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George F. Boyer Historical Museum

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Address: 3709 Pacific Avenue, Wildwood, NJ 08260
Phone Number: 609-523-0277
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You want to know more about Wildwood and it's history? This is the place to go. The staff is very helpful and the amount of stuff in here is amazing!

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
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WILDWOOD
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

You want to know more about Wildwood and it's history? This is the place to go. The staff is very helpful and the amount of stuff in here is amazing!

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albrightsville pa
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

This museum is incredible, also the Island Breeze Motel located @ 411 E. 26th avenue N. Wildwood is the "BEST VALUE" for your money. Visit us @ islandbreezemotel.net or call us @ 609 522-2700

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Bloomfield, New Jersey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

This museum is loaded with the history of Wildwood. If you love the Wildwood, then this museum is a must stop on your next visit. My son and I usually try to make into the museum at least every other year as new "old" things are added all the time. We can spend over 2 hours just pouring over the... More 

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Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Excellent collection of local memorabilia attractively displayed. Appreciated the opportunity to purchase some "excess memorabilia" at their Yard Sale section. The staff are very willing to assist visitors in finding exactly what they are searching for. If not in a group, we would have stayed much longer to reminisce.

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Selbyville, Delaware, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Lots of local history as well as many memories of this famous vacation town. Filled with family memories and businesses that made the Wildwoods great. Only downsize is that it's too small. I'd love to see more, more, more displays!

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NJ
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

What a lot of fun! Lots of old black & white photo's of the long gone motels of the 60's! Memorabilia from old rides. Brought back lots of great memories!

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New York City, New York
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30 reviews 30 reviews
21 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I enjoy learning about local history on every trip I take. I had high hopes for this museum before I arrived. Unfortunately, the curators seem to take the approach that "more is better." Exhibits & pictures are poorly grouped/explained. It feels more like visiting a personal photo gallery. I would NOT recommend this to others.

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michigan
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42 reviews 42 reviews
8 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

If you want to see and hear about the history of Wildwood the Boyer Museum has it all. The staff is very friendly and they have so many things to look at from the past. A must see for all Wildwood fans!

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North Wildwood, New Jersey
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75 reviews 75 reviews
26 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

The museum has photos of the boardwalk and all the bars and nightclubs throughout the years. My husband and i met 43 years ago in Wildwood and spending a half day at the museum we re-lived our childhood into our teen years. From all the amusements on piers no longer there or all the musical groups we saw at the... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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79 reviews 79 reviews
27 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

Spent a rainy day exploring the memorabilia of Wildwood. We really enjoyed the old boardwalk photos as well as the photos of Motels long gone.

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