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The Doo Wop Preservation League Museum

4500 Ocean Avenue, Wildwood, NJ 08260
+1 609-729-4000
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Like going back 50 years

Very cute and it's like revisiting the 50's and 60's. So much to see and the kids really enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Diane W
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Canton, Ohio, United States
Hit with teens

We only had to wait ten minutes for a table for 9, which we didn't mind since it was prime dinner... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
reimerks
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Lewisburg, Pennsylvania
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League and tours dedicated to preserving the twenty-five, or so, vintage ninteen-fifties hotels and motels in Wildwood.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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4500 Ocean Avenue, Wildwood, NJ 08260
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+1 609-729-4000
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very cute and it's like revisiting the 50's and 60's. So much to see and the kids really enjoyed learning about what life was like 50 years ago.

Thank Diane W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We only had to wait ten minutes for a table for 9, which we didn't mind since it was prime dinner time. The staff were excellent the food DELISH and we shared milkshakes to finish a memorable and very filling meal.

Thank reimerks
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Sadly, we first passed by it thinking it was a diner. We had to ask someone at the convention center nearby where it was. He pointed it out and told us it was probably closed. We then walked to it and decided to see if...More

1  Thank Murl R
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This restaurant is air-conditioned, clean and had great service and it is on the boardwalk in Wildwood NJ! The food was reasonably priced and tasty! We would definitely recommend this for a quick bite.

Thank barb338
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Spending every summer of my life so far in Wildwood I always loved the architecture of the Island and was so happy when they opened the museum. It's a special place to remember the ambiance of a time that has long been gone but thanks...More

Thank Sueseque
Reviewed 23 October 2016

The museum is set in an old diner atmosphere and is located across from the boardwalk, near the convention center. It is run by donations and admission is free. It is filled with many items from the 50's and brings back fond memories from that...More

Thank TennesseeEd
Reviewed 9 September 2016

I read alot about the Doo Wop Preservation but I was ery disappointed by the lack of retro items they had. I was expected to be wowed, but not. The things they did have were nice but could use more donations. They offered a tour...More

1  Thank Susan Renee O
Reviewed 1 September 2016

This museum is clearly a result of dedicated, loving people. It is small, but packed with treasures. Take you time to read the various posters and plaques. The neon light collection is impressive and a tribute to days long gone. Perhaps the best part of...More

Thank Susan O
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Lots of fun for us old timers to show our grandkids how it "used to be"! All the appliances and things from the 50's. And good ice cream too!

Thank Maureen G
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Way to much money for what little was there, took all of ten minutes and itt was dark and dirty, had to wait for someone to wait on us

Thank codybear17
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