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Emlen Physick Estate

1048 Washington St, Cape May, NJ 08204-1737
+1 609-884-5404
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Clueless - Rum For Your Life

What a cute little Who Done It? It was great fun being part of this murder mystery. The actors were... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Malvern, Pennsylvania
A visit to the Physick Estate!

Take a tour of a beautiful home while visiting in Cape May. Very informative! It is just something... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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1879 Emlen Physick Estate, Cape May's only Victorian house museum. Daily tours and special exhibits; trolley tours of the Historic District. Museum shop, gallery, and restaurant. Check website for guided and self-guided tour times.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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1048 Washington St, Cape May, NJ 08204-1737
+1 609-884-5404
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Reviewed 4 days ago

What a cute little Who Done It? It was great fun being part of this murder mystery. The actors were great and something different to do. I highly recommend it.

Thank lseglias
Reviewed 5 days ago

Take a tour of a beautiful home while visiting in Cape May. Very informative! It is just something to step back into time that way!

Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My daughter and I took the Cape May tour and this was an additional fee that we were not sure we would be interested in. On the contrary this was the highlight of the tour. The home is amazing to see. It has been restored...More

1  Thank Loveagoodmeal
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to take a tour of the Estate at night. It was a roughly 30 min tour. The guide told us about different things that have gone on at the house and paranormal investigations that have happened. While we were in the Billard Room...More

Thank Deidre H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent tour guide (Al) gave a good overview of the history of the building, artifacts, and the life of the family that lived in this historic home. His running commentary was very interesting and informative.

Thank alfirst2000
Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour was part of a combo tour at night with a trolley tour of part of Cape May. Both were very good. Our tour leader was very good and she made it very interesting. When in the house which was fantastic, our leader told...More

Thank Richard T
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautifully restored and curated historic home in the Stick Style. We spent a two hours at the Emlen Physick Estate. Not only can you walk through a self-guided tour of the house, but you can visit the Carriage House as well. The Carriage House...More

Thank WhatExit-NJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth the afternoon. We enjoyed the glimpse back into this old house and its residence and time period.

Thank kis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The home is a wonderfully restored Victorian with many original furnishings. There are scheduled guided tours plus an open period for self guided visitors. It's wise to check ahead for schedule. We took the self guided tour and found the docents very helpful and educational....More

Thank Ontheroadagain449
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came to cape may specifically to see the physick estate and the tickets had sold out within a half hour of opening. There was nothing on the website saying that there was a chance of tickets selling out this soon.

Thank blackriverwoman
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Cathy P
10 June 2017|
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Response from Tourcoordinator | Reviewed this property |
Yes I think so.
27 August 2016|
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Response from russellbW1191YD | Reviewed this property |
It's about four and a half miles. The Ferry offers Cape May Ferry and Tour packages, some of which include a shuttle stop at the estate. A ride via Uber might be another option.
17 July 2016|
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Response from duck213c | Reviewed this property |
There is a lot at the house I saw no sign about fee.