The Museum of Cape May County
Where History Makes Its Home!

While FAQs answer many questions quickly and efficiently we recognize they don’t cover everything.  If you don’t see an answer here please call us at (609) 465-3535.  We would be delighted to help!

1) Is there an admission fee for The Museum?
Adult admission is $8, Senior and students 6-16 $6, Children under 6 and active military are free. 

2) What are The Museum hours?
The museum hours change seasonally. Please check the Museum Hours of Operation at the bottom of our website for the current hours.

3) Are pictures allowed?
Still photography is allowed while on tour. Flash photography is expressly prohibited.   Video photography is not allowed.  Exterior photography is allowed with the written permission of the Executive Director or Curator. 

4) Do you have group tours?
We do have group tours. For information on group tours, please email us at cmchgsmuseum@gmail.com or call 609.465.3535.

5) Are there activities or things of interest for children?
Our museum tour is a guided tour and our guides will tailor the tour for the age group of our visitors. There are items in our collection that are of interest to children, such as our antique toy room. We also have special programs throughout the year planed specifically for children. 

7) Where are you located?
We are located at 504 Route 9 North, Cape May Court House, NJ, just ¼ mile south of the Cape May County Zoo.

8) Are there any special rules I should know about?
Yes, there are. We ask that you please . . . 
Don’t touch any exhibits unless the guide gives you permission to do so.
Leave backpacks and bags larger than 8” x 10” in your car.
Turn off the ringer on your cell phone.
Have an adult accompany any children under 14.
Do not carry food or drinks into any of our facilities.

9) Is The Museum handicap accessible?
Most of the museum is handicap accessible. The rooms that are not have pictorial guides that can be used instead.

 

The

MUSEUM

of Cape May County

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