New Jersey Museum of Boating

1800 Bay Ave.
Point Pleasant, NJ 08742
 732-701-2581
  • Overview

    Celebrates the works of New Jersey boat builders. More than 1,000 artifacts, including boats and models indigenous to New Jersey. Exhibits include: Shipwrecks of the Jersey Shore, Ships and Artifacts of World War II, History of Pound Boat Fishing, A-Cat sailing on Barnegat Bay, PT Boats of Bayonne N.J., Rumrunners of the Jersey Coast, Denizens of the Deep, Outboard Motors of the 40's,50's,60's and 70's, A famous Racing Hydroplane hull and engine of the 1940's, and an expansive Lending Library.

    Self-guided. The museum is located at the Johnson Brothers Boat Works, Building 13
  • Amenities

    • ADA Compliant
    • Free Admission
  • Nearby:

    •  Dining

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      • Frankie's Bar & Grille
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      • Clarks Landing Dockside Grill
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      • Martell's Tiki Bar
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      • Jenkinson's Pavilion Restaurant
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      • Jack Baker's Lobster Shanty
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      • Jack Baker's Wharfside Restaurant
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      • The Mill
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        732-449-1800
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    •  Lodging

      • The Bentley Inn
        0.6 MI
        732-892-9589
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      • The Grenville Hotel & Restaurant
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        732-892-3100
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      • Bay Head Sands
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      • Rodeway Inn
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      • Point Pleasant Manor
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      • Dunes Motel by the Ocean
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        732-903-7777
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      • The Driftwood Motel
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        732-892-3519
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      • White Sands Oceanfront Resort & Spa
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        732-899-3370
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    •  Activities

      • Shell Cottage Studio
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        732-892-8561
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      • Therapeutic Touch
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        732-899-0920
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      • Beach House Classic Boardshop
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        732-714-8566
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      • Bay Head Downtown
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        732-892-0574
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      • Bay Head
        0.6 MI
        732-892-4179
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      • Frye Brewing Company
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        732-604-4263
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      • Pampered Spirit
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        732-299-8793
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      • The Pampered Spirit Mobile Massage & Spa
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    •  Events

      • Magic on the Beach
        Jun. 24 - Aug. 1, 2024
        1.9 MI
        732-892-0600
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      • DinoShore
        Aug. 12-13, 2024
        1.9 MI
        732-892-0600
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      • Movies on the Beach
        Jun. 25 - Aug. 27, 2024
        2.0 MI
        732-892-0600
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      • Princess Palooza
        Jun. 27 - Aug. 15, 2024
        2.0 MI
        732-892-0600
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      • The Little Mermen
        Jul. 18 - Aug. 22, 2024
        2.0 MI
        732-892-0600
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      • Christmas In july
        Jul. 23-24, 2024
        2.0 MI
        732-892-0600
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      • Hot Halloween
        Aug. 20-21, 2024
        2.0 MI
        732-892-0600
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      • New Jersey Symphony at Ocean County College in Toms River
        Jun. 25, 2024
        7.2 MI
        800-255-3476
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      •   Activities

        Shell Cottage Studio
        0.4 MI
        732-892-8561
        View >
      •   Activities

        Therapeutic Touch
        0.5 MI
        732-899-0920
        View >
      •   Activities

        Bay Head Downtown
        0.5 MI
        732-892-0574
        View >
      •   Activities

        Beach House Classic Boardshop
        0.5 MI
        732-714-8566
        View >
      •   Activities

        Bay Head
        0.6 MI
        732-892-4179
        View >
      •   Lodging

        The Bentley Inn
        0.6 MI
        732-892-9589
        View >
      •   Lodging

        The Grenville Hotel & Restaurant
        0.6 MI
        732-892-3100
        View >
      •   Lodging

        Bay Head Sands
        0.7 MI
        732-899-7016
        View >