The Nature Center of Cape May Has Something for Everyone

CAPE MAY — The Nature Center of Cape May has something for everyone!

• Summer camps for children from Pre-K to 16
• Salt Marsh Safaris
• Fishing and crabbing opportunities
• Naturalist led bike tours, beachcombing and scavenger hunts
• Kayak rentals and guided tours
• Weekly campfires and story telling
• Gardening and birding programs

….plus so much more, not to mention the very best view of Cape May Harbor and the most awesome sunsets imaginable, the Nature Center must be experienced to be believed.

Always passionate, forever fun and invariably creative, the Nature Center of Cape May is your one stop for all things nature for kids of all ages this summer. Get hooked! There’s no place like it on earth.

Mondays through Fridays, there will be summer camp for kids of all ages from 9:30 till noon:

Harbor Safaris, begin at 10:30
Family Fishing Trips at 1:00 pm and 5:00 pm
Crabbing 101. Times vary depending on the tides, call for times.

Cycling the Southern Cape from 9:30 till noon
Beachcombing at the Cove from 8:30 to 9:30 (am)
Dipping for Fishes in the Harbor from 2:00 to 3:00
Summer family campfires and story telling at 7:30 pm

Harbor Safaris, begin at 10:30
Family Fishing Trips at 1:00 and 5:00 pm
Nighttime on the Beach, our popular Ghost Crab program starts at 8:30 pm in July and 8:00 pm in August
Cape May Harbor & Salt Marsh Cruise meets at 6:00 pm at the Miss Chris Marina

Cape May Family Birding Cruise meets at 10:00 am at the Miss Chris Marina

Call about our many other special programs throughout the summer, or check out our complete listing online,

Call 609-898-8848 for information; visit us at 1600 Delaware Avenue, or on the web: Mon. through Sat. from 9 to 5; Sun. from 11 to 4.

The Nature Center of Cape May (NCCM) is situated on the rim of Cape May Harbor at 1600 Delaware Avenue in Cape May. One of 10 centers operated by New Jersey Audubon, the Center provides family oriented programming in the marine sciences on a year-round basis. The public is invited to visit our campus, shop at the nature store and view the breathtaking harbor and its environment from the Trucksess Observation tower.