Best things to do in and around Cape May New Jersey

Enjoy All That This Seaside Town Has To Offer

Cape May Beach The Wilbraham Mansion & Suites, Jersey Shore, Cape May New Jersey
Visitors to the historic Victorian resort town of Cape May, New Jersey, have a wide variety of activities to choose from and enjoy all year round. Beautiful beaches, chef owner operated restaurants, historic sites and tours, agro tourism, shopping, and the arts draw several million people to Cape May annually. Cape May hosts many festivals and special events throughout the year, and there is no shortage of great food. Whether you are looking for a relaxing and tranquil get away or an on-the-go vacation, the Cape offers something for everyone.

Food & Dining Around Cape May

The Washington Inn Dining Area The Wilbraham Mansion & Suites Boutique Hotel, Cape May, NJ

Fine Dining

Upscale Dining

Louisa’s (BYOB) Closed for 2020

104 Jackson Street
609-884–5882

Freda’s Café (BYOB)

210 Ocean St
609-884-7887

Iccara Italian Bistro (BYOB)

311 Manstion St., Cape May
609-884-0200

Casual Dining

Takeaway

Agro Tourism

Cape May Winery The Wilbraham Mansion & Suites, Cape May, New Jersey

Wineries

Cape May Winery

709 Townbank Rd, Cape May, NJ 08204
Afternoon tastings and tours
609-884-1169

Willow Creek Winery

168 Stevens Street, West Cape May, NJ
609-770-8782

Hawk Haven Vineyard & Winery

600 S Railroad Ave, Rio Grand, NJ 08242
609-846-7347

Turdo Vineyards

3911 Bayshore Road North Cape May, NJ
609-898-3424

Breweries

Cape May Brewery

1228 Hornet Road, Cape May (near Cape May Airport)
609-849-9933

7 Mile Brewery

3156 Rte 9 S, Rio Grande, NJ
609-365-7777

Cold Spring Brewery

733 Seashore Rd, Cold Spring, Cape May
609-898-2300 Ext 10

Bucket Brigade Brewery

205 N Main St, Cape May Court House
609-778-2641

Distilleries

Cape May Distillery

371 NJ-47, Cape May Court House, NJ
609-305-4853

Indoor Activities

Naval Air Station Wildwood Foundation The Wilbraham Mansion & Suites, Cape May, New Jersey

Cape May Point Lighthouse

The lighthouse in Cape May Point State Park
marks the entrance to the Delaware Bay
Lighthouse Avenue, Cape May Point
609-884-8656

The Colonial House

This is the oldest house in Cape May
653 1/2 Washington St.
609-884-9100

Emlen Physick Estate

Victorian mansion built for a Cape May physician in 1878.
Run by the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts.
1048 Washington St. Cape May
609-884-5404

The Well Center for Massage

110 North Broadway, West Cape May
609-884-3177

Tours by Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts

Carriage House at 1048 Washington St. or
Information booth at Washington and Ocean Streets
609-884-5404

The Dollhouse and Miniature Museum of Cape May

Located in the Goodman House, 118 Decatur St., Cape May
609-884-6371

World War II Lookout Tower

Sunset Boulevard, Lower Township
609-884-5404

Cape May Firemen’s Museum

Washington and Franklin streets
Cape May

Theatres

Harbor Square Theatre

271 96th Street, Stone Harbor
609-830-3566

The East Lynn Theatre Company

500 Hughes St., Cape May
The First Presbyterian Church
609-884-5898

Cape May Stage

405 Lafayette St, Cape May
609-770-8311

Elaine’s Dinner Theatre

513 Lafayette St, Cape May, NJ
609-884-4358

Outdoor Activities

Cape May Lighthouse The Wilbraham Mansion & Suites, Jersey Shore, Cape May New Jersey

Aqua Trails Kayak Nature Tour

1600 Delaware Ave, Cape May
609-884-5600

Beach Plum Farm

140 Stevens Street, West Cape May, NJ
609-884-6542

Cape May Lighthouse

The lighthouse in what is now Cape May Point State Park has marked the entrance to the Delaware Bay since 1859. Walk the 199 steps up to the watch gallery for a panoramic view. Visitor’s center and museum.
215 Lighthouse Ave, Cape May Point State Park
609-884-5404

Cape May Zoo

707 N. Route 9, Cape May Court House
609-465-5271

Cape May Bird Observatory

701 E. Lake Drive, Cape May Point
609-400-3868

Historic Cold Spring Village

Reenactment of a rural community in the mid 19th century.
720 Rt. 9, Cold Spring, NJ,
609-898-2300

Sunset Beach

Sunset Blvd at Cape May Point to watch the sun set

Nature Center of Cape May

1600 Delaware Ave Cape May, NJ
609-427-3045

The Wetlands Institute

1075 Stone Harbor Blvd, Stone Harbor, NJ
609-368-1211

Cape May Whale Watch and Research Center

1231 Rt 109 South Jersey Marina, Cape May
609-898-0055

Cape May Whale Watcher

1218 Wilson Dr, Cape May
609-884-3445

World War II Lookout Tower

Sunset Boulevard, Lower Township
609-884-5404

Bay Springs Farm Alpacas

542 New England Rd, Cape May
609-884-0563

Sports

Village Bicycle Shop

605 Lafayette St, Cape May
609-884-8500

Steger Beach Service

Several locations at beach access points
609-884-3058

Cape May National Golf Club

Rt 9 and Florence Ave, Erma
609-884-1563

Avalon Golf Club

1510 Rt. 9 North, Cape May Court House
609-465-4653

Cape May Miniature Golf

315 Jackson St, Cape May
609-884-2222

Ocean Putt Golf

401 Beach Ave, Cape May
609-884-7808

Steve’s Stockton Golf

801 Beach Ave, Cape May
609-827-1379

Shopping

The Washington Street Mall The Wilbraham Mansion & Suites, Jersey Shore, Cape May New Jersey

Ripple and Root

122 Sunset Blvd, West Cape May
609-884-5554

Antique Doorknob

600 Park Blvd., West Cape May
609-884-6282

Finishing Touches of Cape May

678 Washington St, Cape May
1-800-785-5223

Cape May Peanut Butter Co.

516 Carpenter Lane, Cape May
609-898-4444

Cape May Honey Farm

135 Sunset Blvd, West Cape May
609-425-6434

Antique Emporia / Tea by the Sea

405 West Perry Street, West Cape May
609-898-3332

Flying Fish Studio

130 Park Blvd., West Cape May
609-884 2760

Cape May Wicker

203 sunset Blvd, West Cape May
609-884-1849

Cape May Linen

109 sunset Blvd. West Cape May
609-884-3630