City of Cape May

Dr. Physick’s 159th Birthday Party

Join the Friends of the Physick Estate and celebrate the 158th birthday of Dr. Emlen Physick, Cape May’s illustrious Victorian citizen. Watch a challenge croquet match between the Friends of the Physick Estate and Friends of the Cape May Lighthouse. Admission: Free

June 5

10 am

Sponsored by the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC). For more information, call 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or visit


Meet for a tour of “the other side”; our sister cape, Cape Henlopen State Park and the Junction & Breakwater Trail connecting Lewes and Rehoboth Beach.  Expect to cover approximately 20 miles throughout the day, but know that frequent stops will occur to explore the natural and cultural gems of the region.  Step back in time to the rich WWII history of Fort Miles Historic area, climb the old bunker and lookout tower and stop by the Seaside Nature Center and fishing pier.  Next a short tour through historic Lewes and marina-side stop for lunch allows a break before we tackle the converte


Upcoming Events

Sat, September 19

Backtrack Vocals Presented by MAC Rain date September 20 Come enjoy an evening of music performed by talented, local Cape May musicians.

Sat, September 26

Sun, October 25

Due to New Jersey Governor Murphy's Executive Order on outdoor gatherings and with a priority to the safety and welfare of