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Cape May County Park & Zoo (Cape May Court House)
Ranked #1 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Playgrounds; Zoos
Owner description: Have a wild time as you explore more than 85 acres of beautifully maintained exhibits. With 100 different species of... more » Owner description: Have a wild time as you explore more than 85 acres of beautifully maintained exhibits. With 100 different species of mammals, birds, amphibians and reptiles and approximately 200 animals, you're sure to see something new. The Cape May County Zoo is open 364 days a year (closed Christmas). Summer Hours: 10 a.m. - 4:45 p.m. Winter Hours: 10 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. Beginning November 1st No admission fee. That's right! The zoo is free of charge! Donations are GREATLY appreciated! Join the FUN, where the admission is always FREE! « less
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Ranked #2 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #3 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
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Cape May Beaches (Cape May)
Ranked #4 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Beaches
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Ranked #5 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: State Parks; Nature and Parks

Barnegat Lighthouse State Park, a New Jersey icon, is on New Jersey's longest offshore island, about four miles at sea, but reachable by car.  Unlike many state and federal parks... more »

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North Wildwood Beach (North Wildwood)
Ranked #6 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Beaches
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Ranked #7 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Military Museums; Museums
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Ranked #8 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks; Landmarks
Owner description: With its quaint storefronts, amusement rides and Music Pier, Ocean City is everything you'd expect from the real Jersey... more » Owner description: With its quaint storefronts, amusement rides and Music Pier, Ocean City is everything you'd expect from the real Jersey shore. This family-friendly town boasts a two-mile boardwalk dotted with amusements, pizza parlors, and seaside stores. « less
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Antique Images (Wildwood)
Ranked #9 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks; Amusement Parks
Owner description: Antique Images is an Old Time Photo Studio with a theatrical edge. Opened in 1977 we are the oldest continually family... more » Owner description: Antique Images is an Old Time Photo Studio with a theatrical edge. Opened in 1977 we are the oldest continually family operated Costume Photo Studio on the Jersey Shore.Our aim is to create with you, an extraordinary photo session using our vast collection of costumes, props and sets. We want to bring out the legend in everyone from Marylyn Monroe to Jessie James. Open Casting Call for all Diva’s & Devo’s. This is a ride not to be missed. Located in a renovated movie theater on the Boardwalk in Wildwood, New Jersey at Garfield Ave. for the past 36 years. (Our studio is exactly where the screen used to be). Turn into the Boardwalk Mall; go up the ramp turn right or left you will find us. Come see the performance and pick your character!This is our ONLY LOCATION. We are NOT affiliated with any other Old Time Photo Studio’s on the boardwalk. « less
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Ocean Grove Beach (Ocean Grove)
Ranked #10 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Beaches
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Long Beach Island (Beach Haven)
Ranked #11 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Islands; Beaches
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Ranked #12 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Lighthouses; Lookouts; Landmarks
Owner description: 1859 Cape May Lighthouse, fully restored. Climb 199 steps to the top for a breathtaking view of the Atlantic Ocean and... more » Owner description: 1859 Cape May Lighthouse, fully restored. Climb 199 steps to the top for a breathtaking view of the Atlantic Ocean and Delaware Bay. Open daily. Evening trolley tours. Museum shop. « less
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Ranked #13 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
Owner description: We are a horse-drawn carriage company.We provide guided tours through Historic district of Cape May.We would like to fully... more » Owner description: We are a horse-drawn carriage company.We provide guided tours through Historic district of Cape May.We would like to fully explain why we do not accept credit cards.We are located at the corner of Ocean and Washington St. we have a small unprotected mobile table that has no power,no phone and no protection from the weather.We cannot get a phone jack which is needed to take credit cards because we do not have a store front.Cape May is an island with terrible satellite and cell reception therefore the mobile credit card devices also do not help us.There are other very expensive mobile devices that are weather sensitive and do to the fact that we have no protection from the elements ,that is not an option either.We are sorry for the inconvenience this may cause to some .There is an ATM located directly behind where we are parked.We hope that you enjoy the horse and carriages and the joy, and beauty they bring to the hundreds of people who ride each year. « less
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Wildwood Beach (Wildwood)
Ranked #14 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Beaches
A wide beach that appeals to families.
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Sunset Beach (Lower Township)
Ranked #15 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Beaches
Owner description: There is a flag-lowering ceremony every evening at this beach, which is famous for its quartz pebbles that are known as Cape... more » Owner description: There is a flag-lowering ceremony every evening at this beach, which is famous for its quartz pebbles that are known as Cape May diamonds. « less
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Ocean City Beach (Ocean City)
Ranked #16 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Neighborhoods; Other
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Ranked #17 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks; Water Parks; Amusement Parks
Owner description: Morey’s Piers, located on the boardwalk in the Wildwoods, New Jersey is a classic seaside amusement park, family owned and... more » Owner description: Morey’s Piers, located on the boardwalk in the Wildwoods, New Jersey is a classic seaside amusement park, family owned and operated since 1969. Voted the second best seaside amusement park in the world by Amusement Today, Morey’s Piers has over 100 rides and attractions spanning over eighteen acres along six beach blocks and includes three amusement piers and two beachfront waterparks. Convenient to the major population centers of the Northeast, yet a world apart, Morey’s Piers along with Morey Resorts combines the pure joy of an amusement park, the sights and sounds of a classic boardwalk, outstanding accommodations, together with the rhythm of beach life. Visit them at Surfside Pier, featuring the Ocean Oasis Waterpark and Beach Club at 25th Avenue, Mariner’s Landing Pier, featuring Raging Waters Waterpark at Schellenger Avenue, and Adventure Pier at Spencer Avenue. « less
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Ranked #18 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Beaches
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Ranked #19 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals; Landmarks
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Cape May Point State Park (Cape May Point)
Ranked #20 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: ; State Parks; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #21 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks; Amusement/ Theme Parks; Shops
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Hereford Inlet Lighthouse (North Wildwood)
Ranked #22 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Lighthouses; Landmarks
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Ranked #23 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Other
Owner description: This family friendly comedy magic show features internationally acclaimed magician Joe Holiday. Witness outstanding feats of... more » Owner description: This family friendly comedy magic show features internationally acclaimed magician Joe Holiday. Witness outstanding feats of magic, sleight of hand and laugh out loud comedy. Showtimes are 6:30pm nightly except Wednesdays. Dinner and Show packages available. « less
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Ranked #24 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Museums
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The Wetlands Institute (Stone Harbor)
Ranked #25 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Educational Sites; Nature/ Wildlife Areas
This nature center features exhibits on local marine life, along with activities like kayaking and dune walks.
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Ranked #26 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Lighthouses; Landmarks
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Ranked #27 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Lighthouses; Beaches; Nature/ Wildlife Areas; State Parks
Site of the oldest lighthouse in America.
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Cape May Bird Observatory (Cape May Point)
Ranked #28 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Nature and Parks
Owner description: Founded in 1975 by the New Jersey Audubon Society, the Observatory takes visitors on birdwatching trips to view more than 400... more » Owner description: Founded in 1975 by the New Jersey Audubon Society, the Observatory takes visitors on birdwatching trips to view more than 400 species of birds during fall migration. « less
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Ranked #29 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Nature and Parks
Owner description: Located on the Harbor in Cape May City, this learning center and exhibit aquaria is dedicated to providing environmental... more » Owner description: Located on the Harbor in Cape May City, this learning center and exhibit aquaria is dedicated to providing environmental education for people of all ages. « less
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Ranked #30 of 148 attractions in Jersey Shore
Category: Lookouts; Landmarks
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