore. Kaitlyn gave us a 90 minute tour that was very insightful and packed full of information. You could tell that she... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 7, 2015
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Nashua, NH
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Towson, Maryland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

We were very disappointed with the museum from this year as opposed to last. All different people, not very friendly. Our questions were passed over. Then we see that the guide we had, Caitlin W. reviewed herself!!! Isn't that unethical? Our take on this is that the other people who wrote on this site are also employees. Her lack of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

A warm welcome upon your arrival, the guide is a student majoring in history (and she new her history) Visit in small group (we were 6 ) informative, interesting the visit last 1 hours and a half but it seems to me like 10 minutes, I learn a lot about Victorian living in Cape May and local history.

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Sopchoppy, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Besides the old home, the original lens from the Cape May Lighthouse is on display along with a stage coach, military uniforms and medical room with some stuff that makes you appreciate modern medicine. The home is packed with interesting artifacts that gives you an idea how people lived in Cape May County 100 to 250 years ago, I learned... More 

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Nashua, NH
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Visited the museum (my 2nd time) on a rainy day at the shore. Kaitlyn gave us a 90 minute tour that was very insightful and packed full of information. You could tell that she loved the subject matter (Cape May history) which I'm sure is not exclusive to the area but also life in the times. Learned a lot of... More 

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Additional Information about Cape May County Historical Museum

Address: 504 Route 9, Cape May Court House, NJ
Phone Number: 609-465-3535
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May Court House
Open Hours:
Tuesday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

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