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The Museum of Cape May County

504 N Route 9, Cape May Court House, Middle Township, NJ 08210-1953
+1 609-465-3535
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Wonderful history, and AMAZING customer service!

My mom and I came to visit Cape May from MN in hopes of doing some genealogy research. When we... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
bitofcyn
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
A Wealth of Historical Artifacts

What an incredible find. Joanne was our tour guide and she was so wonderful! The site is beautiful... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2016
Brigette S
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Oceanside, California
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504 N Route 9, Cape May Court House, Middle Township, NJ 08210-1953
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My mom and I came to visit Cape May from MN in hopes of doing some genealogy research. When we arrived, we learned the library was closed due to budget issues. I went in to the office to ask if they had suggestions on where...More

Thank bitofcyn
Reviewed 12 September 2016

What an incredible find. Joanne was our tour guide and she was so wonderful! The site is beautiful and the house (museum) is filled with incredible artifacts. There is so much to see in that I recommend going a few times if you are staying...More

Thank Brigette S
Reviewed 27 August 2016

My husband and I visited this museum while on vacation. It is a walking tour through a house, barn, and carriage house. There are a lot of interesting artifacts and antiques related to the area. Our tour guide, Joann, ( I think that is her...More

Thank Janice S
Reviewed 22 August 2016

I thought it would be two rooms but turned out to be about ten rooms plus the carriage house. A great display of American History. Don't miss this.

Thank misscindy16
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Come one and all. This little gem tucked into the woods is a cornucopia of rich American history, from glassware and fashion to the original flag carried in the battle of Gettysburg and everything in between. Something for everyone and that's not a cliche'. Our...More

1  Thank Kate D
Reviewed 22 August 2015

Boring seemed to lack organization. Very poor gift shop non-related historical gifts. Was looking for family tree chart. Office staff seemed not friendly. Tour guide OKMore

1  Thank Ann Marie C
Jane D, Manager at The Museum of Cape May County, responded to this review

We appreciate your feedback. We're sorry you didn't have an enjoyable visit to our museum. We want everyone who comes through to have a pleasant experience. In terms of our gift shop, we are not a retail-oriented establishment. Our goal is to educate those who...More

Reviewed 14 August 2015

The only thing I didn't like is the days open. I really learned a lot about the history of Cape May County. Our historian was very thorough about her explanations of the different items we were looking at. She made you think you were in...More

Thank Matt K
Reviewed 20 July 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,...More

Thank pdaigne
Reviewed 10 July 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...More

Thank Jasper K
Reviewed 7 July 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...More

Thank MDValentine
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