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Historic Cold Spring Village Admission
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Historic Cold Spring Village (HCSV) is a open air living history museum that invites all visitors to find meaning, pleasure, relevance, and inspiration in the exploration of southern New Jersey's past. It is a nonprofit, educational museum that is...more
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720 Route 9, Cape May, NJ 08204-4636
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I have been here several times over the years. They always seem to have specialty weekends and something fun going on. Even when there isn't a special event, there is a lot to see and do. I love the pottery shed and...More

Thank Jeanne B
SandyN892, Marketing & Advertising at Historic Cold Spring Village, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Jeanne B you make us blush! Thank you so much for the 5 bubble review of Historic Cold Spring Village! We appreciate guests like you! Please stay tuned to Facebook and hcsv.org for all the fun and interesting events coming up!!!! Don't be a stranger!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I enjoyed the visit to Historic Cold Spring Village. We met quite a few friendly workers and enjoyed spending time talking about the history of Cape May and their personal connections to the town and surrounding areas. Even though it was a...More

Thank Jennifer P
SandyN892, Marketing & Advertising at Historic Cold Spring Village, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you kindly Jennifer P for the 5 bubble review of Historic Cold Spring Village! We're so glad to read that you enjoyed your visit with us on a rainy day! Don't be strangers and please come back and visit with us again soon!

Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time exploring the village! The staff was very interesting and extremely accommodating of my three year old! She got to try to make butter in a churn, made several arts and crafts and ended the day by getting a prize at...More

Thank Shannon N
SandyN892, Marketing & Advertsing at Historic Cold Spring Village, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Shannon N thank you for the five bubble review of Historic Cold Spring Village! We are happy to read that your whole family enjoyed spending time with us and the feeling is mutual! We are very appreciative of folks like you! Please come back and...More

Reviewed October 1, 2018

We arrived after the village was closed but I was able to get a glimpse of what the village had to offer. The place reminded me of things very similar to what can be found in Williamsburg, Virginia. This village offers visitors an opportunity to...More

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SandyN892, Marketing & Advertising at Historic Cold Spring Village, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

ITRT thank you so much for taking the time to review Historic Cold Spring Village during our "off season". We are glad you enjoyed your time here and please do come back when the Village is in full swing. For the rest of 2018 we...More

Reviewed September 23, 2018

Lots of old houses/barns/buildings that you can go in and talk to living historians. We went on Civil War Weekend which included camps, reeneactors, and a skirmish/battle. Don't forget to stop by the very old and historic 'Cold Spring Presbyterian Church and Cemetery' which is...More

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SandyN892, Marketing & Advertising at Historic Cold Spring Village, responded to this reviewResponded September 24, 2018

Thank you StonewallBrigade for the 5 bubble review! Civil War weekend is a popular event for Historic Cold Spring Village. We're happy you took to the time to write a review and that you enjoyed your visit with us. Cold Spring Presbyterian Church and Cemetery...More

Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Our ghost walk was a great way to spend our evening! It was a mix of tales of spirits and history. Who knew there were so many hidden secrets and spirits right here in Cape May county? After visiting the village many times during the...More

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SandyN892, Marketing & Advertising at Historic Cold Spring Village, responded to this reviewResponded September 24, 2018

Wander501139 we are so glad to read you had a ghoul time on the Ghost Walk! How very adventurous of you to tour the Village during the day and then again at night! Good for you! If you're into ghosts and tales of New Jersey,...More

Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

Discovered this online and it sounded good, but the visit was much better than expected. We happened to be there for a Civil War reenactment. While the”battle” was fun, unique, loud, it was the interaction with the people who were the Yanks and Rebs and...More

Thank BosleyJay
SandyN892, Marketing & Advertising at Historic Cold Spring Village, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

We are so glad we were able to surprise you BosleyJay! Thank you for coming to Historic Cold Spring Village and spending Civil War Weekend with us! Please stay tuned to our website and Facebook page for upcoming events that may also appeal to you!

Reviewed September 6, 2018

My children and I thoroughly enjoyed our visit to Cold Spring. Every restored building was open, and the costumed "villagers" did great jobs explaining their trades / lives. Many allowed the children to try their hands at a skill. Among my children's favorites were the...More

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SandyN892, Marketing & Advertising at Historic Cold Spring Village, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2018

Thank you Sdb4 thank you for taking the time to write a 4 bubble review about Historic Cold Spring Village. We're glad your children were able to make a connection to the past by trying their hands at skills they wouldn't normally be exposed to!...More

Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Spent about 3 hours or so here walking around, visiting the historical buildings and the artisans working in them. Since it was an especially hot day, we also browsed the air-conditioned store (found some nice items there!) and sat in the rocking chairs on the...More

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Sandy N, Marketing & Advertising at Historic Cold Spring Village, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018

Thank you so much SummerGirl04 for the five bubbles and for bringing your fur baby with you for a visit! Historic Cold Spring Village is a great form of enrichment for our canine companions! It's a guaranteed full night of sleep after spending the day...More

Reviewed August 27, 2018

Quaint village restored authentically with knowledgeable and friendly staff. We enjoyed a ride in a horse-drawn buggy and learned about many facets of village life, including the print shop, schoolhouse and jail. $1 off Admission coupon in free Visitor map available at local businesses.More

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Sandy N, Marketing & Advertising at Historic Cold Spring Village, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

Thank you for the five bubble review of Historic Cold Spring Village Moana H! We appreciate your support of the museum and education programs we offer to local and statewide schools. Thanks for pointing out the coupon in the Discovery Map too! Be on the...More

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a p
February 24, 2018|
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Response from ArrowheadAgency | Property representative |
Adults: $14 Children 3-12: $12 Children under 3: Free HCSV Members: Free
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GregRNJ
June 1, 2015|
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Response from HCSVillage | Property representative |
Hello! Historic Cold Spring Village is in very close proximity to Cape May and the Wildwoods, which have a huge variety of accommodations available. The options closest to the Village are campground resorts which have cabin... More
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chocaluvr
March 24, 2015|
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No... the Visitor's Center is open... but the 1st weekend in June, 6th-7th; kicks off the Season with their Country Fair. Come back if you can... and check out their Website for up-to-date event annousments.
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