Cape May County Historical Museum

504 Route 9 N.
Cape May Court House, NJ 08210- Map It
Phone: (609) 465-3535

AAA Editor Notes

Cape May County Historical Museum is .7 mi. n. at 504 US 9N. The Cresse-Holmes House, built about 1704, contains furnishings, costumes, tools and other artifacts that provide a survey of life in early Cape May County. An 1800s barn houses a collection of local Native American artifacts, whaling implements, maritime exhibits and carriages. The Alexander Memorial Library contains documents and photographs pertaining to Cape May County families and local history.
Free.
Hours: Museum Tues.-Sat. 10-3 (tours at 10:30 and 1:30), early Apr. to mid-Oct.; tours by appointment, rest of year. Library Wed.-Fri. 10:30-3:30. Closed major holidays. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 1 hour minimum.