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Pirates Day

Took my family for the special event Pirates Day. It was extremely hot. My son enjoyed getting his... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Victoria L
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Lots of history

Lots to see and interesting exhibits. To bad it was a scorcher of a day and we didn't stay as long... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Lee O
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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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+1 609-296-8868
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Reviewed 2 days ago 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

Thank Victoria L
Reviewed 3 days ago

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.

Thank Lee O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

Thank retiredfrwork
Reviewed 17 July 2018

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

Thank wreckless1
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Our boat is down the road from the seaport , we have visited a mumber of times but atay away when fearivals come . The ataff are very knowleagable however not very friendly at all .

Thank cas3135
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Take time to check this museum out. The original lighthouse fell in the ocean in the 1920's and this replica has been made into the museum and there are several out buildings showing the seafaring ways

Thank theoktravler
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

We needed a place to occupy our children (7 and 11) on a non beach day. This was a good accompaniment to our shore vacation. There was much to learn about the pine barrens, marshes and wildlife. There is a small playground and mini golf...More

2  Thank Kerry B
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Because of bad weather the area was closed. In the main building, upstairs was an interactive area with details of the area, fish, animals and everything you could’ve think of. We thought it was a fantastic area for children and adults alike. We could see...More

Thank ozzie47
Reviewed 31 May 2018

This place was very interesting.....lots to see inside and out. With the self guided map in hand we followed the boardwalk to the lighthouse first and then continued to check out all the buildings around the boardwalk. Met the duck decoy carver.....a man with lots...More

Thank Lena L
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

They have different events going on throughout the year. There is admission which I thought was a little steep. You can get a groupon or even buy a family membership for $30 for the year. We did the yearly membership because it was cheaper than...More

Thank Tammy W
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