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Museum of NJ Maritime History

Dock Rd. and West Ave, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008
+1 609-492-0202
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We love the Maritime Museum.

Last Sunday was our 3rd visit and every time we go we find something we hadn't seen before. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2017
Donna C
,
Burlington, New Jersey
via mobile
A unique museum for those who want to learn about New Jersey maritime history!

This museum contains a huge collection of shipwreck artifacts, rare photographs, documents, and... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
116debw
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Beach Haven
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  • Very good22%
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“rainy day” (10 reviews)
“two floors” (5 reviews)
“morro castle” (4 reviews)
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Dock Rd. and West Ave, Beach Haven, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008
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+1 609-492-0202
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Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Last Sunday was our 3rd visit and every time we go we find something we hadn't seen before. Lots of artifacts and pictures and a whole room with things from the SS Morro Castle ocean liner. The museum is free but please leave a donation.

Thank Donna C
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This museum contains a huge collection of shipwreck artifacts, rare photographs, documents, and other items relative to New Jersey's rich maritime history.

Thank 116debw
Reviewed 3 September 2016

There is so much to see at the maritime museum. It's a must! You'll be fascinated by what's all around you and you'll spend lots of time reading, viewing videos, and be in awe of the people who dive for artifacts and the shipwrecks that...More

Thank April P
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

The museum is super interesting but not a good place for young kids. A lovely woman welcomed us, and we explored for a while on a rainy day. My four year old loved it and we read several books with him and looked at some...More

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We decided to stop on a cloudy and day and it was hours of information and fun .. highly recommend !

Thank Frankc1967
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This collection of maritime artifacts is one of the finest on the eastern seaboard and highlights many of the local legends and lore surrounding the LBI area. Deb Whitcraft is a walking encyclopedia and she's actually co-written a book on the legendary Morro Castle which...More

Thank BaliHaiH15
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Great spot for family adventures, especially on rainy or very hot days. Wonderful collection of historical records and artifacts. Reminds you of the important history of LBI. Highly recommended for all .

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Enjoyed all the maritime artifacts. Lots of historic articles to study. The staff is friendly and very informative.

Thank trueshep
Reviewed 10 July 2016

If you have interest in maritime history and culture, this is the place for you! this is a true inner sanctum of fascinating vignette and exhibits about the New Jersey and northeast seashore life and times. those with an interest in scuba diving will be...More

Thank boundforglory
Reviewed 26 June 2016

My idea while staying on LBI is beach and swimming. Sometimes the weather does not cooperate. My family and I visited this museum and found it to be very interesting and enjoyable. I have gone to LBI for many years and I still learned a...More

Thank Lynnsmith20
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26 December 2016|
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Response from BaliHaiH15 | Reviewed this property |
Give them a call at: (609) 492-0202. Deb Whitcraft is the owner/operator.
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