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Beach Haven - Museum of New Jersey Maritime History

(609) 492-0202


This corporation is a museum and research facility organized exclusively for educational purposes within the meaning of Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.  This corporation's educational purposes include, among other things, providing a facility for the public display of a significant number of marine artifacts.  The display of said artifacts will encourage maritime research, historical instruction by guest lecturers and promote the education of the public about New Jersey's maritime history.


Danny Rowland

Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017
It is just really fun. The museum is neat and organized and very informative about maritime history in NJ. There are things for kids and lots to look at. If you can appreciate anything about nautical you will have a great time here.

Jerry Thompson

Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017
Hidden gem at the Jersey shore! Great museum that has been featured on TV. You have to stop by and enjoy all their interesting artifacts. Something here for all ages. Extremely friendly staff and great exhibits. A do not miss on Long Beach Island.

Marianne MacLusky

Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018
Very interesting, great information about the history of the Jersey shore.

anthony Mazzuchin

Friday, June 30, 2017
They have a lot of interesting exhibits. Staff is incredibly friendly and knowledgeable.well worth a trip.

Victor Lewis

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017
“Fascinating place!” A huge collection of maritime history, artifacts, photos, videos, research, and more. Who knew there were so many shipwrecks and other disasters in this region?! Take your time. Select an event or two to learn about each time you visit. This place is a wealth of knowledge and stories!

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