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Cape May, New Jersey

Historic Cape May - The Nation's Oldest Seashore Resort

When you think of Cape May, the first thing that comes to mind are the beautiful and charming Victorian gingerbread houses on tree lined streets. If you have been to Cape May before, you also think of good food. You not only can find regular seafood restaurants there but you can find superior cuisine throughout Cape May.

There are no "chain stores" in Cape May.  Large national franchisers have not located here. Instead there are small shops and antique stores on Washington Street Mall and Beach Avenue where you can find exactly what you want.

Cape May is an extremely popular year round town. They go all out to please tourists throughout every Holiday season and no matter when you visit, you will love it! You can go to the beach or go whale and dolphin watching, take a Victorian house or ghost tour, golf (real and miniature), fish (surf and sea), visit antique shops or art galleries, go to the theater and concerts and even take a carriage ride. My favorite is shopping in this beautiful town!

There is so much to see and do......

Yankee Schooner - 609-884-1919 - cruise the harbor, Intracoastal Waterway and ocean aboard this 80' tall schooner. You can help set the sails, man the helm and be rewarded with sightings of dolphins and whales

Cape May Bird Observatory - 701 E Lake Drive - 609-884-2736 - This observatory is a natural resource center for birding activity, and travel, nature, and birding information are available on site, as well as a nature shop that offers a great variety of books, gifts, and equipment. They also offer an extensive series of regular bird walks that require no pre-registration and many special field trips and programs for which advanced registration is required

Cape May Jazz Festival - 609-884-7277 - This festival takes place twice a year, in April and November, and features top-name jazz performers; blues jams with local talent; CD signing parties; panel discussions; workshops; and jazz brunches - FUN!

Historic Cold Spring Village - 720 Route 9 - 609-898-2300 - This Nineteenth Century, open-air living history museum features twenty five restored historic buildings on a wooded twenty two acre site, and provides costumed interpreters, exhibits, collections, programs, and craft demonstrations representing everyday life as it occurred in a small South Jersey farm village during the "Age of Homespun"

Hidden Valley Ranch - 4070 Bayshore Road - 609-884-8205 - This ranch provides horseback riding lessons to all age groups, as well as offering an array of summer children's programs, and an excellent venue for birdwatching

Elaine Dinner Theatre - 513 Lafayette Street - 609-884-4358 - Named one of America's top five dinner theatres by The Food Network, this award-winning dinner theatre offers a choice of sumptuous entrees followed by entertaining, live performances by the area's best talent

Emlen Physick Estate - 1048 Washington Street - Cape May's only Victorian house museum where you can look back at our past by viewing its architecture, decorations, customs and the lives of this Cape May family, the Physicks

Cape May Stage - 31 Perry Street - 609-884-1341 - This theatre company provides excellence in acting, directing, and writing, and offers a variety of wonderful performances throughout its season

East Lynne Theater Company - 121 Fourth Avenue - 609-884-5898 - The only Equity professional non-profit theatre dedicated to American stage classics with theatrical performances during its season that runs from July to November

 
 

 

 

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