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Address: 120 W Main St, Tuckerton, NJ 08087-2237
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+1 609-296-8868
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An authentic working seaport village dedicated to preserving the traditions...

An authentic working seaport village dedicated to preserving the traditions and history of the Jersey baymen.

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Quality time with grandson

This is a great place to spend time with our grandson. Every kid loves looking at boats and there are plenty here!!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 September 2016
Rita T
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Lexington, North Carolina
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Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice scenery. Cute place to visit! These pictures of a visit when they were closed. Imagine when it's open! So lovely!

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Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey
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17 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

At one time, this was a seaport. There is a 'small' village and a light house. There are seasonal activities....best one during Halloween. The grounds have 'ghosts' and 'creepy' people to scare both adults and children. Fun times! Also, at Christmas, a holiday fair.

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new york
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187 reviews
91 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

This was a great museum. It consists of several buildings (approx 10) which you can tour. There is a lot of walking; but its mainly all flat. The main bldg. has stairs...but I think there was an elevator. We toured the entire grounds and it took us approx 2.5 hours. (This was two adults) There is a Visitor Center with... More 

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Somerset, New Jersey
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25 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

This village is charming and has a lot to see, but is not overwhelming. Great find! Going for Christmas as they have special exhibits. Loved it - lots to see. Can do in a couple of hours, but spend more time, if you like! What a great place for a stroll.

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nj
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208 reviews
143 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We visited on the way to cape may. From their website I didn't know what to expect. I was hoping for at least ice cream. No ice cream, but it's a huge complex of museums and other buildings built around an inlet. The theme is how they made a living from the marsh. The light house no longer works but... More 

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Middletown, New York
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105 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for the lighthouse challenge, and we were so surprised at the surroundings. There is a boardwalk, and an antique car show was going on. Apparently there are a lot of things happening here throughout the year, so we plan on coming back

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Lexington, North Carolina
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21 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to spend time with our grandson. Every kid loves looking at boats and there are plenty here!!

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Thank Rita T
Herzlia, Israel
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158 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

We visited Tuckerton Seaport at the end of the daily program. We may have been the only visitors at that time, so we were practically alone in the whole complex. I imagine that the place is quite popular at the peak of the season and there are good reasons - the principal being the interesting combination of ethnography and history.... More 

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Thank Dan R
Waretown
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

it is a very small seaport.....rich in history....can be completed in a couple of hours. if you are planning on going to Smithville.....this is worth combing with that trip/

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Tuckerton, New Jersey
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17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Not sure what to do with your weekend? Check this out! Always something happening at the Seaport! Real nice stroll and good ice cream near by!!!!

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