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ACTION TIME VR, 1201 Hooper Ave., Toms River       Website

Customers may participate in several virtual reality games.

 
Northbound, Exit 83. On ramp, keep left, following sign for NJ 166/Co. Rt. 571 South/Toms River. At end of ramp, turn left, following signs for Co. Rt. 571 South, onto Lomell Ln. and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 571 South/Bey Lea Rd. and continue 1 1/2 miles to fourth light, at Hooper Ave. Keep right through light, then take jughandle for Co. Rt. 549 North/Hooper Ave. Merge onto Co. Rt. 549 North/Hooper Ave. and continue through light to Ocean County Mall entrance on right. At T intersection in mall, turn right following sign for J.C. Penney/Boscov's, and continue to facility on right.


Southbound, Exit 82. Merge onto NJ 37 East and continue 1 mile to second light. Keep right through light, then take jughandle for Co. Rt. 549 North/Hooper Ave./Brick Twp. Follow U and Left Turn signs to traffic light at Hooper Ave. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 549 North/Hooper Ave. and return to traffic light at NJ 37. Cross NJ 37 and continue 1 1/2 miles to third light (Co. Rt. 571). Continue through light, then take first right and enter Ocean County Mall. At T intersection in mall, turn right following sign for J.C. Penney/Boscov's, and continue to facility on right.


Southbound, Co. Rt. 571/Indian Head Rd. (Toms River). After passing Fischer Auto Body on left continue to next light. Keep right through light, then take jughandle for Co. Rt. 571 South. Merge onto Co. Rt. 571 South/Indian Head Rd., cross US 9 and continue 2 miles (name changes to Bey Lea Rd.) to traffic light at Co. Rt. 549/Hooper Ave. Keep right through light, then take jughandle for Co. Rt. 549 North/Hooper Ave. Merge onto Co. Rt. 549 North/Hooper Ave. and continue through light to Ocean County Mall entrance on right. At T intersection in mall, turn right following sign for J.C. Penney/Boscov's, and continue to facility on right.


Eastbound and Westbound, Co. Rt. 549/Hooper Ave. (Toms River). If Eastbound, after passing Lester Glenn Mazda on right, continue to next light. Keep right through light, then take jughandle for Co. Rt. 549 North/Hooper Ave./Brick Twp. Follow U and Left Turn signs to traffic light at Hooper Ave. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 549 North/Hooper Ave. and return to traffic light and cross NJ 37. If Westbound, after passing Lester Glenn Buick/GMC on right, continue to next light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 549 North/Hooper Ave. Both, continue 1 1/2 miles on Co. Rt. 549/Hooper Ave. to third light (Co. Rt. 571). Continue through light, then take first right and enter Ocean County Mall. At T intersection in mall, turn right following sign for J.C. Penney/Boscov's, and continue to facility on right.

ATLANTIC CITY CRUISES, 800 N. New Hampshire Ave., Atlantic City       Website

Several cruise options in the waters in and around Atlantic City are offered during the late spring, summer and early fall months. Dolphin watching, excursion and happy hour cruises are available.


Northbound, Exit 38A. Merge onto Atlantic City Expwy. East and continue 7 miles to Exit 1. Follow Brigantine Connector 1 1/4 miles to Exit E. At first light, turn left onto US 30 East/Absecon Blvd. and continue 1/2 mile to fourth light. Bear left onto Mediterranean Ave. and continue 1/4 mile (becomes Melrose Ave.) to third light. Turn left onto N. New Hampshire Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. When dualized section ends, continue straight into Gardner's Basin parking lot.
Southbound, Exit 40. Merge onto US 30 East and continue 9 1/4 miles into Atlantic City. When road forks after passing "Do AC" water tank, keep left, following sign for Gardner's Basin and continue 3/4 mile on Mediterranean Ave. (becomes Melrose Ave.) to traffic light at N. New Hampshire Ave. Turn left onto N. New Hampshire Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. When dualized section ends, continue straight into Gardner's Basin parking lot.


Northbound, Atlantic City Expressway East (Pleasantville). Merge onto Atlantic City Expressway East and continue 5 3/4 miles to third light. Following signs for Atlantic Ave./Uptown, turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1 1/2 miles to traffic light at N. New Hampshire Ave. (Grace Assembly of God Church on left). Turn left onto N. New Hampshire Ave. and continue 3/4 mile. When dualized section ends, continue straight into Gardner's Basin parking lot.
Southbound, NJ 157/N. Shore Rd. (Absecon). At traffic light at Lisbon Ave. (first light after passing Sunryser Restaurant on left), continue straight (US 9 goes to right) onto NJ 157 South/N. Shore Rd. (sign for Atlantic City) 1 mile to first light. Turn left onto US 30 East/Absecon Blvd. and continue 6 1/4 miles. After passing Do AC water tower on left, continue to next light, where road divides. Keep left, following sign for Gardner's Basin, and continue on Mediterranean Ave. 1/2 mile (name changes to Melrose Ave.) to traffic light at N. New Hampshire Ave. Turn left onto N. New Hampshire Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. When dualized section ends, continue straight into Gardner's Basin parking lot.


Eastbound, Virginia Ave./Absecon Blvd. (Atlantic City). At traffic light (DO AC water tower on opposite left corner), use center lanes and continue on Absecon Blvd. past water tower through 1 light. Get into left lanes and continue to next light, at Delaware Ave. Bear left, following sign for Gardner's Basin, and continue 1/2 mile on Melrose Ave. to third light. Turn left onto New Hampshire Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. When divided highway ends, continue straight into parking lot.

BARNACLE BILL'S AMUSEMENTS, 1968 Route 35 North, Seaside Heights       Website

Arcade games and miniature golf.

 
Northbound and Southbound, Exit 82. Merge onto NJ 37 East and continue 6 1/2 miles across Barnegat Bay bridge. After crossing bridge, keep left and take NJ 35 North Exit. Merge onto NJ 35 North and continue 1 1/2 miles to arcade on right, at Third Ave. in Ortley Beach.


Northbound, on right, in Ortley Beach, at Third Ave.
Southbound, Sixth Ave. (Ortley Beach). At traffic light (Ortley Beach water tower on right), turn left onto Sixth Ave. and continue to first light. Turn left onto NJ 35 North and continue to first light, at Third Ave. Arcade is on the right.


Eastbound, NJ 35 North/Seaside Heights/Point Pleasant Exit (Seaside Heights). After crossing Barnegat Bay bridge, keep left and take NJ 35 North Exit. Merge onto NJ 35 North and continue 1 1/2 miles to arcade on right, at Third Ave. in Ortley Beach.
Westbound, use NJ 35.

BIRDING BY BOAT, 1212 Wilson Dr., Cape May       Website

Wildlife observation cruises are offered during the spring, summer and fall months in the waters around Cape May.


Southbound, NJ 109 South. At end of Parkway, follow signs for NJ 109 South and continue on NJ 109 1 mile. Turn right onto Second Ave. (sign for Cape May Whale Watcher on right) and continue to end. Turn right onto Wilson Dr. and continue to Miss Chris Marina, on left.

BOUNCE ABOUT LASER TAG, 1 S. Main St., Toms River       Website

Laser tag, basketball, dodgeball, volleyball.


Northbound, Exit 81. Merge onto Water St. and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Irons St. and continue 1 block. Turn left onto Herflicker Blvd. and continue to first light. Turn right onto S. Main St., then immediately turn right into first driveway and continue to facility on left.


Northbound, NJ 166 North/Atlantic City Blvd. (Beachwood). At junction with NJ 166, continue straight (US 9 turns left) on NJ 166 North 1 mile. After passing Progressive Dimensions on left, follow road to left (NJ 166 continues straight) and continue to next light. Turn left onto S. Main St., then immediately turn right (sign on right for Bounce Around) into first driveway and continue to facility on left.

 
Southbound, Exit 81. On ramp, keep right, following signs for Co. Rt. 527 South/Toms River Business District. Merge onto Water St. and continue 1/2 mile to second light. Turn right onto Irons St. and continue 1 block. Turn left onto Herflicker Blvd. and continue to first light. Turn right onto S. Main St., then immediately turn right into first driveway and continue to facility on left.


Eastbound, Co. Rt. 527 South/Lakehurst Rd. Exit (Toms River). Bear right (sign on right for Lakehurst Rd.) onto Lakehurst Rd. and continue 1 3/4 miles to traffic light at Irons St. (third light after crossing over Garden State Parkway). Turn right onto Irons St. and continue 1 block. Turn left onto Herflicker Blvd. and continue to first light. Turn right onto S. Main St., then immediately turn right into first driveway and continue to facility on left.
Westbound, Washington St./Beachwood Exit (Toms River). Take exit (Toms River Mall on right), cross NJ 37 and continue 1 1/2 miles. Turn left onto Dock St. and continue 3/4 mile (name changes to Water St.) to fourth light. Turn left onto Irons St. and continue 1 block. Turn left onto Herflicker Blvd. and continue to first light. Turn right onto S. Main St., then immediately turn right into first driveway and continue to facility on left.

BURY THE HATCHET, 1256 Indian Head Rd., Toms River / GAMERNOOK eSPORTS CENTER, 1334 Lakewood Rd., Toms River /
URBAN AIR ADVENTURE PARK, 1256 Indian Head Rd., Toms River       Bury the Hatchet Website       GamerNook Website       Urban Air Website


Bury the Hatchet offers axe throwing.

GamerNook provides a place to play console eSports games. Customers may play installed games or log into their own accounts to play favorite games.

Urban Air offers trampolines, dodgeball, ninja warrior course, climbing walls, virtual reality and other games.


Northbound, Exit 83. Merge onto US 9 North and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn left (sign on right for Jackson/Trenton) onto Co. Rt. 571 West/Indian Head Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn left and enter shopping center.
For Urban Air, turn right.
For Bury the Hatchet and GamerNook, turn right, then take first left and follow building to far end.
Southbound, Exit 82A. Merge onto NJ 37 West and continue 1 mile to second light. Turn right onto Oak Ridge Pkwy. and continue 2 miles to end. Turn right onto Indian Head Rd. and continue to first light. Turn right and enter shopping center.
For Urban Air, turn right.
For Bury the Hatchet and GamerNook, turn right, then take first left and follow building to far end.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 571/Indian Head Rd. (Toms River). At traffic light (sign on right for Jackson), if Northbound, turn left, if Southbound, turn right, onto Co. Rt. 571 West/Indian Head Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn left and enter shopping center.
For Urban Air, turn right.
For Bury the Hatchet and GamerNook, turn right, then take first left and follow building to far end.


Eastbound and Westbound, Garden State Parkway/US 9 North Exit (Toms River). Merge onto Garden State Parkway North and continue 1 1/2 miles to Exit 83. Merge onto US 9 North and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn left (sign on right for Jackson/Trenton) onto Co. Rt. 571 West/Indian Head Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn left and enter shopping center.
For Urban Air, turn right.
For Bury the Hatchet and GamerNook, turn right, then take first left and follow building to far end.


Eastbound, Co. Rt. 571/Ridgeway Rd. (Manchester Township). At traffic light (sign on right for Toms River), turn right onto Co. Rt. 571 East/Ridgeway Rd. and continue 3 3/4 miles to traffic light at Indian Head shopping center, just before junction with US 9. Turn right and enter shopping center.
For Urban Air, turn right.
For Bury the Hatchet and GamerNook, turn right, then follow building to far end.
Westbound, US 9 South/Toms River Exit (Toms River). Merge onto US 9 South and continue 3 3/4 miles to traffic light at Co. Rt. 571/Indian Head Rd. Turn right (sign on right for Jackson) and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn left and enter shopping center.
For Urban Air, turn right.
For Bury the Hatchet and GamerNook, turn right, then follow building to far end.

CAPE MAY WHALE WATCH AND RESEARCH CENTER / SALT MARSH SAFARI, 1231 Route 109, Cape May       Whale Watch Website       Salt Marsh Website

Whale Watch offers several ocean cruise choices, providing opportunity to view whales, dolphins and other sea life. Specialty cruises for adults and for teens are available.

Salt Marsh Safari offers boat tours of salt marshes around Cape May, observing wildlife of the area.


Southbound, NJ 109 South. At end of Parkway, follow signs for NJ 109 South and continue straight 1 mile on NJ 109 South. After passing large Lobster House sign on left, continue to South Jersey Marina parking lot on left. Enter lot opposite Cape May Antiques. Boats are berthed at marina.

CAPE MAY WHALE WATCHER, 1218 Wilson Dr., Cape May       Website

Choice of several tour packages aboard 110-foot boat to view ocean life in Delaware Bay, including whales, dolphins, sea birds and turtles.


Southbound, NJ 109 South. At end of Parkway, follow signs for NJ 109 South and continue on NJ 109 1 mile. Turn right onto Second Ave. (sign for Cape May Whale Watcher on right) and continue to end. Cape May Whale Watcher is opposite.

CASINO PIER AND BREAKWATER BEACH, 800 Ocean Terrace, Seaside Heights       Website

Casino Pier offers 35 amusement-park rides, including an antique carousel, and attractions such as miniature golf and arcades; Breakwater Beach consists of water-oriented rides designed for all ages.

 
Northbound and Southbound, Exit 82. Merge onto NJ 37 East and continue 6 1/2 miles across Barnegat Bay bridge. After crossing bridge, keep left, following signs for NJ 35 North/Seaside Hts./Pt. Pleasant. Merge onto NJ 35 North and keep right, following sign for Seaside Heights exit. At end of ramp, turn left onto Bay Blvd., then take second right onto Grant Ave. and continue to end. Turn left onto Ocean Terrace. Casino Pier is on right.


Northbound, W. Central Ave. (Seaside Heights). When NJ 35 curves left at Seaside Heights town line (sign on left for NJ 35/NJ 37/Bridge/Toms River), continue straight 1/2 mile on Central Ave. to third light. Turn right onto Grant Ave. and continue 1 block. Breakwater Beach entrance is on opposite left corner. For Casino Pier, continue on Grant Ave. to stop sign. Park in street or local lots and walk to pier on Boardwalk via Grant Ave. or Sherman Ave.
Southbound, W Central Ave. (Ortley Beach). When NJ 35 curves right, keep left and continue straight (sign for Seaside Heights) on W. Central Ave. 1/2 mile to second light. Turn left onto Grant Ave. and continue 1 block. Breakwater Beach entrance is on opposite left corner. For Casino Pier, continue on Grant Ave. to stop sign. Pier is on Boardwalk, accessible from Grant Ave. or Sherman Ave.


Eastbound, NJ 35 North/Seaside Heights/Point Pleasant Exit (Seaside Heights). After crossing Barnegat Bay bridge, keep left and take NJ 35 North Exit. Merge onto NJ 35 North, keep right and follow signs for Seaside Heights. At T intersection, turn left onto Bay Blvd. and continue 2 blocks. Turn right onto Grant Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to second light. Breakwater Beach entrance is on opposite left corner.
For Casino Pier, continue on Grant Ave. 1 block to next light, at Ocean Terrace. Park in local lots or on street and walk to pier on Boardwalk via Grant Ave. or Sherman Ave.
Westbound, use NJ 35.

CENTRAL PIER ARCADE AND SPEEDWAY, 1400 Boardwalk at Tennessee Ave., Atlantic City       Website

Boardwalk pier facility offers standard arcade games, slot machines and go-kart racing.


Northbound and Southbound, Exit 38A. Merge onto Atlantic City Expwy. East and continue 7 miles to end. Continue to third light, following signs for Atlantic Ave./Uptown. Turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to traffic light at Tennessee Ave. Turn right onto S. Tennessee Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to Boardwalk.


Eastbound, Atlantic Ave./Uptown. At end of expressway, use center lanes. After passing through two lights, get into left-turn lane, following signs for Atlantic Ave./Uptown. Turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to traffic light at S. Tennessee Ave. Turn right onto S. Tennessee Ave. and continue 1/2 mile across Pacific Ave. Park in lots or on street and walk to boardwalk.


Northbound and Southbound, Atlantic City Expwy. East Exit (Pleasantville). At traffic light, if Northbound (Billows Electric Supply on left), turn right, if Southbound (after crossing over Atlantic City Expwy.), turn left. Merge onto Atlantic City Expressway East and continue 5 1/2 miles to first light at end of expressway, at Fairmount Ave. Continue straight, following signs for Convention Center/Arctic Ave., to next light. Turn left onto Arctic Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to traffic light at Tennessee Ave. (first light after passing Gateway Head Start on right). Turn right onto Tennessee Ave. and continue to parking lots near Boardwalk.


Eastbound, Virginia Ave. (Atlantic City). At traffic light (DO AC water tower on opposite left corner), keep right and bear right onto Virginia Ave. Continue 1/2 mile on Virginia Ave. to traffic light at Pacific Ave. (Hard Rock Casino opposite). Turn right onto Pacific Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to traffic light at Tennessee Ave. Turn left onto Tennessee Ave. and continue to parking lot on right.

COIN CASTLE, 500 Boardwalk, Seaside Heights       Website

Boardwalk facility features arcade games and games of chance of all types.

 
Northbound and Southbound, Exit 82. Merge onto NJ 37 East and continue 6 1/2 miles across Barnegat Bay bridge. After crossing bridge, keep left, following signs for NJ 35 North/Seaside Hts./Pt. Pleasant. Merge onto NJ 35 North and keep right, following sign for Seaside Heights exit. At end of ramp, bear right, then turn left onto Sumner Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to end. Turn right onto Ocean Terrace. Arcade is on left.


Northbound, W. Central Ave. (Seaside Heights). When NJ 35 curves left at Seaside Heights town line (sign on left for NJ 35/NJ 37/Bridge/Toms River), continue straight 1/4 mile on Central Ave. to second light. Turn right onto Sumner Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to stop sign. Turn right onto Ocean Terrace and park in street or local lots. Coin Castle is on Boardwalk, between Sumner and Webster Aves.
Southbound, W Central Ave. (Ortley Beach). When NJ 35 curves right, keep left and continue straight (sign for Seaside Heights) on W. Central Ave. 1/2 mile to second light. Turn left onto Grant Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to stop sign. Turn right onto Ocean Terrace and continue 2 blocks to Sumner Ave. Park in street or local lots. Walk to Boardwalk via Sumner Ave. or Webster Ave.


Eastbound, NJ 35 North/Seaside Heights/Point Pleasant Exit (Seaside Heights). After crossing Barnegat Bay bridge, keep left and take NJ 35 North Exit. Merge onto NJ 35 North, keep right and follow signs for Seaside Heights. At T intersection, turn left onto Bay Blvd. and continue 2 blocks. Turn right onto Grant Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to stop sign at Ocean Terrace. Turn right onto Ocean Terrace and continue 2 blocks. Park in local lots or on street and walk to Coin Castle on Boardwalk via Sumner Ave. or Webster Ave.
Westbound, use NJ 35.

DARK STAR PIRATE CRUISES, 6200 Park Blvd., Wildwood Crest       Website

Pirate-themed cruises aboard the 50-ft. Dark Star feature treasure hunt, pirate stories, face painting and water cannon battle.


Northbound, Exit 4, turn right, Southbound, Exit 4A, merge onto NJ 47 South, Both, continue on NJ 47 South 2 1/2 miles into Wildwood. At third light after crossing bridge, turn right onto Park Blvd. and continue 1/2 mile to Starlight Fleet dock on right at Sweet Briar Rd.


Northbound and Southbound, NJ 47/Delsea Dr. (Rio Grande). If Northbound, turn right (sign on right for Wildwood), if Southbound, turn left after passing Grande Center on right, onto NJ 47 South and continue 3 1/4 miles into Wildwood. At third light after crossing bridge, turn right onto Park Blvd. and continue 1/2 mile to Starlight Fleet dock on right.


Northbound and Southbound, Park Blvd. (Wildwood). At traffic light, if Northbound (first light after passing Kona Surf on left), turn left, if Southbound (Sherwin Williams on opposite right corner), turn right, onto Park Blvd. and continue 1/2 mile to Starlight Fleet dock on right.

ED'S FUNCADE, 2212-2224 Boardwalk, North Wildwood       Website

Boardwalk emporium in two locations features popular arcade and video games.


Northbound, Exit 4. At end of ramp, turn right onto NJ 47 South and continue 2 1/2 miles. After crossing bridge into Wildwood, continue 1/2 mile on Rio Grande Ave. to sixth light. Turn left on Atlantic Ave. and continue 1 1/4 miles into North Wildwood. Turn right onto E. 20th Ave. or E. 23rd Ave. Park in street.
Southbound, Exit 6. At end of ramp, turn right onto NJ 147 East and continue 5 miles into North Wildwood. Turn left onto E. 20th Ave. or E. 23rd Ave. Park in street.


Northbound, NJ 47/Delsea Dr. (Rio Grande). At traffic light, turn right (sign on right for Wildwood) onto NJ 47 South and continue 3 3/4 miles to traffic light at Atlantic Ave. Turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1 1/4 miles into North Wildwood. Turn right onto E. 23rd Ave. (Lollipop Motel on right) or E. 20th Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to arcade at Boardwalk. Park on street or in local lots.
Southbound, NJ 147/Co. Rt. 618/Indian Trail Rd. (Burleigh). Turn left onto NJ 147 East/North Wildwood Blvd. and continue 5 1/2 miles into North Wildwood (becomes New Jersey Ave.). Turn left onto E. 20th Ave. or E. 23rd Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to arcade at Boardwalk. Park on street or in local lots.


Southbound, Atlantic Ave. (Wildwood). At traffic light, turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1 1/4 miles into North Wildwood. For Ed's Funcade 2, turn right onto 23rd Ave. (Lollipop Motel on right) and continue 1/4 mile to arcade at Boardwalk. For Ed's Funcade 1, continue straight on Atlantic Ave. to 20th Ave. Turn right and continue 1/4 mile to arcade at Boardwalk. Park on street or in local lots.

ED'S FUNCADE, 3700 Boardwalk, Wildwood       Website

Boardwalk emporium features popular arcade and video games.


Northbound, Exit 4, turn right, Southbound, Exit 4A, merge onto NJ 47 South, Both, continue on NJ 47 South 2 1/2 miles. After crossing bridge into Wildwood, continue 1/2 mile on Rio Grande Ave. to sixth light. Turn left on Atlantic Ave. and continue 1/2 mile. Turn right onto E. Lincoln Ave. Park in street or local lots.


Northbound and Southbound, NJ 47/Delsea Dr. (Rio Grande). If Northbound, turn right (sign on right for Wildwood), if Southbound, turn left after passing Grande Center on right, onto NJ 47 South and continue 3 3/4 miles to traffic light at Atlantic Ave. Turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 3/4 mile. After passing Brittany Motel on left, turn right onto Lincoln Ave. and continue to arcade at Boardwalk. Park in local lots.


Southbound, Atlantic Ave. (Wildwood). At traffic light, turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 3/4 mile. After passing Brittany Motel on left, turn right onto Lincoln Ave. and continue to arcade at Boardwalk. Park in local lots.

FANTASY ISLAND, 320 W. Seventh St., Beach Haven / THUNDERING SURF WATERPARK, 300 Taylor Ave., Beach Haven
      Fantasy Island Website       Thundering Surf Website


Fantasy Island amusement park on Long Beach Island features amusement park rides, boardwalk games and arcade games.

Thundering Surf offers various waterpark rides and miniature golf.


Northbound, Exit 63A, merge onto NJ 72 East, Southbound, Exit 63, keep right on ramp, merge onto NJ 72 East, Both, continue 7 miles over Barnegat Bay bridge to third light in Ship Bottom. Turn right onto Long Beach Blvd. and continue 6 1/2 miles into Beach Haven (name changes to N. Bay Ave.) to traffic light at Taylor Ave. (Farias Surf & Sport on left). Thundering Surf is on right, Fantasy Island, 1 block further on right, between Eighth and Seventh Sts. For parking, turn right onto Taylor Ave. and proceed to public lot or park in street.


Northbound and Southbound, NJ 72 East/Long Beach Island Exit (Manahawkin). Merge onto NJ 72 East and continue 5 1/2 miles across Barnegat Bay. After crossing bridge, continue to third light, in Ship Bottom. Turn right onto Long Beach Blvd. and continue 6 1/2 miles (name changes to Bay Ave.) into Beach Haven to traffic light at Taylor Ave. (after Ninth St.). Thundering Surf is to the right on Taylor Ave., Fantasy Island is one block further on Bay Ave. on the right. Park in street or in lots at end of Taylor Ave. or Ninth St.


Eastbound, Long Beach Blvd. (Ship Bottom). At third light in Ship Bottom, turn right onto Long Beach Blvd. and continue 6 1/2 miles into Beach Haven. At traffic light at Taylor Ave., turn right for Thundering Surf.
For Fantasy Island, continue straight 1 block to park on right. Park in street or in lots at end of Taylor Ave. or Ninth St.

GATEWAY 26 CASINO ARCADE, 2512 Boardwalk, North Wildwood       Website

Facility offers casino games, poker and slot machines and arcade games.


Northbound, Exit 4. At end of ramp, turn right onto NJ 47 South and continue 2 1/2 miles. After crossing bridge into Wildwood, continue 1/2 mile on Rio Grande Ave. to sixth light. Turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1 mile to traffic light at E. 26th Ave. in North Wildwood (Sandy Shores Resort on opposite right corner). Turn right onto E. 26th Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. Park in local lots and walk to Boardwalk.
Southbound, Exit 6. At end of ramp, turn right onto NJ 147 East and continue 4 miles to traffic light at New York Ave./Walnut Ave. in North Wildwood. Continue straight on New Jersey Ave. 1 1/2 miles to traffic light at 26th Ave. (Sand Jamm on left). Turn left onto E. 26th Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to Boardwalk. Park in local lots.


Northbound, NJ 47/Delsea Dr. (Rio Grande). Turn right onto NJ 47 South and continue 3 3/4 miles to traffic light at Atlantic Ave. Turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1 mile to traffic light at E. 26th Ave. in North Wildwood (Sandy Shores Resort on opposite right corner). Turn right onto E. 26th Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. Park in local lots and walk to Boardwalk.
Southbound, NJ 147/Co. Rt. 618/Indian Trail Rd. (Burleigh). Turn left onto NJ 147 East/North Wildwood Blvd. and continue 4 1/4 miles to traffic light at New York Ave./Walnut Ave. in North Wildwood. Continue straight on New Jersey Ave. 1 1/2 miles to traffic light at 26th Ave. (Sand Jamm on left). Turn left onto E. 26th Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to Boardwalk. Park in local lots.


Southbound, Atlantic Ave. (Wildwood). At traffic light, turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1 mile to traffic light at E. 26th Ave. in North Wildwood (Sandy Shores Resort on opposite right corner). Turn right onto E. 26th Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. Park in local lots and walk to Boardwalk.

GET AIR TRAMPOLINE PARK / STARCADE, Hamilton Mall, 4403 E. Black Horse Pike, Mays Landing       Get Air Website       Starcade Website

Get Air offers trampolines, dodgeball, ninja warrior course and other games.

Starcade offers arcade and pinball games.


Northbound and Southbound, Exit 38B. Merge onto Atlantic City Expwy. West and continue 4 3/4 miles to Exit 12. On long ramp, keep right. At traffic light, cross Co. Rt. 575, enter Hamilton Mall and continue to T intersection.
For Get Air, turn right and continue to facility on right.
For Starcade, turn left and proceed to Ruby Tuesday/Steve's Grilled Cheese entrance.


Eastbound, Exit 14. Keep right on ramp, following signs for Hamilton Township. Merge onto Leipzig Ave. and continue 1 1/4 miles to first Hamilton Mall entrance. Turn left and continue to T intersection.
For Get Air, turn left and drive to facility on left.
For Starcade, turn right, then take first left and proceed to Ruby Tuesday/Steve's Grilled Cheese entrance.
Westbound, Exit 12. On long ramp, keep right. At traffic light, cross Co. Rt. 575, enter Hamilton Mall and continue to T intersection.
For Get Air, turn right and continue to facility on right.
For Starcade, turn left and proceed to Ruby Tuesday/Steve's Grilled Cheese entrance.


    Get Air
Eastbound, US 322 West (Hamilton Township). Approaching traffic light at US 322, get into left lane, following signs for US 322 West/Camden (don't use Mall Traffic lane). Turn left onto US 322 West and continue 1/4 mile to second light. Turn right onto Leipzig Ave. and continue to second mall entrance on right. Enter mall and proceed to T intersection. Turn left and continue to facility on left.
Westbound, US 322 West (Hamilton Township). Continue straight (US 40 exits) on US 322 West (don't enter Mall at this point) 1/4 mile to second light. Turn right onto Leipzig Ave. and continue to second mall entrance on right. Enter mall and proceed to T intersection. Turn left and continue to facility on left.

    Starcade
Eastbound, Hamilton Mall (Hamilton Township). Approaching traffic light at US 322, use center lane (sign for Mall Traffic). Cross US 322 and enter Hamilton Mall. At T intersection, turn left and proceed to Ruby Tuesday/Steve's Grilled Cheese entrance.
Westbound, Hamilton Mall (Hamilton Township). Use first mall entrance on right. At T intersection, turn left and proceed to Ruby Tuesday/Steve's Grilled Cheese entrance.


Northbound, US 40 East (Mays Landing). At traffic light (sign on right for Atlantic City), turn right onto US 40 East and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn left (sign on right for Atlantic City) to stay on US 40 East and continue 4 1/2 miles to junction with US 322.
For Get Air, approaching traffic light, get into left lane, following signs for US 322 West/Camden (don't use Mall Traffic lane). Turn left onto US 322 West and continue 1/4 mile to second light. Turn right onto Leipzig Ave. and continue to second mall entrance on right. Enter mall and proceed to T intersection. Turn left and continue to facility on left.
For Starcade, approaching traffic light, use center lane (sign for Mall Traffic). Cross US 322 and enter Hamilton Mall. At T intersection, turn left and proceed to Ruby Tuesday/Steve's Grilled Cheese entrance.
Southbound, US 322 East/Atlantic City Exit (Hamilton Township). Turn left (sign on right for US 322 East/Atlantic City), merge onto US 322 East and continue 3 1/2 miles to traffic light at Leipzig Ave. (first light after passing Hamilton Medical Building and Wal-Mart on right).
For Get Air, approaching light, get into left turn lane (first of two mall entrances). Turn left onto Leipzig Ave. and continue to second Hamilton Mall entrance on right. Turn right, enter mall and continue to T intersection. Turn left and continue to facility on left.
For Starcade, continue to next light. Turn left, enter Hamilton Mall and proceed to main entrance.


    Get Air
Eastbound, Leipzig Ave. (Hamilton Township). After passing Hamilton Medical Building and Wal-Mart on right, get into left lane and continue to next light. Turn left (sign on left for Atlantic City Race Course) onto Leipzig Ave. and continue to second Hamilton Mall entrance on right. Turn right, enter mall and continue to T intersection. Turn left and continue to facility on left.
Westbound, Leipzig Ave. (Hamilton Township). After US 40 exits, continue to second light. Turn right (sign on right for Atlantic City Race Course) onto Leipzig Ave. and continue to second Hamilton Mall entrance on right. Turn right, enter mall and continue to T intersection. Turn left and continue to facility on left.

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Eastbound, Leipzig Ave. (Hamilton Township). After passing Hamilton Medical Building and Wal-Mart on right, get into left lane and continue to next light. Turn left (sign on left for Atlantic City Race Course) onto Leipzig Ave. and continue to first Hamilton Mall entrance on right. Turn right and proceed to Ruby Tuesday/Steve's Grilled Cheese entrance.
Westbound, Hamilton Mall (Hamilton Township). After passing traffic light at Co. Rt. 575, continue to next light. Turn right, following signs for Mall Traffic and enter Hamilton Mall. At T intersection, turn left, then proceed to Ruby Tuesday/Steve's Grilled Cheese entrance.

GILLIAN'S WONDERLAND PIER, Sixth St. and Boardwalk, Ocean City       Website

A traditional seashore amusement complex, Wonderland Pier features indoor rides such as carousel and monorail, fair midway rides, roller coasters and bumper cars and ferris wheel.


Northbound, Exit 25. At end of ramp, turn right on Roosevelt Blvd./Co. Rt. 623 and continue 1 1/2 miles to first light, in Ocean City. Turn left onto Bay Ave. and continue 3 miles to traffic light at E. Sixth St. Turn right onto E. Sixth St. and continue 3/4 mile to park at Boardwalk.
Southbound, Exit 30. After paying toll, continue 3/4 mile on N. Laurel Dr. to first light. Cross US 9 and continue 2 3/4 miles on NJ 52 South across causeway. In Ocean City, continue 1/2 mile on W. Ninth St. to sixth light (including crosswalk light). Turn left onto Wesley Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to second light. Turn right onto E. Sixth St. and continue 1/2 mile to complex on right at boardwalk. Park in municipal lot on left or in street.


Northbound, Roosevelt Blvd. (Marmora). At Parkway interchange, continue straight (US 9 turns left to join Parkway) on Roosevelt Blvd. 1 1/2 miles into Ocean City. Get into left lane approaching first light. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 656/Bay Ave. and continue 3 miles to traffic light at E. Sixth St. Turn right onto E. Sixth St. and continue 3/4 mile to complex on right at boardwalk. Park in municipal lot on left or in street.
Southbound, NJ 52/MacArthur Blvd. (Somers Point). After passing Auto Tech Auto Repair on left, continue to next light. Turn left onto NJ 52 South/MacArthur Blvd. (sign for Ocean City) and continue 2 3/4 miles across causeway. In Ocean City, continue 1/2 mile on W. Ninth St. to traffic light at Wesley Ave. (Tradewinds Motel on opposite right corner). Turn left onto Wesley Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to second light. Turn right onto E. Sixth St. and continue 1/2 mile to complex on right at boardwalk. Park in municipal lot on left or in street.

IDEAL AC eSPORTS, 113 N. Michigan Ave., Atlantic City       Website

Participation in virtual reality and eSports competitions.


Eastbound, Arctic Ave./Convention Center. At end of expressway, keep left and continue to second light, following signs for Arctic Ave./Convention Center. Turn left onto Arctic Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Facility is located in Tanger Outlets complex on opposite left corner. Park in street or local lots.


Eastbound, Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Exit (Atlantic City). After passing Brigantine/Convention Center Exit, keep right and take next exit (sign on right for King Blvd.). When road forks (Pop Lloyd Stadium on right), keep right and continue on Martin Luther King Blvd. 3/4 mile to traffic light at Bacharach Blvd. Pass Bacharach Blvd., then take next right onto Baltic Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to third light. Turn left onto N. Michigan Ave. and continue to first light. Facility is in Tanger Outlets complex on left. Park in street or local lots.

 
Eastbound, Winchester Ave. (Atlantic City). After passing Ciocca auto dealership on right, cross bridge, then at next light, turn left onto Winchester Ave. and continue 1 1/4 miles (name changes to Arctic Ave.) to traffic light at N. Michigan Ave. (Tanger Outlets complex on left). Facility is in building on opposite left corner. Park in street or local lots.

ISLAND AQUA PARK, 9501 Amherst Ave., Margate City       Website

Inflatable water-related slides and obstacles floating dockside in lagoon on land side of Margate City.


Northbound, Exit 29. Follow US 9 North 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Mays Landing Rd./Co. Rt. 559 South (sign for Somers Pt/Ocean City) and continue 3/4 mile to first light. Continue straight on Co. Rt. 585 North/Shore Rd. 1 mile to second light. Turn right onto E. Maryland Ave. and continue 3 3/4 miles across Longport-Somers Point Bridge. When leaving the bridge, keep left and continue on Ventnor Ave. 3/4 mile. Turn left (Trinity United Methodist Church on right) onto N. Jefferson Ave. and continue to end. Park is opposite.
Southbound, Exit 36. Merge onto Co. Rt. 563 South/Tilton Rd. and go 2 1/2 miles to Mill Rd./Shore Rd. intersection (seventh light; get in left lane). Cross Shore Rd. and bear left onto E. Mill Rd./Co. Rt. 662. Continue 2 3/4 miles on causeways into Margate City. Bear right with traffic onto N. Jerome Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to second light. Turn right onto Amherst Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to park on right, at N. Jefferson Ave.


Northbound, Co. Rt. 559/Somers Point-Mays Landing Rd. (Somers Point). After leaving Garden State Parkway, continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 559 South/Somers Point-Mays Landing Rd. (sign for Somers Pt/Ocean City) and continue 3/4 mile to first light. Continue straight on Co. Rt. 585 North/Shore Rd. 1 mile to second light. Turn right on E. Maryland Ave. and continue 3 1/2 miles across Longport-Somers Point Bridge. When leaving the bridge, keep left and continue on Ventnor Ave. 3/4 mile. Turn left (Trinity United Methodist Church on right) onto N. Jefferson Ave. and continue to end. Park is opposite.
Southbound, Co. Rt. 563/Tilton Rd. (Northfield). At traffic light (One Stop Car Audio on left), turn left (sign on right for Margate) onto Co. Rt. 563 South/Tilton Rd. and continue 3/4 mile to second light (get in left lane). Cross Shore Rd. and bear left onto Mill Rd. Continue 3 miles on causeways into Margate. After paying toll at bridge, bear right with traffic onto N. Jerome Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to second light (Amherst Ave.). Turn right onto Amherst Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to park on right, at N. Jefferson Ave.

ISLAND BREEZE CASINO, 37th St. and Boardwalk, Sea Isle City       Website

Boardwalk facility features boardwalk and arcade games.


Northbound, Exit 13. At end of ramp, turn right onto Avalon Blvd. and continue 1/2 mile to end. Turn right onto US 9 North and go 4 1/4 miles to second light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 625/Sea Isle Blvd. and go 2 3/4 miles into Sea Isle City to traffic light at Landis Ave. (third light after crossing bridge into town). Turn left onto Landis Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. Turn right onto 37th St. Park in street and walk to boardwalk.
Southbound, Exit 17. At end of ramp, turn right, following sign for Sea Isle City, onto Co. Rt. 625/Sea Isle Blvd. and go 2 1/2 miles into Sea Isle City to traffic light at Landis Ave. (third light after crossing bridge into town). Turn left onto Landis Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. Turn right onto 37th St. Park in street and walk to boardwalk.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 625/Sea Isle Blvd. (Ocean View). If Northbound, turn right (Gardner Hardware on left), if Southbound, after passing Bayshore Restaurant on right, turn left, onto Co. Rt. 625 East/Sea Isle Blvd. and continue 3 miles into Sea Isle City to third light. Turn left onto Landis Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. Turn right onto 37th St. Park in street and walk to boardwalk.

JERSEY SHORE LIVE STEAM CO., 11 Oak Ave., New Gretna       Website

Train rides on scaled-down miniature cars recalling the days of the Tuckerton Railroad.


Northbound, Exit 50. Follow US 9 North 1 1/4 miles. Turn left (St. Paul's United Methodist Church on right) onto Oak Ln. and continue to railroad on right.
Southbound, Exit 52. At end of ramp, turn left, following sign for New Gretna, onto E. Greenbush Rd. and continue 1 mile to end. Turn right onto US 9 South and continue 1 mile through New Gretna. After passing traffic light, take second right (St. Paul's United Methodist Church on left), onto Oak Ln. and continue to railroad on right.


Northbound and Southbound, Oak Ln. (New Gretna) If Northbound, about 1 1/4 miles after leaving Garden State Parkway, turn left (St. Paul's United Methodist Church on right), if Southbound, about 1/4 mile past traffic light in New Gretna, take second right (St. Paul's United Methodist Church on left), onto Oak Ln. and continue to railroad on right.

JILLY'S ARCADE, 1168 Boardwalk, Ocean City       Website

Boardwalk entertainment center offers skeeball, pinball and other traditional arcade games.


Northbound, Exit 25. At end of ramp, turn right onto Roosevelt Blvd. and continue 1 1/2 miles into Ocean City. Get into center lane approaching first light and continue straight onto 34th St. 1/4 mile to third light. Turn left onto Central Ave. and continue 2 1/4 miles. Turn right onto E. Twelfth St. and continue 1/4 mile to Boardwalk.
Southbound, Exit 30. After paying toll, continue 3/4 mile on N. Laurel Dr. to first light. Cross US 9 and continue 2 3/4 miles on NJ 52 South across causeway. In Ocean City, continue straight 1/2 mile on Ninth St. to fifth light. Turn right onto Wesley Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. Turn left onto Twelfth St. and continue to Boardwalk. Park in lot on left behind Jilly's.


Northbound, Roosevelt Blvd. (Marmora). At Parkway interchange, continue straight (US 9 turns left to join Parkway) on Roosevelt Blvd. 1 1/2 miles into Ocean City. Get into center lane approaching first light. Cross Bay Ave. and continue 1/4 mile on 34th St. to third light. Turn left onto Central Ave. and continue 2 1/4 miles to traffic light at E. 12th St. Turn right onto E. 12th St. and continue 1/4 mile to parking lot on left at Boardwalk.
Southbound, NJ 52/MacArthur Blvd. (Somers Point). After passing Auto Tech Auto Repair on left, continue to next light. Turn left onto NJ 52 South/MacArthur Blvd. (sign for Ocean City) and continue 2 3/4 miles across causeway. In Ocean City, continue straight 1/2 mile on W. Ninth St. to traffic light at Wesley Ave. (Tradewinds Motel on opposite right corner). Turn right onto Wesley Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. Turn left onto E. Twelfth St. and continue to Boardwalk. Park in lot on left behind Jilly's.

LUCY, THE MARGATE ELEPHANT, 9200 Atlantic Ave., Margate City       Website

1881 elephant-shaped building offers guided tours and observation area


Northbound, Exit 29. Follow US 9 North 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Mays Landing Rd./Co. Rt. 559 South (sign for Somers Pt/Ocean City) and continue 3/4 mile to first light. Continue straight on Co. Rt. 585 North/Shore Rd. 1 mile to second light. Turn right onto E. Maryland Ave. and continue 3 3/4 miles across Longport-Somers Point Bridge. When leaving the bridge, stay to right and bear right onto S. 27th Ave. Continue two blocks and turn left onto Atlantic Ave. Continue 3/4 mile into Margate to Lucy on right, at S. Decatur Ave.
Southbound, Exit 36. Merge onto Co. Rt. 563 South/Tilton Rd. and go 2 1/2 miles to Mill Rd./Shore Rd. intersection (seventh light; get in left lane). Cross Shore Rd. and bear left onto E. Mill Rd./Co. Rt. 662. Continue 2 3/4 miles on causeways into Margate City. Bear right with traffic onto N. Jerome Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to end. Turn right onto Ventnor Ave., then make quick left onto S. Knight Ave. and continue to stop sign. Turn right onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1/2 mile. Turn left (Lucy is on opposite left corner) onto S. Decatur Ave. and park on right.


Northbound, Co. Rt. 559/Somers Point-Mays Landing Rd. (Somers Point). After leaving Garden State Parkway, continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 559 South/Somers Point-Mays Landing Rd. (sign for Somers Pt/Ocean City) and continue 3/4 mile to first light. Continue straight on Co. Rt. 585 North/Shore Rd. 1 mile to second light. Turn right on E. Maryland Ave. and continue 3 1/2 miles across Longport-Somers Point Bridge. When leaving the bridge, stay to right and bear right onto S. 27th Ave. Continue two blocks and turn left onto Atlantic Ave. Continue 3/4 mile into Margate to Lucy on right, at S. Decatur Ave.
Southbound, Co. Rt. 563/Tilton Rd. (Northfield). At traffic light (One Stop Car Audio on left), turn left (sign on right for Margate) onto Co. Rt. 563 South/Tilton Rd. and continue 3/4 mile to second light (get in left lane). Cross Shore Rd. and bear left onto Mill Rd. Continue 3 miles on causeways into Margate. After paying toll at bridge, bear right with traffic onto N. Jerome Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to end. Turn right onto Ventnor Ave., then make quick left onto S. Knight Ave. and continue to stop sign. Turn right onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1/2 mile. Turn left (Lucy is on opposite left corner) onto S. Decatur Ave. and park on right.

LWG LASERTAG, 2590 Ridge Ave., Egg Harbor Township       Website

Outdoor laser tag facility.


Northbound and Southbound, Exit 38B. Merge onto Atlantic City Expressway and continue 1 1/2 miles to Exit 9. At end of ramp, turn left onto Delilah Rd., cross over Expressway, then take first left onto Ridge Ave. and continue and continue 1/2 mile to facility on left, at EHT Police Athletic League.


Eastbound and Westbound, Exit 9. If Eastbound, at end of ramp, turn left onto Delilah Rd., then take second right onto Ridge Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to facility on left, in EHT Police Athletic League. If Westbound, at end of ramp, turn left onto Delilah Rd., cross over Expressway, then take first left onto Ridge Ave. and continue and continue 1/2 mile to facility on left, at EHT Police Athletic League.

 
Eastbound and Westbound, Ridge Ave. (Egg Harbor Township). If Eastbound, turn right (Sunnyside Motel on right), if Westbound, after passing Storybook Land on right, take next left, onto Ridge Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to facility on right, at EHT Police Athletic League.

MAINLAND ADVENTURE PARK, 151 Route 72, Manahawkin       Website

Park includes wall climbing, arcade games, zip lines, go-karts and aerial course.


Northbound, Exit 63A, merge onto NJ 72 East, Southbound, Exit 63, keep right on ramp, merge onto NJ 72 East, Both, continue 1 mile to park on right, at Holiday Inn.


Northbound and Southbound, NJ 72 West/W. Bay Ave. (Manahawkin). If Northbound, after crossing under NJ 72, get in left lane and continue to traffic light; turn left, following signs for NJ 72 West, if Southbound, turn right (Re/Max on left). Merge onto NJ 72 West and continue 1/4 mile to U-Turn. At traffic light, turn left onto NJ 72 East and continue 1/4 mile to park on right, at Holiday Inn.


Eastbound, on right, in Manahawkin, at Holiday Inn, just before US 9 interchange.
Westbound, U-Turn (Stafford Township). After passing US 9 interchange, continue 1/2 mile and take first U-turn (Stafford Square on left). At end of ramp, turn left onto NJ 72 East and continue 1/4 mile to park on right, at Holiday Inn, just before US 9 interchange.

MOREY'S PIERS, 3501 Boardwalk, Wildwood       Website

Entertainment complex on three piers feature diverse variety of rides and waterpark attractions.


Northbound, Exit 4, turn right, Southbound, Exit 4A, merge onto NJ 47 South, Both, continue on NJ 47 South 2 1/2 miles. After crossing bridge into Wildwood, continue 3/4 mile on Rio Grande Ave. to sixth light. Turn left on Atlantic Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to traffic light at E. Spencer Ave.
For Adventure Pier, turn right onto E. Spencer Ave. and continue to Boardwalk.
For Mariner's Landing and Raging Waters, continue on Atlantic Ave. to light at E. Schellenger Ave. (Jersey Girl Restaurant on right). Turn right onto E. Schellenger Ave. and continue to Boardwalk.
For Surfside Pier and Ocean Oasis, continue 1/2 mile on Atlantic Ave. to light at E. 26th Ave. Turn right onto E. 26th Ave. and continue to Boardwalk.


Northbound and Southbound, NJ 47/Delsea Dr. (Rio Grande). If Northbound, turn right (sign on right for Wildwood), if Southbound, turn left after passing Grande Center on right, onto NJ 47 South and continue 3 3/4 miles to traffic light at Atlantic Ave. (Sea Shell Motel on right).
For Surfside Pier and Ocean Oasis Waterpark, turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1 1/4 miles. Turn right onto Juniper Ave., E. 26th Ave. or E. 25th Ave. for parking and walk to Boardwalk.
For Adventure Pier, from light at Atlantic Ave., continue straight on Rio Grande Ave. 1 block. Turn left onto Ocean Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to pier at end of E. Youngs Ave. or E. Spencer Ave. Park in local lots.
For Mariner's Landing Pier and Raging Waters Waterpark, turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 3/4 mile. Turn right onto E. Schellenger Ave. or E. Cedar Ave. Park on street or in local lots.


Southbound, Atlantic Ave. (Wildwood).
Adventure Pier, at traffic light, turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1/2 mile. Turn right onto E. Youngs Ave. or E. Spencer Ave. Park on street or in local lots.
Mariner's Landing Pier and Raging Waters Waterpark, at traffic light, turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 3/4 mile. Turn right onto E. Schellenger Ave. or E. Cedar Ave. Park on street or in local lots.
Surfside Pier and Ocean Oasis Waterpark, at traffic light, turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1 mile. Turn right onto Juniper Ave., E. 26th Ave. or E. 25th Ave. for parking and walk to Boardwalk.

OC WATERPARK, 728 Boardwalk, Ocean City       Website

Formerly Gillian's Waterpark and Adventure Island, theme park features various waterslides and children's aquatic playground. Miniature golf and children's bounce room are also available.


Northbound, Exit 25. At end of ramp, turn right on Roosevelt Blvd./Co. Rt. 623 and continue 1 1/2 miles to first light, in Ocean City. Turn left onto Bay Ave. and continue 2 3/4 miles to traffic light at E. Ninth St. Turn right onto E. Ninth St. and continue 1/2 mile through five lights. After passing fifth light (Ocean Ave.), take next left (Coral Sands Motel on left) onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 3 blocks. Turn right onto Plymouth Pl. and continue to Boardwalk.
Southbound, Exit 30. After paying toll, continue 3/4 mile on N. Laurel Dr. to first light. Cross US 9 and continue 2 3/4 miles on NJ 52 South across causeway. In Ocean City, continue 1/2 mile on W. Ninth St. to seventh light (including crosswalk light), at Ocean Ave. For parking, continue straight to municipal lots on E. Ninth St. or turn left onto Ocean Ave., go one block and turn right onto E. Eighth St. to municipal lots. Park and walk to boardwalk.


Northbound, Roosevelt Blvd. (Marmora). At Parkway interchange, continue straight (US 9 turns left to join Parkway) on Roosevelt Blvd. 1 1/2 miles into Ocean City. Get into center lane approaching first light. Cross Bay Ave. and continue 1/4 mile on 34th St. to first light. Turn left onto West Ave. and continue 2 3/4 miles to traffic light at E. Ninth St. (Luigi's Restaurant on right). Turn right onto E. Ninth St. and continue 1/4 mile to fourth light. For parking, continue straight to municipal lots on E. Ninth St. or turn left onto Ocean Ave., go one block and turn right onto E. Eighth St. to municipal lots. Park and walk to boardwalk.
Southbound, NJ 52/MacArthur Blvd. (Somers Point). After passing Auto Tech Auto Repair on left, continue to next light. Turn left onto NJ 52 South/MacArthur Blvd. (sign for Ocean City) and continue 2 3/4 miles across causeway. In Ocean City, continue 1/2 mile on W. Ninth St. to traffic light at Ocean Ave. For parking, continue straight to municipal lots on E. Ninth St. or turn left onto Ocean Ave., go one block and turn right onto E. Eighth St. to municipal lots. Park and walk to boardwalk.

OUR ENDLESS SUMMER, 320 Long Beach Blvd., Ship Bottom       Website

Arcade games.


Northbound and Southbound, NJ 72 East/Long Beach Island Exit (Manahawkin). Merge onto NJ 72 East and continue 5 1/2 miles across Barnegat Bay. After crossing bridge, continue to third light, in Ship Bottom. Turn left onto Long Beach Blvd. and continue 1/4 mile to arcade on right at W. Fourth St.


Eastbound, Long Beach Blvd. (Ship Bottom). At third light in Ship Bottom, turn left onto Long Beach Blvd. and continue 1/4 mile to arcade on right at W. Fourth St.

PIRATE VOYAGES, 232 Bay Ave., Ocean City / TOTALLY TUBULAR AQUA PARK, 228 Bay Ave., Ocean City       Pirate Voyages Website       Totally Tubular Website

Locally-constructed pirate ship Sea Dragon carries passengers on hour-long adventure cruise in Great Egg Harbor.

Aqua Park features inflatable water-related slides and obstacles floating dockside in Great Egg Harbor.


Northbound, Exit 29. Follow US 9 North 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Co. 559 South/Somers Point-Mays Landing Rd. and continue 3/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto NJ 52 South and continue 2 miles across Great Egg Harbor to first light in Ocean City. Turn left onto Bay Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to Pirate Voyage landing and Aqua Park on left. Park in street or nearby lot.
Southbound, Exit 30. After paying toll, continue 3/4 mile on N. Laurel Dr. to first light. Cross US 9 and continue 2 3/4 miles on NJ 52 South across causeway. At first light in Ocean City, turn left onto Bay Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to Pirate Voyage landing and Aqua Park on left. Park in street or nearby lot.


Northbound, Co. Rt. 559/Somers Point-Mays Landing Rd. (Somers Point). After leaving Garden State Parkway, continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 559 South/Somers Point-Mays Landing Rd. (sign for Somers Pt./Ocean City) and continue 3/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto NJ 52 South and continue 2 miles across Great Egg Harbor to first light in Ocean City. Turn left onto Bay Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to Pirate Voyage landing on left, then Aqua Park on left. Park in street or nearby lot.
Southbound, NJ 52/MacArthur Blvd. (Somers Point). After passing Auto Tech Auto Repair on left, continue to next light. Turn left onto NJ 52 South/MacArthur Blvd. (sign for Ocean City) and continue 2 3/4 miles across causeway. At first light in Ocean City, turn left onto Bay Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to Pirate Voyage landing on left, then Aqua Park on left. Park in street or nearby lot.

PLAYLAND'S CASTAWAY COVE, 1020 Boardwalk, Ocean City       Website

Theme park offers 30 rides, go-karts and miniature golf.


Northbound, Exit 25. At end of ramp, turn right onto Roosevelt Blvd. and continue 1 1/2 miles into Ocean City. Get into center lane approaching first light and continue straight onto 34th St. 1/4 mile to third light. Turn left onto Central Ave. and continue 2 1/2 miles to traffic light at E. Tenth St. (St. John Lutheran Church on right). Turn right onto E. Tenth St. and continue 1/4 mile to Boardwalk.
Southbound, Exit 30. After paying toll, continue 3/4 mile on N. Laurel Dr. to first light. Cross US 9 and continue 2 3/4 miles on NJ 52 South across causeway. At sixth light after bridge (Sifting Sands Motel on left), either continue straight on E. Ninth St. to municipal parking lot, then walk one block south to park or turn right onto Ocean Ave. and go one block. From here, turn left on E. Tenth St. and park in street or continue straight for street parking or local lots. Park is at end of E. Tenth St.


Northbound, Roosevelt Blvd. (Marmora). At Parkway interchange, continue straight (US 9 turns left to join Parkway) on Roosevelt Blvd. 1 1/2 miles into Ocean City. Get into center lane approaching first light. Cross Bay Ave. and continue 1/4 mile on 34th St. to third light. Turn left onto Central Ave. and continue 2 1/2 miles to traffic light at E. Tenth St. (St. John Lutheran Church on right). Turn right onto E. Tenth St. and continue to second light (Ocean Ave.). Park is at end of E. Tenth St. Street parking is available. Turn left onto Ocean Ave. for municipal lots on E. Ninth St. or right onto Ocean Ave. for private lots.
Southbound, NJ 52/MacArthur Blvd. (Somers Point). After passing Auto Tech Auto Repair on left, continue to next light. Turn left onto NJ 52 South/MacArthur Blvd. (sign for Ocean City) and continue 2 3/4 miles across causeway. In Ocean City, continue 1/2 mile on W. Ninth St. to traffic light at Ocean Ave. Continue straight on E. Ninth St. to municipal parking lot, then walk one block south to park or turn right onto Ocean Ave. and go one block. From here, turn left onto E. Tenth St. and park in street or continue straight on Ocean Ave. for street parking or local lots. Park is at end of E. Tenth St.

RIGI'S AMUSEMENT CENTER, 216-218 96th St., Stone Harbor       Website

Arcade games.


Northbound and Southbound, Exit 10. If Northbound, turn right, if Southbound, turn left, onto Stone Harbor Blvd. and continue 3 3/4 miles (name changes to 96th St.) into Stone Harbor. Pass through 1 light and continue to facility on left at pedestrian crosswalk.


Northbound and Southbound, Stone Harbor Blvd. (Cape May Court House). If Northbound (Court House Diner on right), turn right, if Southbound (after passing Court House Village on right), turn left, onto Stone Harbor Blvd. and continue 4 miles name changes to 96th St.) into Stone Harbor. Pass through 1 light and continue to facility on left at pedestrian crosswalk.

SILVER BULLET TOURS, 502 W. Rio Grande Ave., Wildwood       Website

Speedboat tours into the Atlantic Ocean to observe dolphins and whales.


Northbound, Exit 4, turn right, Southbound, Exit 4A, merge onto NJ 47 South, Both, continue on NJ 47 South 2 1/4 miles into Wildwood. After crossing bridge into Wildwood, look for Silver Bullet sign on right, just before first light.


Northbound and Southbound, NJ 47/Delsea Dr. (Rio Grande). If Northbound, turn right (sign on right for Wildwood), if Southbound, turn left after passing Grande Center on right, onto NJ 47 South and continue 3 miles. After crossing bridge into Wildwood, look for Silver Bullet sign on right, just before first light.


Northbound, Susquehanna Ave. (Wildwood) At traffic light, turn left onto Susquehanna Ave., then take first right into parking lot.
Southbound, on right, in Wildwood, just before reaching first light after crossing over bridge.

THE SMILE FACTORY, 1307 W. Brigantine Ave., Brigantine       Website

Arcade games.


Eastbound, Exit 1. Merge onto Brigantine Connector and continue 1 1/2 miles. After passing Exit F, keep right at first fork, following sign for Marina/Brigantine. Continue past Exit G and Harrah's Exit. When expressway ends, continue on Brigantine Blvd. 2 miles across Absecon Channel bridge to Lighthouse Circle. Take third exit from circle and continue on Brigantine Blvd. 1 mile (name changes to Brigantine Ave.) to arcade on left, in Small World strip mall.


Eastbound, Convention Center/Brigantine Exit (Atlantic City). Merge onto Brigantine Connector. After passing Exit F, keep right at first highway split, following sign for Exit G. At Exit G, keep left, following signs for Brigantine Blvd./Harrahs, and continue 3 miles to traffic circle in Brigantine. Stay in center lane on circle and follow through arrows. Continue on Brigantine Blvd. 1 mile (name changes to Brigantine Ave.) to arcade on left, in Small World strip mall.

SPLASH ZONE WATERPARK, 3500 Boardwalk, Wildwood       Website

Water park on Wildwood's Boardwalk offers a variety of water-themed rides and attractions.


Northbound, Exit 4, turn right, Southbound, Exit 4A, merge onto NJ 47 South, Both, continue on NJ 47 South 2 1/2 miles. After crossing bridge into Wildwood, continue 3/4 mile on Rio Grande Ave. to sixth light. Turn left on Atlantic Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to traffic light at E. Oak Ave. (Beach Terrace Motor Inn on left). Turn right onto E. Oak Ave. and continue to Splash Zone parking on right for validated parking. Walk to Boardwalk, turn right and continue one block to park.


Northbound and Southbound, NJ 47/Delsea Dr. (Rio Grande). If Northbound, turn right (sign on right for Wildwood), if Southbound, turn left after passing Grande Center on right, onto NJ 47 South and continue 3 3/4 miles into Wildwood to fifth light, at Atlantic Ave. Turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to traffic light at E. Oak Ave. (Beach Terrace Motor Inn on left). Turn right onto E. Oak Ave. and continue to Splash Zone parking on right for validated parking. Walk to Boardwalk, turn right and continue one block to park.


Southbound, Atlantic Ave. (Wildwood). At traffic light, turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to traffic light at Oak Ave. (Beach Terrace Motor Inn on left). Turn right onto Oak Ave. and continue to Splash Zone parking on right for validated parking. Walk to Boardwalk, turn right and continue one block to park.

STEEL PIER, 1000 Boardwalk at Virginia Ave., Atlantic City       Website

Historic entertainment attraction features amusement-park rides and arcades.


Northbound and Southbound, Exit 38A. Merge onto Atlantic City Expwy. East and continue 7 miles to end. Continue to third light, following signs for Atlantic Ave./Uptown. Turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to traffic light at North Carolina Ave. Turn right onto S. North Carolina Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to Boardwalk.


Eastbound, Atlantic Ave./Uptown. At end of expressway, use center lanes. After passing through two lights, get into left-turn lane, following signs for Atlantic Ave./Uptown. Turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and go 3/4 mile. Turn right on South Carolina Ave. or North Carolina Ave. Park anywhere in area, walk to Boardwalk. Pier is opposite Hard Rock Hotel.


Northbound and Southbound, Atlantic City Expressway East (Pleasantville). Merge onto Atlantic City Expressway East and continue 5 3/4 miles to third light, at Atlantic Ave., following signs for Atlantic Ave./Uptown. Turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to traffic light at S. North Carolina Ave. Turn right onto S. North Carolina Ave. Park in casino garage or local lots.

STORYBOOK LAND, 6415 Black Horse Pike, Egg Harbor Township       Website

Children's theme park with rides, displays featuring children's stories, live animals, picnicking, playground.


Northbound, Exit 36. At end of ramp, turn left onto Fire Rd. and go 1/4 mile to second light. Turn left (sign for Airport) onto Tilton Rd./Co. Rt. 563 and go 1/2 mile to first light. Turn left onto US 40/US 322 West/Black Horse Pike and continue 2 1/2 miles on Black Horse Pike to park entrance on left (if traffic is heavy, continue to light at Fernwood Ave. and make U-turn to US 40/US 322 East).
Southbound, Exit 37. At end of ramp, turn right onto Washington Ave. and go 1/2 mile to first light. Following signs for US 40/US 322, turn left on Uibel Ave. and get into right lane. Merge onto Black Horse Pike/US 40/US 322 West and continue 1 1/2 miles to park entrance on left (if traffic is heavy, continue to light at Fernwood Ave. and make U-turn to US 40/US 322 East).


Eastbound, Exit 9. At end of ramp, turn right onto Delilah Rd. Take first left onto Windsor Dr. and continue 1/2 mile. Take second right onto Fernwood Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn left onto US 40/US 322 East and continue 1/4 mile to entrance on right.
Westbound, Exit 7S. Merge onto Garden State Pkwy. South and continue past Exit 38A to Exit 37. At end of long ramp, turn right onto Washington Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to first light. Turn left (sign on right for US 40/US 322) onto Uibel Ave. and get into right lane. Merge onto US 40/US 322 West and continue 1 1/2 miles to entrance on left.


Northbound, Co. Rt. 563/Tilton Rd. (Northfield). After passing 9 Plaza shopping mall on left, turn left (sign for Co. Rt. 563 North/Cologne on right) onto Co. Rt. 563 North/Tilton Rd. and continue 1 3/4 miles to T intersection. Turn left onto US 40/322 West/Black Horse Pike and continue 2 1/2 miles to park entrance on left.
Southbound, US 40/US 322/Black Horse Pike (Pleasantville). Turn right onto US 40/US 322 West (Atlantic City Cemetery on right) and continue 4 miles to park on left.

 
Eastbound, on right, in Egg Harbor Township, about 3/4 mile after passing Auto Lenders on right.
Westbound, on left, in Egg Harbor Township, about 1/2 mile after passing Extra Space Storage on right.

THUNDER CAT DOLPHIN WATCH, 1001 Ocean Dr., Wildwood Crest       Website

Cruises via speedboat observe dolphins and other sea life in the waters around Wildwood and Cape May.


Southbound, NJ 109 South. At end of Parkway, follow signs for NJ 109 South continue straight on NJ 109 South 1/2 mile to first light. Turn left (sign for Ocean Dr./Wildwood) onto Ocean Dr. and continue 2 miles to facility on left, after crossing toll bridge (no toll northbound).

VRTUAL NEXGEN GAMING CENTER, 950 Hooper Ave., Toms River       Website

Virtual reality, eSports, PC gaming, driving and flight simulators.

 
Northbound and Southbound, Exit 82. Merge onto NJ 37 East and continue through first light, then take NJ 166 North/Lakewood jughandle. Merge onto NJ 166 North and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Old Freehold Rd., then take first right onto Walnut St. and continue 1 mile to first light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 549 South/Hooper Ave. and continue to facility on right.


Eastbound, NJ 166 North/Lakewood Exit (Toms River). After passing Garden State Parkway interchange, continue through next light, then take NJ 166 North/Lakewood jughandle. Merge onto NJ 166 North and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Old Freehold Rd., then take first right onto Walnut St. and continue 1 mile to first light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 549 South/Hooper Ave. and continue to facility on right.
Westbound, Co. Rt. 549 North/Hooper Ave. (Toms River). After passing Lester Glenn Buick GMC on right, continue to next light. Turn right (sign on right for Co. Rt. 549 North/Brick Twp.) onto Co. Rt. 549 North/Hooper Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to Walnut St./Edken Ave. Exit. At end of ramp, turn left onto Edken Ave. and continue to first light. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 549 South/Hooper Ave. and continue to facility on right.

WESTECUNK AXE THROWING, 807 Baltic Ave., Atlantic City       Website

Axe throwing.


Eastbound, Arctic Ave. At end of Expressway, get into left lane, following signs for Arctic Ave./Convention Center. At second light, turn left onto Arctic Ave. and continue 1 mile to traffic light at Delaware Ave. (first light after passing Wooding Terrace Garage on right). Turn left onto Delaware Ave. and continue to first light. Turn left onto Baltic Ave. Facility is on right.


Northbound, Atlantic City Expwy. East Exit (Pleasantville). Merge onto Atlantic City Expwy. East and continue 5 1/4 miles to end of Expressway. Keep left and continue to second light, following signs for Arctic Ave./Convention Center. Turn left onto Arctic Ave. and continue 1 mile to traffic light at Delaware Ave. (after passing Wooding Terrace Parking Garage on right). Turn left onto Delaware Ave. and continue to first light. Turn left onto Baltic Ave. Facility is on right.
Southbound, NJ 157 (Absecon). After passing Sunryser Restaurant on left, continue to first light. Continue straight (US 9 turns right) on NJ 157 South 1 mile to first light. Turn left onto US 30 East/Absecon Blvd. and continue 6 1/2 miles into Atlantic City. After passing Do AC water tower on left, keep right. When road forks, follow sign for Showboat onto Delaware Ave. At first light, turn right onto Baltic Ave. Facility is on right.


Eastbound, Absecon Blvd. (Atlantic City). After passing Do AC water tower on left, keep right. When road forks, follow sign for Showboat onto Delaware Ave. At first light, turn right onto Baltic Ave. Facility is on right.


Arts and Culture



ALBERT MUSIC HALL, 131 Wells Mills Rd., Waretown       Website

Pinelands Cultural Society presents local musicians performing country, bluegrass and Pinelands music. Shows generally feature six 30-minute sets.


Northbound and Southbound, Exit 69. At end of ramp, turn right onto Co. Rt. 532 East/Wells Mills Rd. and continue 1 3/4 miles to facility on right, behind Noah's Ark Day School (look for Albert Hall sign).


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 532/Wells Mills Rd. (Waretown). If Northbound, at traffic light, turn left, if Southbound, at traffic light, turn right (sign on right for Brookville/Warren Grove/Camden), onto Co. Rt. 532 West and continue 1/4 mile to Music Hall on left, behind Noah's Ark Day School (look for Albert Hall sign).

CAPE MAY STAGE, 405 Lafayette St., Cape May       Website

Housed in a historic 19th-century church, the Robert Shackleton Playhouse is the venue for Cape May Stage's productions of plays and other artistic ventures.


Southbound, NJ 109 South. At end of Parkway, follow signs for NJ 109 South and continue on NJ 109/Lafayette St. 2 1/4 miles to theater on right, at Bank St.

EAGLE THEATRE, 208 Vine St., Hammonton       Website

Theatrical company presents musical and dramatic works in a building designed as a theater in 1915.


Eastbound and Westbound, Exit 28. At end of ramp, if Eastbound, turn left, if Westbound, merge, onto NJ 54 North and continue 2 miles into Hammonton. After crossing railroad, turn right onto S. Egg Harbor Rd., then take first left onto Vine St. and continue 1 1/2 blocks to theater on right.


Eastbound, Wiltsey's Mill Rd. (Winslow Township). After passing Heart of Elm Plaza on right, take next right onto Wiltsey's Mill Rd. and continue 2 3/4 miles (name changes to N. Third St.) into Hammonton. After passing traffic light at Bellevue Ave., continue 1 block. Turn right onto Vine St. and continue to theater on left.
Westbound, Co. Rt. 602/S. Egg Harbor Rd. (Hammonton). After passing DiDonato Bowling Center on right, bear left onto Co. Rt. 602 West and continue 2 miles into Hammonton. Turn right onto Vine St. (Mazzeo Studio on right) and continue 1 1/2 blocks to theater on right.


Northbound, S. Egg Harbor Rd. (Hammonton). After crossing railroad tracks, take first right onto S. Egg Harbor Rd. and continue 1 block. Turn left (sign on left for theater) onto Vine St. and continue 1 1/2 blocks to theater on right.
Southbound, Second St. (Hammonton). Turn left (sign on right for theater) onto Second St. and continue 1 block. Turn left onto Vine St. and continue 1/2 block to theater on right.


Northbound, NJ 54 (Folsom). At traffic light, turn right onto NJ 54 North/Twelfth St. and continue 3 miles into Hammonton. After crossing railroad, immediately turn right onto Egg Harbor Rd., then take first left onto Vine St. and continue to theater on right.
Southbound, Co. Rt. 561 South/S. Egg Harbor Rd. (Winslow Township). After passing St. Jude Syro-Malabar Catholic Church on left, take next left (sign on right for Co. Rt. 561 South/Hammonton) onto Co. Rt. 561 South/S. Egg Harbor Rd. and continue 5 miles into Hammonton. At stop sign at 13th St., turn left, cross railroad, then turn right onto N. Egg Harbor Rd. (Ricca Brothers Pizza on corner) and continue 1/2 mile to first light. Cross NJ 54/Bellevue Ave., then take next left (sign on left for theater) onto Vine St. and continue to theater on right.


Southbound, US 30/NJ 54 (Hammonton). At traffic light, cross US 30 and continue on NJ 54 South 1 mile to Second St. in Hammonton. Turn left onto S. Second St. and continue 1 block to stop sign. Turn left onto Vine St. and continue to theater on right.

GATEWAY PLAYHOUSE, 738 Bay Ave., Somers Point       Website

Live entertainment and stage productions are presented in theater renovated from movie house.


Northbound, Exit 29. Follow US 9 North 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Mays Landing Rd./Co. Rt. 559 South (sign for Somers Point/Ocean City) and go 3/4 mile to first light. Cross NJ 52, then take first right onto Goll Ave. Continue 1/4 mile (name changes to Bay Ave.) to theater on right, at Higbee Ave.
Southbound, Exit 30. After paying toll, continue 3/4 mile on N. Laurel Dr. to first light. Cross US 9 and continue 1/2 mile on NJ 52 South/MacArthur Blvd. to second light. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 585 North/Shore Rd., then take first right onto Goll Ave. Continue 1/4 mile (name changes to Bay Ave.) to theater on right, at Higbee Ave.


Northbound, Co. Rt. 559/Somers Point-Mays Landing Rd. (Somers Point). After leaving Garden State Parkway, continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 559 South/Somers Point-Mays Landing Rd. (sign for Somers Pt./Ocean City) and continue 3/4 mile to first light. Cross NJ 52, then take first right onto Goll Ave. Continue 1/4 mile (name changes to Bay Ave.) to theater on right, at Higbee Ave.
Southbound, W. New York Ave. (Somers Point). Turn left (Cazadores Mexican Restaurant on right) onto W. New York Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to end. Turn right onto Bay Ave. and continue 3 blocks to theater on left.

GREATER OCEAN CITY THEATRE CO., 1501 West Ave., Ocean City       Website

Regional theater company produces several musicals each year, as well as single events.


Northbound, Exit 25. At end of ramp, turn right onto Roosevelt Blvd. and continue 1 1/2 miles into Ocean City. Get into center lane approaching first light and continue straight onto 34th St. 1/4 mile to next light. Turn left onto West Ave. and continue 2 miles to theater on right, at 15th St. Entrance is on 15th St.
Southbound, Exit 30. After paying toll, continue 3/4 mile on N. Laurel Dr. to first light. Cross US 9 and continue 2 3/4 miles on NJ 52 South across causeway. At second light in Ocean City, turn right onto West Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to theater on left, at 15th St.


Northbound, Roosevelt Blvd. (Marmora). At Parkway interchange, continue straight (US 9 turns left to join Parkway) on Roosevelt Blvd. 1 1/2 miles into Ocean City. Get into center lane approaching first light. Cross Bay Ave. and continue 1/4 mile on 34th St. to next light. Turn left onto West Ave. and continue 2 miles to theater on right, at 15th St.
Southbound, NJ 52/MacArthur Blvd. (Somers Point). After passing Auto Tech Auto Repair on left, continue to next light. Turn left onto NJ 52 South/MacArthur Blvd. (sign for Ocean City) and continue 2 3/4 miles across causeway. At second light in Ocean City, turn right onto West Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to theater on left, at 15th St.

JAY AND LINDA GRUNIN CENTER FOR THE ARTS, Ocean County College, Toms River       Website

Ocean County College arts center presents popular, jazz and classical musical performances, dance and other artistic productions. Art exhibitions may be viewed in the Gallery.

 
Northbound, Exit 82. Merge onto NJ 37 East and continue 1 mile to second light. Proceed through light, then take Co. Rt. 549 North/Hooper Ave./Brick Twp. Exit. At end of ramp, turn right onto Terrace Ave. and continue to light. Turn right onto Hooper Ave. and continue 3 1/4 miles to Ocean County College Exit. Follow signs to Grunin Center.


Southbound, Exit 89A. On service road, follow signs for NJ 70 East/Brick. Merge onto NJ 70 East and continue 1/2 mile to Shorrock St. Exit, just before first light. Merge onto Shorrock St. and continue 1 1/2 miles to traffic light at Old Toms River Rd. Continue straight on Beaverson Blvd. 3/4 mile to Co. Rt. 549 South/Toms River Exit. Merge onto Co. Rt. 549 South/Brick Blvd. and continue 1 1/4 miles (name changes to Hooper Ave.) to third light. Turn right onto Church St. and continue 3/4 mile to Ocean County College Exit. Follow road to campus, then follow signs to Grunin Center.


Southbound, Church Rd. (Toms River). At traffic light at Church Rd. (Cedars Motel and Velo Eatery on right), turn left onto Church Rd. and continue 3 1/4 miles (don't turn at Ocean County College sign at N. Bay Ave.) to traffic light at Buchwald Dr. (first light after passing Vandeveer American Legion Post on right). Turn right onto Buchwald Dr. and continue 1/2 mile to college entrance on right. Follow signs to Arts Center.


Eastbound, Co. Rt. 549 North/Hooper Ave./Brick Twp. Exit (Toms River). At Co. Rt. 549/Hooper Ave. traffic light (after passing Lester Glenn Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep on right), continue through light, then take Co. Rt. 549 North jughandle. Follow signs for U and Left Turns. Merge onto Co. Rt. 549 North/Hooper Ave. and continue 3 1/4 miles to College Dr. Exit. Take jughandle, cross Co. Rt. 549 and continue 3/4 mile on College Dr. to second light. Turn left (sign on right for Arts Center) and follow signs to Arts Center.
Westbound, Co. Rt. 571 North/Fischer Blvd./Brick Twp. Exit (Toms River). Take Co. Rt. 571 Exit (Extra Space Storage on right). Follow signs to Fischer Blvd. At end of ramp, turn right onto Co. Rt. 571 North/Fischer Blvd. and continue 4 1/4 miles to traffic light at Co. Rt. 549/Hooper Ave. Using one of two left lanes, cross Hooper Ave. and follow jughandle. Merge onto Co. Rt. 549 South/Hooper Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. Take College Dr. Exit just before first light. Merge onto College Dr. and continue 3/4 mile to second light. Turn left (sign on right for Arts Center) and enter Ocean County College campus. Follow signs to Arts Center.


Eastbound, New Hampshire Ave. Exit (Lakewood). After passing Briar Park development on right, take next exit. At end of ramp, turn right onto New Hampshire Ave. and continue 2 1/4 miles to traffic light at Church Rd. (North Dover Elementary School on left). Turn left onto Church Rd. and continue 2 miles to fourth light. Turn right onto Buckwald Dr., enter Ocean County College campus and continue 1/2 mile to first light. Turn right and follow signs to Arts Center.
Westbound, Brick Blvd. (Brick Township). At traffic light (1/2 mile past NJ 88 junction), bear left (follow signs for Brick Blvd./Toms River/Seaside Heights) onto Brick Blvd. and continue 3 3/4 miles (name changes to Hooper Ave.) to traffic light at Church Rd. (second light after passing Yorktowne Plaza on right). Turn right onto Church Rd. and continue 3/4 mile to Ocean County College Exit. Cross Church St. onto college campus and continue 1/2 mile to first light. Turn right and follow signs to Arts Center.

HAMMONTON ARTS CENTER, 10 S. Second St., Hammonton       Website

Art center offers classes and workshops for artists as well as gallery exhibitions.


Eastbound and Westbound, Exit 28. At end of ramp, if Eastbound, turn left, if Westbound, merge, onto NJ 54 North and continue 2 miles into Hammonton. After crossing railroad tracks, continue through 1 light, then take next right onto S. Second St. and continue 1/2 block to Arts Center on right.


Eastbound, Wiltsey's Mill Rd. (Winslow Township). After passing Heart of Elm Plaza on right, take next right onto Wiltsey's Mill Rd. and continue 2 3/4 miles (name changes to N. Third St.) to traffic light at NJ 54/Bellevue Ave. in Hammonton. Turn right onto NJ 54 South and continue 2 blocks. Turn left onto S. Second St. and continue 1/2 block to Arts Center on right.
Westbound, Co. Rt. 602/S. Egg Harbor Rd. (Hammonton). After passing DiDonato Bowling Center on right, bear left onto Co. Rt. 602 West and continue 2 miles to traffic light at NJ 54/Bellevue Ave., in Hammonton. Turn right onto NJ 54 North and continue 1 block. Turn right onto S. Second St. and continue 1/2 block to Arts Center on right.


Northbound and Southbound, Second St. (Hammonton). If Northbound, turn right (second right after crossing railroad tracks), if Southbound (sign on right for Eagle Theatre), turn left, onto Second St. and continue 1/2 block to Arts Center on right.


Northbound, NJ 54 (Folsom). At traffic light, turn right onto NJ 54 North/Twelfth St. and continue 3 miles into Hammonton. After crossing railroad, take second right onto S. Second St. and continue 1/2 block to arts center on right.
Southbound, Co. Rt. 561 South/S. Egg Harbor Rd. (Winslow Township). After passing St. Jude Syro-Malabar Catholic Church on left, take next left (sign on right for Co. Rt. 561 South/Hammonton) onto Co. Rt. 561 South/S. Egg Harbor Rd. and continue 5 miles into Hammonton. At stop sign at 13th St., turn left, cross railroad, then turn right onto N. Egg Harbor Rd. (Ricca Brothers Pizza on corner) and continue 1/2 mile to first light. Turn left onto NJ 54 North and continue 1 block. Turn right onto S. Second St. and continue 1/2 block to arts center on right.


Southbound, US 30/NJ 54 (Hammonton). At traffic light, cross US 30 and continue on NJ 54 South 1 mile to Second St. in Hammonton. Turn left onto S. Second St. and continue 1/2 block to Arts Center on right.

MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS AND POPULAR CULTURE, 507 Washington St., Cape May       Website

Museum features contemporary works of art.


Southbound, at end of Parkway, keep left, following signs for NJ 109 South, and continue 1 1/4 miles on NJ 109 South. After street becomes one-way, get into left lane and follow traffic onto Sidney Ave. At end, turn right onto Washington St. and continue 1 mile to traffic light at Ocean St. Washington Street pedestrian mall is ahead. Park in street or local lots and walk to museum on pedestrian mall between Ocean and Decatur Sts.

NOYES ART GARAGE OF STOCKTON UNIVERSITY, 2200 Fairmount Ave., Atlantic City       Website

Arts center combines galleries and shops to bring a diversified arts experience to downtown Atlantic City. Among the galleries with changing exhibitions are the Atlantic City Art Gallery and galleries with exhibitions from the African-American Heritage Museum of Southern New Jersey


Northbound and Southbound, Exit 38A. Merge onto Atlantic City Expwy. East and continue 7 miles to end. At first light, turn right onto Fairmount Ave. Noyes Art Garage is on left. Park in street or in garage.


Eastbound, Fairmount Ave. At first light after expressway ends, turn right onto Fairmount Ave. Immediately get into the left lane and park in Wave Garage on left. Follow signs for Noyes Art Garage.


Northbound and Southbound, Atlantic City Expressway East (Pleasantville). Merge onto Atlantic City Expressway East and continue 5 1/2 miles to first light at end of expressway, at Fairmount Ave. Turn right onto Fairmount Ave. (sign on right for Arts Garage) and continue 1/2 block to parking garage on left.

 
Eastbound, Winchester Ave. (Atlantic City). After passing Ciocca auto dealership on right, cross bridge, then at next light, turn left onto Winchester Ave. and continue 1 mile (name changes to Arctic Ave.). At traffic light at Mississippi Ave. (White House Sub Shop on left), turn left and proceed to Art Garage parking garage on right.

NOYES GALLERIES AT KRAMER HALL, 30 Front St., Hammonton       Website

Gallery at Stockton University satellite campus presents exhibitions.


Eastbound and Westbound, Exit 28. If Eastbound, at end of ramp, turn left, if Westbound, merge, onto NJ 54 North and continue 1 3/4 miles into Hammonton. Just before railroad crossing, turn right (Action Auto Body on right) onto Front St. and continue 1/2 block to Kramer Hall on right.


Eastbound, Wiltsey's Mill Rd. (Winslow Township). After passing Elm Professional Building on right, take next right onto Wiltsey's Mill Rd. and continue 2 3/4 miles (name changes to N. Third St.) to traffic light at NJ 54/Bellevue Ave. in Hammonton. Turn right onto Bellevue Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to first light, just before railroad tracks. Turn left onto S. Egg Harbor Rd. Take first right onto Passmore Ave., cross railroad tracks and continue 2 blocks. Turn right (Hammonton Health and Fitness on right) onto S. Washington St. and continue 1 block to stop sign. Turn right onto NJ 54 North/Twelfth St. and continue 1 block. Turn right onto Front St. and continue 1/2 block to Kramer Hall on right.

Westbound, Co. Rt. 602/S. Egg Harbor Rd. (Hammonton). After passing DiDonato Bowling Center on right, road curves right. At this point, get into left lane and continue straight on S. Egg Harbor Rd. and continue 2 miles. After passing South Jersey Laundry Co. on left, take next left onto Passmore Ave., cross railroad tracks and continue 2 blocks. Turn right (Hammonton Health and Fitness on right) onto S. Washington St. and continue 1 block to stop sign. Turn right onto NJ 54 North/Twelfth St. and continue 1 block. Turn right onto Front St. and continue 1/2 block to Kramer Hall on right.


Northbound, Front St. (Hammonton). Turn right (Action Auto Body on right) onto Front St. and continue 1/2 block to Kramer Hall on right.
Southbound, S. Egg Harbor Rd. (Hammonton). At traffic light (last light before crossing railroad), turn left onto S. Egg Harbor Rd. and continue 1 block. Turn right onto Passmore Ave., cross railroad tracks and continue 2 blocks. Turn right (Hammonton Health and Fitness on right) onto S. Washington St. and continue 1 block to stop sign. Turn right onto NJ 54 North/Twelfth St. and continue 1 block. Turn right onto Front St. and continue 1/2 block to Kramer Hall on right.


Southbound, NJ 54 South (Hammonton). At end of US 206, cross US 30 and continue 1 1/4 miles on NJ 54 South/Bellevue Ave. through downtown Hammonton. At traffic light just before railroad tracks, turn left onto S. Egg Harbor Rd. Take first right onto Passmore Ave., cross railroad tracks and continue 2 blocks. Turn right (Hammonton Health and Fitness on right) onto S. Washington St. and continue 1 block to stop sign. Turn right onto NJ 54 North/Twelfth St. and continue 1 block. Turn right onto Front St. and continue 1/2 block to Kramer Hall on right.

OCEAN CITY ARTS CENTER, 1735 Simpson Ave., Ocean City       Website

Monthly exhibitions of local and national artists' works are the highlight of the center. Classes are offered in many areas of the arts, for adults and children. Arts Center is located in the Ocean City Community Center. Ocean City Historical Museum is also here.


Northbound, Exit 25. At end of ramp, turn right on Roosevelt Blvd./Co. Rt. 623 and continue 1 1/2 miles to first light, in Ocean City. Turn left onto Bay Ave. and continue 1 3/4 miles to traffic light at E. 18th St. (Ocean City Intermediate School on right). Turn right onto E. 18th St. and go 1 1/2 blocks to Community Center parking lot on left. Arts Center is in Community Center.
Southbound, Exit 30. After paying toll, continue 3/4 mile on N. Laurel Dr. to first light. Cross US 9 and continue 2 3/4 miles on NJ 52 South across causeway. At first light in Ocean City, turn right onto Bay Ave. and go 3/4 mile. Turn left onto E. 17th St. and go 1 block. Cross Simpson Ave. and enter community center parking lot. Arts Center is in Community Center.


Northbound, Roosevelt Blvd. (Marmora). At Parkway interchange, continue straight (US 9 turns left to join Parkway) on Roosevelt Blvd. 1 1/2 miles into Ocean City. Get into left lane approaching first light. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 656/Bay Ave. and continue 1 3/4 miles to traffic light at E. 18th St. (after passing Ocean City Intermediate School on right). Turn right onto E. 18th St. and continue 1 1/2 blocks to Ocean City Community Center entrance on left. Arts Center is located in the Community Center.
Southbound, NJ 52/MacArthur Blvd. (Somers Point). After passing Auto Tech Auto Repair on left, continue to next light. Turn left onto NJ 52 South/MacArthur Blvd. (sign for Ocean City) and continue 2 3/4 miles across causeway. At first light in Ocean City, turn right onto Bay Ave. and go 3/4 mile. Turn left onto E. 17th St. and go 1 block. Cross Simpson Ave. and enter Ocean City Community Center parking lot. Arts Center is located in the Community Center.

OCEAN COUNTY ARTISTS GUILD, 22 Chestnut Ave., Island Heights       Website

Regional artist association presents rotating exhibitions of artwork as well as classes and workshops in various art media.

 
Northbound and Southbound, Exit 82. Merge onto NJ 37 East and continue 2 3/4 miles to West End Ave./Vaughn Ave. Exit. At end of ramp, turn right onto West End Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to four-way stop. Continue on West End Ave. to next stop sign. Turn left onto Ocean Ave., then take first right onto Chestnut Ave. and continue 1/2 block to building on left.


Eastbound, Vaughn Ave./West End Ave./Island Heights Exit (Toms River), Westbound, West End Ave./Vaughn Ave. Exit (Toms River). If Eastbound (Cindy's Fast Break on right), take exit for West End Ave./Vaughn Ave., turn right onto West End Ave., if Westbound, after passing Salvation Army on right, take exit for West End Ave./Vaughn Ave., turn left onto West End Ave. and cross NJ 37. Both, continue 3/4 mile on West End Ave. to second stop sign. Turn left onto Ocean Ave. and continue 1 block. Artists Guild building is on opposite right corner. Park in street.

SPERLAK GALLERY AND SCULPTURE GARDENS, 521 Route 47, Cape May Court House       Website

Working farm owned by artist Stan Sperlak exhibits Sperlak's paintings. Grounds provide a nature sanctuary which may be traversed by hiking trails and contain sculpture garden.


Northbound, Exit 10. At end of ramp, turn left onto Stone Harbor Blvd. and continue 1/4 mile to second light. Cross US 9 and continue on Court House-South Dennis Rd. 3 miles to junction with Co. Rt. 646. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 646 West and continue 1 1/2 miles to stop sign. Continue straight on Co. Rt. 615 North 1/4 mile to stop sign at NJ 47. Turn right onto NJ 47 North and continue 1 mile to entrance on left (look for Crow Creek Farm sign).
Southbound, Exit 17. At end of ramp, turn left (sign for Ocean View/Woodbine) on Sea Isle Blvd. and go 1/4 mile to end. Turn left on US 9 South and go 2 1/2 miles to first light, in Clermont. Turn right (sign for South Dennis on right) onto NJ 83 West and continue 3 3/4 miles to end. Turn left on NJ 47 South and continue 2 1/4 miles to entrance on right (look for Crow Creek Farm sign).


Northbound, Co. Rt. 657/Court House-South Dennis Rd. (Cape May Court House). At traffic light (Court House Diner on right), turn left (sign on right for South Dennis) onto Co. Rt. 657 North/Court House-South Dennis Rd. and continue 2 1/2 miles to entrance on right.
Southbound, NJ 83 (Clermont). After passing Ocean View Veterinary Hospital on right, continue to next light. Turn right (sign for NJ 83/South Dennis on right) onto NJ 83 West and continue 3 3/4 miles to end. Turn left on NJ 47 South and continue 2 1/2 miles to entrance on right (look for Crow Creek Farm sign).


Northbound, on left, in Middle Township, 1 mile north of Goshen. Look for Crow Creek Farm sign.
Southbound, on right, in Middle Township, 1/2 mile after passing Cape May Bird Observatory on left. Look for Crow Creek Farm sign.

STAFFORD TOWNSHIP ARTS CENTER, 1000 McKinley Ave., Manahawkin       Website

Arts center presents musical comedies, stand-up, ballet, concerts.


Northbound, Exit 63A, Southbound, Exit 63. If Northbound, merge onto NJ 72 East, if Southbound, keep right on ramp, follow signs for NJ 72 East/Long Beach Island and merge onto NJ 72 East. Both, continue on NJ 72 East to second light. Turn right (sign on right for Martin Truex Blvd./Doc Cramer Blvd.) onto Martin Truex Blvd. and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto McKinley Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to all-way stop. Turn left, following sign for STAC, onto Doc Cramer Blvd. and continue to Arts Center.


Northbound and Southbound, Bay Ave. (Manahawkin). At traffic light, if Northbound (after passing under NJ 72), turn left, if Southbound (ReMax on left), turn right (sign on right for NJ 72 West) onto W. Bay Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. Merge onto NJ 72 West and continue 3/4 mile to second light. Continue through light, then take jughandle (sign for Martin Truex Blvd./Doc Cramer Blvd.) and continue to traffic light. Cross NJ 72 and continue 1/4 mile on Martin Truex Blvd. to first light. Turn right onto McKinley Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to all-way stop. Turn left, following sign for STAC, onto Doc Cramer Blvd. and continue to Arts Center.


Eastbound and Westbound, Martin E. Truex Blvd. (Manahawkin). At traffic light, if Eastbound (second light after passing Garden State Pkwy. interchange), turn right, if Westbound (second light after passing US 9 interchange), continue through light, then take jughandle (Martin Truex Blvd./Doc Cramer Blvd.) and continue to traffic light. Cross NJ 72. Both, continue 1/4 mile on Martin Truex Blvd. to first light. Turn right onto McKinley Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to all-way stop. Turn left, following sign for STAC, onto Doc Cramer Blvd. and continue to Arts Center.

STOCKTON PERFORMING ARTS CENTER / STOCKTON UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY, 101 Vera King Farris Dr., Galloway       PAC Website       Gallery Website

On the campus of Stockton University, the Performing Arts Center brings a wide variety of cultural performances to the southern New Jersey and Atlantic City area.

Art gallery presents exhibitions by traditional and contemporary artists.


Northbound and Southbound, Exit 44. At end of ramp, turn right onto Pomona Rd. and continue 3/4 mile. Take first left onto Vera King Farris Dr. and continue 3/4 mile to Stockton State College entrance on right. Use Parking Lot 4 or 6 for Performance Arts Center or Lot 3 for Campus Center Theatre.


Eastbound, Exit 12. At end of ramp, turn left onto Co. Rt. 575 North/Wrangleboro Rd. and continue 3 3/4 miles (name changes to Pomona Rd.) to traffic light at Jimmie Leeds Rd. Turn right onto Jimmie Leeds Rd. and continue 1 mile to first light. Turn left (Stockton University sign on left) onto Vera King Farris Dr. and continue 1 1/2 miles. For Performing Arts Center, follow signs for Parking Lot 5 and follow through to Parking Lot 6. For Campus Center Theater, follow signs for Parking Lot 3. For Alton Auditorium, use Parking Lot 1. For Art Gallery, use Lots 5-7.
Westbound, Exit 7N. Merge onto Garden State Parkway North and continue 3 3/4 miles to Exit 41. At end of ramp, turn left onto Co. Rt. 561 North/Jimmie Leeds Rd. and continue 1 1/4 mile to third light. Turn right (sign on right for Stockton University) onto Vera King Farris Dr. and continue 1 1/2 miles to college entrance. For Performing Arts Center, follow signs for Parking Lot 5 and follow through to Parking Lot 6. For Campus Center Theater, follow signs for Parking Lot 3. For Alton Auditorium, use Parking Lot 1. For Art Gallery, use Lots 5-7.


Northbound, Atlantic City Expressway West (Pleasantville). Merge onto Atlantic City Expressway West and continue 1 mile to Exit 7N. Merge onto Garden State Parkway North and continue 3 3/4 miles to Exit 41. At end of ramp, turn left onto Jimmie Leeds Rd. and continue 1 1/4 miles to third light. Turn right onto Vera King Farris Dr. (sign on right for Stockton University) and continue 1 1/2 miles to campus entrance on left. Use Parking Lot 3 for Campus Center Theatre or Lots 4 or 6 for Performance Arts Center. For Art Gallery, use Lots 5-7.
Southbound, Garden State Parkway South (Galloway Township). At Exit 48, when US 9 exits from Parkway, continue straight on Parkway South 4 miles to Exit 44. At end of ramp, turn right onto Co. Rt. 575 South/Pomona Rd. and continue 1/2 mile. Turn left (Stockton University sign on left), enter Stockton campus and continue 1 mile on Vera King Farris Dr. to Parking Lot 3 for Campus Center Theatre or Lots 4 or 6 for Performance Arts Center. For Art Gallery, use Lots 5-7.


Eastbound, Co. Rt. 633/Jimmie Leeds Rd. (Galloway). At traffic light (first light after passing T.W. Howell's on left), turn left onto Co. Rt. 633 East/Jimmie Leeds Rd. and continue 1 3/4 miles (becomes Co. Rt. 561) to second light. Turn left (sign on left for Stockton University) onto Vera King Farris Dr. and continue 1 1/2 miles to campus entrance on left. Use Parking Lot 4 or 6 for Performance Arts Center or Lot 3 for Campus Center Theatre. For Art Gallery, use Lots 5-7.
Westbound, Chris Gaupp Dr. (Galloway). At traffic light (second light after passing Garden State Parkway), turn right onto Chris Gaupp Dr. and continue 1 mile to end. Turn left onto Jimmie Leeds Rd. and continue 1/2 mile to first light. Turn right (sign for Stockton University on right) onto Vera Farris Dr. and continue 1 1/2 miles to campus entrance on left. Use Parking Lot 4 or 6 for Performance Arts Center or Lot 3 for Campus Center Theatre. For Art Gallery, use Lots 5-7.

SURFLIGHT THEATRE, 201 Engleside Ave., Beach Haven       Website

Theater on Long Beach Island presents stage productions.


Northbound, Exit 63A, merge onto NJ 72 East, Southbound, Exit 63, keep right on ramp, merge onto NJ 72 East, Both, continue 7 miles over Barnegat Bay bridge to third light in Ship Bottom. Turn right onto Long Beach Blvd. and continue 7 miles into Beach Haven (name changes to N. Bay Ave.). After passing Marlin Restaurant on right, turn left at next light onto Engleside Ave. and continue 1 block to stop sign. Theater is on left.


Northbound and Southbound, NJ 72 East/Long Beach Island Exit (Manahawkin). Merge onto NJ 72 East and continue 5 1/2 miles across Barnegat Bay. After crossing bridge, continue to third light, in Ship Bottom. Turn right onto Long Beach Blvd. and continue 7 miles to traffic light at Engleside Ave., in Beach Haven. Turn left (Murphy's Market on left) onto Engleside Ave. and continue 1 block to all-way stop. Theater is on left corner.


Eastbound, Long Beach Blvd. (Ship Bottom). At third light in Ship Bottom, turn right onto Long Beach Blvd. and continue 7 miles into Beach Haven. At traffic light at Engleside Ave. (Marketplace on left), turn left and continue 1 block to all-way stop at Beach Ave. Theater is on left.

Historic Sites



ABSECON LIGHTHOUSE, 31 S. Rhode Island Ave., Atlantic City       Website

Restored lighthouse was built in 1857 under the direction of Gen. George G. Meade, later commander of the Army of the Potomac.


Northbound, Exit 38A. Merge onto Atlantic City Expwy. East and continue 7 miles to end. Continue to third light, following signs for Atlantic Ave./Uptown. Turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1 1/2 miles to traffic light at S. Vermont Ave. (Lighthouse Plaza Apartments on right). Turn right onto S. Vermont Ave. and continue 1/2 block to parking lot on right.
Southbound, Exit 40. Merge onto US 30 East and continue 9 1/4 miles into Atlantic City. When road forks after passing "Do AC" water tank, keep left, following sign for Gardner's Basin and continue 1/2 mile on Mediterranean Ave. (becomes Melrose Ave.). Turn right (Uptown School and Park complex on right) onto S. Vermont Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to parking lot on right.


Eastbound, Atlantic Ave./Uptown. At end of expressway, use center lanes. After passing through two lights, get into left-turn lane, following signs for Atlantic Ave./Uptown. Turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1 1/2 miles to traffic light at S. Vermont Ave. (Lighthouse Plaza Apartments on right). Turn right onto S. Vermont Ave. and continue to parking lot on right.


Northbound, Atlantic City Expressway East (Pleasantville). Merge onto Atlantic City Expressway East and continue 5 1/2 miles to third light, at Atlantic Ave. Following signs for Atlantic Ave./Uptown, turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1 1/2 miles to traffic light at S. Vermont Ave. (Lighthouse Plaza Apartments on right). Turn right onto S. Vermont Ave. and continue 1/2 block to parking lot on right.
Southbound, NJ 157/N. Shore Rd. (Absecon). At traffic light at Lisbon Ave. (first light after passing Sunryser Restaurant on left), continue straight (US 9 goes to right) onto NJ 157 South/N. Shore Rd. (sign for Atlantic City) 1 mile to first light. Turn left onto US 30 East/Absecon Blvd. and continue 6 1/4 miles. After passing Do AC water tower on left, continue to next light, where road divides. Keep right, following sign for Showboat, and continue on Delaware Ave. to third light. Turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to traffic light at S. Vermont Ave. (Lighthouse Plaza Apartments on right). Turn right onto S. Vermont Ave. and continue 1/2 block to parking lot on right.


Eastbound, Virginia Ave./Absecon Blvd. (Atlantic City). At traffic light (DO AC water tower on opposite left corner), use center lanes and continue on Absecon Blvd. past water tower through 1 light. Get into left lanes and continue to next light, at Delaware Ave. Bear left, following sign for Gardner's Basin, and continue 1/2 mile on Melrose Ave. Turn right (Uptown School and Park complex on right) onto N. Vermont Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to parking lot on right.

CASTO HOUSE / NORTHFIELD MUSEUM, Birch Grove Park, Burton Ave., Northfield       Website

Local history and memorabilia from the community of Northfield.


Northbound, Exit 36. At end of ramp, turn left onto Fire Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to second light. Turn right onto Tilton Rd. and continue 1 mile to third light. Turn right (Little Italy Restaurant on left) onto Burton Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to Birch Grove Park entrance on right. Enter park and continue 1/4 mile to house on left.
Southbound, Exit 36. Merge onto Tilton Rd./Co. Rt. 563 South and continue 1 1/2 miles to fourth light. Turn right (Little Italy Restaurant on left) onto Burton Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to Birch Grove Park entrance on right. Turn right and continue to house on left.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 662/Mill Rd. (Northfield). If Northbound, after passing Northfield Community School on right, turn left at next light, if Southbound, after passing Adams-Perfect Funeral Home on left, turn right at next light, onto Co. Rt. 662 West/Mill Rd. and continue 1/4 mile. Turn right (City Garage on right) onto Burton Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to Birch Grove Park entrance on left.

CEDAR BRIDGE TAVERN HISTORIC SITE, 200 Old Halfway Rd., Barnegat       Website

Tavern built in early 19th century has been restored to its original appearance.


Northbound, Exit 63B. Merge onto NJ 72 West and continue 6 miles. Turn left (sign on right for Cedar Bridge site) onto Warren Grove Rd. and continue 1/4 mile. Take first right (sign on opposite right corner for site) onto Old Cedar Bridge Rd. (unpaved) and continue 1 mile to historic site on left.
Southbound, Exit 67B. Merge onto Co. Rt. 554 West/W. Bay Ave. and continue 4 1/2 miles to end. Turn right onto NJ 72 West and continue 1/2 mile. Take first left (sign on right for Cedar Bridge site) onto Warren Grove Rd. and continue 1/4 mile. Take first right (sign on opposite right corner for site) onto Old Cedar Bridge Rd. (unpaved) and continue 1 mile to historic site on left.


Northbound, NJ 72 West (Manahawkin). After crossing under NJ 72, get into left lane and continue to traffic light. Turn left, following signs for NJ 72 West. Merge onto NJ 72 West and continue 7 miles. Turn left (sign on right for Cedar Bridge site) onto Warren Grove Rd. and continue 1/4 mile. Take first right (sign on opposite right corner for site) onto Old Cedar Bridge Rd. (unpaved) and continue 1 mile to historic site on left.
Southbound, Co. Rt. 554/W. Bay Ave. (Barnegat). At traffic light in Barnegat, turn right (sign on right for Medford/Camden) onto Co. Rt. 554 West/W. Bay Ave. and continue 6 miles to end. Turn right onto NJ 72 West and continue 1/2 mile. Take first left (sign on right for Cedar Bridge site) onto Warren Grove Rd. and continue 1/4 mile. Take first right (sign on opposite right corner for site) onto Old Cedar Bridge Rd. (unpaved) and continue 1 mile to historic site on left.


Eastbound and Westbound, Warren Grove Rd. (Barnegat Township). If Eastbound (2 miles after passing traffic light at Co. Rt. 539/Whiting Rd.), turn right, if Westbound (1/4 mile after passing junction with Co. Rt. 554), turn left (sign on right for Cedar Bridge site), onto Warren Grove Rd. and continue 1/4 mile. Take first right (sign on opposite right corner for site) onto Old Cedar Bridge Rd. (unpaved) and continue 1 mile to historic site on left.

COLONIAL HOUSE, 653 1/2 Washington St., Cape May       Website

Permanent and changing exhibits pertaining to Cape May are displayed in a Revolutionary-era building that served as a tavern and family home.


Southbound, NJ 109 South. At end of Parkway, follow signs for NJ 109 South and continue straight 2 1/4 miles on NJ 109 South/Lafayette St. into Cape May. After passing light at Madison Ave., take third left onto Franklin St., then turn right into first driveway and proceed to city parking lot. House is adjacent to lot.

HEREFORD INLET LIGHTHOUSE, 111 N. Central Ave., North Wildwood       Website

1874 lighthouse with small museum in Victorian building.


Northbound, Exit 4. At end of ramp, turn right onto NJ 47 South and continue 2 3/4 miles into Wildwood. At fourth light, turn left on New Jersey Ave. and continue 2 1/4 miles into North Wildwood. Turn right onto E. Third Ave. (Wawa on right) and go one block. Turn left onto Central Ave. and go 2 1/2 blocks to lighthouse on right.
Southbound, Exit 6. At end of ramp, turn right onto NJ 147 East and continue 4 miles into North Wildwood. After crossing bridge into North Wildwood, continue through three lights. Turn left (Greater Wildwood Elks on left) onto W. First Ave. and continue to second stop sign. Turn left onto Central Ave. and continue 1/2 block to lighthouse on right.


Northbound and Southbound, NJ 147/Co. Rt. 618/Indian Trail Rd. (Burleigh). At traffic light, if Northbound (Peace Token Bait and Tackle on left), turn right, if Southbound (Corner Cafe on left), turn left, onto NJ 147 East/North Wildwood Blvd. and continue 4 1/2 miles into North Wildwood. Turn left onto First Ave. (after passing Jersey Bait & Tackle) and go one block. Turn left on Central Ave. and continue to lighthouse on right.

HISTORIC COLD SPRING VILLAGE, 720 Route 9, Cape May       Website

Restored southern New Jersey farm village of 1870s with craft and folk art demonstrations. About 20 buildings have been moved here from various points in Cape May County.


Southbound, Exit 0. At end of Parkway, turn right onto NJ 109 North and continue 1/2 mile to junction with US 9. Continue straight on US 9 North 1/2 mile to entrance on left.


Northbound, on left, 1/2 mile north of junction with NJ 109.
Southbound, on right, 1/2 mile south of Lower Cape May Regional High School.

HISTORIC GARDNER'S BASIN, 800 N. New Hampshire Ave., Atlantic City       Website

Entertainment and dining center at anchorage once used by commercial fishing fleets and rumrunners. Atlantic City Cruises depart from here. Site includes Atlantic City Aquarium.


Northbound, Exit 38A. Merge onto Atlantic City Expwy. East and continue 7 miles to Exit 1. Follow Brigantine Connector 1 1/4 miles to Exit E. At first light, turn left onto US 30 East/Absecon Blvd. and continue 1/2 mile to fourth light. Bear left onto Mediterranean Ave. and continue 1/4 mile (becomes Melrose Ave.) to third light. Turn left onto N. New Hampshire Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. When dualized section ends, continue straight into complex parking lot.
Southbound, Exit 40. Merge onto US 30 East and continue 9 1/4 miles into Atlantic City. When road forks after passing "Do AC" water tank, keep left, following sign for Gardner's Basin and continue 3/4 mile on Mediterranean Ave. (becomes Melrose Ave.) to traffic light at N. New Hampshire Ave. Turn left onto N. New Hampshire Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. When dualized section ends, continue straight into complex parking lot.


Eastbound, Atlantic Ave./Uptown. At end of expressway, use center lanes. After passing through two lights, get into left-turn lane, following signs for Atlantic Ave./Uptown. Turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1 1/2 miles to traffic light at N. New Hampshire Ave. (Grace Assembly of God on left). Turn left and go 3/4 mile. When dualized section ends, continue straight into complex parking lot.


Northbound, Atlantic City Expressway East (Pleasantville). Merge onto Atlantic City Expressway East and continue 5 3/4 miles to third light. Following signs for Atlantic Ave./Uptown, turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1 1/2 miles to traffic light at N. New Hampshire Ave. (Grace Assembly of God Church on left). Turn left onto N. New Hampshire Ave. and continue 3/4 mile. When dualized section ends, continue straight into Gardner's Basin parking lot.
Southbound, NJ 157/N. Shore Rd. (Absecon). At traffic light at Lisbon Ave. (first light after passing Sunryser Restaurant on left), continue straight (US 9 goes to right) onto NJ 157 South/N. Shore Rd. (sign for Atlantic City) 1 mile to first light. Turn left onto US 30 East/Absecon Blvd. and continue 6 1/4 miles. After passing Do AC water tower on left, continue to next light, where road divides. Keep left, following sign for Gardner's Basin, and continue on Mediterranean Ave. 1/2 mile (name changes to Melrose Ave.) to traffic light at N. New Hampshire Ave. Turn left onto N. New Hampshire Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. When dualized section ends, continue straight into Gardner's Basin parking lot.


Eastbound, Virginia Ave./Absecon Blvd. (Atlantic City). At traffic light (DO AC water tower on opposite left corner), use center lanes and continue on Absecon Blvd. past water tower through 1 light. Get into left lanes and continue to next light, at Delaware Ave. Bear left, following sign for Gardner's Basin, and continue 1/2 mile on Melrose Ave. to third light. Turn left onto New Hampshire Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. When divided highway ends, continue straight into parking lot.

HISTORIC TOWN OF SMITHVILLE, 615 E. Moss Mill Rd., Smithville       Website

Restored 18th-century village with shops and restaurants.


Northbound, Exit 44. At end of ramp, turn left onto Pomona Rd. and continue 1/4 mile. Take first right (sign for Smithville/Leeds Point on right) onto Alt. Co. Rt. 561 South/E. Moss Mill Rd. and continue 3 miles. Turn left (sign on right for Town of Smithville/E. Moss Mill Rd.) to stay on E. Moss Mill Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to parking lot on left.
Southbound, Exit 48. Follow US 9 South 4 miles on US 9 to village on right. Overflow parking lot is on left. For main parking lot, continue to traffic light. Turn right onto Alt. Co. Rt. 561 North/E. Moss Mill Rd. and continue to lot entrance on right.


Eastbound, Exit 12. At end of ramp, turn left onto Co. Rt. 575 North/Wrangleboro Rd. and continue 7 1/4 miles (name changes to Pomona Rd.). After passing Garden State Parkway interchange, take next right (sign on right for Smithville/Leeds Point) onto Alt. Co. Rt. 561 South/E. Moss Mill Rd. and continue 3 miles. When road becomes divided highway, take second left (sign on right for Leeds Point/Towne of Smithville/Moss Mill Rd.) to stay on E. Moss Mill Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to parking on left.
Westbound, Exit 7N. Merge onto Garden State Parkway North and continue 6 1/2 miles to Exit 44. At end of ramp, turn left onto Co. Rt. 575 North/Pomona Rd. and continue 1/4 mile. Take first right (sign on right for Smithville/Leeds Point) onto Alt. Co. Rt. 561 South/E. Moss Mill Rd. and continue 3 miles. When road becomes divided highway, take second left (sign on right for Alt. Co. Rt. 561/Moss Mill Rd.) to stay on E. Moss Mill Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to parking on left.


Northbound, Alt. Co. Rt. 561/Moss Mill Rd. (Smithville). At traffic light (Emmaus United Methodist Church on right), turn left (sign on right for Hammonton) onto E. Moss Mill Rd. and continue to parking lots on left and right.
Southbound, Alt. Co. Rt. 561/Moss Mill Rd. (Smithville). For Smithville Inn, entrance is on right. For parking for shops and Village Greene, continue to traffic light. Turn right (sign on right for Hammonton) onto E. Moss Mill Rd. and continue to parking lots on left and right.


Eastbound, Co. Rt. 633/Jimmie Leeds Rd. (Galloway). At traffic light (first light after passing T.W. Howell's on left), turn left onto Co. Rt. 633 East/Jimmie Leeds Rd. and continue 1/2 mile to first light. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 575 North/Pomona Rd. and continue 3 1/2 miles. After passing Garden State Parkway, take first right (sign on right for Smithville/Leeds Point) onto Alt. Co. Rt. 561 South/E. Moss Mill Rd. and continue 3 miles. When road becomes divided highway, take second left (sign on right for Alt. Co. Rt. 561/Moss Mill Rd.) to stay on E. Moss Mill Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to parking lot on left.
Westbound, NJ 157/Shore Rd. (Absecon). At traffic light, turn right onto NJ 157 North/Shore Rd. and continue 1 1/4 miles to first light. Continue straight onto US 9 North and go 4 1/4 miles to traffic light at Moss Mill Rd. Turn left onto Moss Mill Rd. and continue to parking lot on right.

EMLEN PHYSICK ESTATE, 1048 Washington St., Cape May       Website

Restored late 19th-century mansion provides insight into Victorian age life in southern New Jersey.


Southbound, NJ 109 South. At end of Parkway, follow signs for NJ 109 South and continue south 1 1/2 miles on NJ 109/Lafayette St. When street becomes one way, stay in left lane and turn left on Sidney Ave. Go one block and turn right on Washington St., then continue 1/2 mile to house on left.

SOMERS MANSION STATE HISTORIC SITE, 1000 Shore Rd., Somers Point       Website

Oldest house in Atlantic County, the home of early settler Richard Somers, constructed in Flemish-bond style. Contains 18th and 19th century furnishings.


Northbound, Exit 29. Follow US 9 North 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Mays Landing Rd./Co. Rt. 559 South (sign for Somers Point/Ocean City) and go 3/4 mile to first light. Turn left onto NJ 52 North/MacArthur Blvd., then take first right into parking lot.
Southbound, Exit 30. After paying toll, continue 3/4 mile on N. Laurel Dr. to first light. Cross US 9 and continue 1/2 mile on NJ 52 South/MacArthur Blvd. to second light (Somers Mansion is on left). For parking, turn left onto Co. Rt. 585 North/Shore Rd.. Continue 1/4 mile on Shore Rd. past Historical Society museum on left. Take next left onto Centre St. (sign on right for Historical Society), then take first left off Centre St. and proceed to parking lot behind Historical Society building.


Northbound, Co. Rt. 559/Somers Point-Mays Landing Rd. (Somers Point). After leaving Garden State Parkway, continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 559 South/Somers Point-Mays Landing Rd. (sign for Somers Pt./Ocean City) and continue 3/4 mile to first light. Turn left onto NJ 52 North/MacArthur Blvd., then take first right into parking lot.
Southbound, NJ 52/MacArthur Blvd. (Somers Point). After passing Auto Tech Auto Repair on left, continue to next light. Turn left onto NJ 52 South/MacArthur Blvd. (sign for Ocean City) and continue 1/2 mile to second light. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 585 North/Shore Rd., pass Somers Mansion on left, then take first left onto Centre St. (sign on right for Atlantic County Historical Society parking). Take first left from Centre St. and continue to parking lot behind Historical Society building.

STAFFORD TOWNSHIP HERITAGE CENTER, 50 W. Bay Ave., Manahawkin       Website

Four-building complex including Manahawkin Old Baptist Church, Old Stone Store, Manahawkin Railroad Station and Cavalry Cottage spotlight the history of the Manahawkin-Stafford Township area.


Northbound, Exit 63A, merge onto NJ 72 East, Southbound, Exit 63, keep right on ramp, merge onto NJ 72 East, Both, continue 1 1/2 miles to US 9 North/Manahawkin Exit. Merge onto US 9 North and get into left lane. At first light, turn left onto W. Bay Ave., following signs for NJ 72 West. Parking lot for Heritage Center is on left (sign for Old Stone Store).


Northbound and Southbound, NJ 72 West/W. Bay Ave. (Manahawkin). If Northbound, after crossing under NJ 72, get in left lane and continue to traffic light; turn left, following signs for NJ 72 West, onto Bay Ave., if Southbound, at traffic light, turn right (Re/Max on left). Both, continue to parking area, using first driveway on left (sign for Old Stone Store on left).


Eastbound, US 9 North/Manahawkin Exit (Manahawkin). Merge onto US 9 North and immediately get into left lane. At first light, turn left (sign on right for NJ 72 West/Inspection Station) onto W. Bay Ave. Park in Old Stone Store lot on left.
Westbound, Mill Creek Rd./Beach Haven West Exit (Stafford Township). Keep right and continue on Mill Creek Rd. 1/2 mile to end. Turn left onto E. Bay Ave. and continue 1 mile to first light. Cross US 9, then take first left into Old Stone Store parking lot.

WHITESBOG VILLAGE, 120-13 Whitesbog Rd., Browns Mills       Website

Original village complex of a still-active cranberry and blueberry growing operation is preserved as an example of Pine Barrens cranberry cultivation in the early part of the 20th century. Tours, monthly moonlight walks, other events. Buildings are open only during tours and special events. Visitors may also take self-guided tours, hike or ride horseback on eight miles of trails, canoe, kayak or fish in ponds or streams.


Eastbound and Westbound, Co. Rt. 530 West/Lakehurst Rd. (Pemberton Township). At junction with Co. Rt. 530 West (sign on right for Browns Mills/Joint Base MDL), if Eastbound (7 miles past junction with NJ 72), turn left, if Westbound (5 miles past junction with Co. Rt. 539), turn right, onto Co. Rt. 530 West and continue 1 1/4 miles to village entrance on right.


Eastbound, use NJ 70 East.
Westbound, NJ 70 (Woodland Township). At traffic circle at western end, take first exit from circle (NJ 70 East/Lakehurst) and continue 6 3/4 miles to junction with Co. Rt. 530 West (sign on right for Browns Mills/Joint Base MDL). Turn left onto Co. Rt. 530 West and continue 1 1/4 miles to village entrance on right.

Museums



AFRICAN-AMERICAN HERITAGE MUSEUM OF SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY, 2200 Fairmount Ave., Atlantic City       Website

Gallery in Noyes Art Garage exhibits artifacts from the museum's main building in Newtonville.


Northbound and Southbound, Exit 38A. Merge onto Atlantic City Expwy. East and continue 7 miles to end. At first light, turn right onto Fairmount Ave. Museum is on left, in Noyes Art Garage. Park in street or in garage.


Eastbound, Fairmount Ave. At first light after expressway ends, turn right onto Fairmount Ave. Immediately get into the left lane and park in Wave Garage on left. Follow signs for Noyes Art Garage. Museum is located in Art Garage.


Northbound and Southbound, Atlantic City Expressway East (Pleasantville). Merge onto Atlantic City Expressway East and continue 5 1/2 miles to first light at end of expressway, at Fairmount Ave. Turn right onto Fairmount Ave. (sign on right for Noyes Arts Garage) and continue 1/2 block to Wave Garage on left. Museum is located in Noyes Art Garage.

 
Eastbound, Winchester Ave. (Atlantic City). After passing Ciocca auto dealership on right, cross bridge, then at next light, turn left onto Winchester Ave. and continue 1 mile (name changes to Arctic Ave.). At traffic light at Mississippi Ave. (White House Sub Shop on left), turn left and proceed to Noyes Art Garage parking garage on right. Museum is located in Art Garage.

AFRICAN-AMERICAN HERITAGE MUSEUM OF SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY, 661 Jackson Rd., Newtonville       Website

Over 3000 artifacts collected by Ralph E. Hunter Sr. depict the history of African Americans in the 20th century.


Eastbound and Westbound, Exit 28. At end of ramp, if Eastbound, turn right onto NJ 54 South, if Westbound, merge onto NJ 54 North, keep right and take U-turn jughandle; at stop sign, cross northbound lanes and merge onto NJ 54 South. Both, continue 4 miles to second light. Turn left (sign for Newtonville) onto Jackson Rd. and continue 1 mile to museum at Martin Luther King Center.


Eastbound, Co. Rt. 690/Weymouth Rd. (Buena). At traffic light (St. Padre Pio Shrine on left), bear left (not sharp left) onto Co. Rt. 690 East/Weymouth Rd. (sign on right for Bellview Winery) and continue 2 miles to first light. Turn left onto NJ 54 North and continue 2 3/4 miles to first light. Turn right (sign for Newtonvlle) onto Jackson Rd. and continue 1 mile to museum on left at Martin Luther King Center.
Westbound, NJ 54/Blue Anchor Rd. (Buena). At traffic light (sign on right for NJ 54 North/Hammonton), turn right onto NJ 54 North and continue 4 1/2 miles to second light. Turn right (sign for Newtonvlle) onto Jackson Rd. and continue 1 mile to museum on left at Martin Luther King Center.


Northbound and Southbound, Jackson Rd. (Buena Vista Township). At traffic light (sign on right for Newtonville), if Northbound, after passing Abundant Living Church on right, turn right, if Southbound (first light after passing State Police barracks on right), turn left, onto Jackson Rd. and continue 1 mile to museum on left.


Southbound, NJ 54/Twelfth St. (Folsom). After passing Rodio's Kitchen on left, at next traffic light, turn right onto NJ 54 South (sign on right for NJ 54 South/Buena) and continue 3 miles to first light. Turn left (sign for Newtonville) onto Jackson Rd. and continue 1 mile to museum at Martin Luther King Center.


Eastbound and Westbound, NJ 54 South/Buena/Millville Exit (Folsom). Merge onto NJ 54 South and continue 2 miles to first light. Turn left (sign for Newtonville on right) onto Jackson Rd. and continue 1 mile to museum at Martin Luther King Center.

ATLANTIC COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY, 907 Shore Rd., Somers Point       Website

Museum containing over 20,000 artifacts relating to Atlantic County history from the 18th century to the late 20th. Guided tours feature the highlights of the collection.


Northbound, Exit 29. Follow US 9 North 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Mays Landing Rd./Co. Rt. 559 South (sign for Somers Point/Ocean City) and go 3/4 mile to first light. Continue straight on Co. Rt. 585 North/Shore Rd. 1/4 mile to museum on left. For parking, continue past museum, then take first left onto Centre St. (sign on right for Historical Society parking). Take first left off Centre St. and continue to parking lot behind Historical Society building.
Southbound, Exit 30. After paying toll, continue 3/4 mile on N. Laurel Dr. to first light. Cross US 9 and continue 1/2 mile on NJ 52 South/MacArthur Blvd. to second light. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 585 North/Shore Rd. and continue 1/4 mile on Shore Rd. to Historical Society on left. For parking, continue past museum, then take first left onto Centre St. (sign on right for Historical Society parking). Take first left off Centre St. and continue to parking lot behind Historical Society building.


Northbound, Co. Rt. 559/Somers Point-Mays Landing Rd. (Somers Point). After leaving Garden State Parkway, continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 559 South/Somers Point-Mays Landing Rd. (sign for Somers Pt./Ocean City) and continue 3/4 mile to first light. Continue straight on Co. Rt. 585 North/Shore Rd., pass Somers Mansion and Historical Society on left, then take first left onto Centre St. (sign on right for Historical Society parking). Take first left off Centre St. and continue to parking lot behind Historical Society building.
Southbound, NJ 52/MacArthur Blvd. (Somers Point). After passing Auto Tech Auto Repair on left, continue to next light. Turn left onto NJ 52 South/MacArthur Blvd. (sign for Ocean City) and continue 1/2 mile to second light. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 585 North/Shore Rd., pass Somers Mansion on left, then take first left onto Centre St. (sign on right for Historical Society parking). Take first left off Centre St. and continue to parking lot behind Historical Society building.

ATLANTIC COUNTY VETERANS MUSEUM, 189 Route 50, Mays Landing       Website

Museum keeps alive the memories and spirit of those who served in the US Armed Forces.


Eastbound, Exit 17. At end of ramp, turn right onto NJ 50 South and continue 4 1/2 miles to traffic light at US 40/Main St. in Mays Landing. Continue straight on US 40 West/NJ 50 South to second light. Following sign for NJ 50 South/Wildwood/Cape May, turn left onto Mill St. and continue on NJ 50 South 4 miles to museum on left.
Westbound, Exit 12. At end of ramp, turn left onto Co. Rt. 575 South and get into the right lane. Turn right on US 40/US 322 West, pass through light, then take jughandle, following signs for US 40 West. Continue 5 miles on US 40 into Mays Landing. At light at Cape May Ave., turn left to stay on US 40 and continue to second light. Following sign for NJ 50 South/Wildwood/Cape May, turn left onto Mill St. and continue on NJ 50 South 4 miles to museum on left.


Eastbound and Westbound, NJ 50 South (Mays Landing). At traffic light in Mays Landing (sign on right for NJ 50 South/Wildwood/Cape May), if Eastbound, turn right, if Westbound, turn left, onto NJ 50 South and continue 4 miles to museum on left.


Eastbound, NJ 50 (Tuckahoe). At end of NJ 49 in Tuckahoe, turn left onto NJ 50 North and continue 7 3/4 miles to museum on right.


Northbound, on right, in Estell Manor, after passing Stephen Lake on left, MM 14.5
Southbound, on left, in Estell Manor, 1/4 mile south of Atlantic County Park entrance

AVALON HISTORY CENTER, 215 39th St., Avalon       Website

Museum spotlights the history of Avalon as a resort community.


Northbound and Southbound, Exit 13. At end of ramp, turn left onto Avalon Blvd. and continue 3 1/4 miles to second light, in Avalon. Turn right onto Dune Dr. and continue 1/2 mile. Turn right onto 39th St. and continue to museum on right.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 601/Avalon Blvd. (Swainton). If Northbound, turn right (Certified Dermatology on right), if Southbound, turn left (Downbeach Auto Outlet on right), onto Co. Rt. 601 East/Avalon Blvd. and continue 4 miles on Avalon Blvd. to second light, in Avalon. Turn right onto Dune Dr. and continue 1/2 mile. After passing Avalon water tower on right, take next right onto 39th St. and continue to museum on right.

SAM AZEEZ MUSEUM OF WOODBINE HERITAGE, 610 Washington Ave., Woodbine       Website

Museum located in historic Brotherhood Synagogue traces the growth of Woodbine as an agricultural colony built by Russian Jewish immigrants.


Northbound, Exit 10. At end of ramp, turn left onto Stone Harbor Blvd. and continue 1/4 mile to second light. Cross US 9 and continue 6 miles on Court House-South Dennis Rd. to end. Bear right onto NJ 47 North and continue 2 miles to third light. Turn right (sign on right for Woodbine) onto Co. Rt. 611/Tyler Rd. (becomes Woodbine-Dennisville Rd.) and continue 3 miles into Woodbine. Bear right on Washington Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to museum on left.
Southbound, Exit 17. At end of ramp, turn left onto Sea Isle Blvd. (sign for Ocean View/Woodbine) and continue 1/4 mile to end. Turn right onto US 9 North and go 1/2 mile to first light. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 550 West (sign for Woodbine) and continue 4 miles to traffic circle. Take second exit from circle and continue 2 1/2 miles to blinker light at Washington Ave. in Woodbine. Turn left onto Washington Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to museum on right.


Northbound, Co. Rt. 657/Court House-South Dennis Rd. (Cape May Court House). At traffic light (Court House Diner on right), turn left (sign on right for South Dennis) onto Co. Rt. 657 North/Court House-South Dennis Rd. and continue 5 3/4 miles to end. Turn right onto NJ 47 North and continue 2 miles to second light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 611 North/Tyler Rd. (becomes Woodbine-Dennisville Rd.) and continue 3 miles into Woodbine. Bear right onto Washington Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to museum on left.
Southbound, Co. Rt. 550/Woodbine-Ocean View Rd. (Ocean View). After passing Sea Grove Garden Center on right, continue 1/4 mile to next light. Turn right (signs on right for Woodbine, Belleplain State Forest) onto Co. Rt. 550 West/Woodbine-Ocean View Rd. and continue 4 miles to traffic circle. Take second exit from circle and continue 2 1/2 miles to blinker light at Washington Ave. in Woodbine (name changes to Dehirsch Ave.). Turn left (Woodbine Meat Market on right) onto Washington Ave., staying on Co. 550 West, and go 1/4 mile to museum on right.


Northbound, Co. Rt. 611/Tyler Rd. (Dennis Township). At traffic light (first light after passing through Dennisville), turn right (sign for Woodbine) onto Co. Rt. 611/Tyler Rd. Continue 3 miles (becomes Woodbine-Dennisville Rd.) into Woodbine. Bear right onto Washington Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to museum on left.
Southbound, Co. Rt. 557/Washington Ave. (Dennis Township). At traffic light (3/4 mile after passing light at southern junction with NJ 347), turn left (sign on right for Belleplain State Forest) onto Co. Rt. 557 North/Washington Ave. and continue 3 1/4 miles to museum on left in Woodbine.

BARNEGAT LIGHT MUSEUM, 501 Central Ave., Barnegat Light       Website

Museum in former schoolhouse includes memorabilia of Long Beach Island and original Barnegat Light lens.


Northbound, Exit 63A, merge onto NJ 72 East, Southbound, Exit 63, keep right on ramp, merge onto NJ 72 East, Both, continue 7 miles over Barnegat Bay bridge to third light in Ship Bottom. Turn left onto Long Beach Blvd. and continue 8 1/2 miles (name changes to Central Ave.). In Barnegat Light borough, continue on Central Ave. to museum on left at Fifth St.


Northbound and Southbound, NJ 72 East/Long Beach Island Exit (Manahawkin). Merge onto NJ 72 East and continue 5 1/2 miles across Barnegat Bay. After crossing bridge, continue to third light, in Ship Bottom. Turn left onto Long Beach Blvd. and continue 9 1/2 miles (name changes to Central Ave.) into Barnegat Light borough. Museum is on left at Fifth St.


Eastbound, Long Beach Blvd. (Ship Bottom). At third light in Ship Bottom, turn left onto Long Beach Blvd. and continue 8 1/4 miles into Barnegat Light. Continue straight on Central Ave. 1/4 mile to museum on left, at Fifth St.

GEORGE F. BOYER HISTORICAL MUSEUM, 3907 Pacific Ave., Wildwood       Website

Museum highlights the growth of Wildwood from its beginnings to its present popular resort status,


Northbound, Exit 4, turn right, Southbound, Exit 4A, merge onto NJ 47 South, Both, continue 2 1/4 miles on NJ 47 South. After crossing bridge into Wildwood, continue 1/2 mile on Rio Grande Ave. to fifth light. Turn left on Pacific Ave. and go 1/2 mile to museum on right.


Northbound and Southbound, NJ 47/Delsea Dr. (Rio Grande). If Northbound, turn right (sign on right for Wildwood), if Southbound, turn left after passing Grande Center on right, onto NJ 47 South and continue 3 miles. After crossing bridge into Wildwood, continue 1/2 mile on Rio Grande Ave. to fifth light. Turn left on Pacific Ave. and go 1/2 mile to museum on right.


Northbound and Southbound, Pacific Ave. (Wildwood). At traffic light, if Northbound (Petals on left), turn right, if Southbound (Marvis Diner on right), turn left, onto Pacific Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to museum on right.

BRIGANTINE HISTORICAL MUSEUM, 3607 Brigantine Blvd., Brigantine       Website

Museum includes historical photographs and artifacts of the Brigantine area.


Northbound, Exit 38A. Merge onto Atlantic City Expwy. East and continue 7 miles to Exit 1. Follow Brigantine Connector 1 1/2 miles, then follow signs for Brigantine onto Brigantine Blvd. Continue 2 3/4 miles to lighthouse circle (museum is on left, just before circle). Make U-turn around circle and continue to parking lot on right.
Southbound, Exit 40. Merge onto US 30 East and continue 8 1/4 miles to Convention Center/Brigantine Exit on the left. Merge onto Brigantine Connector and, following signs for Brigantine, continue on Brigantine Blvd. 2 3/4 miles to lighthouse circle (museum is on left, just before circle). Make U-turn around circle and continue to parking lot on right.


Eastbound, Exit 1. Merge onto Brigantine Connector and continue 1 1/2 miles. After passing Exit F, keep right at first fork, following sign for Marina/Brigantine. Continue past Exit G and Harrah's Exit. When expressway ends, continue on Brigantine Blvd. 2 miles across Absecon Channel bridge to lighthouse circle (museum is on left, just before circle). Make U-turn around circle and continue to parking lot on right.


Northbound, Atlantic City Expressway East (Pleasantville). Merge onto Atlantic City Expressway East and continue 5 1/4 miles to Exit 1. Follow Brigantine Connector 1 1/2 miles. Following signs for Brigantine, continue past Exit G and merge onto NJ 87/Brigantine Blvd. Continue 2 3/4 miles on Brigantine Blvd. into Brigantine to lighthouse circle (museum is on left, just before circle). Make U-turn around circle and continue to parking lot on right.
Southbound, NJ 157/N. Shore Rd. (Absecon). At traffic light at Lisbon Ave. (first light after passing Sunryser Restaurant on left), continue straight (US 9 goes to right) onto NJ 157 South/N. Shore Rd. (sign for Atlantic City) 1 mile to first light. Turn left onto US 30 East/Absecon Blvd. and continue 5 1/4 miles to Convention Center/Brigantine Exit. Take Convention Center/Brigantine Exit on left, merge onto Brigantine Connector, continue past Exits F and G and, following signs for Brigantine, merge onto NJ 87/Brigantine Blvd. Continue 2 3/4 miles on Brigantine Blvd. into Brigantine to lighthouse circle (museum is on left, just before circle). Make U-turn around circle and continue to parking lot on right.


Eastbound, Convention Center/Brigantine Exit (Atlantic City). Merge onto Brigantine Connector. After passing Exit F, keep right at first highway split, following sign for Exit G. At Exit G, keep left, following signs for Brigantine Blvd./Harrahs, and continue 3 miles on NJ 87 North to lighthouse circle (museum is on left, just before circle). Make U-turn around circle and continue to parking lot on right.
Westbound, Brigantine Connector (Atlantic City). Bear right (small sign on right for Borgata) onto Brigantine Connector. At first light, turn right onto Brigantine Blvd. and continue 3 miles on NJ 87 North to lighthouse circle (museum is on left, just before circle). Make U-turn around circle and continue to parking lot on right.

COTTAGE MUSEUM, 105 Simpson Ave., Island Heights / JOHN F. PETO STUDIO MUSEUM, 102 Cedar Ave., Island Heights       Cottage Website       Peto Website

Island Heights history is displayed in the Cottage Museum, housed in an 1880s Victorian home.

The studio of painter John Frederick Peto, considered a master of the trompe l'oeil style, is preserved as a memorial to his life and works.

 
Northbound and Southbound, Exit 82. Merge onto NJ 37 East and continue 2 3/4 miles to West End Ave./Vaughn Ave. Exit. At end of ramp, turn right onto West End Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to four-way stop. Turn left onto Summit Ave. and continue 1/4 mile.
For Cottage Museum, turn right onto Simpson Ave. and continue to museum on right.
For Peto Museum, continue on Summit Ave. 1/2 mile. Turn right onto Cedar Ave. and continue two blocks, to museum on left, at Westray Ave.


Eastbound, Vaughn Ave./West End Ave./Island Heights Exit (Toms River), Westbound, West End Ave./Vaughn Ave. Exit (Toms River). If Eastbound (Cindy's Fast Break on right), take exit for West End Ave./Vaughn Ave., turn right onto West End Ave., if Westbound, after passing Salvation Army on right, take exit for West End Ave./Vaughn Ave., turn left onto West End Ave. and cross NJ 37. Continue 3/4 mile on West End Ave. to second stop sign. Turn left onto Ocean Ave. and continue 1/4 mile.
For Cottage Museum, turn left onto Simpson Ave. (First United Methodist Church on opposite left corner) and continue 1/2 block to museum on left.
For Peto Museum, from Simpson Ave. intersection, continue straight on Ocean Ave. 1/2 mile to five-point intersection. Turn left onto Cedar Ave. Museum is on the right.

DENNIS TOWNSHIP MUSEUM AND HISTORY CENTER, 681 Petersburg Rd., Dennisville       Website

Old Dennisville school house, built in 1874, provides a home for exhibits of artifacts pertaining to the history of Dennis Township.


Northbound, Exit 10. At end of ramp, turn left onto Stone Harbor Blvd. and continue 1/4 mile to second light. Cross US 9 and continue 6 miles on Court House-South Dennis Rd. to end. Bear right onto NJ 47 North and continue 1 1/2 miles to second light, in Dennisville. Turn right onto Petersburg Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to museum on right. Turn right onto Hall Ave. Parking lot is on left.
Southbound, Exit 17. At end of ramp, turn left onto Sea Isle Blvd. (Ocean View/Woodbine) and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn left onto US 9 South and continue 2 1/2 miles to first light, in Clermont. Turn right onto NJ 83 West and continue 3 3/4 miles to end. Turn right onto NJ 47 North and continue 1 mile to first light, in Dennisville. Turn right onto Petersburg Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to museum on right.


Northbound, Co. Rt. 657/Court House-South Dennis Rd. (Cape May Court House). At traffic light (Court House Diner on right), turn left (sign on right for South Dennis) onto Co. Rt. 657 North/Court House-South Dennis Rd. and continue 5 3/4 miles to end. Turn right onto NJ 47 North and continue 1 1/2 miles. At traffic light in Dennisville, turn right onto Petersburg Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to museum on right.
Southbound, NJ 83 (Clermont). After passing Ocean View Veterinary Hospital on right, continue to next light. Turn right (sign for NJ 83/South Dennis on right) onto NJ 83 West and continue 3 3/4 miles to end. Turn right onto NJ 47 North and continue 1 mile to first light. Turn right onto Petersburg Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to museum on right.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 610/Petersburg Rd. (Dennisville). At traffic light in Dennisville, turn left onto Co. Rt. 610 North/Petersburg Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to museum on right, at Hall Ave. Follow signs to parking.

DISCOVERY SEASHELL MUSEUM, 2721 Asbury Ave., Ocean City       Website

Museum features over 10,000 varieties of seashells, some very rare.


Northbound, Exit 25. At end of ramp, turn right onto Roosevelt Blvd. and continue 1 1/2 miles into Ocean City. Get into center lane approaching first light and continue straight onto 34th St. 1/4 mile to next light. Turn left onto Asbury Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to museum on the right, between 28th and 27th Sts.

 
Southbound, Exit 25. At end of ramp, turn left onto Roosevelt Blvd. and continue 1 1/2 miles into Ocean City. Get into center lane approaching first light and continue straight onto 34th St. 1/4 mile to next light. Turn left onto Asbury Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to museum on the right, between 28th and 27th Sts.


Northbound, Roosevelt Blvd. (Marmora). At Parkway interchange, continue straight (US 9 turns left to join Parkway) on Roosevelt Blvd. 1 1/2 miles into Ocean City. Get into center lane approaching first light and continue straight onto 34th St. 1/4 mile to next light. Turn left onto Asbury Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to museum on the right, between 28th and 27th Sts.

DOO WOP EXPERIENCE MUSEUM, 4500 Ocean Ave., Wildwood       Website

Museum captures the essence of the neon-infused era of the 1950s and early 1960s in Wildwood.


Northbound, Exit 4, turn right, Southbound, Exit 4A, merge onto NJ 47 South, Both, continue on NJ 47 South 3 miles to stop sign at Ocean Ave. Turn left onto Ocean Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to museum on left, opposite Wildwoods Convention Center.


Northbound and Southbound, NJ 47/Delsea Dr. (Rio Grande). If Northbound, turn right (sign on right for Wildwood), if Southbound, turn left after passing Grande Center on right, onto NJ 47 South and continue 3 3/4 miles to stop sign at Ocean Ave. Turn left onto Ocean Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to museum on left, opposite Wildwoods Convention Center.


Southbound, Atlantic Ave. (Wildwood). At traffic light, continue straight (NJ 47 ends) on E. Rio Grande Ave. 1 block. Turn left onto Ocean Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to museum on left, opposite Wildwoods Convention Center.

ENDICOTT REARDON FAMILY MUSEUM, 3036 S. Shore Rd., Ocean View       Website

Museum presents the history of the Sea Isle City-Ocean View area through the lives and experiences of the Endicott and Reardon families, who have lived in the region for over 100 years.


Northbound, Exit 20. At traffic light at end of ramp, turn left onto US 9 South and continue 1/2 mile to museum on right.
Southbound, Exit 25. At end of ramp, turn right onto US 9 South/Roosevelt Blvd. and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn left onto US 9 South/S. Shore Rd. and continue 5 1/2 miles through Palermo and Seaville to museum on right, 1/2 mile past NJ 50 junction.


Northbound, on left in Seaville, 1/4 mile after passing Echo Farms RV Park on left.
Southbound, on right in Seaville, 1/2 mile south of junction with NJ 50


Southbound, US 9 (Seaville). At traffic light at end of NJ 50, take US 9 South/Sea Isle City/Wildwood/Cape May Exit. Merge onto US 9 South and continue 1/2 mile to museum on right.

FORGOTTEN WARRIORS VIETNAM MUSEUM, 529 Forrestal Rd., Rio Grande / NAS WILDWOOD AVIATION MUSEUM, 500 Forrestal Rd., Rio Grande
      Vietnam Website       NAS Website


Forgotten Warriors Museum recounts the experiences of the soldiers who fought in Vietnam against the background of the era.

World War II-era Hangar #1 serves as the NAS Wildwood Museum, focusing on the airport's use as a military facility.


Northbound, Exit 4, turn left, Southbound, Exit 4B, turn right, onto NJ 47 North and continue 1 mile to third light. Turn left onto Railroad Ave. and continue 1 1/2 miles (becomes Seashore Rd.) to first light. Turn right on Breakwater Rd. and go 3/4 mile to first light. Turn right, enter Cape May County Airport on Lexington Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to end. Turn right and continue to Veterans Museum on right, Aviation Museum on left.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 613/Breakwater Rd. (Erma). At traffic light, if Northbound, turn left (sign on right for Cape May Airport), if Southbound, turn right (MM 5.5) onto Co. Rt. 613/Breakwater Rd. and go 3/4 mile to second light. Turn right onto Lexington Rd. When road forks, bear right on Langley Rd. and continue to end. Turn right and continue to Aviation Museum on left and Veterans Museum on right.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 626/Railroad Ave. (Rio Grande). At traffic light, if Northbound (after passing Rio Grande Bible Baptist Church on left), if Southbound (Rio Grande Post Office on right), turn right, onto Co. Rt. 626 South/S. Railroad Ave. and continue 1 1/2 miles to first light (name changes to Seashore Rd.), at Breakwater Rd. Turn right (small sign on right for Aviation Museum) onto Breakwater Rd. and continue 3/4 mile to first light. Turn right (sign on right for Lower Township Public Safety Complex) and enter Cape May County Airport on Lexington Rd. When road forks, bear right on Langley Rd. and continue to end. Turn right and continue to Veterans Museum on right, Aviation Museum on left.

GREATE EGG HARBOUR TOWNSHIP HISTORICAL SOCIETY MUSEUM, 6647 W. Jersey Ave., Egg Harbor Township       Website

Museum presents exhibits and artifacts pertaining to the history of Egg Harbor Township.


Northbound, Exit 36. At end of ramp, turn left onto Fire Rd. and go 1/4 mile to second light. Turn left (sign for Airport) onto Tilton Rd./Co. Rt. 563 and go 1/2 mile to first light. Turn left onto US 40/US 322 West/Black Horse Pike and continue 3/4 mile to third light, at Uibel Ave. (Harbortowne Plaza on right). Make U-turn onto US 40/US 322 East and continue 1/2 mile. Take first right onto Lincoln Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to stop sign. Turn right onto W. Jersey Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to museum on left.
Southbound, Exit 37. At end of ramp, turn right onto Washington Ave. and go 1/2 mile to first light. Following signs for US 40/US 322, turn left on Uibel Ave. and get into left lane. Turn left onto US 40/US 322 East and continue 1/2 mile. Take first right onto Lincoln Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to stop sign. Turn right onto W. Jersey Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to museum on left.


Eastbound, Exit 9. At end of ramp, turn right onto Delilah Rd. Take first left onto Windsor Dr. and continue 1/2 mile. Take second right onto Fernwood Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn left onto US 40/US 322 East and continue 3/4 mile to first light (@ami on right). Turn right onto Co. Rt. 684 South/Spruce Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to first light. Turn left onto W. Jersey Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to museum on right.
Westbound, Exit 7S. Merge onto Garden State Pkwy. South and continue past Exit 38A to Exit 37. At end of long ramp, turn right onto Washington Ave. and go 1/2 mile to first light. Following signs for US 40/US 322, turn left on Uibel Ave. and get into left lane. Turn left onto US 40/US 322 East and continue 1/2 mile. Take first right (Rodel Sholom Cemetery on right) onto Lincoln Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to stop sign. Turn right onto W. Jersey Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to museum on left.


Northbound, Co. Rt. 563/Tilton Rd. (Northfield). After passing 9 Plaza shopping mall on left, turn left (sign for Co. Rt. 563 North/Cologne on right) onto Co. Rt. 563 North/Tilton Rd. and continue 1 3/4 miles to T intersection. Turn left onto US 40/US 322 West/Black Horse Pike and continue 3/4 mile to third light, at Uibel Ave. (Harbortowne Plaza on right). Make U-turn onto US 40/US 322 East and continue 1/2 mile. Take first right onto Lincoln Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to stop sign. Turn right onto W. Jersey Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to museum on left.
Southbound, US 40/US 322/Black Horse Pike (Pleasantville). Turn right onto US 40/US 322 West (Atlantic City Cemetery on right) and continue 2 1/2 miles to traffic light at Uibel Ave. (Harbortowne Plaza on right). Make U-turn onto US 40/US 322 East and continue 1/2 mile. Take first right onto Lincoln Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to stop sign. Turn right onto W. Jersey Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to museum on left.

 
Eastbound, Co. Rt. 684/Spruce Ave. (Egg Harbor Township). At traffic light (Atlantic Medical Imaging on right), turn right onto Co. Rt. 684/Spruce Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to first light. Turn left onto W. Jersey Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to museum on right.
Westbound, Uibel Ave. (Egg Harbor Township). At traffic light (Harbortowne Plaza on right), make U-turn onto US 40/US 322 East and continue 1/2 mile. Take first right onto Lincoln Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to stop sign. Turn right onto W. Jersey Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to museum on left.

HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF HAMMONTON MUSEUM, 333 Vine St., Hammonton       Website

Museum presents exhibits and artifacts pertaining to history of Hammonton.


Eastbound and Westbound, Exit 28. At end of ramp, if Eastbound, turn left, if Westbound, merge, onto NJ 54 North and continue 2 miles into Hammonton. After crossing railroad tracks, continue through 1 light, then take second right onto Central Ave. Take first left onto Vine St. and continue 1/4 mile to museum on left. Park on right side of Vine St., before road curves left.


Eastbound, Wiltsey's Mill Rd. (Winslow Township). After passing Heart of Elm Plaza on right, take next right onto Wiltsey's Mill Rd. and continue 2 3/4 miles (name changes to N. Third St.) into Hammonton. After passing traffic light at Bellevue Ave., continue 1 block. Turn left onto Vine St. and continue to museum on left. Park on right side of Vine St., before road curves left.
Westbound, Co. Rt. 602/S. Egg Harbor Rd. (Hammonton). After passing DiDonato Bowling Center on right, bear left onto Co. Rt. 602 West and continue 2 miles into Hammonton. Turn right onto Vine St. (Mazzeo Studio on right) and continue 1/4 mile to museum on left. Park on right side of Vine St., before road curves left.


Northbound, Central Ave. (Hammonton). Turn right (sign on right for museum) onto Central Ave. and continue 1 block. Take first left onto Vine St. and continue to museum on left. Park on right side of Vine St., before road curves left.
Southbound, Third St. (Hammonton). At traffic light (first light in Hammonton), turn left onto Third St. and continue 1 block. Take first left onto Vine St. and continue 1/10 mile to museum on left. Park on right side of Vine St., before road curves left.


Southbound, US 30/NJ 54 (Hammonton). At traffic light, cross US 30 and continue on NJ 54 South 1 mile to first light. Turn left onto Third St., then take first left onto Vine St. and continue to museum on left. Park on Vine St. before road curves.

INSECTROPOLIS, 1761 Route 9, Toms River       Website

Exhibits in 12 rooms depict aspects of insect life and habits.


Northbound, Exit 83. Merge onto US 9 North and continue 2 miles to museum on right, behind Ozane Pest Control.
Southbound, Exit 89B. On service road, follow signs for NJ 70 West/Lakehurst. Merge onto NJ 70 West and continue 2 3/4 miles to US 9 South/Toms River Exit. Merge onto US 9 South and continue 2 1/2 miles to museum on left, behind Ozane Pest Control.


Northbound, on right, behind Ozane Pest Control, 1/2 mile north of traffic light at Co. Rt. 620/Church Rd.
Southbound, on left, behind Ozane Pest Control, 1 mile south of traffic light at Co. Rt. 622/Cox Cro Rd. (Ace Plaza on left).


Eastbound and Westbound, US 9 South/Toms River Exit (Toms River). Merge onto US 9 South and continue 2 1/2 miles to museum on the left, behind Ozane Pest Control.

LAKEHURST HISTORICAL MUSEUM, 300 Center St., Lakehurst       Website

Museum features dirigible memorabilia and artifacts of the Lakehurst area. Located in Old St. John's Church, the oldest Roman Catholic church in Ocean County.

 
Northbound, Exit 82A. Merge onto NJ 37 West and continue 6 1/2 miles to traffic circle. Take second exit from circle (NJ 70 West/Naval Base/Camden) and continue 1/2 mile on NJ 70 West to first light. Turn left onto Center St. and continue to museum on right.


Southbound, Exit 89B. On service road, follow signs for NJ 70 West/Lakehurst. Merge onto NJ 70 West and continue 8 1/4 miles to traffic light at Center St. in Lakehurst (1/2 mile past NJ 37 traffic circle). Turn left onto Center St. and continue to museum on right.


Southbound, NJ 70 West/Lakehurst/Camden Exit (Toms River). Merge onto NJ 70 West and continue 5 1/2 miles into Lakehurst. At first traffic light after junction with NJ 37, turn left onto Center St. and continue to museum on right.


Eastbound, use NJ 70
Westbound, NJ 70 West (Lakehurst). At NJ 70 traffic circle, take second exit from circle (sign for NJ 70 West/Camden). Continue 1/2 mile on NJ 70 West to first light. Turn left onto Center St. and continue to museum on right.


Eastbound and Westbound, Center St. (Lakehurst). At traffic light, if Eastbound (after passing Cedar Post Farm Market on left), turn right, if Westbound (Lakehurst Diner on right), turn left, onto Center St. and continue to museum on right.

LINWOOD HISTORICAL SOCIETY, 16 W. Poplar Ave., Linwood       Website

Museum in former Leedsville School displays exhibits and artifacts pertaining to the history of Linwood.


Northbound, Exit 29. Follow US 9 North 4 miles to traffic light at W. Poplar Ave. (first light after passing Linwood Gospel Chapel on right). Turn right onto W. Poplar Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to museum on left, at Lincoln Ave.
Southbound, Exit 36. Merge onto Co. Rt. 563/Tilton Rd. and continue 1 3/4 miles to traffic light at US 9/New Rd. Turn right (sign on right for Somers Point) onto US 9 South and continue 2 miles to traffic light at W. Poplar Ave. Turn left onto W. Poplar Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to museum on left, at Lincoln Ave.


Northbound and Southbound, W. Poplar Ave. (Linwood). If Northbound, turn right (1/2 mile north of Cornerstone office complex), if Southbound, turn left (1/2 mile south of Central Park East complex), onto W. Poplar Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to museum on left.

LITTLE RED SCHOOLHOUSE MUSEUM, 182 Wells Mills Rd., Waretown       Website

A replica of the Waretown schoolhouse in use from the 19th century through 1958 houses exhibits of the history of the Waretown area.


Northbound and Southbound, Exit 69. At end of ramp, turn right onto Co. Rt. 532 East/Wells Mills Rd. and continue 1 1/4 miles to museum on left, in Ocean County Park. Park in lot behind museum.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 532/Wells Mills Rd. (Waretown). If Northbound, at traffic light, turn left, if Southbound, at traffic light, turn right (sign on right for Brookville/Warren Grove/Camden), onto Co. Rt. 532 West and continue 3/4 mile to Ocean Township Park on right. Park in lot behind museum.

LONG BEACH ISLAND MUSEUM, 129 Engleside Ave., Beach Haven       Website

Memorabilia of World War II, Victorian life and local industry. Museum is located in former Holy Innocents Church.


Northbound, Exit 63A, merge onto NJ 72 East, Southbound, Exit 63, keep right on ramp, merge onto NJ 72 East, Both, continue 7 miles over Barnegat Bay bridge to third light in Ship Bottom. Turn right onto Long Beach Blvd. and continue 7 miles into Beach Haven (name changes to N. Bay Ave.). After passing Marlin Restaurant on right, turn left at next light onto Engleside Ave. and continue 1 block to stop sign. Museum is on opposite left corner.


Northbound and Southbound, NJ 72 East/Long Beach Island Exit (Manahawkin). Merge onto NJ 72 East and continue 5 1/2 miles across Barnegat Bay. After crossing bridge, continue to third light, in Ship Bottom. Turn right onto Long Beach Blvd. and continue 7 miles to traffic light at Engleside Ave., in Beach Haven. Turn left (Murphy's Market on left) onto Engleside Ave. and continue 1 block to all-way stop. Museum is on opposite left corner.


Eastbound, Long Beach Blvd. (Ship Bottom). At third light in Ship Bottom, turn right onto Long Beach Blvd. and continue 7 miles into Beach Haven. At traffic light at Engleside Ave. (Marketplace on left), turn left and continue 1 block to all-way stop at Beach Ave. Museum is on opposite left corner.

LONGPORT MUSEUM, 2305 Atlantic Ave., Longport       Website

Museum housed in former Coast Guard Life Saving Station and Borough Hall features exhibits chronicling the history of Longport, including the early families, fire fighters, those involved with the sea, police, historic storms and local establishments and transportation.


Northbound, Exit 29. Follow US 9 North 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Mays Landing Rd./Co. Rt. 559 South (sign for Somers Pt./Ocean City) and continue 3/4 mile to first light. Continue straight on Co. 585 North/Shore Rd. 1 mile to second light. Turn right onto E. Maryland Ave. and go 3 3/4 miles across Great Egg Harbor Inlet bridges into Longport. After leaving bridge, bear right onto N. 27th Ave. and continue to second stop sign. Turn right onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to museum on right at Municipal Complex at S. 24th Ave.
Southbound, Exit 36. Merge onto Co. Rt. 563 South/Tilton Rd. and go 2 1/2 miles to Mill Rd./Shore Rd. intersection (seventh light; get in left lane). Cross Shore Rd. and bear left onto E. Mill Rd./Co. Rt. 662. Continue 2 3/4 miles on causeways into Margate City. Bear right with traffic onto N. Jerome Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to end. Turn right onto Ventnor Ave., then make quick left onto S. Jerome Ave. and continue to stop sign. Turn right onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1 3/4 miles into Longport to museum on right, just past S. 24th Ave.


Northbound, Co. Rt. 559/Somers Point-Mays Landing Rd. (Somers Point). After leaving Garden State Parkway, continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 559 South/Somers Point-Mays Landing Rd. (sign for Somers Pt/Ocean City) and continue 3/4 mile to first light. Continue straight on Co. Rt. 585 North/Shore Rd. 1 mile to second light. Turn right on E. Maryland Ave. and continue 3 1/2 miles across Longport-Somers Point Bridge. When leaving the bridge, bear right onto N. 27th Ave. and continue to second stop sign. Turn right onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to museum on right.
Southbound, Co. Rt. 563/Tilton Rd. (Northfield). At traffic light (One Stop Car Audio on left), turn left (sign on right for Margate) onto Co. Rt. 563 South/Tilton Rd. and continue 3/4 mile to second light (get in left lane). Cross Shore Rd. and bear left onto Mill Rd. Continue 3 miles on causeways into Margate. After paying toll at bridge, bear right with traffic onto N. Jerome Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to end. Turn right onto Ventnor Ave., then make quick left onto S. Knight Ave. and continue to stop sign. Turn right onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1 3/4 miles into Longport to museum on right, just past S. 24th Ave.

MARGATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY AND MUSEUM, 1 S. Washington Ave., Margate City       Website

Museum focusing on history of Margate features artifacts and memorabilia, as well as antique fire-fighting equipment.


Northbound, Exit 29. Follow US 9 North 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Mays Landing Rd./Co. Rt. 559 South (sign for Somers Pt/Ocean City) and continue 3/4 mile to first light. Continue straight on Co. Rt. 585 North/Shore Rd. 1 mile to second light. Turn right onto E. Maryland Ave. and continue 3 3/4 miles across Longport-Somers Point Bridge. When leaving the bridge, keep left and continue on Ventnor Ave. After passing gazebo on right, keep right through next intersection and when road forks, keep right onto Pacific Ave. Continue on Pacific Ave. 3/4 mile to end. Turn left onto S. Washington Ave. Just before first light, turn right into parking lot at Historic City Hall. Museum is in City Hall building.
Southbound, Exit 36. Merge onto Co. Rt. 563 South/Tilton Rd. and go 2 1/2 miles to Mill Rd./Shore Rd. intersection (seventh light; get in left lane). Cross Shore Rd. and bear left onto E. Mill Rd./Co. Rt. 662. Continue 2 3/4 miles on causeways into Margate City. Bear right with traffic onto N. Jerome Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to end. Turn right onto Ventnor Ave., then make quick left onto S. Knight Ave. and continue to stop sign. Turn right onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1/2 mile. After passing Lucy the Elephant on left, at next light turn right onto S. Washington Ave. Just before first light, turn right into parking lot at Historic City Hall. Museum is in City Hall building.


Northbound, Co. Rt. 559/Somers Point-Mays Landing Rd. (Somers Point). After leaving Garden State Parkway, continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 559 South/Somers Point-Mays Landing Rd. (sign for Somers Pt/Ocean City) and continue 3/4 mile to first light. Continue straight on Co. Rt. 585 North/Shore Rd. 1 mile to second light. Turn right on E. Maryland Ave. and continue 3 1/2 miles across Longport-Somers Point Bridge. When leaving the bridge, keep left and continue on Ventnor Ave. After passing gazebo on right, keep right through next intersection and when road forks, keep right onto Pacific Ave. Continue on Pacific Ave. 3/4 mile to end. Turn left onto S. Washington Ave. Just before first light, turn right into parking lot at Historic City Hall. Museum is in City Hall building.
Southbound, Co. Rt. 563/Tilton Rd. (Northfield). At traffic light (One Stop Car Audio on left), turn left (sign on right for Margate) onto Co. Rt. 563 South/Tilton Rd. and continue 3/4 mile to second light (get in left lane). Cross Shore Rd. and bear left onto Mill Rd. Continue 3 miles on causeways into Margate. After paying toll at bridge, bear right with traffic onto N. Jerome Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to end. Turn right onto Ventnor Ave., then make quick left onto S. Knight Ave. and continue to stop sign. Turn right onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1/2 mile. After passing Lucy the Elephant on left, at next light turn right onto S. Washington Ave. Just before first light, turn right into parking lot at Historic City Hall. Museum is in City Hall building.

MUSEUM OF CAPE MAY COUNTY, 504 Route 9, Cape May Court House       Website

18th-century John Holmes House contains museum featuring extensive artifacts pertaining to life in southern New Jersey. Guided tours offered.


Northbound, Exit 10. At end of ramp, turn left onto Stone Harbor Blvd. and continue 1/4 mile to second light. Turn right onto US 9 North and continue 3/4 mile to museum on right.
Southbound, Exit 11. At end of ramp, turn right onto Crest Haven Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn left onto US 9 South and go 1/2 mile to museum on left.


Northbound, on right, 3/4 mile north of traffic light at Stone Harbor Blvd. in Cape May Court House, just after passing Oceana Rehabilitation and Nursing Center.
Southbound, on left, 1/2 mile south of traffic light at Cape May County Park.

NEW JERSEY MARITIME MUSEUM, 528 Dock Rd., Beach Haven       Website

Artifacts of New Jersey's seafaring history are displayed; famous shipwrecks and diving expeditions are highlighted.


Northbound, Exit 63A, merge onto NJ 72 East, Southbound, Exit 63, keep right on ramp, merge onto NJ 72 East, Both, continue 7 miles over Barnegat Bay bridge to third light in Ship Bottom. Turn right onto Long Beach Blvd. and continue 6 3/4 miles into Beach Haven (name changes to N. Bay Ave.). After passing light at Second St., take next right (small sign for museum on right) onto Dock Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to museum on left.


Northbound and Southbound, NJ 72 East/Long Beach Island Exit (Manahawkin). Merge onto NJ 72 East and continue 5 1/2 miles across Barnegat Bay. After crossing bridge, continue to third light, in Ship Bottom. Turn right onto Long Beach Blvd. and continue 7 miles into Beach Haven. After passing Second St. (Station No. 117 Restaurant on left), take next right (small sign on right for museum) onto Dock Rd. and continue to museum on left.


Eastbound, Long Beach Blvd. (Ship Bottom). At third light in Ship Bottom, turn right onto Long Beach Blvd. and continue 7 miles to traffic light at Second St. (Silver Sun Mall on right), in Beach Haven. Continue straight, then take next right onto Dock Rd. (sign for Morrison's Marina on right) and continue 3 blocks to museum on left.

OCEAN CITY HISTORICAL MUSEUM, 1735 Simpson Ave., Ocean City       Website

Local history museum, including doll exhibit, Victorian artifacts. Museum located in Ocean City community center. Also here is Ocean City Arts Center.


Northbound, Exit 25. At end of ramp, turn right on Roosevelt Blvd./Co. Rt. 623 and continue 1 1/2 miles to first light, in Ocean City. Turn left onto Bay Ave. and continue 1 3/4 miles to traffic light at E. 18th St. (Ocean City Intermediate School on right). Turn right onto E. 18th St. and go 1 1/2 blocks to Community Center parking lot on left. Museum is in Community Center.
Southbound, Exit 30. After paying toll, continue 3/4 mile on N. Laurel Dr. to first light. Cross US 9 and continue 2 3/4 miles on NJ 52 South across causeway. At first light in Ocean City, turn right onto Bay Ave. and go 3/4 mile. Turn left onto E. 17th St. and go 1 block. Cross Simpson Ave. and enter community center parking lot. Museum is in Community Center.


Northbound, Roosevelt Blvd. (Marmora). At Parkway interchange, continue straight (US 9 turns left to join Parkway) on Roosevelt Blvd. 1 1/2 miles into Ocean City. Get into left lane approaching first light. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 656/Bay Ave. and continue 1 3/4 miles to traffic light at E. 18th St. (after passing Ocean City Intermediate School on right). Turn right onto E. 18th St. and continue 1 1/2 blocks to Ocean City Community Center entrance on left. Museum is located in the Community Center.
Southbound, NJ 52/MacArthur Blvd. (Somers Point). After passing Auto Tech Auto Repair on left, continue to next light. Turn left onto NJ 52 South/MacArthur Blvd. (sign for Ocean City) and continue 2 3/4 miles across causeway. At first light in Ocean City, turn right onto Bay Ave. and go 3/4 mile. Turn left onto E. 17th St. and go 1 block. Cross Simpson Ave. and enter Ocean City Community Center parking lot. Museum is located in the Community Center.

OCEAN COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY, 26 Hadley Ave., Toms River       Website

Museum featuring history of Ocean County area in Pierson-Schulthorp House. Guided tours.

 
Northbound, Exit 81. Merge onto Water St. and continue 3/4 mile to fourth light. Turn left onto Hooper Ave. Take first right onto Washington St. and continue 1/4 mile. Take first left (sign on right for museum) onto Hadley Ave. and continue 1/2 block to museum on left.
Southbound, Exit 82. Merge onto NJ 37 East and continue 1 mile to Co. Rt. 549 South/Hooper Ave./Toms River Exit, just before second light. Merge onto Hooper Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. After passing Donovan Catholic High School, bear left onto Hadley Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to museum on right.


Eastbound, Co. Rt. 549 South/Hooper Ave./Toms River Exit (Toms River). After passing Lester Glenn Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep on right, take Co. Rt. 549 South exit just before next light. At end of ramp, merge onto Co. Rt. 549 South/Hooper Ave. and continue 1/4 mile on Hooper Ave. After passing St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, bear left onto Hadley Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to museum on right.
Westbound, Washington St./Beachwood Exit (Toms River). Take exit (Toms River Mall on right), cross NJ 37 and continue 1 3/4 miles on Washington St. Turn right (sign on right for museum) onto Hadley Ave. and continue 1 block to museum on left.

OLD SCHOOLHOUSE MUSEUM, 126 Main St., Forked River       Website

Large number of Victorian artifacts in an 1860 schoolhouse, which served Lacey Township until 1952.


Northbound and Southbound, Exit 74. At end of ramp, turn right onto Co. Rt. 614/Lacey Rd. and continue 2 1/4 miles to traffic light at US 9 in Forked River. Turn right onto US 9 South and continue 1/4 mile to museum on right.


Northbound, on left in Forked River, next to Mrs. Walker's Ice Cream.
Southbound, on right in Forked River, 1/4 mile past traffic light at Lacey Rd.

SEA ISLE CITY HISTORICAL MUSEUM, 4800 Central Ave., Sea Isle City       Website

Museum includes exhibits featuring history of Sea Isle City as a resort town.


Northbound, Exit 13. At end of ramp, turn right onto Avalon Blvd. and continue 1/2 mile to end. Turn right onto US 9 North and go 4 1/4 miles to second light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 625/Sea Isle Blvd. and go 2 3/4 miles into Sea Isle City to traffic light at Central Ave. (second light after crossing bridge into town). Turn right onto Central Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to museum in Cape May County Library building on right. Parking lot is on right after passing 48th St.
Southbound, Exit 17. At end of ramp, turn right, following sign for Sea Isle City, onto Co. Rt. 625/Sea Isle Blvd. and go 2 1/2 miles into Sea Isle City to traffic light at Central Ave. (second light after crossing bridge into town). Turn right onto Central Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to museum in Cape May County Library building on right. Parking lot is on right after passing 48th St.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 625/Sea Isle Blvd. (Ocean View). If Northbound, turn right (Gardner Hardware on left), if Southbound, after passing Bayshore Restaurant on right, turn left, onto Co. Rt. 625 East/Sea Isle Blvd. and continue 2 3/4 miles into Sea Isle City to traffic light at Central Ave. (second light after crossing bridge into town). Turn right onto Central Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to museum in Cape May County Library building on right at 48th St.

SOMERS POINT HISTORICAL MUSEUM, 745 Shore Rd., Somers Point       Website

Late 19th-century church and former library is the home for a museum documenting the history of the Somers Point area.


Northbound, Exit 29. Follow US 9 North 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Mays Landing Rd./Co. Rt. 559 South (sign for Somers Point/Ocean City) and go 3/4 mile to first light. Continue straight on Co. 585 North/Shore Rd. 1/4 mile. For parking, turn left onto W. New Jersey Ave. (Atlantic County Library on left). During the week, park in City Hall lot on right; on weekends, continue to First St., turn right and park in street. Walk back to museum on Shore Rd. in former church next to City Hall.
Southbound, Exit 30. After paying toll, continue 3/4 mile on N. Laurel Dr. to first light. Cross US 9 and continue 1/2 mile on NJ 52 South/MacArthur Blvd. to second light. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 585 North/Shore Rd. and continue 1/4 mile. For parking, turn left onto W. New Jersey Ave. (Atlantic County Library on left). During the week, park in City Hall lot on right; on weekends, continue to First St., turn right and park in street. Walk back to museum on Shore Rd. in former church next to City Hall.


Northbound, Co. Rt. 559/Somers Point-Mays Landing Rd. (Somers Point). After leaving Garden State Parkway, continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 559 South/Somers Point-Mays Landing Rd. (sign for Somers Pt./Ocean City) and continue 3/4 mile to first light. Continue straight on Co. 585 North/Shore Rd. 1/4 mile. For parking, turn left onto W. New Jersey Ave. (Atlantic County Library on left). During the week, park in City Hall lot on right; on weekends, continue to First St., turn right and park in street. Walk back to museum on Shore Rd. in former church next to City Hall.
Southbound, NJ 52/MacArthur Blvd. (Somers Point). After passing Auto Tech Auto Repair on left, continue to next light. Turn left onto NJ 52 South/MacArthur Blvd. (sign for Ocean City) and continue 1/2 mile to second light. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 585 North/Shore Rd. and continue 1/4 mile. For parking, turn left onto W. New Jersey Ave. (Atlantic County Library on left). During the week, park in City Hall lot on right; on weekends, continue to First St., turn right and park in street. Walk back to museum on Shore Rd. in former church next to City Hall.

STONE HARBOR MUSEUM, 9410 Second Ave., Stone Harbor / TATHAM LIFE SAVING STATION AND MUSEUM, 11617 Second Ave., Stone Harbor
      Stone Harbor Website       Tatham Website


Stone Harbor Museum displays photographs and other artifacts of Stone Harbor's history as a resort community.

Tatham Museum highlights Life Saving Service and military memorabilia. View of Stone Harbor from tower.


Northbound and Southbound, Exit 10. At end of ramp, if Northbound, turn right, if Southbound, turn left, onto Stone Harbor Blvd. and continue 3 3/4 miles into Stone Harbor to second light after crossing bridge.
For Stone Harbor Museum, turn left onto Second Ave. and continue 2 blocks to museum on right at 94th St.
For Life Saving Station, turn right onto Second Ave. and continue 1 mile to museum on right after passing Stone Harbor Bird Sanctuary, in American Legion Post 331.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 657/Stone Harbor Blvd. (Cape May Court House). At traffic light in Cape May Court House, if Northbound (Court House Diner on right), turn right, if Southbound (Cape Regional Medical Center on left), turn left, onto Co. Rt. 657 South/Stone Harbor Blvd. and continue 4 miles into Stone Harbor to second light after crossing bridge.
For Stone Harbor Museum, turn left onto Second Ave. and continue 2 blocks to museum on right at 94th St.
For Life Saving Station, turn right onto Second Ave. and continue 1 mile to museum on right after passing Stone Harbor Bird Sanctuary, in American Legion Post 331.

TOMS RIVER MARITIME MUSEUM, 78 E. Water St., Toms River       Website

Exhibits on maritime history of area, boat restoration.

 
Northbound, Exit 81. Merge onto Water St. and continue 3/4 mile to fourth light. Turn left onto Hooper Ave. Maritime Museum is on right.
Southbound, Exit 81. On ramp, keep right, following signs for Co. Rt. 527 South/Toms River Business District. Merge onto Lakehurst Rd./Water St. and continue 1 mile to fifth light. Turn left onto Hooper Ave. Maritime Museum is on right.


Eastbound, Co. Rt. 549 South/Hooper Ave./Toms River Exit (Toms River). After passing Lester Glenn Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep on right, take Co. Rt. 549 South exit just before next light. At end of ramp, merge onto Co. Rt. 549 South/Hooper Ave. and continue 1 mile on Hooper Ave. to museum on left, after passing Old Methodist Cemetery on left.
Westbound, Washington St./Beachwood Exit (Toms River). Take exit (Toms River Mall on right), cross NJ 37 and continue 2 miles on Washington St. to third light (Old Methodist Cemetery on left). Turn left onto Co. Rt. 549 South/Hooper Ave. and continue 1 block to museum on left.

TOWNSHIP OF HAMILTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY MUSEUM, 49 Mill St., Mays Landing       Website

Exhibits highlight the history of Mays Landing and Hamilton Township.


Northbound and Southbound, Exit 38B. Merge onto Atlantic City Expwy. West and continue 4 3/4 miles to Exit 12. At end of long ramp, turn left onto Wrangleboro Rd. and get into right lane. At traffic light, turn right onto US 40/US 322 West. At next light, follow signs for US 40 West/Mays Landing and continue 4 1/2 miles on US 40 West to traffic light at NJ 50 North/Cape May Ave. in Mays Landing. Continue straight (US 40 turns left) on Co. Rt. 559 North/Main St. 1/2 mile. When Co. Rt. 559 turns right, continue straight on Mill St. to museum on right.


Eastbound, Exit 17. At end of ramp, turn right onto NJ 50 South and continue 4 1/2 miles to traffic light at junction with US 40/Co. Rt. 559/Main St. in Mays Landing. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 559 North/Main St. and continue 1/2 mile (name changes to Mill St.) to blinker light. Continue straight (Co. Rt. 559 turns right) on Co. Rt. 616/Mill St. to museum on right.
Westbound, Exit 12. At end of ramp, turn left onto Co. Rt. 575/Wrangleboro Rd. and get into the right lane. Turn right onto US 40/US 322 West, continue through first light, then take jughandle following signs for US 40 West. Continue 5 miles on US 40 to Mays Landing. At traffic light at NJ 50 North/Cape May Ave., continue straight (US 40 turns left) on Co. Rt. 559 North/Main St. 1/2 mile (name changes to Mill St.) to blinker light. Continue straight (Co. Rt. 559 turns right) on Co. Rt. 616/Mill St. to museum on right.


Eastbound, NJ 50 South/Mill St. (Mays Landing). At traffic light at junction with NJ 50 South in Mays Landing (sign on right for Wildwood/Cape May), turn left onto Mill St. and continue 1/4 mile to museum on left.
Westbound, NJ 50 North/Main St. (Mays Landing). At traffic light at junction with NJ 50 North in Mays Landing (after passing Atlantic County offices on right), continue straight (US 40 turns left) on Main St. 1/2 mile (name changes to Mill St.) to museum on right.


Northbound, Mill St. (Mays Landing). Approaching traffic light at US 40, get into center lane. Cross US 40 and continue straight (NJ 50 turns right) on Mill St. 1/4 mile to museum on left.
Southbound, Main St. (Mays Landing). At traffic light at US 40, turn right (sign for Co. Rt. 559 North on right) onto Main St. and continue 1/2 mile (name changes to Mill St.) to museum on right.

HARRIET TUBMAN MUSEUM OF NEW JERSEY, 632 Lafayette St., Cape May       Website

Museum honors the life and work of Harriet Tubman, who made several journeys into slave territory to bring slaves to freedom. She lived in Cape May for a time in the 1850s.


Southbound, NJ 109 South. At end of Parkway, follow signs for NJ 109 South and continue on NJ 109/Lafayette St. 2 miles to museum on left, at Franklin St.

TUCKERTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY MUSEUM, 35 Leitz Blvd., Little Egg Harbor       Website

1884 schoolhouse houses artifacts of the Tuckerton-Little Egg Harbor area.


Northbound, Exit 50. Follow US 9 North through New Gretna 6 1/2 miles to Tuckerton. After passing Walmart on left, take first right (sign for museum on right) onto Wisteria Ln. Continue 1 block to museum on left at Leitz Blvd.
Southbound, Exit 58. At end of ramp, turn left onto Co. Rt. 539 South and continue 3 1/2 miles to fourth light, in Tuckerton. Turn right onto US 9 South/W. Main St. and continue 1 mile. After passing second traffic light, take next left (sign on left for museum) onto Wisteria Ln. and continue 1 block to museum on left at Leitz Blvd.


Northbound and Southbound, Wisteria Ln. (Tuckerton). If Northbound, turn right (sign on right for museum), if Southbound, turn left (sign on left for museum), onto Wisteria Ln. and continue 1 block to museum on left.

TUCKERTON SEAPORT, 120 W. Main St., Tuckerton       Website

Complex spotlighting heritage of the Barnegat Bay-Little Egg Harbor area features boatbuilding, oystering and crabbing, decoys, sawmill and replica of Tucker's Island lighthouse in 16 buildings.


Northbound, Exit 50. Follow US 9 North and continue 7 1/2 miles into Tuckerton. Seaport is on the right in town.
Southbound, Exit 58. At end of ramp, turn left onto Co. Rt. 539 South and continue 3 1/2 miles to fourth light, in Tuckerton. Turn right onto US 9 South and go 1/4 mile to seaport on left.


Northbound, on right in Tuckerton, after passing second light (Great Bay Blvd.).
Southbound, on left in Tuckerton, after passing first light (Green St.).

U.S. LIFE SAVING STATION 30, 801 Fourth St., Ocean City       Website

Museum highlights the work of the Life Saving Service in rescuing victims of shipwrecks.


Northbound, Exit 29. Follow US 9 North 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 559 South/Somers Point-Mays Landing Rd. (sign for Somers Pt./Ocean City) and continue 3/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto NJ 52 South and continue 2 miles across Great Egg Harbor to first light in Ocean City. Turn left onto Bay Ave. and continue 1/2 mile. After passing Ocean City Tabernacle on left, take second right onto E. Fourth St. and continue 1/2 mile to museum on left at Atlantic Ave.
Southbound, Exit 30. After paying toll, continue 3/4 mile on N. Laurel Dr. to first light. Cross US 9 and continue 2 3/4 miles on NJ 52 South across causeway. At first light in Ocean City, turn left onto Bay Ave. and continue 1/2 mile. After passing Ocean City Tabernacle on left, take second right onto E. Fourth St. and continue 1/2 mile to museum on left at Atlantic Ave.


Northbound, Co. Rt. 559/Somers Point-Mays Landing Rd. (Somers Point). After leaving Garden State Parkway, continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 559 South/Somers Point-Mays Landing Rd. (sign for Somers Pt./Ocean City) and continue 3/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto NJ 52 South and continue 2 miles across Great Egg Harbor to first light in Ocean City. Turn left onto Bay Ave. and continue 1/2 mile. One block past Memorial Park, turn right onto E. Fourth St. and continue 1/2 mile to museum on left at Atlantic Ave.
Southbound, NJ 52/MacArthur Blvd. (Somers Point). After passing Auto Tech Auto Repair on left, continue to next light. Turn left onto NJ 52 South/MacArthur Blvd. (sign for Ocean City) and continue 2 3/4 miles across causeway. At first light in Ocean City, turn left onto Bay Ave. and continue 1/2 mile. One block past Memorial Park, turn right onto E. Fourth St. and continue 1/2 mile to museum on left at Atlantic Ave.

Parks and Recreation Areas



BARNEGAT LIGHTHOUSE STATE PARK, 202 Broadway, Barnegat Light       Website

Small park on Long Beach Island, surrounding historic lighthouse. Interpretive center has lighthouse exhibits. Salt-water fishing, picnicking, birding.


Northbound, Exit 63A, merge onto NJ 72 East, Southbound, Exit 63, keep right on ramp, merge onto NJ 72 East, Both, continue 7 miles over Barnegat Bay bridge to third light in Ship Bottom. Turn left onto Long Beach Blvd. and continue 8 1/2 miles (name changes to Central Ave.). In Barnegat Light borough, bear left (sign on right for state park) at Eighth St. onto Broadway and continue 1/4 mile to park entrance on right.


Northbound and Southbound, NJ 72 East/Long Beach Island Exit (Manahawkin). Merge onto NJ 72 East and continue 5 1/2 miles across Barnegat Bay. After crossing bridge, continue to third light, in Ship Bottom. Turn left onto Long Beach Blvd. and continue 9 1/2 miles (name changes to Central Ave.) into Barnegat Light borough. At Eighth St., bear left (sign on right for lighthouse) onto Broadway and continue 1/2 mile to park entrance on right.


Eastbound, Long Beach Blvd. (Ship Bottom). At third light in Ship Bottom, turn left onto Long Beach Blvd. and continue 8 1/4 miles into Barnegat Light. At Eighth St., bear left (small sign on right for state park) onto Broadway and continue 1/2 mile to park entrance on right.

BASS RIVER STATE FOREST, 762 Stage Rd., Tuckerton       Website

State forest in southern New Jersey's Pine Barrens. Boating, camping, fishing, lodging, picnicking, swimming. Batona Trail, which winds 50 miles through Pine Barrens, begins here. West Pine Plains Natural Area covers much of The Plains, a rare stunted forest ecosystem, where trees reach only 4 feet at maturity. Nature trail passes through Absegami Natural Area, a wetland forest and swamp area.


Northbound, Exit 50. Follow US 9 North 1 1/2 miles to traffic light in New Gretna. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 679/Maple Ave. and continue 1 1/2 miles. When road curves left, bear right onto Co. Rt. 655 East/N. Maple Ave. and continue 1 3/4 miles. Merge onto Stage Rd. and continue 1 1/4 miles to forest entrance on left.
Southbound, Exit 52. Turn right on E. Greenbush Rd./Co. Rt. 654 and go 1 mile to end. Turn right onto Stage Rd. and continue 1 mile to entrance on left.


Northbound, E. Greenbush Rd. (New Gretna). After passing traffic light in New Gretna, continue 3/4 mile. Turn left (Viking Yachting Center on right) onto E. Greenbush Rd. and continue 2 miles to end. Turn right onto Stage Rd. and continue 1 mile to entrance on left.
Southbound, Stage Rd. (Tuckerton). After passing traffic light in Tuckerton, continue 3/4 mile. Turn right (K&N Transmission on right) onto Stage Rd. and continue 4 miles to park entrance on right, after crossing over Garden State Parkway.

BELLEPLAIN STATE FOREST, 1 Henkinsifkin Rd., Woodbine       Website

State forest in Cape May County. Boating, camping, canoeing, cross-country skiing, fishing, hunting, lodging, picnicking, snowmobiling, swimming.


Northbound, Exit 10. At end of ramp, turn left onto Stone Harbor Blvd. and continue 1/4 mile to second light. Cross US 9 and continue 6 miles on Court House-South Dennis Rd. to end. Bear right onto NJ 47 North and continue 2 miles to third light. Turn right (sign on right for Woodbine) onto Co. Rt. 611/Tyler Rd. (becomes Woodbine-Dennisville Rd.) and continue 3 miles into Woodbine. Bear right on Washington Ave. and continue to first intersection, Co. Rt. 550/Webster St. Turn left onto Webster St. and continue 1 1/2 miles to forest entrance on left.
Southbound, Exit 17. At end of ramp, turn left onto Sea Isle Blvd. (sign for Ocean View/Woodbine) and continue 1/4 mile to end. Turn right onto US 9 North and go 1/2 mile to first light. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 550 West (sign for Woodbine) and continue 4 miles to traffic circle. Take second exit from circle and continue 2 1/2 miles to blinker light at Washington Ave. in Woodbine. Turn left onto Washington Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to blinker light at Webster St. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 550/Webster St. and continue 1 1/2 miles to forest entrance on left.


Northbound, Co. Rt. 657/Court House-South Dennis Rd. (Cape May Court House). At traffic light (Court House Diner on right), turn left (sign on right for South Dennis) onto Co. Rt. 657 North/Court House-South Dennis Rd. and continue 5 3/4 miles to end. Turn right onto NJ 47 North and continue 2 miles to second light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 611 North/Tyler Rd. (becomes Woodbine-Dennisville Rd.) and continue 3 miles into Woodbine. Bear right onto Washington Ave. and continue to blinker light. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 550 West/Webster Ave. and continue 1 1/2 miles to park entrance on left.
Southbound, Co. Rt. 550/Woodbine-Ocean View Rd. (Ocean View). After passing Sea Grove Garden Center on right, continue 1/4 mile to next light. Turn right (signs on right for Woodbine, Belleplain State Forest) onto Co. Rt. 550 West/Woodbine-Ocean View Rd. and continue 4 miles to traffic circle. Take second exit from circle and continue 2 1/2 miles to blinker light at Washington Ave. in Woodbine (name changes to Dehirsch Ave.). Turn left (Woodbine Meat Market on right) onto Washington Ave., staying on Co. 550 West, and go 1/2 mile to blinker light. Turn right, following signs for Co. 550 West, onto Webster St. and continue 1 1/2 miles to park entrance on left.


Northbound, Co. Rt. 611/Tyler Rd. (Dennis Township). At traffic light (first light after passing through Dennisville), turn right (sign for Woodbine) onto Co. Rt. 611/Tyler Rd. Continue 3 miles (becomes Woodbine-Dennisville Rd.) into Woodbine. Bear right onto Washington Ave. and continue to blinker light. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 550 West/Webster St. and continue 1 1/2 miles to park entrance on left.
Southbound, Co. Rt. 557/Washington Ave. (Dennis Township). At traffic light (3/4 mile after passing light at southern junction with NJ 347), turn left (sign on right for Belleplain State Forest) onto Co. Rt. 557 North/Washington Ave. and continue 3 miles into Woodbine. At blinker light, turn left onto Co. Rt. 550 West/Webster St. and continue 1 1/2 miles to park entrance on left.

BRENDAN BYRNE STATE FOREST, Route 72, New Lisbon       Website

State forest, formerly known as Lebanon State Forest, in southern New Jersey's Pine Barrens, featuring 25 miles of trails, some of which pass the sites of vanished Pine Barrens towns. Biking, camping, cross-country skiing, fishing, hiking, horseback riding, hunting, lodging, picnicking. Northern end of 50-mile Batona Trail, which connects Byrne, Wharton and Bass River State Forests. Periodic events held at Whitesbog Village, once a thriving blueberry and cranberry operation. Nature trails in Cedar Swamp Natural Area allow observation of several Pine Barrens forest communities.


Eastbound and Westbound, NJ 72 (Woodland Township). At Four Mile Circle (NJ 72), if Eastbound, take first exit, if Westbound, take fourth exit, from circle (NJ 72 East/Manahawkin/Long Beach Island) and continue 1 mile on NJ 72 East. At sign for state forest on left, turn left and continue 1/2 mile to office on right.


Eastbound, on left, in Woodland Township, 1 mile from NJ 70 traffic circle.
Westbound, on right, in Woodland Township, after passing New Lisbon Developmental Center on left.

CAPE MAY POINT STATE PARK, 303 County Route 629, Cape May Point       Website

Park contains several miles of beach at junction of Delaware Bay and Atlantic Ocean, the southern tip of New Jersey. Also here is historic Cape May Lighthouse. Fishing, hiking, picnicking, birding. Several trails in Cape May Point Natural Area permit observation of shore environments. Fire Control Tower No. 23, a World War II-era structure built as part of the defense system around Delaware Bay is in a separate section of the park.


Southbound, Exit 0. At end of Parkway, turn right onto NJ 109 North and continue 1/2 mile to US 9 South/Cape May Ferry Exit. Follow signs for US 9 South and continue 1/2 mile to first light (sign for State Park/West Cape May/Cape May Point/Cape May on right). Turn left onto Co. Rt. 626/Seashore Rd. and continue 2 1/2 miles to first light, at Co. Rt. 606/Sunset Blvd. Turn right onto Sunset Blvd. and continue 1 3/4 miles. Turn left (sign for park on right) onto Light House Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to entrance on left.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 626/Seashore Rd. (North Cape May). At traffic light (sign on right for West Cape May/Cape May Point/Cape May), if Northbound, turn right, if Southbound, turn left, onto Co. Rt. 626 South/Seashore Rd. and continue 2 1/2 miles (name changes to Broadway) to traffic light at Co. Rt. 606/Sunset Blvd. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 606 West/Sunset Blvd. and continue 1 3/4 miles. Turn left (sign on right for state park) onto Light House Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to park entrance on left.

CATTUS ISLAND COUNTY PARK / COOPER ENVIRONMENTAL CENTER, 1170 Cattus Island Blvd., Toms River       Website

Park is natural area with three miles of frontage on Barnegat Bay, nature trails, picnicking, playground, boat tours (summer). Cooper Environmental Center has changing exhibits.

 
Northbound and Southbound, Exit 82. Merge onto NJ 37 East and continue 4 1/4 miles to Co. Rt. 571/Fischer Blvd./Brick Twp. Exit. At end of ramp, turn left onto Fischer Blvd. and continue 2 1/4 miles to traffic light at Cattus Island Blvd. (sign for park on opposite right corner). Turn right onto Cattus Island Blvd. and continue to park entrance on left.


Eastbound and Westbound, Co. Rt. 571/Fischer Blvd./Brick Twp. Exit (Toms River). Take Co. Rt. 571 Exit. If Eastbound (Coastal Veterinary on right), at end of ramp, turn left, if Westbound (Extra Space Storage on right), follow signs to Fischer Blvd. and turn right, onto Co. Rt. 571 North/Fischer Blvd. Continue 2 miles on Co. Rt. 571 North to traffic light at Cattus Island Blvd. (Bellcrest Plaza on right). Turn right onto Cattus Island Blvd., then take first left and enter park.

CORSON'S INLET STATE PARK, Ocean Dr., Ocean City       Website

Small park preserves an undeveloped section of beachfront in Cape May County. Saltwater fishing, crabbing and hiking are available. Several varieties of birds may be observed in the Strathmere Natural Area. Boats may be launched for a fee.


Northbound, Exit 25. At end of ramp, turn right onto Roosevelt Blvd. and continue 1 1/2 miles into Ocean City. Get into center lane approaching first light and continue straight onto 34th St. 1/4 mile to next light. Turn right (sign on right for Corson's Inlet) onto West Ave. and continue 2 1/4 miles to traffic light at 55th St. Turn right (sign for Co. Rt. 619 South) onto 55th St. and continue 1 mile to parking lot on left, just before bridge.


Northbound, Co. Rt. 625/Sea Isle Blvd. (Ocean View). Turn right (Gardner Hardware on left) onto Co. Rt. 625 East/Sea Isle Blvd. and continue 2 3/4 mile to third light, in Sea Isle City. Turn left onto Landis Ave. and continue 5 miles (name changes to Commonwealth Ave. and Bay Ave. in Strathmere) through Strathmere to park entrance on right after crossing second bridge over Corson's Inlet.

 
Southbound, Exit 25. At end of ramp, turn left onto Roosevelt Blvd. and continue 1 1/2 miles into Ocean City. Get into center lane approaching first light and continue straight onto 34th St. 1/4 mile to next light. Turn right (sign on right for Corson's Inlet) onto West Ave. and continue 2 1/4 miles to traffic light at 55th St. Turn right (signs for Co. 619 South and Corson's Inlet on right) onto 55th St. and continue 1 mile to parking lot on left, just before bridge.

DOUBLE TROUBLE STATE PARK, 581 Pinewald-Keswick Rd., Bayville       Website

Park preserves Pine Barrens cranberry company town. Fourteen structures, including restored sawmill and cranberry packing and sorting house, comprise the village. Canoeing, hiking, fishing, biking, horseback riding.


Northbound, Exit 77. At end of ramp, turn left onto Pinewald-Keswick Rd. and continue 3/4 mile to first light. Park entrance is on left.
Southbound, Exit 77. At end of ramp, turn left onto Double Trouble Rd. and continue 1/2 mile to traffic light. Park entrance is opposite.


Northbound, Haines St. (Lanoka Harbor). At traffic light at Haines St. (Biagio's Restaurant on right), turn left onto Haines St. and continue 1 mile to first light. Cross Manchester Ave. and continue 2 miles on Western Blvd. to next light. Turn left onto Veterans Blvd. and continue 1 3/4 miles (name changes to Forest Hills Pkwy., then Pinewald-Keswick Rd.) to third light, at Double Trouble Rd. Turn left and enter park.
Southbound, Garden State Parkway South (South Toms River). When US 9 leaves Garden State Parkway at Exit 80, continue straight on Parkway South 2 1/4 miles to Exit 77. At end of ramp, turn left onto Double Trouble Rd. and continue to first light. Cross Pinewald-Keswick Rd. and enter park.

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP NATURE RESERVE, 318 Zion Rd., Egg Harbor Township       Website

220-acre preserve includes an environmental center and lake and forest environments.


Northbound, Exit 36. At end of ramp, turn right onto Fire Rd. and continue 2 miles to second light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 615 West/Zion Rd. and continue 3 3/4 miles to entrance on right.
Southbound, Exit 36. Merge onto Co. Rt. 563 South/Tilton Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 651 South/Fire Rd. and continue 2 1/4 miles to third light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 615 West/Zion Rd. and continue 3 3/4 miles to entrance on right.


Northbound, Bethel Rd. (Somers Point). After passing Somers Point Plaza on right, continue to next light. Turn left (McNaughton's Garden Center on left) onto Bethel Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to second light (get into right lane). Continue through light and bear left onto Ocean Heights Ave. Continue 2 1/4 miles on Ocean Heights Ave. to second light. Turn left (Harbor Village shopping center on right) onto Co. Rt. 615/Zion Rd. and continue 1 3/4 miles to entrance on right.
Southbound, Co. Rt. 662/Mill Rd. (Northfield). After passing Adams-Perfect Funeral Home on left, continue to next light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 662 West/Mill Rd., then take first left onto Co. Rt. 615 West/Zion Rd. and continue 5 miles to entrance on right.

ELDORA NATURE PRESERVE, 2350 Route 47, Woodbine       Website

Preserve in the southern Pine Barrens offers 3 miles of trails to explore 950 acres of diverse habitats.


Northbound, on right, in Dennis Township, 3/4 mile north of Eldora hamlet.
Southbound, on left, in Dennis Township, 3 1/2 miles after passing Bayside State Prison on left.

GARRETT FAMILY PRESERVE, 801 Wilson St., Cape May       Website

Preserve offers four miles to trails in salt-water marsh environment.


Southbound, Exit 0. At end of Parkway, turn right onto NJ 109 North and continue 1/2 mile to US 9 South/Cape May Ferry Exit. Follow US 9 South 1/2 mile to first light. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 626 South/Seashore Rd. and continue 1 1/4 miles. After passing First Assembly of God Church on right, take next left onto Wilson St. and continue to preserve entrance at end of road.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 626/Seashore Rd. (North Cape May). At traffic light (sign on right for West Cape May/Cape May Point/Cape May), if Northbound, turn right, if Southbound, turn left, onto Co. Rt. 626 South/Seashore Rd. and continue 1 1/4 miles. After passing First Assembly of God Church on right, take next left onto Wilson St. and continue to preserve entrance at end of road.

MICHAEL HUBER PRAIRIE WARBLER PRESERVE, 449 Sooy Place Rd., Tabernacle       Website

Pine Barrens preserve is breeding habitat for the Prairie Warbler and contains five miles of trails and sand roads that permit hiking, birding, bicycling and mountain biking.


Eastbound, Sooy Place Rd. (Southampton Township). About 1 1/2 miles after passing Red Lion Circle (US 206), turn right (sign on right for Sooy Place/Chatsworth) onto Sooy Place Rd. and continue 4 miles to parking area on left.
Westbound, NJ 72 (Woodland Township). At Four Mile Circle, take fourth exit from circle (NJ 72 East/Manahawkin/Long Beach Island) and continue on NJ 72 East 3 1/2 miles. Turn right (sign on right for Co. Rt. 563 South/Batsto/Chatsworth/New Gretna) onto Co. Rt. 563 South and continue 3/4 mile. Take first right onto Sooy Place Rd. and continue 3 3/4 miles to parking area on right, just after passing Johnson Place Rd. on left.


Eastbound and Westbound, Co. Rt. 563 (Woodland Township). If Eastbound, turn right (sign on right for Co. Rt. 563 South/Batsto/Chatsworth/New Gretna), if Westbound, turn left (sign on right for Co. Rt. 563 South/Chatsworth/New Gretna), onto Co. Rt. 563 South and continue 3/4 mile. Take first right onto Sooy Place Rd. and continue 3 3/4 miles to parking area on right.

ISLAND BEACH STATE PARK, 2401 Central Ave., Seaside Park       Website

Unspoiled sand-dune shore area with ocean and bay frontage. Biking, birding, canoeing, fishing, picnicking, swimming.

 
Northbound and Southbound, Exit 82. Merge onto NJ 37 East and continue 6 1/2 miles across Barnegat Bay bridge. After crossing bridge, keep right, following signs for NJ 35 South/Seaside Park/Island Beach. Merge onto NJ 35 South and continue 2 3/4 miles to park entrance.


Southbound, park entrance is at end of NJ 35 South.


Eastbound, NJ 35 South/Seaside Park/Island Beach Exit (Seaside Heights). After crossing Barnegat Bay bridge, keep right and take NJ 35 South Exit. Merge onto NJ 35 South and continue 2 1/2 miles to park entrance at end of NJ 35.
Westbound, use NJ 35.

JAKES BRANCH COUNTY PARK, 1100 Double Trouble Rd., Beachwood       Website

400-acre park offers hiking, bicycling, cross-country skiing and several sports areas. Nature center has Pinelands observation deck.


Northbound, Exit 77. At end of ramp, turn left onto Pinewald-Keswick Rd. and continue 3/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 619 North/Double Trouble Rd. and continue 2 1/4 miles to park entrance on left.
Southbound, Exit 80. On ramp, keep left, following sign for Co. Rt. 530/Co. Rt. 619 South/South Toms River. At end of ramp, turn left onto Co. Rt. 619 South/Double Trouble Rd. and continue 3/4 mile to park entrance on right.


Northbound, Haines St. (Lanoka Harbor). At traffic light at Haines St. (Biagio's Restaurant on right), turn left onto Haines St. and continue 1 mile to first light. Cross Manchester Ave. and continue 2 miles on Western Blvd. to next light. Turn left onto Veterans Blvd. and continue 1 3/4 miles (name changes to Forest Hills Pkwy., then Pinewald-Keswick Rd.) to third light, at Double Trouble Rd. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 619 North/Double Trouble Rd. and continue 2 1/4 miles to park entrance on left.
Southbound, Co. Rt. 619/Double Trouble Rd. (South Toms River). At Garden State Parkway Exit 80, when US 9 leaves Parkway, on ramp, keep left, following sign for Co. Rt. 530/South Toms River. At end of ramp, turn left onto Co. Rt. 619 South/Double Trouble Rd. and continue 3/4 mile to park entrance on right.

LIZARD TAIL SWAMP NATURE PRESERVE, 460 Court House-South Dennis Rd., Cape May Court House       Website

Three miles of trails allow hiking in preserve on coastal plain in Cape May County.


Northbound, Exit 10. At end of ramp, turn left onto Stone Harbor Blvd. and continue 1/4 mile to second light. Cross US 9 and continue 2 1/2 miles on Court House-South Dennis Rd. to preserve entrance on right.
Southbound, Exit 13. At end of ramp, turn right onto Avalon Blvd. and continue 1/2 mile to end. Turn left onto US 9 South and continue 3/4 mile. After passing Country Club Tavern on left, take next right (sign for Goshen) onto Co. Rt. 646/Swainton-Goshen Rd. and continue 1 3/4 miles to stop sign. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 657 South/Court House-South Dennis Rd. and continue 1/2 mile to entrance on left.


Northbound, Co. Rt. 657/Court House-South Dennis Rd. (Cape May Court House). At traffic light (Court House Diner on right), turn left (sign on right for South Dennis) onto Co. Rt. 657 North/Court House-South Dennis Rd. and continue 2 1/2 miles to entrance on right.
Southbound, Co. Rt. 646/Swainton-Goshen Rd. (Swainton). After passing Country Club Tavern on left, take next right (sign for Goshen) onto Co. Rt. 646 West/Swainton-Goshen Rd. and continue 1 3/4 miles to stop sign. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 657 South/Court House-South Dennis Rd. and continue 1/2 mile to entrance on left.


Northbound, Co. Rt. 615/Swainton-Goshen Rd. (Goshen). Turn right (sign on right for Cape May Court House/Stone Harbor) onto Co. Rt. 615 South/Swainton-Goshen Rd. and continue 1/4 mile. When road forks, keep left (sign on right for Co. Rt. 646) to stay on Swainton-Goshen Rd. and continue 1 3/4 miles to stop sign. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 657 South/Court House-South Dennis Rd. and continue 1/2 mile to entrance on left.
Southbound, Co. Rt. 657/Court House-South Dennis Rd. (South Dennis). At traffic light (sign on right for Cape May/Stone Harbor), turn left onto Co. Rt. 657 South/Court House-South Dennis Rd. and continue 3 1/2 miles to entrance on left.

FRANKLIN PARKER PRESERVE       Website

Located west and south of the village of Chatsworth, the nearly 10,000-acre preserve in the heart of New Jersey's Pine Barrens contains 21 miles of trails, some of which are open to bicycling and horseback riding, as well as hiking. Wetland and pine oak forest habitats provide shelter for many endangered species, some of which are found only in the Pinelands. Several of the trails pass through the DeMarco Cranberry Meadows Natural Area. A portion of the 50-mile Batona Trail crosses the northern section of the preserve.

    Chatsworth Entrance, 1450 Co. Rt. 532, Chatsworth
    Speedwell Entrance, 3705 Co. Rt. 563, Chatsworth



Northbound, Exit 50. Follow US 9 North 1 1/2 miles to traffic light in New Gretna. Turn left (sign for Co. 679/Chatsworth) onto Co. Rt. 679/Maple Ave. and continue 8 1/2 miles to junction with Co. 563. Continue straight onto Co. 563 7 miles to Speedwell access on left. For Chatsworth Lake access, continue north on Co. Rt. 563 2 3/4 miles into Chatsworth. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 532 West and continue 3/4 mile to parking area on left, just after passing Chatsworth Lake.
Southbound, Exit 69. At end of ramp, turn left onto Co. Rt. 532 West/Wells Mills Rd. and continue 5 3/4 miles to stop sign at NJ 72. Turn right onto NJ 72 West and continue 7 3/4 miles. Bear left (sign on right for Co. Rt. 532 West/Chatsworth) onto Co. Rt. 532 West/Chatsworth-Barnegat Rd. and continue 4 miles into Chatsworth. For Chatsworth access, at stop sign, turn right, then take first left and continue on Co. Rt. 532 West/Chatsworth-Tabernacle Rd. 3/4 mile to parking area on left. For Speedwell access, at stop sign, turn left onto Co. Rt. 563 South and continue 2 3/4 miles to parking area on right.


Eastbound, Co. Rt. 563 (Woodland Township). Turn right (sign for Co. Rt. 563/Chatsworth/New Gretna on right) onto Co. Rt. 563 South and continue 3 3/4 miles into Chatsworth, then follow directions below.
For Chatsworth Lake entrance, , turn right (sign for Co. Rt. 532 West/Tabernacle on right) onto Co. Rt. 532 West and continue 3/4 mile to entrance on left, just after passing Chatsworth Lake on right.
For Speedwell entrance, , continue straight on Co. Rt. 563 South 3 miles to sand road entrance on left.
Westbound, Co. Rt. 532 West (Woodland Township). Bear left (sign for Co. Rt. 532 West/Chatsworth on right) onto Co. Rt. 532 West and continue 4 miles to stop sign in Chatsworth, then follow directions below.
For Chatsworth Lake entrance, , turn right onto Co. Rt. 532 West/Co. Rt. 563 North, then take first left (sign on right for Co. Rt. 532 West and continue 3/4 mile to entrance on left, just after passing Chatsworth Lake on right.
For Speedwell entrance, , turn left onto Co. Rt. 563 South and continue 2 3/4 miles to sand road entrance on left.

SOUTH CAPE MAY MEADOWS, Sunset Blvd., Cape May       Website

Encompassing 200 acres of oceanfront and freshwater wetlands, the preserve's two miles of trails allow viewing of shore wildlife and plant habitats. It is especially popular during bird migratory seasons.


Southbound, Exit 0. At end of Parkway, turn right onto NJ 109 North and continue 1/2 mile to US 9 South/Cape May Ferry Exit. Continue 1/2 mile on US 9 South to first light. Turn left onto Seashore Rd./Co. 626 South and continue 2 1/2 miles to first light. Turn right onto Sunset Blvd. and continue 3/4 mile to parking lot on left.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 626/Seashore Rd. (North Cape May). At traffic light (sign on right for West Cape May/Cape May Point/Cape May), if Northbound, turn right, if Southbound, turn left, onto Co. Rt. 626 South/Seashore Rd. and continue 2 1/2 miles to first light. Turn right onto Sunset Blvd. and continue 1/2 mile to parking lot on left.

WELLS MILLS COUNTY PARK, 905 Wells Mills Rd., Waretown       Website

Over 900 acres, Wells Mills is Ocean County's largest park. Hikers may enjoy the 18 miles of trails through the Pine Barrens woods and along rural streams. Nature Center has environmental exhibits and third-floor observation deck. Fishing in Wells Mills Lake, picnicking and field sports are also available.


Northbound and Southbound, Exit 69. At end of ramp, turn left onto Co. Rt. 532 West/Wells Mills Rd. and continue 2 1/2 miles to park entrance on left.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 532/Wells Mills Rd. (Waretown). If Northbound, at traffic light, turn left, if Southbound, at traffic light, turn right (sign on right for Brookville/Warren Grove/Camden), onto Co. Rt. 532 West and continue 4 1/2 miles to park entrance on left.


Eastbound and Westbound, Co. Rt. 532 East/Wells Mills Rd. (Barnegat Township). If Eastbound, turn left (signs for park and Co. Rt. 532 East/Waretown/Brookville on right), if Westbound, turn right (sign on right for park), onto Co. Rt. 532 East/Wells Mills Rd. and continue 3 1/2 miles to park entrance on right.

WEYMOUTH FURNACE PARK, 2050 Weymouth Rd., Mays Landing       Website

Atlantic County park contains ruins of early/mid 19th-century Weymouth Furnace and paper mills built after the furnace went out of blast.


Eastbound, Exit 28. At end of ramp, turn right (sign for Folsom/Vineland) onto NJ 54 South and continue 1 mile to first light. Turn left onto Spur Co. Rt. 561 South and continue 2 1/4 miles to traffic light at US 322. Turn left (sign for Atlantic City) onto US 322 East and continue 4 1/2 miles to Co. Rt 559/Mays Landing/Hammonton Exit. At end of ramp, turn left, following signs for Co. Rt. 559 North/Hammonton, cross US 322 and continue 1/4 mile to park entrance on right.
Westbound, Exit 12. At end of ramp, turn left (sign for US 40/US 322/Co. Rt. 575 South on right) onto Co. Rt. 575/Wrangleboro Rd. and get into the right lane. At traffic light, turn right onto US 40/US 322 West and continue on US 322 West 9 miles. After passing Dirkes Used Auto Parts on right, take next exit to Co. Rt. 559/Hammonton/Mays Landing. Keep right, following signs for Co. Rt. 559 North/Hammonton, and continue 1/4 mile to park entrance on right.


Northbound and Southbound, US 322 West/Glassboro Exit (Hamilton Township). If Northbound, turn left, if Southbound, turn right (sign on right for US 322 West/Glassboro), merge onto US 322 West and continue 4 1/2 miles to Co. Rt. 559/Mays Landing/Hammonton Exit (after passing Dirkes Auto Parts on right). At end of ramp, turn right, following signs for Co. Rt. 559 North/Hammonton and continue 1/4 mile to park entrance on right.


Northbound, US 322 East/Atlantic City Exit (Folsom). Merge onto US 322 East and continue 6 1/2 miles to Co. Rt 559/Mays Landing/Hammonton Exit, just before third light. At end of ramp, turn left, following signs for Co. Rt. 559 North/Hammonton, cross US 322 and continue 1/4 mile to park entrance on right.
Southbound, Spur Co. Rt. 561 (Folsom). At first traffic light (sign on right for Atlantic City) after passing Atlantic City Expwy. interchange, turn left onto Spur Co. Rt. 561 South and continue 2 1/4 miles to traffic light at US 322. Turn left (sign for Atlantic City) onto US 322 East and continue 4 1/2 miles to Co. Rt 559/Mays Landing/Hammonton Exit. At end of ramp, turn left, following signs for Co. Rt. 559 North/Hammonton, cross US 322 and continue 1/4 mile to park entrance on right.


Eastbound and Westbound, Co. Rt. 559/Mays Landing/Hammonton Exit (Hamilton Township). At end of ramp, following signs for Co. Rt. 559 North/Hammonton, if Eastbound, cross US 322, if Westbound, turn right, onto Co. Rt. 559 North and continue 1/4 mile to park entrance on right.

WHARTON STATE FOREST       Website

Wilderness area in heart of southern New Jersey's Pine Barrens. Atsion area includes recreation area on Atsion Lake, which accommodates fishing, swimming and picnicking, at site of Atsion Iron Furnace. Ironmaster's mansion and other buildings are on the property.

    Atsion Recreation Area, US 206, Shamong


Eastbound and Westbound, Exit 28. At end of ramp, if Eastbound, turn left, if Westbound, merge, onto NJ 54 North and continue 3 1/4 miles to end at US 30. Cross US 30 and continue north 7 miles on US 206 to recreation area entrance on left.


Eastbound, NJ 54 South/US 206 North/Buena/Trenton Exit (Hammonton), Westbound, US 206 North (Hammonton). If Eastbound, follow signs for US 206 North and cross US 30, if Westbound, turn right. Both, continue 7 1/4 miles to Atsion recreation area on left. Continue straight on US 206 North to office and mansion on right.


Northbound, on left, in Shamong Township, 7 miles north of junction with US 30.
Southbound, on right, in Shamong Township, 2 1/4 miles south of Kingfish Barbecue on left.

WHARTON STATE FOREST / BATSTO VILLAGE       Wharton Website       Batsto Website

Wilderness area in heart of southern New Jersey's Pine Barrens. Biking, boating, camping, cross-country skiing, fishing, horseback riding, hunting, mountain biking, picnicking, swimming. Forest includes much of 50-mile Batona Trail, linking Wharton, Bass River and Byrne State Forests. Batsto and Oswego River Natural Areas feature varied Pine Barrens environments.

At Batsto Village, restored town buildings and ironmaster's mansion recall Batsto's days as an industrial center. Sawmill, gristmill, blacksmith shop, wheelwright shop, general store and post office are open to the public.

    Batsto Office, 31 Batsto Rd., Hammonton


Northbound, Exit 50. Follow US 9 North 1 mile to New Gretna. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 542 West (sign for Batsto on right) and go 11 3/4 miles to Batsto Village on right.
Southbound, Exit 52. Turn right and go 1 mile on E. Greenbush Rd./Co. Rt. 654. At Stage Rd. intersection, bear left and continue 1/2 mile on Co. Rt. 655/Stage Rd. When Co. Rt. 655 curves left, continue straight on Stage Rd., following sign for Batsto. Cross Allen Rd., then bear left (follow sign for Batsto) on Leektown Rd. and continue 3 miles to end at second stop sign. Turn right on Co. Rt. 542 West and continue 8 3/4 miles to Batsto Village on right.


Eastbound, Exit 28. At end of ramp, turn left on NJ 54 North and continue 2 miles into Hammonton. After crossing railroad tracks, take third right (Marcello's Restaurant on left) onto Central Ave. and continue 1 3/4 miles to traffic light at US 30. Turn right onto US 30 East, then take first left onto Co. Rt. 542 East/Pleasant Mills Rd. (sign on right for Co. Rt. 542 East/Batsto) and continue 7 miles. Turn left (sign on right for Batsto) onto Batsto Rd. and continue to Batsto Village entrance on left.
Westbound, Exit 9. At end of ramp, turn right onto Co. Rt. 646 East/Delilah Rd. and go 1/4 mile to first light. At light, take exit marked Atlantic City Int'l Airport/FAA Technical Center. Follow traffic around circle, cross Delilah Rd., then take second exit (Co. Rt. 563 North/Egg Harbor City) from circle onto Co. Rt. 563 North/Tilton Rd. and continue 5 miles to end. Turn left onto US 30 West and continue 8 miles to traffic light at Co. Rt. 623/Elwood Rd. (after passing Gary's Used Cars on right). Turn right (sign on right for Pleasant Mills) onto Elwood Rd. and continue 5 miles to end. Turn left onto Pleasant Mills Rd. and continue 3/4 mile to end. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 542 East/Nesco Rd. and continue 1 mile. Turn left (sign on right for village) onto Batsto Rd. and continue to entrance on left.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 542/Hammonton Rd. (New Gretna). If Northbound, turn left (1 mile after leaving Garden State Parkway), if Southbound, turn right (1/2 mile after passing traffic light in New Gretna),onto Co. Rt. 542 West/Hammonton Rd. (sign on right for Co. Rt. 542/Batsto) and continue 11 3/4 miles to Batsto Village visitor center on right.


Eastbound, Co. Rt. 679/Main Rd. (Hammonton). After passing AtlantiCare on right, bear left onto Co. Rt. 679/Main Rd. and continue to end. Turn left onto Pleasant Mills Rd./Co. Rt. 542 East and continue 7 miles to Batsto Village and Wharton office on left.
Westbound, Co. Rt. 623/Elwood Rd. (Mullica Township). At traffic light (after passing Gary's Used Cars on right), turn right (sign for Pleasant Mills) onto Co. Rt. 623/Elwood Rd. and continue 5 miles to end. Turn left (sign for Batsto/Hammonton) onto Pleasant Mills Rd. and continue 3/4 mile to stop sign. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 542 East/Hammonton Rd. and continue 1 mile. Turn left onto Batsto Rd. and continue to village entrance on left.

Science and Environmental Centers



CAPE MAY BIRD OBSERVATORY (CENTER FOR RESEARCH AND EDUCATION), 600 N. Delsea Dr., Cape May Court House       Website

Complex run by National Audubon Society focuses on birding in the Cape May area. Center for Research and Education is not open to the public, but self-guiding trails are available for hiking the grounds year-round.


Northbound, Exit 10. At end of ramp, turn left onto Stone Harbor Blvd. and continue 1/4 mile to second light. Cross US 9 and continue 6 miles on Co. Rt. 657/Court House-South Dennis Rd. to end. Turn left onto NJ 47 South and continue 1 mile to observatory on left.
Southbound, Exit 17. At end of ramp, turn left (sign for Ocean View/Woodbine) on Sea Isle Blvd. and go 1/4 mile to end. Turn left on US 9 South and go 2 1/2 miles to first light, in Clermont. Turn right (sign for South Dennis on right) onto NJ 83 West and continue 3 3/4 miles to end. Turn left on NJ 47 South and continue 1 3/4 miles to Research Center on left.


Northbound, Co. Rt. 657/Court House-South Dennis Rd. (Cape May Court House). At traffic light (Court House Diner on right), turn left (sign on right for South Dennis) onto Co. Rt. 657 North/Court House-South Dennis Rd. and continue 5 3/4 miles to end. Turn left onto NJ 47 South and continue 1 mile to Center on left.
Southbound, NJ 83 (Clermont). After passing Ocean View Veterinary Hospital on right, continue to next light. Turn right (sign for NJ 83/South Dennis on right) onto NJ 83 West and continue 3 3/4 miles to end. Turn left on NJ 47 South and continue 1 3/4 miles to Observatory Center on left.


Northbound, on right, in Middle Township, 1 3/4 miles north of Goshen.
Southbound, on left, in Middle Township, 1 3/4 miles south of junction with NJ 83 in South Dennis.

CAPE MAY BIRD OBSERVATORY (NORTHWOOD CENTER), 701 E. Lake Dr., Cape May Point       Website

Complex run by National Audubon Society focuses on birding in the Cape May area. Northwood Center offers programs, walks and workshops.


Southbound, Exit 0. At end of Parkway, turn right onto NJ 109 North and continue 1/2 mile to US 9 South/Cape May Ferry Exit. Follow signs for US 9 South and continue 1/2 mile to first light (sign for State Park/West Cape May/Cape May Point/Cape May on right). Turn left onto Co. Rt. 626/Seashore Rd. and continue 2 1/2 miles to first light, at Co. Rt. 606/Sunset Blvd. Turn right onto Sunset Blvd. and continue 1 3/4 miles. Turn left (sign for observatory on right) onto Light House Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. Turn right (sign for observatory on right) onto E. Lake Dr. and continue to observatory. Park in street.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 626/Seashore Rd. (North Cape May). At traffic light (sign on right for West Cape May/Cape May Point/Cape May), if Northbound, turn right, if Southbound, turn left, onto Co. Rt. 626 South/Seashore Rd. and continue 2 1/2 miles (name changes to Broadway) to traffic light at Co. Rt. 606/Sunset Blvd. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 606 West/Sunset Blvd. and continue 1 3/4 miles. Turn left (sign on right for state park) onto Light House Ave., then take first right onto E. Lake Dr. and continue to Center on right.

JACQUES COUSTEAU NATIONAL ESTUARINE RESEARCH RESERVE, 130 Great Bay Blvd., Tuckerton       Website

Area around research building may be explored on 1/2-mile interpretive trail.


Northbound, Exit 50. Follow US 9 North 7 1/4 miles to traffic light at Great Bay Blvd., in Tuckerton (Tip Seaman County Park on left). Turn right onto Great Bay Blvd. and continue 1/2 mile to Cousteau Center on right.
Southbound, Exit 58. At end of ramp, turn left onto Co. Rt. 539 South and continue 3 1/2 miles to fourth light, in Tuckerton. Turn right onto US 9 South and go 1/4 mile to first light. Turn left onto Great Bay Blvd. and continue 1/2 mile to Cousteau Center on right.


Northbound and Southbound, Great Bay Blvd. (Tuckerton). If Northbound, after passing Tip Seaman Park on left in Tuckerton, continue to next light and turn right, if Southbound, at second light in Tuckerton (sign on right for Ocean County Golf Course), turn left. Both, continue on Great Bay Blvd. 1/2 mile to Cousteau Center on right.

WARREN E. FOX NATURE CENTER, Atlantic County Park, Route 50, Mays Landing       Website

Atlantic County environmental education center located in Estell Manor Park has live animals, botanical exhibitions and historical artifacts from Estellville Glassworks and Bethlehem Loading Co.


Northbound, Exit 20. At traffic light at end of ramp, cross US 9 and continue north 15 miles on NJ 50 to park entrance on right.
Southbound, Exit 38B. Merge onto Atlantic City Expwy. West and continue 4 miles to Exit 12. At end of long ramp, turn left onto Wrangleboro Rd. and get into right lane. At traffic light, turn right onto US 40/US 322 West. At next light, follow signs for US 40 West/Mays Landing and continue 4 3/4 miles on US 40 West to traffic light at NJ 50 North/Cape May Ave. in Mays Landing. Turn left to stay on US 40 West and continue 1/2 mile to second light. Turn left onto NJ 50 South and continue 3 3/4 miles to Atlantic City Park entrance on left.


Eastbound, Exit 17. At end of ramp, turn right onto NJ 50 South and continue 4 1/2 miles to traffic light at US 40/Main St. in Mays Landing. Continue straight on US 40 West/NJ 50 South to second light. Following sign for NJ 50 South/Wildwood/Cape May, turn left onto Mill St. and continue on NJ 50 South 3 3/4 miles to Atlantic County Park entrance on left. Turn left and enter park. Follow roadway to nature center.
Westbound, Exit 12. At end of ramp, turn left onto Co. Rt. 575 South and get into the right lane. Turn right on US 40/US 322 West, pass through light, then take jughandle, following signs for US 40 West. Continue 5 miles on US 40 into Mays Landing. At light at Cape May Ave., turn left to stay on US 40 and continue to second light. Following sign for NJ 50 South/Wildwood/Cape May, turn left onto Mill St. and continue on NJ 50 South 3 1/2 miles to Atlantic County Park entrance on left. Turn left and enter park. Follow roadway to nature center.


Northbound, NJ 50 (Seaville). At traffic light at junction with NJ 50, turn left (sign on right for NJ 50 North/Tuckahoe/Mays Landing) onto NJ 50 North and continue 15 miles to Atlantic County Park entrance on right.
Southbound, Atlantic City Expressway West Exit (Pleasantville). Merge onto Atlantic City Expwy. West and continue 5 3/4 miles to Exit 12. At light at end of long ramp, turn left and get into right lane. Turn right onto US 40/US 322 West, pass through light, then take jughandle, following signs for US 40 West. Continue 4 3/4 miles on US 40 into Mays Landing. At light at Cape May Ave., turn left to stay on US 40 and continue to second light. Following sign for NJ 50 South/Wildwood/Cape May, turn left onto Mill St. and continue on NJ 50 South 3 3/4 miles to Atlantic County Park entrance on left.


Eastbound and Westbound, NJ 50 South (Mays Landing). At traffic light in Mays Landing (sign on right for NJ 50 South/Wildwood/Cape May), if Eastbound, turn right, if Westbound, turn left, onto NJ 50 South and continue 3 3/4 miles to Atlantic County Park entrance on left. Turn left and enter park. Follow roadway to nature center.


Eastbound, NJ 50 (Tuckahoe). At end of NJ 49 in Tuckahoe, turn left onto NJ 50 North and continue 8 miles to Atlantic County Park entrance on right. Turn right, enter park and follow roadway to nature center.


Northbound and Southbound, Atlantic County Park (Estell Manor). If Northbound, turn right (1/4 mile north of Veterans Museum), if Southbound, turn left (1/4 mile after passing Resdel Corp. on right), and enter Atlantic County Park. Follow signs to Nature Center.

MARINE MAMMAL STRANDING CENTER AND MUSEUM, 3625 Brigantine Blvd., Brigantine       Website

Treatment center for injured sea mammals; museum with exhibits on marine mammals.


Northbound, Exit 38A. Merge onto Atlantic City Expwy. East and continue 7 miles to Exit 1. Follow Brigantine Connector 1 1/2 miles, then follow signs for Brigantine onto Brigantine Blvd. Continue 2 3/4 miles to lighthouse circle (Stranding Center is on left, just before circle). Make U-turn around circle and continue to parking lot on right.
Southbound, Exit 40. Merge onto US 30 East and continue 8 1/4 miles to Convention Center/Brigantine Exit on the left. Merge onto Brigantine Connector and, following signs for Brigantine, continue on Brigantine Blvd. 2 3/4 miles to lighthouse circle (Stranding Center is on left, just before circle). Make U-turn around circle and continue to parking lot on right.


Eastbound, Exit 1. Merge onto Brigantine Connector and continue 1 1/2 miles. After passing Exit F, keep right at first fork, following sign for Marina/Brigantine. Continue past Exit G and Harrah's Exit. When expressway ends, continue on Brigantine Blvd. 2 miles across Absecon Channel bridge to lighthouse circle (Stranding Center is on left, just before circle). Make U-turn around circle and continue to parking lot on right.


Northbound, Atlantic City Expressway East (Pleasantville). Merge onto Atlantic City Expressway East and continue 5 1/4 miles to Exit 1. Follow Brigantine Connector 1 1/2 miles. Following signs for Brigantine, continue past Exit G and merge onto NJ 87/Brigantine Blvd. Continue 2 3/4 miles on Brigantine Blvd. into Brigantine to lighthouse circle (Stranding Center is on left, just before circle). Make U-turn around circle and continue to parking lot on right.
Southbound, NJ 157/N. Shore Rd. (Absecon). At traffic light at Lisbon Ave. (first light after passing Sunryser Restaurant on left), continue straight (US 9 goes to right) onto NJ 157 South/N. Shore Rd. (sign for Atlantic City) 1 mile to first light. Turn left onto US 30 East/Absecon Blvd. and continue 5 1/4 miles to Convention Center/Brigantine Exit. Take Convention Center/Brigantine Exit on left, merge onto Brigantine Connector, continue past Exits F and G and, following signs for Brigantine, merge onto NJ 87/Brigantine Blvd. Continue 2 3/4 miles on Brigantine Blvd. into Brigantine to lighthouse circle (Stranding Center is on left, just before circle). Make U-turn around circle and continue to parking lot on right.


Eastbound, Convention Center/Brigantine Exit (Atlantic City). Merge onto Brigantine Connector. After passing Exit F, keep right at first highway split, following sign for Exit G. At Exit G, keep left, following signs for Brigantine Blvd./Harrahs, and continue 3 miles on NJ 87 North to lighthouse circle (Stranding Center is on left, just before circle). Make U-turn around circle and continue to parking lot on right.
Westbound, Brigantine Connector (Atlantic City). Bear right (small sign on right for Borgata) onto Brigantine Connector. At first light, turn right onto Brigantine Blvd. and continue 3 miles on NJ 87 North to lighthouse circle (Stranding Center is on left, just before circle). Make U-turn around circle and continue to parking lot on right.

NATURE CENTER OF CAPE MAY, 1600 Delaware Ave., Cape May       Website

Audubon Society center provides exhibits and natural history programs concerning the diverse environment of the Cape May area.


Southbound, NJ 109 South. At end of Parkway, follow signs for NJ 109 South and continue straight 1 1/4 miles on NJ 109 South/Lafayette St. into Cape May. When road becomes one-way after crossing second bridge, get into the left lane and follow it onto Sidney Ave. Continue one block to end. Turn left onto Washington St. and get into right lane. Follow traffic (sign on right for Beaches/U.S.C.G.) onto Texas Ave., go around bend and continue 1/4 mile on Pittsburgh Ave. Turn left (sign on right for Nature Center) onto Delaware Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to center on right.

ROBERT J. NOVINS PLANETARIUM, Ocean County College (GPS: 1 College Dr.), Toms River       Website

Planetarium on campus of Ocean County College offers sky shows and Friday evening outdoor observing sessions.

 
Northbound, Exit 82. Merge onto NJ 37 East and continue 1 mile to second light. Proceed through light, then take Co. Rt. 549 North/Hooper Ave./Brick Twp. Exit. At end of ramp, turn right onto Terrace Ave. and continue to light. Turn right onto Hooper Ave. and continue 3 1/4 miles to Ocean County College Exit. Follow signs to Planetarium.


Southbound, Exit 89A. On service road, follow signs for NJ 70 East/Brick. Merge onto NJ 70 East and continue 1/2 mile to Shorrock St. Exit, just before first light. Merge onto Shorrock St. and continue 1 1/2 miles to traffic light at Old Toms River Rd. Continue straight on Beaverson Blvd. 3/4 mile to Co. Rt. 549 South/Toms River Exit. Merge onto Co. Rt. 549 South/Brick Blvd. and continue 1 1/4 miles (name changes to Hooper Ave.) to third light. Turn right onto Church St. and continue 3/4 mile to Ocean County College Exit. Follow road to campus, then follow signs to Planetarium.


Southbound, Church Rd. (Toms River). At traffic light at Church Rd. (Cedars Motel and Velo Eatery on right), turn left onto Church Rd. and continue 3 1/4 miles (don't turn at Ocean County College sign at N. Bay Ave.) to traffic light at Buchwald Dr. (first light after passing Vandeveer American Legion Post on right). Turn right onto Buchwald Dr. and continue 1/2 mile to college entrance on right. Follow signs to Planetarium.


Eastbound, Co. Rt. 549 North/Hooper Ave./Brick Twp. Exit (Toms River). At Co. Rt. 549/Hooper Ave. traffic light (after passing Lester Glenn Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep on right), continue through light, then take Co. Rt. 549 North jughandle. Follow signs for U and Left Turns. Merge onto Co. Rt. 549 North/Hooper Ave. and continue 3 1/4 miles to College Dr. Exit. Take jughandle, cross Co. Rt. 549 and continue 3/4 mile on College Dr. to second light. Turn left (sign on right for Planetarium) and follow signs to Planetarium.
Westbound, Co. Rt. 571 North/Fischer Blvd./Brick Twp. Exit (Toms River). Take Co. Rt. 571 Exit (Extra Space Storage on right). Follow signs to Fischer Blvd. At end of ramp, turn right onto Co. Rt. 571 North/Fischer Blvd. and continue 4 1/4 miles to traffic light at Co. Rt. 549/Hooper Ave. Using one of two left lanes, cross Hooper Ave. and follow jughandle. Merge onto Co. Rt. 549 South/Hooper Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. Take College Dr. Exit just before first light. Merge onto College Dr. and continue 3/4 mile to second light. Turn left (sign on right for Planetarium) and follow signs to Planetarium.


Eastbound, New Hampshire Ave. Exit (Lakewood). After passing Briar Park development on right, take next exit. At end of ramp, turn right onto New Hampshire Ave. and continue 2 1/4 miles to traffic light at Church Rd. (North Dover Elementary School on left). Turn left onto Church Rd. and continue 2 miles to fourth light. Turn right onto Buckwald Dr., enter Ocean County College campus and continue 1/2 mile to first light. Turn right and follow signs to Planetarium.
Westbound, Brick Blvd. (Brick Township). At traffic light (1/2 mile past NJ 88 junction), bear left (follow signs for Brick Blvd./Toms River/Seaside Heights) onto Brick Blvd. and continue 3 3/4 miles (name changes to Hooper Ave.) to traffic light at Church Rd. (second light after passing Yorktowne Plaza on right). Turn right onto Church Rd. and continue 3/4 mile to Ocean County College Exit. Cross Church St. onto college campus and continue 1/2 mile to first light. Turn right and follow signs to Planetarium.

WETLANDS INSTITUTE, 1075 Stone Harbor Blvd., Stone Harbor       Website

Environmental center located in Cape May County tidewater area, featuring nature trails, wildlife observation area, aquarium.


Northbound and Southbound, Exit 10. At end of ramp, if Northbound, turn right, if Southbound, turn left, onto Stone Harbor Blvd. and continue 2 3/4 miles to institute on right.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 657/Stone Harbor Blvd. (Cape May Court House). At traffic light in Cape May Court House, if Northbound (Court House Diner on right), turn right, if Southbound (Cape Regional Medical Center on left), turn left, onto Co. Rt. 657 South/Stone Harbor Blvd. and continue 3 miles to entrance on right.

Wineries, Breweries and Distilleries



BACKWARD FLAG BREWING CO., 699 Challenger Way, Forked River       Website

Brewery offers tastings during business hours.


Northbound, Exit 69. At end of ramp, turn right onto Co. Rt. 532 East/Wells Mills Rd. and continue 2 miles to first light. Turn left onto US 9 North and continue 2 1/4 miles. At traffic light at Old Shore Rd./Beach Blvd. (Hometown Market on right), turn left onto Old Shore Rd. and continue to stop sign. Turn left to stay on Old Shore Rd. and continue 1/4 mile. Take first right onto Challenger Way and continue to brewery on right.
Southbound, Exit 74. At end of ramp, turn right onto Co. Rt. 614/Lacey Rd. and continue 2 1/2 miles to traffic light at US 9 in Forked River. Turn right onto US 9 South and continue 1 1/4 miles. Bear right (Forked River Gifts and Collectibles on left) onto Old Shore Rd. and continue 1/4 mile. Take first right onto Challenger Way and continue 1/4 mile to brewery on right.


Northbound, Old Shore Rd./Beach Blvd. (Forked River). At traffic light (Hometown Market on right), turn left onto Old Shore Rd. and continue to stop sign. Turn left to stay on Old Shore Rd. and continue 1/4 mile. Take first right onto Challenger Way and continue to brewery on right.
Southbound, Old Shore Rd. (Forked River). Bear right (Forked River Gifts and Collectibles on left) onto Old Shore Rd. and continue 1/4 mile. Take first right onto Challenger Way and continue 1/4 mile to brewery on right.

BALIC WINERY, 6623 Harding Hwy., Mays Landing       Website

Wine tasting during regular hours. Live events.


Northbound and Southbound, Exit 38B. Merge onto Atlantic City Expwy. West and continue 4 3/4 miles to Exit 12. At end of long ramp, turn left onto Wrangleboro Rd. and get into right lane. At traffic light, turn right onto US 40/US 322 West. At next light, follow signs for US 40 West/Mays Landing and continue 4 1/2 miles on US 40 West to traffic light at NJ 50 North/Cape May Ave. in Mays Landing. Turn left to stay on US 40 West and continue 4 miles to winery on right.


Eastbound, Exit 17. At end of ramp, turn right on NJ 50 South and continue 4 1/2 miles into Mays Landing to light at Main St. (US 40). Continue straight on US 40 West 4 miles to winery on right.
Westbound, Exit 12. At end of ramp, turn left onto Co. Rt. 575 South and get into the right lane. Turn right onto US 40/US 322 West, continue through first light, then take jughandle following signs for US 40 West. Continue 5 miles on US 40 West into Mays Landing to light at NJ 50 North/Cape May Ave. Turn left onto Cape May Ave. to stay on US 40 and continue 4 miles to winery on right.


Eastbound, on left, in Hamilton Township, about 1/4 mile past MM 43.
Westbound, on right, in Hamilton Township, about 1 mile after passing Mike Zyndorf Construction Rentals on right.


Northbound and Southbound, US 40 West (Mays Landing). At traffic light at junction with US 40 West, if Northbound, turn left, if Southbound, continue straight (NJ 50 South turns left), onto US 40 West and continue 3 1/4 miles to winery on right.

BATTLE RIVER BREWING CO., 69 Main St., Toms River       Website

Tastings offered during business hours.

 
Northbound and Southbound, Exit 81. If Northbound, take first left onto Highland Pkwy. and continue to first light. Turn right onto Water St. If Southbound, keep right, following signs for Co. Rt. 527 South/Toms River Business District, cross over Parkway and continue to first light. Both, continue on Water St. Take first left onto Lien St. (Beacon Building Products on right) and continue 1/4 mile to end. Turn right onto Main St. and continue 1/4 mile. Brewery is on left, just past first light. Park in local lots.


Eastbound, NJ 166 (Toms River). After passing Garden State Pkwy. interchange, continue to next light. Turn right onto NJ 166 South/Main St. and continue 3/4 mile into Toms River. Brewery is on left, just past traffic light at Washington St. Park in local lots.
Westbound, Washington St./Beachwood Exit (Toms River). After passing Toms River Mall on right, take exit at next light. Cross NJ 37 and continue on Washington St. 2 miles to end in Toms River. Turn left onto NJ 166 South/Main St. Brewery is on left. Park in local lots.

BELLVIEW WINERY, 150 Atlantic St., Landisville       Website

Wine tasting during regular hours, periodic events, picnicking.


Eastbound and Westbound, N. Central Ave. (Buena). At traffic light (sign on right for winery), if Eastbound (St. Padre Pio Shrine on left), make sharp left, if Westbound (Battelini Transportation Systems on right), bear right (not sharp right), onto N. Central Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to first intersection. Turn right onto Atlantic St. and continue 1/2 mile to winery.

BLUE RASCAL DISTILLERY, 8 West End Ave., Hammonton       Website

Distillery's whiskey, gin, vodka, brandy, rum and liqueurs may be sampled in tasting room during business hours.


Eastbound and Westbound, Exit 28. At end of ramp, if Eastbound, turn left, if Westbound, merge, onto NJ 54 North and continue 2 miles. Turn left (West End Grill on left) onto West End Ave. Distillery is first building on left.


Eastbound, Wiltsey's Mill Rd. (Winslow Township). After passing Heart of Elm Plaza on right, take next right onto Wiltsey's Mill Rd. and continue 2 1/4 miles (name changes to N. Third St.) to traffic light at Fairview Ave., in Hammonton. Turn right onto Fairview Ave. and continue 1/4 mile across railroad track (name changes to 13th St.). After passing Three 3's Brewery, take second left onto West End Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to distillery on right.
Westbound, Co. Rt. 602/S. Egg Harbor Rd. (Hammonton). After passing DiDonato Bowling Center on right, bear left onto Co. Rt. 602 West and continue 2 miles to traffic light at NJ 54/Bellevue Ave., in Hammonton. Turn left onto NJ 54 South, cross railroad tracks and continue (name changes to Twelfth St.) 1/4 mile. Turn right (Hammonton Water Works on left) onto West End Ave. Distillery is first building on left.


Northbound and Southbound, West End Ave. (Hammonton). If Northbound (Hammonton Water Tower on right), turn left, if Southbound (Hammonton Water Tower on left), turn right, onto West End Ave. and continue to distillery in first building on left.


Southbound, US 30/NJ 54 (Hammonton). At traffic light, cross US 30 and continue on NJ 54 South 1 1/2 miles through downtown Hammonton. Turn right (Hammonton Water Works on left) onto West End Ave. Distillery is in first building on left.

CAPE MAY BREWING CO., 1288 Hornet Rd., Rio Grande       Website

Microbrewery located at Cape May Airport offers samples in its tasting room. Self-guided tours of the brewery are available.


Northbound, Exit 4, turn left, Southbound, Exit 4B, turn right, onto NJ 47 North and continue 1 mile to third light. Turn left onto Railroad Ave. and continue 1 1/2 miles (becomes Seashore Rd.) to first light. Turn right on Breakwater Rd. and go 3/4 mile through first light. After passing light, take first right (sign for Cape May Airport on right) onto Hornet Rd. and continue to brewery in first building on right.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 613/Breakwater Rd. (Erma). At traffic light, if Northbound, turn left (sign on right for Cape May Airport), if Southbound, turn right (MM 5.5) onto Co. Rt. 613/Breakwater Rd. and go 3/4 mile to first light. Continue straight through light, then take next right (sign on right for Cape May County Airport) onto Hornet Rd. and continue to brewery on right.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 626/Railroad Ave. (Rio Grande). At traffic light, if Northbound (after passing Rio Grande Bible Baptist Church on left), if Southbound (Rio Grande Post Office on right), turn right, onto Co. Rt. 626 South/S. Railroad Ave. and continue 1 1/2 miles to first light (name changes to Seashore Rd.), at Breakwater Rd. Turn right (small sign on right for Aviation Museum) onto Breakwater Rd. and continue 3/4 mile. After passing first light, take next right (sign for Cape May Airport on right) onto Hornet Rd. and continue to brewery in first building on right.

CAPE MAY WINERY, 711 Townbank Rd., Cape May       Website

Wine tasting during regular hours, special events throughout the year.


Southbound, Exit 0. At end of Parkway, turn right onto NJ 109 North and continue 1/2 mile to US 9 South/Cape May Ferry Exit Follow signs for US 9 South and continue 1/2 mile to first light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 626/Seashore Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 648/Townbank Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to winery on right.


Northbound, Co. Rt. 644/Shunpike Rd. (Lower Township). At traffic light, turn left onto Co. Rt. 644 North/Shunpike Rd. and continue to first light. Turn right onto Town Bank Rd. and continue to winery on left.
Southbound, Co. Rt. 626/Seashore Rd. (Lower Township). At traffic light, turn right onto Co. Rt. 626 North/Seashore Rd. and continue to first light. Turn left onto Town Bank Rd. and continue to winery on right.

CHIMNEY RUSTIC ALES, 15 Horton St., Hammonton       Website

Brewery in downtown Hammonton offers tastings during business hours.


Eastbound and Westbound, Exit 28. At end of ramp, if Eastbound, turn left, if Westbound, merge, onto NJ 54 North and continue 1 3/4 miles into Hammonton. After crossing railroad tracks, pass through 1 light, then take second left (Marcello's Trattoria on left) onto Horton St. and continue 1/2 block to brewery on right.


Eastbound, Wiltsey's Mill Rd. (Winslow Township). After passing Elm Professional Building on right, take next right onto Wiltsey's Mill Rd. and continue 2 3/4 miles (name changes to N. Third St.) to traffic light at NJ 54/Bellevue Ave. in Hammonton. Turn right onto NJ 54 South and continue 1 block. Turn right onto Horton St. and continue 1/2 block to brewery on right.
Westbound, Co. Rt. 602/S. Egg Harbor Rd. After passing DiDonato Bowling Center on right, bear left onto Co. Rt. 602 West and continue 2 1/4 miles to traffic light at NJ 54 in downtown Hammonton. Turn right onto NJ 54 North/Bellevue Ave. Take second left onto Horton St. and continue 1/2 block to brewery on right.


Northbound and Southbound, Horton St. (Hammonton). If Northbound (Marcello's Trattoria on left), turn left, if Southbound, after passing Landolfi Funeral Home on right, turn right, onto Horton St. and continue 1/2 block to brewery on right.


Southbound, NJ 54 South (Hammonton). At end of US 206, cross US 30 and continue 1 mile on NJ 54 South/Bellevue Ave. After passing Landolfi Funeral Home on right, turn right, onto Horton St. and continue 1/2 block to brewery on right.

COHO BREWING CO., 28 Indian Trail Rd., Cape May Court House       Website

Brewery whose beers sport a legal theme offers tastings during business hours.


Northbound, Exit 4. At end of ramp, turn left onto NJ 47 North and continue 3/4 mile to second light. Turn right onto US 9 North/Shore Rd. and continue 2 1/2 miles to traffic light at NJ 147/Co. Rt. 618/Indian Trail Rd. (Peace Token Bait & Tackle on left). Turn left onto Co. Rt. 618 West/Indian Trail Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to brewery on right, in Enterprise Business Center.
Southbound, Exit 6. At end of ramp, turn left onto NJ 147 West and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Cross US 9 and continue 1/4 mile on Co. Rt. 618 West/Indian Trail Rd. to brewery on right, in Enterprise Business Center.


Northbound and Southbound, NJ 147/Co. Rt. 618/Indian Trail Rd. (Burleigh). At traffic light, if Northbound (Peace Token Bait and Tackle on left), turn left, if Southbound (Corner Cafe on left), turn right, onto Co. Rt. 618 West/Indian Trail Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to brewery on right, in Enterprise Business Center.

COLD SPRING BREWERY, 733 Seashore Rd., Cape May       Website

Not-for-profit brewery donates all profits to Historic Cold Spring Village.


Southbound, Exit 0. Merge onto NJ 109 North and continue 1/2 mile to US 9 South/Cape May Ferry exit. At traffic light, continue straight on US 9 South 1/2 mile to first light. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 626 North/Seashore Rd. and continue 3/4 mile to Cold Spring Village entrance on right. Turn right and enter village. Take first left and drive to far end of parking lot.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 626/Seashore Rd. (Lower Township). At traffic light (sign on right for Cape May Airport), if Northbound, turn left, if Southbound, turn right, onto Co. Rt. 626 North and continue 3/4 mile to Cold Spring Village entrance on right. Turn right and enter village. Take first left and drive to far end of parking lot.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 626/Railroad Ave. (Middle Township). At traffic light, if Northbound (after passing Rio Grande Bible Baptist Church on left), turn left, if Southbound (Rio Grande Post Office on right), turn right, onto Co. Rt. 626 South/Railroad Ave. and continue 3 1/4 miles (name changes to Seashore Rd.) to Cold Spring Village entrance on left (1/4 mile after passing Carriage House Grooming on left). Turn left and enter village. Take first left and drive to far end of parking lot.

DIMATTEO VINEYARDS, 951 Eighth St., Hammonton       Website

Tasting room is open for sampling during business hours. Special events are held throughout the year.


Eastbound and Westbound, Exit 28. At end of ramp, if Eastbound, turn left, if Westbound, merge, onto NJ 54 North and continue 1/2 mile to first light. Turn right onto S. Second Rd. and continue 2 miles to blinker light at Eighth St. Turn right onto Eighth St. and continue 1/2 mile. Take first right after crossing over Atlantic City Expressway and continue to winery on right.


Eastbound, Co. Rt. 640/Weymouth Rd. (Hammonton). After passing Augusta Professional Center on right, bear right onto Co. Rt. 640 South/Weymouth Rd. and continue 1/2 mile. After passing over railroad tracks, take next right onto Reading Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. Follow road to the left onto Eighth St. and continue 2 miles. After crossing over Atlantic City Expressway, take next right and proceed to winery on right.
Westbound, Co. Rt. 602/S. Egg Harbor Rd. (Hammonton). After passing DiDonato Bowling Center on right, bear left onto Co. Rt. 602 West and continue 1/4 mile to all-way stop. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 640 South/Weymouth Rd. and continue 1/4 mile. After passing over railroad tracks, take next right onto Reading Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. Follow road to the left onto Eighth St. and continue 2 miles. After crossing over Atlantic City Expressway, take next right and proceed to winery on right.


Eastbound, NJ 54 North/Hammonton/Trenton Exit (Folsom). Merge onto NJ 54 North and continue 2 miles. Just before Atlantic City Expressway interchange, turn right (sign on right for vineyard) onto Service Rd. and continue 2 miles to winery on left.
Westbound, NJ 73/Hammonton/Berlin Exit (Folsom). At first light after leaving US 322, turn right (winery sign on right) onto Eighth St. and continue 1 3/4 miles. Just before crossing over Atlantic City Expressway, take first left (sign on right for winery) and continue to winery on right.

GARDEN STATE BEER, 247 E. White Horse Pike, Galloway       Website

Microbrewery founded in 2016 offers a variety of year-round and seasonal beers. Tours and tastings are offered.


Northbound, Exit 41. At end of ramp, turn left onto E. Jimmie Leeds Rd., cross under Parkway, then take first left to enter Parkway southbound. Merge onto Parkway Southbound and continue 1 1/2 miles to Exit 40. Merge onto US 30 East and continue 3/4 mile to Sixth Ave. Exit. At end of ramp, turn left onto Sixth Ave. At traffic light, turn left onto US 30 West and continue to brewery on right, after passing Scottish Inn.
Southbound, Exit 40. Merge onto US 30 East and continue 3/4 mile to Sixth Ave. Exit. At end of ramp, turn left onto Sixth Ave. At traffic light, turn left onto US 30 West and continue to brewery on right, after passing Scottish Inn.


Northbound and Southbound, US 30/White Horse Pike (Absecon). At traffic light, if Northbound, turn left, if Southbound, turn right, onto US 30 West/White Horse Pike and continue 1 3/4 miles to brewery on right, just after passing Studio Inn and Scottish Inn motels.


Eastbound, Sixth Ave. Exit (Galloway). After passing under Garden State Parkway, continue 3/4 mile to exit. At end of ramp, turn left onto Sixth Ave. and continue to traffic light. Turn left onto US 30 West, get into right lane and continue to brewery on right.
Westbound, on right, in Galloway Township, at Fifth Ave., after passing Scottish Inn on right.

GARDEN STATE DISTILLERY, 13 Washington St., Toms River       Website

Distillery produces rum, vodka and whiskey. Tastings and tours are offered.


Northbound and Southbound, Exit 81. If Northbound, at end of ramp, merge onto W. Water St. If Southbound, on ramp, keep right, following sign for Co. Rt. 527 South/Toms River Business District. Cross over Parkway and continue through first light. Both, continue on W. Water St. to next light (Post Office on right). Turn left onto Irons St. and continue 1/4 mile to stop sign. Turn right onto NJ 166 South/Main St. and continue to first light. Turn left onto Washington St. and continue to distillery in second building on right.


Eastbound, NJ 166/Main St. (Toms River). At traffic light (Toms River Center on right), turn right onto NJ 166 South/Main St. and continue 3/4 mile to first light. Turn left onto Washington St. and continue to distillery in second building on right.
Westbound, Washington St./Beachwood Exit (Toms River). At end of ramp, cross NJ 37 and continue 2 miles on Washington St. to distillery on left, in next block after passing Toms River Municipal Building on left.

HAWK HAVEN VINEYARD AND WINERY, 600 S. Railroad Ave., Rio Grande       Website

Winery welcomes visitors to sample its wines in its tasting room or attend special events.


Northbound, Exit 4, turn left, Southbound, Exit 4B, turn right, onto NJ 47 North and continue 1 mile on NJ 47 North to third light. Turn left (sign on right for vineyard) onto S. Railroad Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to winery on right.


Northbound, Church St. (Rio Grande). Turn left (Cape Shores Resort on right) onto Church St. and continue 1/4 mile to stop sign. Turn left onto S. Railroad Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to winery on right.
Southbound, NJ 47/Delsea Dr. (Rio Grande). After passing Grande Center mall on right, continue to next light. Turn right onto NJ 47 North/S. Delsea Dr. and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn left (sign on right for vineyard) onto S. Railroad Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to winery on right.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 626/Railroad Ave. (Rio Grande). At traffic light, if Northbound (after passing Rio Grande Bible Baptist Church on left), if Southbound (Rio Grande Post Office on right), turn right, onto Co. Rt. 626 South/S. Railroad Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to winery on right.

HEAVY REEL BREWING CO., 1520 Boulevard, Seaside Heights       Website


Northbound and Southbound, W. Central Ave. (Seaside Heights). If Northbound, after passing NJ 37 interchange, continue on NJ 35 North to first light. Turn right onto W. Central Ave. If Southbound, after passing New Jersey American Water tower on right, get into left lane, following signs for Seaside Heights. When NJ 35 bears right, continue straight on W. Central Ave. to first light. Both, continue on W. Central Ave. 1 block. Take first left onto Hiering Ave. and continue 1 block to brewery on opposite right corner.


Eastbound, NJ 35 North/Seaside Hts./Point Pleasant Exit (Toms River Township). Merge onto NJ 35 North and continue 3/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto W. Central Ave. and continue 1 block. Turn left onto Hiering Ave. and continue 1 block to brewery on opposite right corner.

HIDDEN SANDS BREWING CO., 6754 Washington Ave., Egg Harbor Township       Website

Brewery offers tastings during business hours.


Northbound, Exit 36. At end of ramp, turn left onto Fire Rd. and continue 1 mile to third light. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 608/Washington Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to brewery on right.
Southbound, Exit 37. At end of ramp, turn left onto Washington Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to brewery on left.


Eastbound, Exit 7S. On ramp, keep right, following signs for US 40/US 322/Pleasantville. At end of ramp, turn left onto Washington Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to brewery on left.
Westbound, Exit 7S. Merge onto Garden State Pkwy. South and continue past Exit 38A to Exit 37. At end of long ramp, turn left onto Washington Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to brewery on left.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 608/Washington Ave. (Pleasantville). At traffic light, if Northbound, turn left (Atlantic City Cemetery on left), if Southbound (Atlantic City Cemetery on opposite right corner), turn right, onto Co. Rt. 608/Washington Ave. and continue 1 1/2 miles to brewery on right.

 
Eastbound, Co. Rt. 563 North/Uibel Ave. (Egg Harbor Township). After passing Blue Fox Salon on right, get into left lane and continue to next light. Turn left (sign on right for Co. Rt. 563 North) onto Uibel Ave. and continue to first light. Turn right onto Washington Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to brewery on left, after crossing under Garden State Parkway.
Westbound, Co. Rt. 651/Fire Rd. (Egg Harbor Township). At traffic light (first light after passing Mount Calvary and Beth Israel Cemeteries on right), turn right onto Co. Rt. 651/Fire Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 608/Washington Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to brewery on right.

JESSIE CREEK WINERY, 1 Route 47 North, Cape May Court House       Website

Tasting of the winery's wares is available during business hours.


Northbound, Exit 9. At end of ramp, turn left onto Golf Club Rd. and continue to stop sign. Turn left onto Shell Bay Ave. and continue to first light. Turn right onto US 9 North/Shore Rd. and continue 1 mile. Turn left (First Baptist Church on left) onto Hand Ave. and continue 3 miles to end. Turn left onto NJ 47 South, then immediately turn right into first driveway.
Southbound, Exit 10. At end of ramp, turn right onto Stone Harbor Blvd. and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn left onto US 9 South/S. Main St. and continue 1/2 mile. Pass through one light, then take next right onto Hand Ave. and continue 3 miles to end. Turn left onto NJ 47 South, then immediately turn right into winery driveway.


Northbound and Southbound, Hand Ave. (Cape May Court House). If Northbound, turn left (First Baptist Church on left), if Southbound, turn right (Nino's Restaurant on left) onto Hand Ave. and continue 3 miles to end. Turn left onto NJ 47 South. Winery entrance is immediately on right.


Northbound, on left, in Middle Township, 1/4 mile after passing Bay Cove Condominium Complex on left.
Southbound, on right, in Middle Township, 1/2 mile after passing Hideaway Beach Condominium Complex on right.

LAZY EYE DISTILLERY, 1328 Harding Hwy., Richland       Website

Vodka distillery offers tours of its facility and sampling of its wares.


Eastbound, on right, in Richland, 1/4 mile east of Richland General Store.
Westbound, on left, in Richland, after passing General Barbecue on right.

LITTLE WATER DISTILLERY, 807 Baltic Ave., Atlantic City       Website

Distillery offers tours and tastings of its rum, gin, vodka and whiskey offerings.


Eastbound, Arctic Ave./Convention Center. At end of expressway, keep left and continue to second light, following signs for Arctic Ave./Convention Center. Turn left onto Arctic Ave. and continue 1 mile to traffic light at Maryland Ave. Turn left onto N. Maryland Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. After passing light at Baltic Ave., take next right onto Lexington Ave. and continue to distillery entrance on right.


Eastbound, Absecon Blvd. (Atlantic City). At traffic light at Virginia Ave., continue straight (US 30 ends) on Absecon Blvd. to next light (DO/AC water tower on left). Turn right onto N. Maryland Ave. and continue through first light. Take next left onto Lexington Ave. and continue to distillery entrance on right.

LUDLAM ISLAND BREWERY, 2051 Dennisville-Petersburg Rd., Woodbine       Website

Craft brewery offers brewery tours and sampling in tasting room


Northbound, Exit 13. At end of ramp, turn right onto Avalon Blvd. and continue 1/2 mile to end. Turn right onto US 9 North/Shore Rd. and continue 1 3/4 miles to first light. Turn left (sign on right for Camden) onto NJ 83 West and continue 1/4 mile. Take first right (sign on right for Co. Rt. 608 North/South Seaville) onto Kings Hwy. and continue 3 1/2 miles to end. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 550 West/Ocean View-Woodbine Rd. and continue 2 miles to traffic circle. Take first exit onto Co. Rt. 610 North/Dennisville-Petersburg Rd. and continue 1/2 mile to brewery on right.
Southbound, Exit 17. At end of ramp, turn left onto Sea Isle Blvd. and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn right onto US 9 North/Shore Rd. and continue 1/2 mile to first light (Island Marine Center on right). Turn left onto Co. Rt. 550 West and continue 4 miles to traffic circle. Take first exit onto Co. Rt. 610 North/Dennisville-Petersburg Rd. and continue 1/2 mile to brewery on right.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 550/Woodbine-Ocean View Rd. (Ocean View). At traffic light, if Northbound, after passing Island Marine Center on right, turn left, if Southbound, after passing Sea Grove Garden Center, turn right, onto Co. Rt. 550 West/Woodbine-Ocean View Rd. and continue 4 miles to traffic circle. Take first exit onto Co. Rt. 610 North/Dennisville-Petersburg Rd. and continue 1/2 mile to brewery on right.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 610/Petersburg Rd. (Dennisville). At traffic light in Dennisville, if Northbound, turn right, if Southbound, turn left, onto Co. Rt. 610 North/Petersburg Rd. and continue 3 1/4 miles to traffic circle. Take second exit to stay on Co. Rt. 610 North and continue 1/2 mile to brewery on right.


Southbound, Mt. Pleasant Rd. (Tuckahoe). After passing traffic light at NJ 49 in Tuckahoe, continue 1/4 mile. Take second right (Masonic Lodge on opposite right corner) onto Mt. Pleasant Rd. and continue 3 1/2 miles to end. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 610 South/Dennisville-Petersburg Rd. and continue 1 mile to brewery on left.

MANAFIRKIN BREWING CO., 450 E. Bay Ave., Manahawkin       Website

Brewery offers tastings and tours during business hours.


Northbound, Exit 63A, merge onto NJ 72 East, Southbound, Exit 63, keep right on ramp, merge onto NJ 72 East, Both, continue 1 1/2 miles to US 9 North/Manahawkin Exit. Merge onto US 9 North and keep right. At first light, turn right onto E. Bay Ave. and continue 1 mile to brewery on left.


Northbound and Southbound, E. Bay Ave. (Manahawkin). If Northbound, after crossing under NJ 72, at traffic light, turn right, if Southbound, at traffic light (Re/Max on left), turn left, onto E. Bay Ave. and continue 1 mile to brewery on left, behind Old & New Thrift Shop.


Eastbound, US 9 North/Manahawkin Exit (Manahawkin). Merge onto US 9 North and keep right. At first light, turn right onto E. Bay Ave. and continue 1 mile to brewery on left.
Westbound, Mill Creek Rd./Beach Haven West Exit (Stafford Township). Keep right and continue on Mill Creek Rd. 1/2 mile to end. Turn left onto E. Bay Ave. and continue to brewery on right.

NATALI VINEYARDS, 221 N. Delsea Dr., Cape May Court House       Website

Delaware Bay winery produces red, white and fruit wines, which may be sampled in tasting room during business hours. Special events during the year.


Northbound, Exit 9. At end of ramp, turn left onto Golf Club Rd. and continue to stop sign. Turn left onto Shell Bay Ave. and continue to first light. Turn right onto US 9 North/Shore Rd. and continue 1 mile. Turn left (First Baptist Church on left) onto Hand Ave. and continue 3 miles to end. Turn right onto NJ 47 North and continue 2 miles to winery on left.
Southbound, Exit 13. At end of ramp, turn right onto Avalon Blvd. and continue 1/2 mile to end. Turn left onto US 9 South and continue 3/4 mile. After passing Country Club Tavern on left, take next right (sign for Goshen) onto Co. Rt. 646/Swainton-Goshen Rd. and continue 3 1/2 miles to second stop sign. Continue straight on Co. Rt. 615/Goshen Rd. 1/4 mile to stop sign. Turn left onto NJ 47 South and continue 1 mile to winery on right.


Northbound, Hand Ave. (Cape May Court House). Turn left (First Baptist Church on left) onto Hand Ave. and continue 3 miles to end. Turn right onto NJ 47 North and continue 2 miles to winery on left.
Southbound, Co. Rt. 646/Swainton-Goshen Rd. (Swainton). After passing Country Club Tavern on left, take next right (sign for Goshen) onto Co. Rt. 646 West/Swainton-Goshen Rd. and continue 3 1/2 miles to third stop sign. Continue straight on Co. Rt. 615/Swainton-Goshen Rd. 1/4 mile to stop sign. Turn left onto NJ 47 South and continue 1 mile to winery on right.


Northbound, on left, in Middle Township, 1 3/4 miles after passing Hideaway Beach Condominium Complex on left.
Southbound, on right, in Middle Township, 1 1/4 miles south of Goshen.

NAUTI SPIRITS DISTILLERY, 916 Shunpike Rd., Cape May       Website

Distillery produces rum, vodka, gin, whiskey and bourbon. Tastings and tours are offered during business hours.


Southbound, Exit 0. At end of Parkway, turn right onto NJ 109 North and continue 1/2 mile to US 9 South/Cape May Ferry Exit. Follow US 9 South 3/4 mile to second light. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 644 South/Shunpike Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to distillery on right.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 644/Shunpike Rd. (North Cape May). At traffic light, if Northbound, turn right, if Southbound, turn left onto Co. Rt. 644 South/Shunpike Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to distillery on right.

PINELANDS BREWING CO., 148 Seventh Ave., Little Egg Harbor       Website

Nanobrewery in the New Jersey Pinelands produces specialty beers. Tours of the brewery are available and beers may be sampled for a fee.


Northbound and Southbound, Exit 58. At end of ramp, if Northbound, turn right, if Southbound, turn left, onto Co. Rt. 539 South and continue 2 1/2 miles. After passing Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses on right, take next right (sign on opposite right corner for brewery) onto Seventh Ave. and continue to brewery.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 539/N. Green St. (Tuckerton). If Northbound, after passing Tuckerton Seaport on right, continue to next light and turn left, if Southbound, at first light in Tuckerton, turn right (Dynasty Diner on right). Both, continue on Co. Rt. 539 North/Green St. 1 mile. After passing Sea Oaks Medical Campus on left, take next left (sign on left for brewery) onto Seventh Ave. and continue to brewery on right.

PLAGIDO'S WINERY, 570 N. First Rd., Hammonton       Website

Fourth-generation family business offers a variety of wines. Tastings of products offered.


Eastbound and Westbound, Exit 28. At end of ramp, if Eastbound, turn left, if Westbound, merge, onto NJ 54 North and continue 1 1/2 miles into Hammonton. After passing Storage Sense on left, take next left onto Co. Rt. 559 North/N. Chew Rd. and continue 1/4 mile. Take first left onto N. First Rd. and continue 1/2 mile to winery on left.


Eastbound, Wiltsey's Mill Rd. (Winslow Township). After passing Heart of Elm Plaza on right, take next right onto Wiltsey's Mill Rd. and continue 2 1/4 miles (name changes to N. Third St.) to traffic light at Fairview Ave., in Hammonton. Turn right onto Fairview Ave. and continue 3/4 mile across railroad track (name changes to 13th St.) to all-way stop. Turn right onto N. First Rd. and continue to winery on left.
Westbound, Co. Rt. 602/S. Egg Harbor Rd. (Hammonton). After passing DiDonato Bowling Center on right, bear left onto Co. Rt. 602 West and continue 3/4 mile. After passing Calvary Chapel on left, take next left onto Ninth St. and continue 3/4 mile to stop sign. Turn right onto S. First Rd. and continue 2 1/4 miles to winery on left.


Northbound and Southbound, N. First Rd. (Hammonton). At traffic light (sign for winery on right), if Northbound, turn left (Illiano's Restaurant on left), if aouthbound, turn right (Pro 1 Signs on right) onto N. First Rd. and continue 3/4 mile to winery on left.


Northbound, NJ 54 (Folsom). At traffic light, turn right onto NJ 54 North/Twelfth St. and continue 2 1/2 miles to second light. Turn left onto N. First Rd. and continue 3/4 mile to winery on left.
Southbound, Co. Rt. 561 South/S. Egg Harbor Rd. (Winslow Township). After passing St. Jude Syro-Malabar Catholic Church on left, take next left (sign on right for Co. Rt. 561 South/Hammonton) onto Co. Rt. 561 South/S. Egg Harbor Rd. and continue 4 miles into Hammonton. When road splits at stop sign at 15th St., keep right (follow sign for Co. Rt. 559), cross 15th St. and continue 1/2 mile on Co. Rt. 559 South/N. Chew Rd. Take first right onto 14th St. and continue 1/4 mile to four-way stop. Turn left onto N. First Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to winery on right.

RENAULT WINERY, 72 N. Bremen Ave., Egg Harbor City       Website

Tours including wine tasting are offered. Two restaurants and a cafeteria and an 18-hole golf course open to the public are on the premises.


Northbound, Exit 38B. Merge onto Atlantic City Expwy. West and continue 2 miles to Exit 9. At end of ramp, turn right onto Delilah Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to traffic circle. Take fourth exit (Co. Rt. 563 North) from circle and continue 5 miles on Co. Rt. 563 North/Tilton Rd. to traffic light at US 30/White Horse Pike. Turn left onto US 30 West and continue 2 miles to second light (Renault Winery bottle on right). Turn right onto Co. Rt. 674/Bremen Ave. and continue 2 1/2 miles to winery on left.
Southbound, Exit 44. At end of ramp, turn right onto Co. Rt. 575 South, then immediately turn right onto Alt. Co. Rt. 561 North/Moss Mill Rd. (sign for Egg Harbor City/Hammonton) and continue 5 1/2 miles to all-way stop at Co. Rt. 674/N. Bremen Ave. Turn right (sign for winery on right) onto N. Bremen Ave. and continue 3/4 mile to winery.


Eastbound, Exit 17. At end of ramp, turn left onto NJ 50 North and continue 2 1/4 miles to traffic light at US 30, in Egg Harbor City. Cross US 30 and continue 1 1/2 miles on Philadelphia Ave./Co. Rt. 563 North to first light. Turn right onto Moss Mill Rd. and continue 1 mile to four-way stop. Turn left (sign for winery on opposite left corner) onto N. Bremen Ave. and go 1/2 mile to winery.
Westbound, Exit 9. At end of ramp, turn right onto Co. Rt. 646 East/Delilah Rd. and go 1/4 mile to first light. At light, take exit marked Atlantic City Int'l Airport/FAA Technical Center. Follow traffic around circle, cross Delilah Rd., then take second exit (Co. Rt. 563 North/Egg Harbor City) from circle onto Co. Rt. 563 North/Tilton Rd. and continue 5 miles to end. Turn left onto US 30 West/White Horse Pike and go 2 miles to second light (Renault Winery bottle sign on right). Turn right onto S. Bremen Ave. and continue 2 1/2 miles to winery.


Eastbound and Westbound, Bremen Ave. (Egg Harbor City). At traffic light, if Eastbound, after passing NAPA Auto Parts on left, turn left, if Westbound, turn right (Renault Winery bottle on right), onto Co. Rt. 674 North/Bremen Ave. and continue 2 1/2 miles to winery on left.


Northbound, US 30/White Horse Pike (Egg Harbor City). At traffic light at end of NJ 50 (first light after passing Central Glass), turn right (sign on right for Atlantic City) onto US 30 East/White Horse Pike and continue 1 mile to second light. Turn left onto Bremen Ave. and continue 2 1/2 miles to winery on left.

SHORE CRAFT DISTILLERY, 371 Route 47, Cape May Court House       Website

Sample rum, whiskey, bourbon, gin or vodka in distillery's tasting room during business hours.


Northbound, Exit 4. Turn left onto NJ 47 North and continue 4 1/4 miles to distillery on left.
Southbound, Exit 6. At end of ramp, turn left onto NJ 147 West and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Cross US 9 and continue 3 1/4 miles on Co. Rt. 618 West/Indian Trail Rd. to end. Turn left onto NJ 47 South and continue 1 1/2 miles to distillery on right.


Northbound, NJ 47/Delsea Dr. (Rio Grande). At traffic light, turn left (sign on right for Goshen/Camden) onto NJ 47 North and continue 3 1/2 miles to distillery on left.
Southbound, NJ 147/Co. Rt. 618/Indian Trail Rd. (Burleigh). After passing Lighthouse Church on left, continue to next light. Turn right (sign on right for Dias Creek) onto Co. Rt. 618 West/Indian Trail Rd. and continue 3 1/4 miles to end. Turn left onto NJ 47 South and continue 1 1/2 miles to distillery on right.


Northbound, on left, in Middle Township, 1/4 mile after passing Green Creek Bethel United Methodist Church on right
Southbound, on right, in Middle Township, 1/2 mile after passing Clinton Conover Farm on left.

SLACK TIDE BREWING CO., 1879 Route 9, Cape May Court House       Website

Brewery offers tastings of its beers during business hours.


Northbound, Exit 13. At end of ramp, turn right onto Avalon Blvd. and continue 1/2 mile to end. Turn right onto US 9 North/Shore Rd. and continue 1 1/4 miles to brewery on left, 1/4 mile after passing Asbury Methodist Church on left.
Southbound, Exit 17. At end of ramp, turn left onto Sea Isle Blvd. and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn left onto US 9 South/Shore Rd. and continue 3 miles to brewery on right, 1/2 mile past traffic light at NJ 83.


Northbound, in Clermont, on left, 1/4 mile after passing Asbury Methodist Church on left.
Southbound, in Clermont, on right, 1/4 mile after passing Avalon Campground on right.

SOMERS POINT BREWING CO., 705 W. New York Ave., Somers Point       Website

Brewery offers tastings of its beers during business hours.


Northbound, Exit 29. Follow US 9 North 1 mile through 2 lights. After passing second light (NJ 52/MacArthur Blvd.), take second right (Auto Tech Auto Repair on right) onto W. New York Ave. Brewery is first building on left.
Southbound, Exit 30. After paying toll, continue 3/4 mile on N. Laurel Dr. to first light. Turn left onto US 9 North and continue 1/4 mile. Take second right (Auto Tech Auto Repair on right) onto W. New York Ave. Brewery is first building on left.


Northbound and Southbound, W. New York Ave. (Somers Point). If Northbound, turn right (Auto Tech Auto Repair on right), if Southbound, turn left (Cazadores Mexican Restaurant on right), onto W. New York Ave. Brewery is first building on left.

THREE 3'S BREWING CO., 50 13th St., Hammonton       Website

Brewery offers tastings of its beers during business hours.


Eastbound and Westbound, Exit 28. At end of ramp, if Eastbound, turn left, if Westbound, merge, onto NJ 54 North and continue 1 1/2 miles into Hammonton. After passing Storage Sense on left, take next left onto Co. Rt. 559 North/N. Chew Rd. and continue 1/2 mile to blinker light at all-way stop. Turn right onto 13th St. and continue 1/4 mile to brewery on right.


Eastbound, Wiltsey's Mill Rd. (Winslow Township). After passing Heart of Elm Plaza on right, take next right onto Wiltsey's Mill Rd. and continue 2 1/4 miles (name changes to N. Third St.) to traffic light at Fairview Ave., in Hammonton. Turn right onto Fairview Ave. and continue 1/4 mile across railroad track (name changes to 13th St.) to brewery on left.
Westbound, Co. Rt. 602/S. Egg Harbor Rd. (Hammonton). After passing DiDonato Bowling Center on right, bear left onto Co. Rt. 602 West and continue 2 1/4 miles to traffic light at NJ 54 in downtown Hammonton. Cross NJ 54 and continue 1/2 mile to stop sign. Turn left onto Fairview Ave./13th St., cross railroad tracks and continue to brewery on left.


Northbound, Co. Rt. 559/Chew Rd. (Hammonton). At intersection (1/2 mile after passing NJM Insurance on right), turn left (sign on right for Co. Rt. 559 North/Blue Anchor) onto Co. Rt. 559 North/Chew Rd. and continue 1/2 mile to blinker light at all-way stop. Turn right onto 13th St. and continue 1/4 mile to brewery on right.
Southbound, N. Egg Harbor Rd. (Hammonton). At traffic light just before crossing railroad tracks, turn right onto N. Egg Harbor Rd. and continue 1/2 mile to stop sign. Turn left onto Fairview Ave./13th St., cross railroad tracks and continue to brewery on left.

TOMASELLO WINERY, 225 White Horse Pike, Hammonton       Website

Wine tasting during regular hours, periodic events.


Eastbound and Westbound, Exit 28. At end of ramp, if Eastbound, turn left, if Westbound, merge, onto NJ 54 North and continue 3 1/4 miles through Hammonton to light at US 30. Turn left on US 30 West and continue 1/2 mile to first light. Winery is on the right.


Eastbound, Sindoni Ln. (Hammonton). After passing winery on left, continue through light at Fairview Ave., then take next right (Golden Feather Gift Shop on right) onto Sindoni Ln. and continue to end. Turn right onto Linda Ave. and continue 1/4 mile to end. Turn right onto Fairview Ave. and continue to first light. Turn left onto US 30 West, then immediately turn right into winery driveway.
Westbound, on right, in Hammonton, 1/2 mile past intersection with US 206, after passing AtlantiCare Hammonton Health Center on right.


Northbound, US 30 (Hammonton). At traffic light (Silver Coin Diner on right), turn left (sign for US 30 West/Berlin on right) onto US 30 West and continue 1/2 mile to winery on right.


Southbound, US 30/NJ 54 (Hammonton). At traffic light, turn right onto US 30 West/White Horse Pike and continue 1/2 mile to winery on right.

TOMS RIVER BREWING CO., 1540 Route 37, Toms River       Website

Brewery offers a variety of beers and conducts tours of the facilities. Live music during summer.

 
Northbound and Southbound, Exit 82A. Merge onto NJ 37 West and continue 3 1/2 miles to brewery on right.


Eastbound, Bimini Dr. Exit (Toms River). After passing Lester Glenn Subaru on right, take Bimini Dr. Exit. At end of ramp, turn left onto Bimini Dr. and proceed to traffic light. Turn left onto NJ 37 West and continue 1/2 mile to brewery on right.
Westbound, on right, after passing Lester Glenn Subaru on left.


Eastbound and Westbound, NJ 37 (Lakehurst). At traffic circle at junction with NJ 37 in Lakehurst, if Eastbound, take first exit, if Westbound, take second exit, from circle (NJ 37 East/Toms River/Seaside Hts.). Continue 3 1/2 miles on NJ 37 East to Bimini Dr. Exit (after passing Lester Glenn Subaru on right). At end of ramp, turn left onto Bimini Dr., then turn left onto NJ 37 West and continue 1/4 mile to brewery on right.

VINYL BREWING CO., 300 Twelfth St., Hammonton       Website

Brewery offers tastings during regular hours.


Eastbound and Westbound, Exit 28. At end of ramp, if Eastbound, turn left, if Westbound, merge, onto NJ 54 North and continue 1 3/4 miles to brewery on right.


Eastbound, Wiltsey's Mill Rd. (Winslow Township). After passing Heart of Elm Plaza on right, take next right onto Wiltsey's Mill Rd. and continue 2 3/4 miles (name changes to N. Third St.) to traffic light at NJ 54/Bellevue Ave. in Hammonton. Turn right onto NJ 54 South and continue 1/2 mile (name changes to Twelfth St.) to brewery on left.
Westbound, Co. Rt. 602/S. Egg Harbor Rd. (Hammonton). After passing DiDonato Bowling Center on right, bear left onto Co. Rt. 602 West and continue 2 1/4 miles to traffic light at NJ 54 in downtown Hammonton. Turn left onto NJ 54 South/Twelfth St. and continue 1/4 mile to brewery on left.


Northbound, on right, in Hammonton, at Lincoln St.
Southbound, on left, in Hammonton, at Lincoln St.

WILLOW CREEK WINERY AND FARM, 168 Stevens St., West Cape May       Website

Winery offers tastings and tours during business hours.


Southbound, Exit 0. At end of Parkway, turn right onto NJ 109 North and continue /2 mile to US 9 South/Cape May Ferry Exit. Continue 1/2 mile on US 9 South to first light. Turn left onto Seashore Rd./Co. 626 South and continue 1 3/4 miles. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 645 West and continue 1/2 mile to end. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 607 South/Bayshore Rd. and continue 1/2 mile. Take first right onto Stevens St. and continue 1/4 mile to winery on right.


Northbound and Southbound, Co. Rt. 626/Seashore Rd. (North Cape May). At traffic light (sign on right for West Cape May/Cape May Point/Cape May), if Northbound, turn right, if Southbound, turn left, onto Co. Rt. 626 South/Seashore Rd. and continue 1 3/4 miles. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 645 West/Stimpson Ln. and continue 1/2 mile to end. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 607 South/Bayshore Rd. and continue 1/2 mile. Take first right onto Stevens St. and continue 1/4 mile to winery on right.

Zoos and Wildlife Refuges



ATLANTIC CITY AQUARIUM, 800 N. New Hampshire Ave., Atlantic City       Website

Aquarium presents a wide variety of animals, both aquatic and terrestrial, associated with the local marine environments. Gardner's Basin park has nautical artifacts.


Northbound, Exit 38A. Merge onto Atlantic City Expwy. East and continue 7 miles to Exit 1. Follow Brigantine Connector 1 1/4 miles to Exit E. At first light, turn left onto US 30 East/Absecon Blvd. and continue 1/2 mile to fourth light. Bear left onto Mediterranean Ave. and continue 1/4 mile (becomes Melrose Ave.) to third light. Turn left onto N. New Hampshire Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. When dualized section ends, continue straight into Gardner's Basin parking lot.
Southbound, Exit 40. Merge onto US 30 East and continue 9 1/4 miles into Atlantic City. When road forks after passing "Do AC" water tank, keep left, following sign for Gardner's Basin and continue 3/4 mile on Mediterranean Ave. (becomes Melrose Ave.) to traffic light at N. New Hampshire Ave. Turn left onto N. New Hampshire Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. When dualized section ends, continue straight into Gardner's Basin parking lot.


Eastbound, Atlantic Ave./Uptown. At end of expressway, use center lanes. After passing through two lights, get into left-turn lane, following signs for Atlantic Ave./Uptown. Turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1 1/2 miles to traffic light at N. New Hampshire Ave. (Grace Assembly of God on left). Turn left and go 3/4 mile. When dualized section ends, continue straight into Gardner's Basin parking lot.


Northbound, Atlantic City Expressway East (Pleasantville). Merge onto Atlantic City Expressway East and continue 5 3/4 miles to third light. Following signs for Atlantic Ave./Uptown, turn left onto Atlantic Ave. and continue 1 1/2 miles to traffic light at N. New Hampshire Ave. (Grace Assembly of God Church on left). Turn left onto N. New Hampshire Ave. and continue 3/4 mile. When dualized section ends, continue straight into Gardner's Basin parking lot.
Southbound, NJ 157/N. Shore Rd. (Absecon). At traffic light at Lisbon Ave. (first light after passing Sunryser Restaurant on left), continue straight (US 9 goes to right) onto NJ 157 South/N. Shore Rd. (sign for Atlantic City) 1 mile to first light. Turn left onto US 30 East/Absecon Blvd. and continue 6 1/4 miles. After passing Do AC water tower on left, continue to next light, where road divides. Keep left, following sign for Gardner's Basin, and continue on Mediterranean Ave. 1/2 mile (name changes to Melrose Ave.) to traffic light at N. New Hampshire Ave. Turn left onto N. New Hampshire Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. When dualized section ends, continue straight into Gardner's Basin parking lot.


Eastbound, Virginia Ave. (Atlantic City). At traffic light (DO AC water tower on opposite left corner), use center lanes and continue on Absecon Blvd. past water tower through 1 light. Get into left lanes and continue to next light, at Delaware Ave. Bear left, following sign for Gardner's Basin, and continue 1/2 mile on Melrose Ave. to third light. Turn left onto New Hampshire Ave. and continue 1/4 mile. When divided highway ends, continue straight into parking lot.

CAPE MAY COUNTY ZOO, 707 North Route 9, Cape May Court House       Website

Municipal zoo features over 170 species of animals.


Northbound and Southbound, Exit 11. At end of ramp, if Northbound, turn left, if Southbound, turn right, onto Crest Haven Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to light at US 9. Cross US 9 and enter Cape May County Park. Follow signs to zoo.


Northbound, on left in Cape May County Park, 1 1/4 miles north of traffic light at Stone Harbor Blvd. in Cape May Court House.
Southbound, on right in Cape May County Park.

CAPE MAY NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE, 24 Kimbles Beach Rd., Cape May Court House       Website

Three units of the refuge span Cape May County from north to south and preserve habitats along a heavily traveled bird migratory route. Three short trails offer hiking opportunities. 11,000 acres of proposed 21,100 have been acquired.


Northbound, Exit 9. At end of ramp, turn left onto Golf Club Rd. and continue to stop sign. Turn left onto Shell Bay Ave. and continue to first light. Turn right onto US 9 North/Shore Rd. and continue 1 mile. Turn left (First Baptist Church on left) onto Hand Ave. and continue 3 miles to end. Turn left onto NJ 47 South. Take first right onto Kimbles Beach Rd. Headquarters is on the left in 1/4 mile.
Southbound, Exit 10. At end of ramp, turn right onto Stone Harbor Blvd. and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn left onto US 9 South/S. Main St. and continue 1/2 mile. Pass through one light, then take next right onto Hand Ave. and continue 3 miles to end. Turn left onto NJ 47 South, then take next right on Kimbles Beach Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to headquarters on left.


Northbound and Southbound, Hand Ave. (Cape May Court House). If Northbound, turn left (First Baptist Church on left), if Southbound, turn right (Nino's Restaurant on left) onto Hand Ave. and continue 3 miles to end. Turn left onto NJ 47 South, then take first right onto Kimbles Beach Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to headquarters on left.


Northbound and Southbound, Kimbles Beach Rd. (Middle Township). If Northbound, turn left, if Southbound, turn right (sign on right for refuge), onto Kimbles Beach Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to headquarters on left.

EDWIN B. FORSYTHE NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE, Great Creek Rd., Oceanville       Website

Wildlife refuge, popular stopping place for migratory birds. Auto tour, nature trails.


Northbound, Exit 41. At end of ramp, turn right onto E. Jimmie Leeds Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn left onto E. Great Creek Rd. and continue 3 miles to traffic light at US 9. Cross US 9 and continue on Great Creek Rd. 3/4 mile to Visitor Information Center.
Southbound, Exit 48. Follow US 9 south 6 miles to third light, in Oceanville. Turn left (sign on right for refuge) onto E. Great Creek Rd. and continue 3/4 mile to Visitor Information Center.


Eastbound and Westbound, Exit 7N. Merge onto Garden State Parkway North and continue 4 miles to Exit 41. At end of ramp, turn right onto Co. Rt. 561 South/Jimmie Leeds Rd. and continue 1/4 mile to first light. Turn left onto Great Creek Rd. and continue 3 miles to traffic light at US 9. Cross US 9 and continue 3/4 mile on Great Creek Rd. to refuge Visitor Center on left.


Northbound and Southbound, Great Creek Rd. (Oceanville). At traffic light, if Northbound, turn right, if Southbound, turn left (sign on opposite right corner for refuge), onto Great Creek Rd. and continue 3/4 mile to parking area and Visitor Center.


Eastbound, Co. Rt. 633/Jimmie Leeds Rd. (Galloway). At traffic light (first light after passing T.W. Howell's on left), turn left onto Co. Rt. 633 East/Jimmie Leeds Rd. and continue 3 1/4 miles (becomes Co. Rt. 561) to traffic light at Great Creek Rd. (first light after passing Garden State Parkway). Turn left onto Great Creek Rd. and continue 3 miles to traffic light at US 9. Cross US 9 and continue 3/4 mile on Great Creek Rd. to Visitor Center.
Westbound, NJ 157/Shore Rd. (Absecon). At traffic light, turn right onto NJ 157 North/Shore Rd. and continue 1 1/4 miles to first light. Continue straight onto US 9 North and go 2 1/2 miles to traffic light at Great Creek Rd. in Oceanville (sign for refuge on opposite right corner). Turn right onto Great Creek Rd. and continue 3/4 mile to Visitor Center.

FUNNY FARM RESCUE ANIMAL SANCTUARY, 6908 Railroad Blvd., Mays Landing       Website

Sanctuary shelters and rehabilitates over 600 abused and neglected animals.


Eastbound, Indiana Ave. (Hamilton Township). After passing Richland General Store on left, continue on US 40 1 mile. Turn left (sign on left for sanctuary) onto Indiana Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to end. Turn right onto Railroad Blvd. and continue to sanctuary on right.
Westbound, Jefferson Ave. (Mizpah). After passing Jonesy's Bar on left, take next right (sign on right for Weymouth) onto Jefferson Ave. and continue 1/2 mile. Take first left onto Railroad Blvd. and continue 1/2 mile to sanctuary on left.


Northbound and Southbound, US 40 West (Mays Landing). At traffic light at junction with US 40 West, if Northbound, turn left, if Southbound, continue straight (NJ 50 South turns left), onto US 40 West and continue 6 miles. After passing Jonesy's Bar on left, take next right (sign for Weymouth on right) onto Jefferson Ave. and continue 1/2 mile. Take first left onto Railroad Blvd. and continue 1/2 mile to sanctuary on left.


Southbound, US 40 (Buena). At traffic light at end of NJ 54, turn left (sign on right for US 40 East/Tuckahoe/Mays Landing) onto US 40 East and continue 4 1/4 miles. One mile after passing Richland General Store on left, turn left (sign on left for sanctuary) onto Indiana Ave. and continue 1/2 mile to end. Turn right onto Railroad Blvd. and continue to sanctuary on right.

HOVNANIAN SANCTUARY, Dover Rd., Bayville       Website

Audubon Society's largest Southern New Jersey sanctuary provides an opportunity to view forest and wetland environments of the Pine Barrens.


Northbound, Exit 77. At end of ramp, turn left (sign for Berkeley Twp. Municipal Complex/Whiting) onto Pinewald-Keswick Rd. and continue 3 1/4 miles to second light. Turn right (sign on right for Toms River) onto Co. Rt. 530 East/Dover Rd. and continue 1 1/4 miles to parking area on left.
Southbound, Exit 80. On ramp, keep left, following sign for Co. Rt. 530/South Toms River. At end of ramp, turn right onto Co. Rt. 619 North/Double Trouble Rd. and continue to traffic light. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 530 West/Dover Rd. and continue 1 3/4 miles to parking area on right, after passing 1 light, at Davenport Rd.


Northbound, Co. Rt. 530/Dover Rd. (South Toms River). At traffic light (sign on right for Whiting), turn left onto Co. Rt. 530 West/Dover Rd. and continue 1 3/4 miles to parking area on right, after passing second light.
Southbound, Co. Rt. 530/Dover Rd. (South Toms River). At Garden State Parkway Exit 80, when US 9 leaves Parkway, on ramp, keep left, following sign for Co. Rt. 530/South Toms River. At end of ramp, turn right onto Co. Rt. 619 North/Double Trouble Rd. and continue to traffic light. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 530 West/Dover Rd. and continue 1 3/4 miles to parking area on right, after passing 1 light, at Davenport Rd.

POPCORN PARK ANIMAL REFUGE, 1 Humane Way, Forked River       Website

Refuge located in South Jersey's Pinelands provides a haven for abandoned, hurt and abused animals.


Northbound, Exit 74. At end of ramp, turn left onto Co. Rt. 614/Lacey Rd. and continue 7 miles to refuge entrance on right.
Southbound, Exit 80. On ramp, keep left, following sign for Co. Rt. 530/South Toms River. At end of ramp, turn right onto Double Trouble Rd. and continue to traffic light. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 530 West/Dover Rd. and continue 3 miles to second light. Continue straight (Co. Rt. 530 turns right) on Co. Rt. 618 West (sign for Bamber Lake) 3 3/4 miles to stop sign. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 614 West/Lacey Rd. and continue 3/4 mile to entrance on right.


Northbound, Co. Rt. 614/Lacey Rd. (Forked River). At traffic light (Towne Square shopping center on left), turn left onto Co. Rt. 614/Lacey Rd. and continue 9 1/4 miles to Refuge entrance on right, 1 mile past junction with Co. Rt. 618/Dover Rd. at Bamber Lake.
Southbound, Co. Rt. 530/Dover Rd. (South Toms River). At Garden State Parkway Exit 80, when US 9 leaves Parkway, on ramp, keep left following sign for Co. Rt. 530/South Toms River. At end of ramp, turn right onto Double Trouble Rd. and continue to traffic light. Turn left onto Co. Rt. 530 West/Dover Rd. and continue 3 miles to second light. Continue straight (Co. Rt. 530 turns right) on Co. Rt. 618 West (sign for Bamber Lake) 3 3/4 miles to stop sign. Turn right onto Co. Rt. 614 West/Lacey Rd. and continue 3/4 mile to entrance on right.