Designed for learners of all ages and abilities, come take part in one of our tours here at the seaport or create your own with our friendly and knowledgeable staff. A minimum of ten participants required for a regularly scheduled tour, but you are welcome to visit the Seaport anytime without an appointment. Please contact Jaclyn Stewart Wood (609-296-8868 x 1001) with any questions or to schedule your tour!
The “Seaport Sampler” introduces the participants to the interdependence of the environment, history, traditional arts and occupations. A film in the “Life on the Edge” exhibit, live animals and taxidermy specimens, Working the Cycle exhibit, a stop to see our master decoy carver and/or our master boat builder, and a lighthouse climb are all part of our Seaport Sampler tour.
Check out a sample itinerary - Sample Schedule 2013!
Consider these Addons to extend your stay…
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|Learn what’s living in the bay with a hands-on trip out in the water using skills handed down from the Lenape Indians. Students might get wet; waders will be provided.||Be a Barnegat Bay decoy carver. Faint flat, wooden decoy shorebirds to take home and learn about their use historically.||Be a Barnegat Bay boat builder. Sand, assemble, and stain your authentic Barnegat Bay Sneakbox ore-locks while learning about the area’s rich maritime history.|