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Tuckerton Seaport

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Closed for Halloween festivities but great gift shop

We stopped in close to closing time in search of my family's history in the local fishing and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kim449
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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
Good View of Old Jersey Shore

This was our second time at Tuckerton Seaport. Most of the site was closed due to inclement... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2018
Fletch1946
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Fair Haven, New Jersey
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An authentic working seaport village dedicated to preserving the traditions and history of the Jersey baymen.
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120 W Main St, Tuckerton, NJ 08087-2237
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in close to closing time in search of my family's history in the local fishing and boating industry but the museum was closed for the Halloween party that night. We decided to search the gift shop instead and a very lovely lady tried...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kim449
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

This was our second time at Tuckerton Seaport. Most of the site was closed due to inclement weather and preparations for a weekend event. Nonetheless, there was a definite feel of the Jersey Shore in the buildings and inlet. The staff was very friendly and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Fletch1946
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

First time visitors. After season, some exhibits closed. Inside displays were well done, but information repetitive. Some hands on stuff for kids, but not that exciting for adults. Staff very friendly, and helpful. Good coffee and baked goods at the gallery. Free parking. Fair price...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank stewartc787
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful and educational way to spend a couple of hours! The interactive ecological exhibits demonstrate valuable lessons about our coastal environment. The walk along the boardwalk revisits historic places and occupations. On the day I was there an active duck carver was working....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kimberlys759
Reviewed August 26, 2018

Very nice people,when we visited the museum.Great stuff to see and do for the whoie family!You can see examples of sea life,bay life and birds.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank John Z
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

We had visited once before, but came for the kayak tour. Once there everyone was helpful and talked about future events We purchased a membership and will make it a frequent stop. The kayak tour was great. 1.5 hours not too tough but made you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank chloe484
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Took my family for the special event Pirates Day. It was extremely hot. My son enjoyed getting his map stamped to get his treasure- my daughter was just too hot. I guess I was looking for a more pirate adventure, but overall the little ones...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank victorialO6620YL
Reviewed August 18, 2018

Lots to see and interesting exhibits. To bad it was a scorcher of a day and we didn't stay as long as we would have liked to. Probably go back in the spring of fall.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lee O
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

Our Travel club visited this very interesting museum on one of our day trips. I enjoyed the informative exhibits and the short film about this region. I walked around and enjoyed the view of the area at the lighthouse. We sat outside at the lighthouse...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank retiredfrwork
Reviewed July 16, 2018

Interesting and informative exhibits. Enjoyed the food trucks but the pig races were not very exciting.

Date of experience: July 2018
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