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.
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.